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One Week Wonder – Zenith Plans to do it again!

The EAA AVIATION CENTER in OSHKOSH, Wis. announced yesterday that Zenith Aircraft will AGAIN be building one of their aircraft during the event commonly called "Oshkosh" and officially called "EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014." For those of you not into Aviation, Oshkosh is kinda like Woodstock except without Jimi Hendrix on guitar.  It's simply where people who are "Plane Nuts" are "Cleared for Weird."  They li ...

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Boeing increases 787 Dreamliner production to 10 airplanes per month

NN News According to sources at Boeing in Everett Washington, the company has "rolled out the first Boeing 787 Dreamliner built at the rate of 10 airplanes per month." This makes the 155th of such airplanes built which is now the 787-8 model and this latest aircraft will be delivered to the International Lease Finance Corp. for operation by Aeromexico. Boeing claims that the new 10 per month rate is the hig ...

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Do U hear DA Words Coming out of My Mouth Computer!?!

NN News What Are You Trying to Say to me Computer!?! By Rich Clark 1-17-14 The language of computers can be confusing and frustrating, know what I mean!?!  Words used in computing sound like the words we use everyday when we talk to each other...except when they are not.   Let me tell you what I mean. For example, everyone knows the words throttle and default, right!?! THROTTLE: A throttle on an airplane or ...

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Lockheed Martin Wins Finn Deal

NN News In recent news Lockheed-Martin announced that they won a large foreign military sales contract (over $13 million) with Finland to support additional integration of the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM) onto the Finnish Air Force F-18C/D aircraft. According to Lockheed-Martin's website (www.lockheedmartin.com/), this is the third such contract for Finland and includes wind tunnel models a ...

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Keep Your Technology Protected!!! OR ELSE!!!

Keep Your Technology Protected!!! Many may have received a new personal technology device during this holiday season.  While many  purchase additional warranty for the new device, few buy one of the first lines of protection to truly protect their device.  Now most of us have power strips, a surge protector, or a battery backup power supply also know as Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) for many of our plu ...

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Cessna 162 Skycatcher Offers New Category Option

NN News Initially the new Cessna 162 aircraft was strictly purposed for the Light Sport Pilot market, yet in the later half of 2012 Cessna announced they will be moving the 162 Skycatcher also into the  PRIMARY aircraft category, and out of strictly the Light Sport Aircraft category. This move will aid in the certification process with countries worldwide. “The Skycatcher will be transitioned into the prima ...

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EAA Ski-Plane Fly-In Scheduled for 8 Feb 14

NN News The EAA Ski-Plane Fly-In has been delayed from Jan to 8 Feb this year, we were informed, in order to ensure for better snow cover at Pioneer Field where the ski-equipped aircraft arrive at Oshkosh, Wisconsin.  From the EAA Air Venture Museum's Website (http://www.airventuremuseum.org/) here is some more information on the event: Join us for one of the area's most colorful events, the annual EAA Skip ...

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8 New 737-800s on Order from Boeing

ALGIERS, Algeria, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE:BA) and Air Algerie today announced a commitment for eight Next-Generation 737-800 airplanes. When finalized, the order will be worth $724 million at list prices and will be posted to the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website. Today's announcement represents a key part of the airline's continued fleet renewal and expansion. "The 737-800 continues ...

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1-8-14 – BUYING NEW TECHNOLOGY

1-8-14 - BUYING NEW TECHNOLOGY- Rich Clark – NN News Staff Buying a new personal technology device can be a daunting task, period. There are so many options, and price ranges.  So before one heads out to the local computer store or on-line retailer you should determine what you really need in a personal computing device. First of all will a tablet, a laptop, or a desktop system meet your needs? For example, ...

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