Improper Lock-Washer Installation Could Lead To Servo
The FAA has issued an Emergency Airworthiness Directive (AD)
prompted by a report that a quality escape by a supplier has
occurred and certain hydraulic servo actuators (servo) may have a
loose nut, shaft, and clevis assembly due to improper lock-washer
Melanie Lidle, Stephanie Stanger Will Try Again For $50
On May 24, Cirrus Aircraft prevailed in a lawsuit stemming from
the death of former New York Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle, whose SR20
flew into a 50-story luxury condo building in Manhattan during an
attempt to turn his plane around over the Hudson River in October
This summer, C-17 crews will start saving more gas by using
Mission Index Flying -- a new program that allows them to adjust
their flight profile in real-time in order to maximize fuel
efficiency while meeting mission objectives.
A Dozen Have Gone To Hangar One For Installation On LACSC
Becker Avionics announced over the weekend the recent delivery
of the 12th DVCS6100 Digital Audio System to Hangar One for the Los
Angeles County Sheriff's Department Aero Bureau’s Eurocopter
AS350B2 helicopter fleet replacement program.
M&M'S Brand Commemorates 30-Year Relationship With NASA By
Honoring Final Mission Of Space Shuttle Atlantis
In conjunction with the final space shuttle launch last Friday,
Mars Chocolate North America announced its M&M'S Brand is
commemorating the final mission by providing personalized M&M'S
for the crew, as well as NASA personnel at both launch control
Kennedy Space Center and mission control in Houston.
Why Simulator Authenticity Matters -- Fain Simulation Systems Duplicates the Real Feel of the F-16
I/ITSEC, the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference, is held late each calendar year. Among the exhibitors at the 2010 event in Orlando was Fain Simulation Systems, a division of Fain Models which entered the simulation industry to produce high quality, reliable, well-supported simulated hardware for commercial and military flight simulators at a fair price.
Why Simulator Authenticity Matters -- Fain Simulation Systems
Duplicates the Real Feel of the F-16
I/ITSEC, the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and
Education Conference, is held late each calendar year. Among the
exhibitors at the 2010 event in Orlando was Fain Simulation
Systems, a division of Fain Models which entered the simulation
industry to produce high quality, reliable, well-supported
simulated hardware for commercial and military flight simulators at
a fair price.
NFlightcam Offers Its Latest Camera For The Best Trip
As you get ready to make your journey to AirVenture this year,
don't forget to pack your NFlightcam (or other cockpit video
recorder). You could win a new NFlightcam with your video journey
Florida-Based On-Demand Operator Grounded As Of June 27
The FAA has revoked the operating certificate of Bimini Island
Air (BIA) of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, an on-demand operator. The
FAA issued the emergency order of revocation on June 27 and it took
Ten Mayors From Seven States Respond To President's Comments
Mayors from seven different states across the country have sent
a letter to President Obama voicing their disappointment with
recent comments regarding general aviation and potential,
additional tax burdens on businesses, individuals and groups that
rely on this crucial form of transportation.
AML STC Removes Cost- And Time-Burden Associated With
Individual Field Approvals
Avidyne Corporation has received Agência Nacional De
Aviação Civil –Brasil (ANAC) validation for
their Approved Model List Supplemental Type Certificate (AML STC)
for the installation of the ADS-B-upgradeable TAS600 Series of
Traffic Advisory Systems.
"It's worth recalling that in 1972, when the shuttle
program was approved, the war in Vietnam was raging and our nation
was on the verge of both stagflation and the energy crisis."
Source: AIA President and CEO Marion Blakey.
A holder of a production certificate (PC), an approved
production inspection system (APIS), a parts manufacturer approval
(PMA), or a technical standard order (TSO) authorization who
controls the design and quality of a product or part thereof.
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historically significant air and space artifacts that provide a
foundation for scholarly research and lifelong learning programs
inspiring an interest in and understanding of science, technology
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