Also: BD-22L Accident, CRS-6 First Stage Landing, Gogo/NetJets, Air Canada, Cessna Citation M2, GAMA Hails UK
The Mooney International production line seems to be rolling smoothly as they delivered three new M20TN Acclaims to their owners last week. The deliveries were made at Mooney’s Kerrville, Texas, facility. The new Acclaims will be based out of Louisiana, Florida, and New York. These Acclaims follow the delivery of the first B Registered Acclaim delivered last December to Henan, China. When the subject of NextGen was brought up during a Senate Commerce Committee meeting last week, FAA administrator Michael Huerta’s response could be summed up in 4 words. Those 4 words are… show me the money! FAA Administrator Michael Huerta told the Committee that one of the primary concerns about the implementation of NextGen is the lack of stable funding against a "very challenging fiscal backdrop." Aero Sport Power has introduced their new 200 PLUS-horsepower, 382-WILDCAT Engine that will be marketed for experimental airplanes and helicopters. AeroSports says the engine develops over 200-horsepower on the dyno, and claims it fills the gap in this segment of the homebuilt engine lineup. All this... and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 04.20.15 is chock full of info in this Daily news episode for Monday, April 20th, 2015... Presented by Aero-TV veteran videographer and Airborne Host Ashley Hale, and supported by ANN CEO/Editor-In-Chief Jim Campbell, Chief Videographer Nathan Cremisino, and Aero-Journalists Tom Patton, and Earl Downs, this episode covers:
Mooney International Delivers Three New M20TN Acclaims
Huerta: FAA Needs Stability In Funding To Implement NextGen
New Engine Introduced For Experimental Market
NTSB: Pilot In BD-22L Accident Was Operating Airplane For First Time
ANN will cover Lakeland with a full crew!
AVW: CRS-6 First Stage Landing
Gogo Business Aviation Selected By NetJets
Air Canada Teamsters Ratify New Contract
First Cessna Citation M2 Enters Charter Service In Europe
GAMA Hails Progress Toward New Era Of European Airplane Certification
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