April 2008 Aviation International News

Mar 31, 2008 - 6:38 AM
With movement toward a long-term FAA reauthorization bill at a standstill, entities as diverse as the Portland Cement Association, the AFL-CIO Transportati
Mar 31, 2008 - 6:33 AM
Water that pooled under the floor panels of a Falcon 20, froze and restricted the movement of the aileron trim actuator as the airplane was landing at Lond
Mar 31, 2008 - 6:25 AM
After conducting an internal investigation, last month Southwest Airlines leaders switched from defending the airline’s maintenance practices to suspending
Mar 31, 2008 - 6:08 AM
German airline Lufthansa has ordered two Cessna Citation CJ3s and two Citation XLS+s for its Private Jet service, which offers connections and point-to-poi
Mar 31, 2008 - 6:04 AM
Among the changes at PAMA is a restructuring of the annual event.
Mar 31, 2008 - 6:01 AM
The Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA) met some resistance when, in July 2005, it became an affiliate of the Society of Automotive Engine
Mar 31, 2008 - 5:41 AM
Travelers’ aviation unit last month introduced a new workers compensation insurance program for corporate flight departments.
Mar 31, 2008 - 5:37 AM
The FAA has outlined in a new information for operators (InFO 08008) the ICAO English language proficiency requirements, which took effect last month.
Mar 31, 2008 - 5:33 AM
A Lufthansa Boeing 737 recently became the first aircraft to use mode-S capability to transmit its radar identification (flight ID), without the use of a s
Mar 28, 2008 - 11:40 AM
The NTSB has called the FAA’s response “unacceptable” to four out of six safety recommendations addressing human fatigue and duty-time limitations.