Articles Of Interest

Below are current and important articles, gleaned from the nation’s press, which the New Jersey Aviation Association feels contain views and/or discussions relevant to the problems facing our members. Please direct any comments, questions or further sources of “Articles of Interest” to the NJAA office at 856 234-2552 or email us at info@njaviation.org . Please note that all content reprinted on the NJAA pages is used with permission of the author.

February 22, 2005

SECRETARY MINETA LOOKS AT FINANCING OPTIONS

INHOFE INTRODUCES BILL TO BOOST PILOT RETIREMENT AGE

February 21, 2005

FAA BUDGET PROPOSAL WOULD CUT AIP, F&E, ACCELERATE TRUST FUND DEPLETION

BURNS TAKES OVER SENATE AVIATION SUBCOMMITTEE

January 24, 2005

FRACTIONAL OWNERSHIP PROVIDERS HIRE 30 PILOTS IN DECEMBER

HELICOPTER MARKET SHOWS FEW SIGNS OF GROWTH, FORECAST SAYS

PROPONENTS OF CUTTING BUSINESS AIRCRAFT SECURITY CURBS WON’T FIND COMFORT IN CLARKE ARTICLE

January 19, 2005

DOT Seeks Applications for $20 Million in Grants To Improve Air Service to Small Communities

January 18, 2005

AOPA: Cargo Proposal Could Obstruct GA Airport Access

January 17, 2005

Business Aviation Ready for Recovery

May 9, 2003

Mayor Daley’s Goof

From the April 28 issue of Forbes Magazine and authored by Publisher, Rich Karlgaard.

April 4, 2003

General Aviation Aircraft “Two-Lock” FAQ

MEMORANDUM FROM NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

March 31, 2003

SciJinks: Interactive Weather Study for Young Pilots

Article sent to NJAA by Scott Marrett, Education and Public Outreach at NASA New Millennium Program – Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA

February 7, 2003

IMPORTANT READING: ‘Requiem for an Airport’

ANN Editor-In-Chief, Jim Campbell, received this letter late Tuesday afternoon and decided that this MUST be published immediately, widely, and prominently. We urge you all to PLEASE read this… and act accordingly! –ANN Editorial Staff

February 5, 2003

TRIBUTE TO COLUMBIA – By Jim Campbell, Editor, Aero-News Net

September 09, 2002

DIGITAL RULES – By Rich Karlgaard, Forbes Publisher

April 12, 2002

Small Airports — To Be Or Not To Be?

NASA wants America’s communities to take one giant leap forward. All they need is a small airport.

By John Croft/Aviation Week & Space Technology

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December 02, 2001

The Problems and Promise of General Aviation in New Jersey

August 13, 2001

Air Taxis: More Than a Flight of Fancy. Otis Port reviews the book FREE FLIGHT: From Airline Hell to a New Age of Travel, by James Fallows for Business Week Online

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June 04, 2001

U.S. Needs An ‘Interstate Runway’ Program – By Herbert D. Kelleher

June 01, 2001

Mid-Atlantic Aviation Coalition’s Recommendations

May 25, 2001

The Soul of a New Flying Machine – The Atlantic Online interview with James Fallows by Sage Stossel

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