Also: Canadian CFI Fired After CNN Appearances, Forecast Says More UAVs Coming, Funny Flt Attendant AVW, Avidyne/Trego-Dugan, Weird Georgia Military Lawsuit--Over Flightsuits, etc...
It would be harder to find a more respected Military leader than Former Blue Angel Boss, Greg McWherter... and yet, somehow, something that occurred during his two tours as the Angle has gotten him into trouble and the Navy is keeping VERY quiet on the details... The military and airshow community dimply doesn't believe it. Boeing has just delivered the 8,000th 737 to come off the production line to United Airlines The 737 is the first commercial airplane in history to reach this delivery milestone. The program has a strong backlog with more than 3,700 airplanes on order, including 1,934 orders for the new 737 MAX. Genesys Aerosystems Group has acquired Chelton Flight Systems, Inc. and S-TEC Corporation, previously doing business as Cobham Avionics, from Cobham in a management buyout. All this... and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 04.21.14 is chock full of info in this thrice-weekly news period ending Monday, April 21st, 2014... 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:
Former Blue Angel Boss In Trouble -- No One Knows Why
Boeing Delivers 8,000th 737
S-TEC And Chelton Flight Systems Acquired In MBO
Canadian Flight Instructor Fired Over MH370 Appearances
Forecast International Expects UAV Market To Rise Strongly Over 10 Years
AVW: Hilarious SWA Flight Attendant-Midlife Crisis
Avidyne Joins With Trego-Dugan On STC Of AXP340 Mode S Transponder
Flight Suits, Military Jargon At Center Of Georgia Lawsuit
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