Digital Autopilot Interface Reduces Maintenance Costs, Adds
Safety And Reliability
The certification and availability of the EA100 Adapter for
attitude-based autopilot systems was announced just a few minutes
ago by Aspen Avionics, as an ANN crew was completing an
illuminating visit to their production facility in Albuquerque,
Two Alliances To Operate Under "Open Skies"
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Wednesday proposed
to grant antitrust immunity to two air carrier alliances for
services between the United States and Japan, subject to the
Open-Skies aviation agreement between the two countries being
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NASA's mission to investigate the mystery of how Mars lost much
of its atmosphere passed a critical milestone on October 4, 2010.
NASA has given approval for the development and 2013 launch of the
Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission.
New Post Is Regional Sales Manager Mid-Atlantic States
BBA Aviation Engine Repair and Overhaul (ERO) company Dallas
Airmotive said Wednesday it has hired Cheryl Galloway as
Regional Engine Manager representing the Pratt & Whitney Canada
product services in the mid-Atlantic states of the USA.
An aviation finance group has been launched by R.W. Pressprich
& Co., a fixed income and equity broker-dealer headquartered in
New York. The announcement Tuesday coincides with the hiring of
Steve Welo, CFA, as Managing Director.
One of the more unusual phone calls I have ever received
occurred a few years ago... from Anousheh Ansari... long distance.
About as long distance as it gets, these days, as Anousheh was
calling form the International Space Station where she was plainly
having the time of her life.
Camps In Kansas U.S. Senate Race Trade Barbs Over Job
Jobs at Hawker Beechcraft have become a campaign issue in the
U.S. Senate race in Kansas, with an official from the Democratic
party saying that electing the Republican nominee could mean more
The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a resolution
recognizing the 70th anniversary of the National Air Transportation
Association (NATA). House Resolution 1669 highlights the
association's rich history and contributions to improving the
safety of general aviation.
Two of Lockheed Martin's F-35 JSF test aircraft are flying again
after a software glitch controlling the airplanes' fuel pumps was
resolved. An LMC spokesman said in an e-mail Tuesday that the
software upgrade had been loaded onto the flight test aircraft, and
that two had been cleared for flight.
Sikorsky Delivered The First Production Aircraft In 2004
The S-92 fleet of medium-lift helicopters has surpassed 250,000
flight hours since the first aircraft entered service six years
ago, establishing a record pace for a commercial fleet of Sikorsky
"The state has offered, and Hawker Beechcraft has
accepted, an incentive package for product development, workforce
training and tuition reimbursement for Hawker Beechcraft and its
employees in Wichita.” Source:
Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson (D).