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Charlie Victor Romeo, a play whose dialogue is derived from the transcripts of cockpit voice recorders on six crashed airliners, will play Boston and Washington, D.C., in May and June. Have a look at AVweb's review...

A power failure that hit the southern California TRACON didn't affect flights because the center's backup power system kicked in as it should. The power was back on in five minutes but the center kept operating on the generator for 90 minutes as a precaution...

AmSafe has applied to allow installation of its airbag seatbelts on any certified airplane, without the individual testing that has been required for its existing STCs. The FAA seems inclined to go along with the request, based on previous experience, but is inviting public comments because it's a departure from the usual supplementary type certificate process.