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NASA Turns Over Next-Generation Air Traffic Management Tool

NASA Turns Over Next-Generation Air Traffic Management Tool to Federal Aviation Administration

Karen Northon, NASA A new NASA-developed computer software tool designed to aid air traffic controllers was presented to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) during a ceremony Monday at the agency's headquarters in Washington. The...

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2014-07-25 20:20:37

ST. GEORGE, Utah, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest, Inc. ("SkyWest") (NASDAQ: SKYW) announced today that it expects its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, to be lower than it previously anticipated. Due primarily to the reasons discussed below, SkyWest currently estimates that its financial results will range from between a net loss of $(14.0) million to $(12.0) million resulting in an estimated loss per diluted share of $(0.28) to $(0.23). SkyWest...

2014-07-25 20:20:31

2014 Tundra, Tacoma offer competitive choices for customers NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Toyota has built a strong reputation for building some of the most reliable and fuel-efficient cars on the road today. Strong sales in any one segment of the automotive industry, is usually not enough to keep the upper brass happy. To that end Toyota has focused that same energy that has made models like the Toyota Corolla and Toyota Camry worldwide favorites on their...

2014-07-25 20:20:27

Car shoppers come from miles to visit Aristocrat Motors for new and pre-owned luxury vehicles MERRIAM, Kan., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Drivers looking for pre-owned Mercedes-Benz vehicles near Manhattan, Kansas have a great resource in the local-area Merriam, Kansas dealership, Aristocrat Mercedes-Benz at Aristocrat Motors. Located less than two hours away from Manhattan, Kansas, Aristocrat Mercedes-Benz offers an extensive selection of quality pre-owned Mercedes-Benz...

2014-07-25 20:20:24

Hesser Toyota makes room for redesigned automotive staple JANESVILLE, Wis., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Each model year presents something new for drivers to look forward to, but in the 2015 model year, one of the most loved and revered vehicles on the market is revealing a revamped appearance and performance to its fans and loyal drivers. The 2015 Toyota Camry is making its way to Janesville dealership, Hesser Toyota, and will be bringing along all of its new upgrades....

2014-07-25 20:20:23

Ingram Park Mazda assesses 2015 Mazda6, 2015 Kia Optima capabilities SAN ANTONIO, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The midsize sedan segment is one of the most competitive in the automotive industry, and two of its leaders are going headlight to headlight at San Antonio Mazda dealership Ingram Park Mazda. The 2015 Mazda6 and 2015 Kia Optima have both recently undergone intensive updates, which have only enhanced their performances. Ingram Park Mazda hopes to establish that a...

2014-07-25 16:20:53

HERNDON, Va., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, with a potential value of $205 million, to continue providing mission logistics services in support of combat brigades training at the National Training Center in Fort Irwin, California. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO The contract covers one base year and two one-year options. Support will include the full range of...

2014-07-25 16:20:52

ARLINGTON, Va., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Bill Graves issued the following statement on the resignation of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrator Anne Ferro: "In her time with FMCSA, Administrator Ferro was a passionate advocate for the agency. We wish her well in her new role at the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators and look forward to working with her on commercial driver licensing issues." American...

2014-07-25 16:20:48

Mid-size GS 350 among latest Lexus offerings highlighted by Lexus of Naperville NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Since its release back in the early nineties, the Lexus GS has garnered a great deal of popularity in the Northern Illinois area, as the sedan is one of the most well-balanced models in the Lexus lineup. Over the last two decades, the mid-size car has developed a reputation of unrivaled luxury, and throughout its four successful generations, the GS...

2014-07-25 16:20:36

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Dodge to auction first production 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, the fastest and most powerful muscle car ever, during Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas with all proceeds benefitting Opportunity Village -- Iconic one-of-one Challenger SRT Hellcat features Viper-exclusive Stryker Red paint, special Hellcat badging, specific VIN0001 documentation build package and additional one-of-a-kind memorabilia...

2014-07-25 12:27:13

DUBLIN, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Electronic Cartography Market by Application, Components, Marine Electronic Navigation Systems, Aviation Electronic Navigation Systems, Marine Electronic Charts Licensing Mode, Geography - Forecast and Analysis, 2014-2020" report to their offering. The Electronic Cartography Market Is Estimated At $19,542.68 Million In 2014 And Is Expected To Register A CAGR Of 1.46% To Reach $21,560.43 Million By...


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DINA S.A.
2014-06-23 06:49:58

DINA S.A. is a Mexican automotive manufacturer of heavy trucks, specialty trucks, urban buses, armored military vehicles and intercity coaches. The company was founded in 1951 and is owned by the Gomez Flores family located in Ciudad Sahagun, Hidalgo, Mexico. Products manufactured by DINA are distributed to the UK, US, Russia, Iran, Egypt, Syria, Mexico, Nicaragua and other Central and South American countries. The company was founded under the name Diesel Nacional S.A. with an...

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM)
2014-06-23 06:39:08

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM) was founded in 1946 under the Willys Mexicana SA name and manufactured automobiles in Mexico until 1989. It originally produced vehicles licensed under Willys-Overland and American Motors Corporation (AMC). In 1963 the company became government controlled so VAM became its own company, transforming from Willys Mexicana through an agreement with AMC and the government. In late 1980 Renault assumed the majority of AMC ownership in VAM and the last...

Alpha Sports
2014-06-23 06:23:23

Alpha Sports (ASP) is a kit car manufacturer from Australia founded in 1962.The original cars produced were based on the Lotus Seven, but over time were redesigned into their own style. ASP cars have also competed in various racing events. In the 1960s Rory Thompson and Ray Lewis built cars based on the Lotus Seven called the “Bacchus Clubman.” Engines used were a BMC B-Series 1500. Later Models were called ASP with their workshop located at Alpha House, Alpha Street, Kensington,...

Holden
2014-06-18 08:33:12

Holden is the shortened name for GM Holden LTD located in Australia. It is an automaker that began in 1856 as a manufacturer of saddles and entered into automobile manufacturing in 1908. In 1931 the company became a subsidiary of GM and was named GM Holden LTD. In 1998 the name was changed to Holden LTD and adopted the name Holden in 2005. On December 11, 2013, Holden announced they will cease production at the end of 2017. Holden produces GM vehicles in Australia along with other brand...

Mastretta
2014-06-18 08:19:49

Mastretta is the shortened name for Mastrettadesign Tecnoidea SA de CV, a Mexican car manufacturer founded in 1987 by Daniel Mastretta. Initially, the company produced a limited amount of kit cars, buses and trucks until 2010 when the in-house MXT was developed. In 1990, Mastretta produced microbuses’ for the metropolitan area as well as buses for the urban area. In 1998 they produced their first kit car built on a Volkswagen frame -- the Unidiserio Mastretta MXA. The engine was a VW...

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Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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