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Kamis, 30 April 2009 | 16:41 WIB

TEMPO Interaktif, Tangerang: Pesawat latih milik Sekolah Tinggi Penerbangan Indonesia (STPI) Curug, Kabupaten Tangerang jatuh di Tenjo, Bogor, siang ini. "Di dalam pesawat ada seorang instruktur dan dua taruna," ujar Kepala Bandara Budiarto Curug, Budi Kuncoro kepada Tempo.

Menurutnya, pesawat naas itu adalah pesawat latih dengan nomor pesawat PKANW dan tipe Sundowner. Di dalam pesawat itu terdapat pilot, instruktur penerbangan Nicolas Burung dan dua taruna STPI.

Namun Budi belum bisa memastikan nasib keempat orang yang berada didalam pesawat latih tersebut.

Juru bicara STPI Curug Vety ketika dihubungi belum bisa memberikan keterangan soal musibah tersebut. "Semua masih kami konfirmasi termasuk nama-nama taruna yang ada dalam pesawat," katanya.

AAAS American Association for the Advancement of Science
AAWU Alaskan Aviation Weather Unit
ACARS ARINC Communications Addressing and Reporting System
ADDS Aviation Digital Data Service
AFOS Automation of Field Operations and Services
AFSS Automated Flight Service Station
AFTN Air Force Television Network
AFWA Air Force Weather Agency
AGFS Aviation Gridded Forecast System
AGL Above Ground Level
AIRMET Airman's Meteorological advisory (WA)
AIV Aviation Impact Variables
AMS American Meteorology Society
ANBURS Alphanumeric Backup Replacement System
AOB Aviation Operations Branch
AOPA Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
APST Aviation Products and Services Team
ARAM Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
ARINC Aeronautical Radio, Incorporated
ARSI Atmospheric Research System, Inc.
ARTCC Air Route Traffic Control Center
ASB Aviation Support Branch
ASC Aviation Services Coordinator
ASD Aircraft Situation Display (ARINC)
ASIST Aviation Safety Investment Strategy Team (NASA)
ASOS Automated Surface Observing System
ATA Air Transport Association
ATC Air Traffic Control
ATCSCC Air Traffic Control System Command Center
AVARS Aircraft Vertical Acceleration Reporting System
AVN Aviation Model (forecast tool)
AWC Aviation Weather Center
AWIPS Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System

BAMS Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
BLM Bureau of Land Management
BPAA Business Pilots Aircraft Association
BUFR Binary Universal Format for data Records

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CAeM Commission for Aeronautical Meteorology
CAFTI Committee on Analysis and Forecast Techniques Implementation
CANAM Canadian/American
CAPS Center for Analysis and Prediction of Storms
CASC Central Administrative Support Center
CAT Clear Air Turbulence
CDB Computing Development Branch (NCEP)
CDM Collaborative Decision Making
CFO Chief Financial Officer
CGEN Convective SIGMET Generation
CIP Current Icing Potential
COMET Cooperative program for Operational Meteorology, Education, and Training
CONUS Continental United States
CSI Conditional Symmetric Instability
CSI Critical Success Index
CSTAR Collaborative Science, Technology, and Applied Research
CWA Center Weather Advisory - CWSU
CWSU Center Weather Service Unit

DBNET Distributed Brokered NETworking
DDS Domestic Data Service
DIFAX Digital Facsimile
DOD Department of Defense

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EAA Experimental Aircraft Association
EC Environment Canada
EFF Experimental Forecast Facility
EMC Environmental Modeling Center
EPRI Electric Power Research Institute
EPSCoR Experimental Program for the Stimulation of Competitive Research
EPV Equivalent Potential Vorticity
Eta Greek letter, describes a constant height coordinate model system

FA Area Forecast
FAA Federal Aviation Administration
FAA/AWR Federal Aviation Administration/Aviation Weather Research Division
FAA/ARW Federal Aviation Administration/Aviation Requirements - Weather group
FAR Federal Aviation Regulation
FAR False Alarm Ratio
FAWS Flight Advisory Weather Service
FD Winds and Temperatures Aloft Forecasts
FIAS Flight Information Advisory Service
FIP Forecast Icing Potential
FIR Flight Information Region
FOUS Forecast Output United States
FSL Forecast Systems Laboratory
FSS Flight Service Station
FTE Full Time Employee
FTP File Transfer Protocol
FVT Forecast Verification Tool
FY Fiscal Year

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G-Airmet Graphical Airmet
GAI Global Atmospherics, Inc.
GAMA General Aviation Manufacturers Association
GDS GeoMet Data Services
GEMPAK General Environmental Meteorological Package (programming language)
GFA Graphical Area Forecast
GFDL Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (ERL)
GOES Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite
GPS Global Positioning System
GSA General Services Administration
GTG Graphical Turbulence Guidance
GUI Graphical User Interface

HPC Hydrometeorological Prediction Center
HUD Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Department of

IATA International Air Transport Association
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization
IDS International Data Service
IFFDP International Flight Folder Documentation Program
IFR Instrument Flight Rules
IIDA Integrated Icing Diagnostic Algorithm
IOS Integrated Operational Services
IR Infrared
ISCS International Satellite Communications System
ITWS Integrated Terminal Weather System
ITT Information Technology Team

JMA Japanese Meteorological Agency

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KCFB Kansas City Federal Building
KMARD Kansas Modernization and Restructuring Demonstration
KU University of Kansas

LAN Local Area Network
LDADS Local Data Acquisition and Dissemination System
LDM Local Data Manager
LIFR Low Instrument Flight Rules
LINUX UNIX-like computer operating system
LIVV Lifted Index Vertical Velocity
LLP Lightning Location and Protection
LLWS Low Level Wind Shear
LOT Local Office Team
LPATS Lightning Position and Tracking System

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MARD Modernization and Restructuring Demonstration
MBRFC Missouri Basin River Forecast Center
McIDAS Man Computer Interactive Data Acquisition System
MESO Mesoscale Convective Unit
METAR Meteorological Aviation Report
MIC Meteorologist In Charge
MOA Memorandum of Agreement
MOS Model Output Statistics applications
MOREnet Missouri Research and Education Network
MPC Marine Prediction Center
MVFR Marginal Visual Flight Rules
MWAVE Mountain Wave algorithm
MWO Meteorological Watch Office

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NACA National Advisory Committee on Aeronautics
NADIN National Airspace Data Interchange Network (FAA)
NAOS North American Atmospheric Observing System
NAP NCEP Advisory Panel
NAS National Airspace System
NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NATA National Air Transportation Assoc.
NAWAU National Aviation Weather Advisory Unit
N-AWIPS National Centers-AWIPS
NBAA National Business Aviation Association
NC National Center(s)
NCAR National Center for Atmospheric Research
NCAR/RAP National Center for Atmospheric Research/Research Applications Program
NCEP National Centers for Environmental Prediction
NCO NCEP Central Operations
NCDB NCEP Computer Development Branch
NCWD National Convective Weather Diagnostic
NCWF National Convective Weather Forecast
NESDIS National Environmental Satellite, Data and Information Service
NESDIS/SAB National Environmental Satellite, Data and Information Service/Satellite Analysis Branch
NEXRAD Next Generation Weather Radar
NGM Nested Grid Model
NIDS NEXRAD Information Distribution Service
NLDN National Lightning Detection Network
NMC National Meteorological Center
NMOC National Meteorological Operations Centre (Australia)
NNICE Neural Network for Icing
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NOTAM Notice to Airmen
NPRA National Performance Results Act
NPSU National Public Service Unit
NSF National Science Foundation
NSSFC National Severe Storms Forecast Center
NSSL National Severe Storms Laboratory
NTSB National Transportation Safety Board
NWS National Weather Service
NWSEO National Weather Service Employees Organization
NWSH National Weather Service Headquarters
NWSTC National Weather Service Training Center
NWSTG National Weather Service Telecommunications Gateway

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OCS Oklahoma Climatological Survey
OFCM Office of the Federal Coordinator for Meteorological Services and Supporting Research
OM Office of Meteorology
OSD Office of Systems Development
OSO Office of Systems Operations
OU University of Oklahoma

PC Personal Computer
PDT Product Development Team
PIREP Pilot Report
POD Probability Of Detection
PPI Plane Position Indicator
PRC Planning and Research Corporation
PUP Principal User Processor

QTP Quality Through Partnership

RAFC Regional Area Forecast Center
RAM Regional Area Meteorologist
RCM Radar Coded Message
RF Radio Frequency
RFC River Forecast Center
RFI Radio Frequency Interference
RFP Request For Proposal
RMTN Regional Meteorological Telecommunications Network
ROB Radar coded Observation
RSIS RS Information Services, Inc.
RTA Remote To AFOS
RTVS Real Time Verification System
RUC Rapid Update Cycle (forecast model)

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SAMEX Storm and Mesoscale Ensemble Experiment
SELS Severe Local Storms
SIGMET Significant Meteorological advisory (WS)
SIGWX Significant Weather
SLD Supercooled Large Drops
SMG Space flight Meteorology Group (NOAA)
SOO Scientific Operations Officer
SPC Storm Prediction Center
SRRS Systems Record Retention System (AFOS)
SUNYA State University of New York - Albany

TAF Terminal Aerodrome Forecast
TAMU Tropical Aviation Meteorological Unit
TAP Transition Aviation Project
TDL Techniques Development Laboratory
TDU Techniques Development Unit
TDWR Terminal Doppler Weather Radar
Telcon Telephone Conversation
TKE Turbulent Kinetic Energy
TPC Tropical Prediction Center
TRMM Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (global change)
TWEB Transcribed Weather En route Broadcast

UCAR University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
UKMETO United Kingdom Meteorological Office
UPS Uninterruptible Power Supply
UPS United Parcel Service
USAF United States Air Force
USGS United States Geological Survey - Department of Interior
USMC United States Marine Corps
USWB United States Weather Bureau
USWRP United States Weather Research Program (NWS, NSF)

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VAAC Volcanic Ash Advisory Centers
VAD Velocity Azimuth Display (NEXRAD)
VAS VISSR Atmospheric Sounder
VDUC VAS Data Utilization Center
VFR Visual Flight Rules
VGF Virtual Graphics File
VHF Very High Frequency (Radio)
VIL Vertically Integrated Liquid water
VISSR Visible and Infrared Spin Scan Radiometer
VOR VHF Omnidirectional Range (Navigational aid)
VV Vertical Velocity
VVSTORM model-based convection algorithm

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WAFC World Area Forecast Center
WAFS World Area Forecast System
WB Weather Bureau
WCM Warning Coordination Meteorologist
WEFAX Weather Facsimile
WFO Weather Forecast Office
WMO World Meteorological Organization
WMO World Meteorological Organization
WMSCR Weather Message Switching Center Replacement
WSR-88D Weather Surveillance Radar, 1988 Doppler

Y2K Year 2000

I have received some reports of difficulty downloading the software so I have provided this mirror page for your convenience.

PC Software

  • NAV333.ZIP (200k) Requires VBRUN200.DLL. After unzipping NAV333.ZIP and VBRUN200.ZIP, move VBRUN200.DLL into the same directory as the NAV333 files.
  • PCFPLN11.ZIP (299k) License warns: "This program shall not be used by commercial-, military- or governmental operators without a special licence agreement with the author! Also for general use in a flying club or similar, a special agreement is required."

Mac Software


Flight Simulator Instructor

Cathay Pacific Airways dedicated Simulator Instructors provide comprehensive training on B747, B744, B777, A330 and A340 synthetic flight training devices at it's Flight Training Centre in Hong Kong.

We invite those with relevant airline check and/or training backgrounds, or equivalent military experience, to submit an application.

Applicants with a current or previously held ATPL and a Boeing or Airbus endorsement will be preferred.

Microsoft Office and PowerPoint knowledge are beneficial.








R&T Operations Officer – CUPID Operations (3-year contract)

This role is available to Hong Kong residents or to those who have the right to work in Hong Kong.

Department : Worldwide Reservations & Ticketing

Reports to : R&T Operations Supervisor

We are looking for a high-caliber individual to join R&T Operations team in Worldwide Reservations & Ticketing Department.

Key responsibilities:

  • Update and maintain accurate flight schedule information to ARO & CRSs. Ensure CX & KA schedules are display in all accessible channels.
  • Update and maintain accurate seat maps for all aircraft types.
  • Perform schedule change function. Handle both scheduled (winter & summer schedule updating) and ad hoc schedule change updating. Reflect the latest schedule in Cupid display and every passenger’s record.
  • Handle all code-share and joint venture activities in CUPID to ensure the flight information and passengers data are correctly reflected in both operating and marketing carriers.
  • Perform inventory close out & adjust flight profile when aircraft switch occurs.
  • Handle KA complicated passenger service requests (e.g. MEDA, Stretcher). Coordinate with airports, FOP, Medical office, ENG, ISD etc for proper handling.
  • Produce CX & KA daily system-wide load factors reports and over sales report for management, REV and FIN.

Requirements:

  • Form 5 or above
  • Good Cupid knowledge, thorough understanding of CUPID booking process
  • Basic CUPAC knowledge on passenger acceptance control.
  • Sound PC knowledge, able to produce reports and do simple analysis
  • Good customer service and telephone skills and disruption handling experience a definite advantage
  • Good communication skills and able to liaise with various internal and external parties for passenger handling e.g. HKIA, HIAS, route controllers, out-ports etc
  • Able to work on shifts (earliest shift starts at 7am; last shift finishes at 10pm)

Click the link below to apply online.

Cathay Pacific is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with our personal data policy and for recruitment purposes only. Candidates not notified within eight weeks may consider their application unsuccessful. All related information will be kept in our file for up to 24 months. A copy of our Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request by contacting our Data Protection Officer.


Garuda Indonesia is spreading the wings even further through various current changes and development. Synchronized with the advancement of changes, we are opening the opportunity for Indonesian women to join us as Garuda Indonesia Flight Attendants. Hospitality, expertise, dedication and integrity are to mention some of the utmost characteristics as our flight attendant; therefore, we offer facilities and appealing compensation for those who meet our requirements.

Criterions:

  • Single, 18-24 year old
  • Graduated from Senior High School or Vocational School
  • Minimum height is 160 cm and proportional weight measurements
  • Healthy, wearing neither spectacles nor contact lens
  • Fluently speaking and writing English

For those who meet the above requirements and willing to be posted anywhere throughout Indonesia, kindly send your application and enclosed:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • 1 (one) full color post-card size photograph
  • 2 (two) close-up color 4 x 6 cm size photograph
CityAddress
AcehPO BOX 66 Banda Aceh 23001
BalikpapanPO BOX 769 Balikpapan
BandungPO BOX 1623 Bandung 40016
BanjarmasinPO BOX 747 BJM
DenpasarPO BOX 3844 Denpasar
JakartaPO BOX 1295 BUSH
ManadoPO BOX 737 Manado
MedanPO BOX 20152 Medan
CityAddress
PadangJl. Jend Sudirman no 2. Padang 25326
PalembangJl. Kapt. A. Rifai no. 35, Palembang 30129
SemarangPO BOX 1328/SM Semarang 50013
SoloPO BOX 3711 / PEMSAR SOLO 57100
SurabayaPO. BOX 1596 SB 60015
UjungpandangPO BOX 1334 MKS 90000
YogyakartaPO BOX 1072 YOGYAKARTA 55000

Feel free to send your application before 14 March 2009 (postmarked). Only those who meet the criterions should go through free of charge selection process.
For further information please mail to: recruitmen@garuda-indonesia.com.

Senin, 02 Maret 2009 10:25 WIB

YOGYAKARTA--MI: Pesawat Air Asia dengan nomor penerbangan QZ 7341 yang telah bersiap di ujung landasan Bandara Adisutjipto Yogyakarta, Senin (2/3) sekitar pukul 07.30 WIB batal terbang karena mengalami masalah pada pump presure.

Menurut karyawan Air Asia yang tidak bersedia disebutkan namanya, masalah pada pump pressure itu mengakibatkan roda depan tidak dapat dibelokkan, selanjutnya pesawat tersebut ditarik ke apron.

Akibat kejadian tersebut diputuskan untuk membatalkan penerbangan pesawat dengan jurusan Jakarta tersebut, katanya.

Ia mengatakan sampai saat ini pesawat belum berhasil diperbaiki sehingga penumpang yang berjumlah 148 harus dialihkan ke penerbangan selanjutnya. Tetapi yang menjadi masalah adalah pesawat yang sore nanti juga penuh sehingga sulit untuk mengalihkan penumpang, katanya.

Sementara itu Asisten Manajer Pelayanan PT Angkasa Pura I Cabang Bandara Adisutjipto Yogyakarta Hanad Prayitno mengatakan pihaknya belum menerima informasi tentang kerusakan pesawat tersebut.

Kami masih rapat dan belum ada laporan resmi menyangkut kerusakan yang dialami pesawat Air Asia, ujarnya. (Ant/OL-01)

(U.V001/B/N002/N002) 02-03-2009 10:09:13

Sumber: Media Indonesia Online
http://www.mediaindonesia.com/read/2009/03/03/

To support its growth, an established aircharter company requires the following positions:

1. Captain (SKA B-200)
2. Captain (BN2B)
3. First Officer (B-1900D)
4. First Officer (SKA B200)

Qualifications:

1. ATPL Holder for Captain and CPL Holder for First Officer
2. Must fulfill the qualifications with current ratings as per
C.A.S.R.
3. Maximum of Age : 50 Years Old for (Captain) and 40 Years Old for
First Officer.

Please submit your application with CV to:

Human Resources Department
PT. East Indonesia Airtaxi & Charter Service
Jl. M.H. Thamrin No. 31 Jakarta 10230

Email address : hrd@eastindo.com or syukur_rm@eastindo.com


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