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November 09, 2006

Diamond, ATP Announce BIG D-Jet Order

Training Outfit Orders 20 Planes; Will Provide Owner Training

Nothing kicks off an event such as AOPA Expo like a big order... and Diamond Aircraft announced Thursday that Airline Transport Professionals (ATP) has purchased 20 single-engine Diamond D-Jets to be utilized in ATP's Airline Career Pilot Program.

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Cessna's Citation Mustang Cleared For FIKI Operations

First Light Jet Approved For Known Ice

Cessna announced at AOPA Expo 2006 Thursday the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has cleared the Citation Mustang for flight into known icing (FIKI). Full FAA type certification for the Citation Mustang was awarded September 8, making it the first of a new category of entry level jets to win type certification from the FAA.

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NTSB Releases Part 135 Safety Recommendations

NTSB Safety Recommendation A-06-66-69

The National Transportation Safety Board recommends that the Federal Aviation Administration:  Disseminate to all principal inspectors of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 135 certificate holders and to all Part 135 certificate holders guidance that includes specific procedures, such as those contained in the draft revisions to Operations Specifications A-008...

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ExcelAire: Lawsuits Regarding Gol Jet Accident Premature

ExcelAire, the operator of a bizjet involved in the tragic Gol midair, tells ANN that "Civil lawsuits filed or to be filed this week arising from that accident are premature, given that the facts surrounding the accident have not yet been fully investigated and established in a comprehensive accident investigation, according to Robert Torricella, a Miami-based aviation attorney representing the ExcelAire pilots.

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