Seeks To Prevent "Widespread Fatigue Damage" In Aircraft Over
The FAA has finalized a rule designed to protect most of today's
commercial planes and those designed in the future from structural
damage as they age, in what the agency calls a continuing effort to
address aging aircraft issues.
ATSB Is Readying Initial Report On The Engine Incident
Australia's Civil Aviation Authority CASA says it will have the
final say in when Qantas' fleet of A380 aircraft can return to
service. A Qantas jet experienced a catastrophic engine failure
shortly after departure from Singapore last week, causing the
airline to ground its entire fleet of the super jumbo jets.
Announces Support For Bye Energy In Developing Electric-Powered
Jeppesen announced Thursday it will co-market and collaborate
with Bye Energy's effort to design and develop an electric
propulsion system for a Cessna 172 proof of concept aircraft as
part of “The Green Flight Project.”
NASA's "Kids in Micro-g" challenge is accepting proposals from
students in fifth through eighth grades to design a classroom
experiment that also can be performed by astronauts aboard the
International Space Station (ISS). Proposals are due by Dec. 8.
The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) notified Congress
November 3 of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the United Arab
Emirates of 30 AH-64D Block II lot 10 Apache helicopters,
remanufactured to AH-64D Block III configuration, and 30 AH-64D
Block III Apache helicopters.
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