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GREAT AVIATION BOOKS FOR HOLIDAY GIFTS

  The best holiday gifts money can buy are books. They are also inexpensive to ship ($2.50 for USPS “media mail”). If you have friends, neighbors, relatives, or airport and pilot colleagues who may be remotely interested in aviation, the following list of aviation books will pleasantly entertain these people:   Jonathan Livingston Seagull by…

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A popular commuter turboprop, the Dornier

COMMERCIAL AVIATION’S BLIGHT: REGIONAL CARRIERS

COMMERCIAL AVIATION’S BLIGHT-REGIONAL CARRIERS Once again, a regional airline has embarrassed the aviation community. A Saab 340 aircraft operated by Silver Airways landed at the wrong airport in West Virginia. Silver Airways flight # 4049 was en route to the North Central West Virginia airport but landed at to the Fairmont  Municipal-Frankman Field airport by…

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