April 2007 Aviation International News

Mar 29, 2007 - 6:27 AM
Effective April 1, the commercial passenger tax on international operations increases from $5 to $5.50 per passenger.
Mar 29, 2007 - 6:25 AM
It took the FAA more than three years to finalize rules affecting the commercial air-tour industry but only 14 days after their publication for the NTSB to
Mar 29, 2007 - 6:09 AM
Helicopter Association International’s first-responder database has more than 250 helicopters registered since it became operational last July.
Mar 28, 2007 - 1:10 PM
The FAA will transition to e-mail distribution of ADs and special airworthiness information bulletins (SAIBs) and eliminate mailed paper versions.
Mar 28, 2007 - 1:08 PM
Cessna said last month it will increase production of its Citation X by more than 65 percent from 2006 to 2010, to meet “growing demand,” primarily from no
Mar 28, 2007 - 1:05 PM
Bombardier will hold its first Safety Standdown event in Europe following this year’s European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition in Geneva.
Mar 28, 2007 - 12:53 PM
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
Mar 28, 2007 - 12:35 PM
Effective March 25 all general aviation aircraft are required to have slots for landings and takeoffs at London Luton Airport.
Mar 28, 2007 - 12:32 PM
Honda Aircraft officials have decided to outsource manufacture of major portions of the HondaJet, including the fuselage and wings.
Mar 28, 2007 - 12:29 PM
In what is being described as the largest money-laundering investigation in Alaska’s history, Mark Avery, the former owner of Anchorage-based air charter a