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  • Lufthansa's restored Starliner to be airborne in 2011


    Lufthansa Technik is hoping to restore its Lockheed L-1649 to airworthy condition by 2011, after opening a new hangar in which the work will be performed...


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  • FAA details air traffic control tower closures


    The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will begin closing 149 contract air traffic control towers at small...


  • Lufthansa aims to restore and fly Lockheed Starliner


    <P style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">German flag-carrier Lufthansa’s historic flight foundation <A ...


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  • FAA details air traffic control tower closures

    News | 22 Mar 2013 20:04 | Edward Russell

    The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will begin closing 149 contract air traffic control towers at small airports from 7 April, as a result of sequester-related...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-details-air-traffic-control-tower-closures-383800/
  • Lufthansa's restored Starliner to be airborne in 2011

    News | 23 Nov 2008 16:11 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Lufthansa Technik is hoping to restore its Lockheed L-1649 to airworthy condition by 2011, after opening a new hangar in which the work will be performed...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansas-restored-Starliner-to-be-airborne-in-2011-319229/
  • Lufthansa aims to restore and fly Lockheed Starliner

    News | 28 Dec 2007 22:18 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <P style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">German flag-carrier Lufthansa’s historic flight foundation <A href="https://www.dlbs.de/0index.asp" target=_blank>Lufthansa&nbsp;Berlin Stiftung</A> is intending to restore a <A href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lockheed_Constellation" target=_blank>Lockheed&nbsp;L-1649 Starliner</A> to airworthy condition after acquiring three of the type at a bankruptcy auction in the <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">USA</st1:place></st1:country-region>.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">Two of the aircraft, registered N7316C and N8083H, were originally delivered to Trans World Airlines in 1957-58 and are stored at <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Auburn-Lewiston</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Airport</st1:PlaceType> in <st1:State w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Maine</st1:place></st1:State>. The third, N974R, was put into service with Lufthansa as a ‘Super Star’ inhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-aims-to-restore-and-fly-Lockheed-Starliner-220548/