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The Down-Route app also allows flight crew to find and book hotels while traveling.
Thanks to 4-percent growth in the business jet segment, business aviation departures in Europe last month climbed 1.4 percent from a year ago.
Eddy, formerly senior v-p of operations, brings a background in lean manufacturing to the role.
Number of accidents involving turbine business airplane operations worldwide fell more than 30 percent versus the same period last year.
Air Ops Europe is aimed at companies involved in all aspects of ground support for business aviation.
What it takes to run a charter provider today
Longitude's flaps, landing gear, pressurization systems, stability and control were tested during the two-hour two-minute maiden flight.
The USHST is using its analysis to develop recommendations for mitigating fatal crashes.
Repair stations just want unfettered access to maintenance manuals, but some OEMs are reluctant to share.
Several conditions apply before the helicopters can be returned to service.