Aviation International News April 2007

Apr 4, 2007 - 7:59 AM
L-3 Avionics Systems anticipates gaining STC approval for its Iris enhanced-vision system (EVS) this month after the successful conclusion of flight testin
Mar 29, 2007 - 7:36 AM
As deliveries of very light jets (VLJs) begin, concerns that they might be difficult to insure have almost evaporated.
Mar 29, 2007 - 7:28 AM
The state of Louisiana has approved Million Air’s plans to build a new FBO terminal at Lakefront Airport in New Orleans.
Mar 29, 2007 - 7:25 AM
The FAA released Notice N8000.354, providing guidance to agency inspectors regarding the new two-year inspection authorization (IA) renewal period.
Mar 29, 2007 - 7:20 AM
The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) recently published Safety Alert 2007-01 to caution pilots about certain aspects of operating in Brazilian airspace.
Mar 29, 2007 - 7:19 AM
The FAA released proposals for several special conditions related to the certification of the Dassault Falcon 7X, which is expected in the second quarter.
Mar 29, 2007 - 7:15 AM
As the industry digests the more than 100 changes the FAA has proposed to Part 61, some trade associations are taking positions on the more substantial cha
Mar 29, 2007 - 7:13 AM
European regulators have approved the sale of Raytheon Aircraft to a coalition of Onex and GS Capital Partners, expected to be called Hawker Beechcraft.
Mar 29, 2007 - 7:10 AM
April 16 is the comment deadline for two FAA proposals.
Mar 29, 2007 - 6:33 AM
Embraer decided to name its newest business jet the Lineage 1000, drawing parallels to the company’s first business jet, which was also a derivative of one