October 24, 2008
Alton K. Marth
Officials of the Maderal County Sheriff’s Department say there has been no conclusion as yet on whether several bones found at the site of the Steve Fossett crash are human remains. Once the forensics expert has made a conclusion, the bones will be examined for DNA to positively identify them as those of Fossett. His aircraft was located recently in the mountains of western California.
Contemplating IFR flight scenarios for airports like Delta, Utah, is excellent review for any instrument pilot. That's because briefing for a flight into and out of Delta covers bases unlikely to be encountered on your next two-hour tour of your home field approaches.
Cessna reports "strong deliveries" of the new TTx since being awarded an FAA type certificate in June, and Brazil has followed suit.
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