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Fly High With This Book -- New Book Tells Author's Compelling Story From Being a Dreamer to Becoming a True Pilot
SAN RAFAEL, Calif., March 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- For some people, following the achievements and steps of their parents is a meaningful way of living life and making dreams come true. In the case of author Roger Hobler, he aimed high to be a pilot like his father and was determined to overcome all obstacles and impairments that would get in his way. This is the inspiring story that readers will discover as Xlibris proudly presents his compelling new book Double Marriage- A MidAir Collision.
Aaron Rents, Inc.
Darrell 'D.W.' Waltrip's Dream Comes True
NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aaron Rents, Inc., the nation's leader in the rental, sales and lease ownership, specialty retailing and rental of residential and office furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, today announced that for the first time ever, Darrell Waltrip will take the wheel from younger brother Michael Waltrip to race the No. 99 Aaron's Dream Machine at the upcoming NASCAR Busch Series race at Martinsville Speedway on the evening of July 22, 2006.
Michelex Corp. Announces Recent Events and Occurrences
MASSENA, N.Y., March 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Michelex Corp. (Pink Sheets:MLXO) "Michelex" (or the "Company") a plastic manufacturing company and an audio record production group, announces to its shareholders that it is negotiating a settlement agreement with Wells Fargo Business Credit to pay them off on their term loan which is currently due. Michelex and Wells Fargo are in dispute on the amount owed. The Company has obtained financing to pay them off on the real estate portion and is optimistic that the equipment portion will be finalized shortly. The Company believes that once the Wells Fargo Business Credit dispute is settled, then they will be able to run their factories back at a normal pace. While there can be no assurance that the Company can settle the disputes, Wells Fargo Business Credit and Management have agreed that it would be in the interest of both parties for a settlement to occur. This would allow the revenue to return to "pre 2004" levels. Management believes that there is strong demand for their products.
ATA Airlines, Inc.
ATA Airlines Announces Appointment of Senior Vice President -- Scheduled Service
INDIANAPOLIS, March 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- ATA Airlines announced today that it has appointed Josef Loew to the position of Senior Vice President - Scheduled Service. This appointment completes a leadership structure realignment that was initiated in January in order to drive accountability down to each of ATA's two lines of business - Military/Charter and Scheduled Service. Loew will report directly to the COO and will have responsibility for the Company's Marketing and Market Planning functions as well as Inflight, Reservations, Station Operations, Cargo, and Corporate Communications.
Metso Annual Report on Form 20-F
HELSINKI, Finland, March 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metso's Annual Report on Form 20-F has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 15, 2006. The 20-F is available as a pdf-document on Metso's Internet site at www.metso.com.