Founded to promote self-regulation among air charter brokers, Acana (Air Charter Association of North America) has become the brokers’ alphabet group, taking the lead on issues affecting the charter brokerage business.
AINalerts » October 12, 2011
Pratt & Whitney Canada provided an update yesterday at NBAA 2011 in Las Vegas, addressing several programs and projects in development.
In anticipation of the summer 2012 Olympics in the UK, Signature Flight Support launched a dedicated customer-support team and a 24-hour hotline to assist customers with arranging slots, parking, hotels, catering, rental cars and other needs.
The wide-cabin Gulfstream G650 is expected to obtain provisional certification by year-end, the Savannah, Ga.-based aircraft manufacturer said this week at the NBAA Convention in Las Vegas. According to Gulfstream, tests of the G650’s fly-by-wire system, engine inlet compatibility and operation in hot weather, among others, have recently been completed.
At the NBAA Convention this week in Las Vegas, one word has been repeated by OEMs, analysts, consultants and others alike: China. China seems to be the golden land–the new “Wild East” set to save the general and business aviation industry from oblivion.