Aviation International News April 2009

Mar 30, 2009 - 6:14 AM
Engine manufacturers Honeywell and Rolls-Royce expressed tempered optimism about the helicopter marketplace at February’s Heli-Expo, where each released it
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:57 AM
The UK’s Home Office has announced funding for six new police Eurocopter EC 135s.
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:55 AM
Eurocopter is offering an EC 135 helicopter flight simulator at its training facility in Donauwörth, Germany.
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:53 AM
Minutes before a Cougar Helicopters Sikorsky S-92 fell into the Atlantic March 12, one of the pilots radioed that the helicopter had “zero” main gearbox (M
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:48 AM
Daher Socata launched a TBM 850 co-ownership program dubbed “Fly And Share your TBM” (Fast), with guaranteed operational availability for owner-pilots.
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:46 AM
Just two days after the second Rolls-Royce RR300-powered Robinson R66 made its first flight in February, Robinson Helicopter CEO Frank Rob- inson still had
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:40 AM
Seven adults and seven children aboard a Pilatus PC-12 (N128CM) were killed when the turboprop single crashed at approximately 3 p.m.
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:20 AM
Bombardier finally received its long-awaited first order from Deutsche Lufthansa for its C Series airliners, the Canadian manufacturer announced last month
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:16 AM
The used business jet market has not yet reached equilibrium.
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:14 AM
Asia Jet Partners Limited of Hong Kong has developed its Chartercard program designed specifically for Asia.