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January 16, 2009

Aero-News Featured Aero-Casts For Friday 01.16.09

Obama And LASP: NBAA President Ed Bolen

ANN Daily Touch N Go: 01.16.09 (ANN's Short-Form Daily News Program) ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 01.16.09 (ANN's Long-Form Daily News Program) ANN Special Feature -- Obama and LASP: 01.16.09 (ANN Special Report, with NBAA President Ed Bolen.)

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Hearing Underway On Sale Of Eclipse Assets To ETIRC

Depositors Say They Have Legal Stake On Unfinished Planes

ANN REALTIME UPDATE 01.16.08 1430 EST: Twenty-four depositors whose Eclipse 500 jets were left unfinished on the production line when the Albuquerque, NM-based company filed for bankruptcy last year are now in federal bankruptcy court, pleading that the eventual owners of the assets of Eclipse Aviation -- presumably, European shareholder ETIRC Aviation, the only qualified bidder -- should be required to finish their planes, finish them completely, and at the originally contracted price.

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Socata Delivers 60 TBM 850s In 2008

Turboprops Are Still Alive And Well, Thank You

With new ownership comes a new record for the company now known as Daher-Socata. The European planemaker announced this week it delivered 60 TBM 850 single-engine turboprop business aircraft in 2008, bringing total deliveries for the type to 148 planes.

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Flexjet 25 Jet Card Intros New Payment, Aircraft Selection Options

Includes Option To Split Time Between Types

The Flexjet 25 Jet Card program, operated by Jet Solutions LLC under FAR Part 135, has introduced two new features to provide prospective jet card owners new payment and aircraft selection options.

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Upgraded! Chris Morris Named Director Of Safety At Executive AirShare

Hired As King Air Pilot In November 2007

Executive AirShare, a Kansas City, MO-based fractional aircraft ownership company, announced Wednesday that Chris Morris has been promoted to the position of director of safety. Morris is responsible for overseeing the company's safety management systems and emergency response plan, and will report to Executive AirShare Director of Operations Adam Letts.

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NTSB Cites Weather, Low Light In Three Medevac Helo Accidents

Board Releases New Information On Nine Accidents

As part of the National Transportation Safety Board's ongoing review of the safety of medical helicopter operations, on Thursday the Board released updated information on nine medevac accidents in 2007 and 2008, including the Probable Cause assessments in four of those mishaps.

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AvJet Hires Diane Saldo To Oversee East Coast Operation

Looks To Expand Charter Sales, Management Capabilities

Private aviation charter company Avjet Corporation has hired Diane Saldo to oversee the company's East Coast aircraft charter and management sales. Saldo will be serving Avjet's clients from the company's expanded Washington, DC-area offices.

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