A Cessna Citation III went down Saturday morning at Houston
Hobby airport while attempting an emergency landing, killing the
pilot and copilot onboard. The plane has just departed Hobby after
being told to expedite its takeoff in order to make room for an
incoming Southwest 737 that had declared a prior emergency, but was
then diverted to nearby airport instead.
Fastest Light Business Jet Also Sets Record Pace In Sales
The world's fastest light business jet has reached yet another
target in (potentially) record time. Sino Swearingen announced
Friday they have exceeded 295 orders for their new SJ30-2 ultra
high performance business jet.
Includes Flight Director, New XM Weather Products, More
Avidyne Corporation and AirShares Elite announced Friday that
AirShares Elite will implement the newly introduced Release 6
upgrade to Avidyne Entegra Integrated Flight Decks on its fleet of
42 Cirrus Design SR20 and SR22 aircraft. The software upgrade
provides common fleet features including Flight Director, XM WX
weather, approach chart display and dozens of other enhancements
for safe and enjoyable flying.