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Air Transportation Disasters

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  • Drones to protect airliners from missiles?

     
    Visitors pass an unmanned aerial vehicle system made by Northrop Grumman defense corporation, at the Farnborough, England aerospace show, July 17, 2008. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis) by Frank James The threat of shoulder-fired missiles being fired at...
  • McCain helicopters to Letterman in N.Y.

     
    by Jill Zuckman With Newark Airport delaying Sen. John McCain's airplane from landing for two hours this afternoon, McCain knew he might be late - or gasp! - miss the taping of David Letterman's show. After having stiffed the late......
  • Oh, happy day -- FAU DT is in Monroe

     
    It had been a bad day. On the plane on time in WPB, but had to sit on the runway for 90 minutes before we could take off due to bad weather in Atlanta. Of course, that meant missing......
  • Bush: Ousting Saddam was right

     
    by Frank James President Bush traveled today to Ft. Campbell, Kentucky, home of the 101st Airborne. It was a chance for Bush to visit with one of the few groups of Americans where his popularity remains relatively high, the......
  • Yo, Mr. T.: Dan Reeves would like to coach again

     
    Interesting stuff from Dan Reeves on Sirius today regarding his desire to return to coaching and his thoughts on the Broncos firing Mike Shanahan. Click below for the news release from our satellite friends.......
  • Muslim family's airline saga and apology

     
    by Cynthia Dizikes After helping to deliver the District of Columbia's first baby of 2009, Dr. Kashif Irfan boarded a flight to Orlando with his wife, three children and other relatives to participate in a retreat on the peaceful practice......
  • Tonight at The Burrow: FAU vs. Louisiana-Monroe

     
    BATTLE FOR THE BELT BASEMENT While I like how the ULM folks are billing it as a ???Battle of the Birds,??? in reality tonight???s game features the worst team in the Belt East vs. worst in the Belt West. 5px......
  • Sully Visits Letterman: Feb. 10

     
    This just in, gang: Sully, the man we all want behind the wheel the next time we get on a bird, is gonna be on Dave (for more on this guy, see post below) on Feb. 10. The whole crew......
  • Sully, Sully Everywhere, Except...

     
    ..."The Today Show." Or almost. The morning leader - spurned by the Sully camp three weeks ago for a much bigger fish, "60 Minutes" - barely acknowledged the Hero of the Hudson on this morning's show. Natalie Morales finally......
  • Alex Rodriguez twice delayed ESPN interview Monday

     
    Here is the full transcript of ESPN's A-Rod interview. (I'm going to try to go more with text than video when possible for now, because WatchDog Nation is getting fed up with how long it takes this site to load.)......
  • Plane crash kills 49 near Buffalo, NY

     
    Smoke rises from a burning plane after it crashed into a house in Clarence Center, N.Y., Thursday Feb. 12, 2009. (AP Photo/David Duprey) by Frank James and updated Today's big national story was supposed to be the House vote......