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- WWF calls for 'collaboration'. BEDINGTON, ED // Meat Trades Journal;1/31/2014, p2
The article presents the insights of World Wildlife Fund (WWF) food policy advisor Duncan Williamson and meat industry organization Eblex communications manager James Wilde regarding the issue of sustainability in global productions.
- TAKE ACTION ON AGE 60 NOW. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;1/8/2007, Vol. 166 Issue 2, p7
This article reflects on the Age 60 Rule for commercial airline pilots in the U.S. Obviously there are some 60-year-olds that should retire, and should be required to retire. That is why there are strict, frequent, physicals. Do away with the number 60. Put absolute faith in the physical...
- Public Service: Life After the Winged Badge. Stephens, Ernie // Rotor & Wing;4/15/2011, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p10
The author comments on the issue of retirement among helicopter pilots. He says that many will be looking for a second career regardless of why someone has decided to retire. Retired pilots are generally hired by a few departments as non-sworn members. The industry tends to welcome pilots'...
- US airlines' pension problem. // Interavia Business & Technology;Autumn2004, Vol. 59 Issue 677, p21
It is estimated that the pension plans of U.S. legacy carriers are currently underfunded to the tune of $31 billion. The problem has been highlighted by the news that United Airlines and U.S. Airways will not be making a combined $600 million in pension contributions in 2004 to ease their...
- New Vectors for Len. Morgan, Len // Flying;Jan2004, Vol. 131 Issue 1, p60
Discusses the concept of retirement for air pilots in the airline industry in the U.S. Age of retirement; Negative effects of retirement; Pension money of retirees.
- The Relentless March of the Robot Planes. // Air Safety Week;8/7/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 31, p1
The article discusses issues related to the move toward unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). India and China have been the first to feel the shortage of adequately trained pilots as they expand their commercial aviation sectors. A certain percentage of airline pilots do not support any extension of...
- Retirement flight. Block, Thomas // Flying;Jan1999, Vol. 126 Issue 1, p95
Focuses on the author's flight from Florida to North Carolina to attend the retirement party of a fellow US Airways pilot, Captain John Councilman. Information on Councilman; Account about a datalink message sent to Councilman; Highlights of the flight.
- Airworthiness Directives. Searles, Robert A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Oct2004, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p176
The article presents information on various activities taking place in the aviation industry. Bell 407 helicopters created a component history card or equivalent record for each cross-tube assembly and establish a retirement index number for those assemblies. Eurocopter EC 155B and B1...
- BREEDERS OF NOTE: JAMES PLAISTED WILDE. Cunningham, Ed // American Rose;Apr2005, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p29
Focuses on the efforts of lawyer James Plaisted Wilde in hybridizing and growing roses in England during the 19th century. Characteristics of the Penzance roses introduced by Wilde; Influence of Penzance roses on the works of other rose breeders; Description of several Penzance roses, including...