Aviation International News April 2006

Sep 20, 2006 - 11:00 AM
For hundreds and maybe thousands of years, countries have sought to protect the transport trade within their borders from what they perceive as unfair comp
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:55 AM
Euroflight, IBM’s European corporate flight department, will shut down by mid-year, resulting in the sale of its two Dassault Falcon 2000s despite their ea
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:53 AM
The NTSB last month issued a scathing report highly critical of the FAA and the transport-helicopter industry for not embracing flight data recorders (FDRs
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:51 AM
The NTSB has recommended to the FAA that all U.S.-registered turbine helicopters certified to carry at least six passengers be required to have terrain awa
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:46 AM
Signature Flight Support added another FBO to its U.S.
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:43 AM
Last month the Flight Options pilots overwhelmingly voted for union representation under International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) Local 1108.
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:41 AM
With the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) overseeing contract talks between the FAA and the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:37 AM
In response to recommendations of the joint industry/ government International Helicopter Safety Team (IHST), MD Helicopters will include as standard equip
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:36 AM
The FAA recently issued the type certificate for the Ibis Aerospace Ae270 turboprop single to Aero Vodochody, the Czech partner in the joint venture with T
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:34 AM
Executive Jet Management (EJM) said it generated more than $32 million in charter revenue last year for its managed aircraft owners.