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  • Picture: Embry Riddle flight school destroyed in Christmas Day tornado reopens for business with 60 new aircraft


    <P>Students took to the classrooms and flight line of <A href="http://www.erau.edu/" target=_blank>Embry Riddle...


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  • AirTran examines seasonal flights after cutting year-round flights at Daytona

    News | 12 Mar 2008 14:36 | Megan Kuhn

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal><span class=SpellE>AirTran</span> Airways will discontinue formerly year-round <st1:City w:st="on">Daytona Beach</st1:City>, <st1:State w:st="on">Florida</st1:State>-<st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Atlanta</st1:City></st1:place> service beginning in June, but plans are underway to resume the service at some point on a seasonal basis.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>“Daytona Beach service is just over a year old for us, so [we’re] still working at determining the best strategy for seasonal flying there, but as of right now the service will go on hiatus starting June 12 this year and the date has not been set at this point for resumption next season,” an airline spokeswoman says in an e-mail. </p> <p class=MsoNormal>But <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Daytona Beach</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">International</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Airporhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirTran-examines-seasonal-flights-after-cutting-year-round-flights-at-Daytona-312307/
  • AirTran to launch Florida service from LaGuardia

    News | 14 Nov 2007 16:44 | Megan Kuhn

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p><span class=spelle><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>AirTran</span></span><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'> Airways will compete with legacy and budget carriers when it links New York LaGuardia airport with Tampa International and Daytona Beach International airports with nonstop service starting February 14.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p><span class=spelle><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>AirTran</span></span><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'> will also increase service between LaGuardia and Orlando International airport to thrice daily.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>American Airlines and Delta Air Lines fly from LaGuardia to <st1:City u1:st="on">Tampa</st1:City>; Continental Airlines, <span class=spelle>JetBlue</span> Airways and USA3000 also connect <st1:State u1:st="on">New York</sthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirTran-to-launch-Florida-service-from-LaGuardia-305796/
  • Jeppesen, Sensis join Lockheed's 'airport of the future' program

    News | 26 Mar 2007 21:34 | Graham Warwick

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Lockheed Martin has added Jeppesen and Sensis to an industry team working with <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Embry-Riddle</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Aeronautical</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">University</st1:PlaceType> and <st1:State w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Florida</st1:place></st1:State>’s Daytona Beach International Airport (DBIA) on a three-year project to develop a prototype operationally integrated airport. <o:p></o:p></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>System components of the Integrated Airport Project are being showcased in a technology demonstration at DBIA on March 27 and 28, the first of three evaluation periods planned for this year.<o:p></o:p></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Jeppesen and Sensis have been added to the Airport of the Future consortium co-ledhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jeppesen-Sensis-join-Lockheeds-airport-of-the-future-program-299668/
  • Picture: Embry Riddle flight school destroyed in Christmas Day tornado reopens for business with 60 new aircraft

    News | 17 Jan 2007 16:29 | John Croft

    <P>Students took to the classrooms and flight line of <A href="http://www.erau.edu/" target=_blank>Embry Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU)</A> at the Daytona Beach international airport on 16 January, only 22 days after <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/Articles/2007/01/09/211435/florida-embry-riddle-flight-school-races-to-replace-fleet-after-christmas-tornado-destroyed-60-of-aircraft.html" target=_blank>a powerful tornado destroyed or damaged 50 of its 65 training aircraft and multiple buildings on 25 December</A>. </P> <P>In addition to work crews who patched up classrooms, the aviation industry helped out by assisting ERAU in quickly finding replacement leased aircraft for the training fleet. </P> <P>“You can’t tell anything happened,” says university spokesman Jim Hampton of the renewed flight line, which is now numbers 70 aircraft (pictured below). “People from industry responded overwhelmingly and immediately.” <BR><BR></P> <P align=center><IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHThttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Picture-Embry-Riddle-flight-school-destroyed-in-Christmas-Day-tornado-reopens-for-business-with-60-new-aircraft-211583/