Aviation International News April 2009

Mar 30, 2009 - 9:38 AM
Guernsey, UK-based regional carrier Aurigny Air Services last month took delivery of its first new ATR 72-500 in accordance with a firm contract it signed
Mar 30, 2009 - 9:37 AM
The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) took center stage at the second annual NATA Air Charter Safety Symposium, held last month at the NTSB Training Cen
Mar 30, 2009 - 9:37 AM
Pratt & Whitney has frozen the design configuration of the PW-1000G Geared Turbofans for both the Mitsubishi Regional Jet and Bombardier C Series after fin
Mar 30, 2009 - 8:11 AM
Just when you think the corporate aviation bashing has died down, yet another media report denounces an executive’s use of a private jet or airs a politici
Mar 30, 2009 - 7:22 AM
Former Grob Aerospace chief executive Niall Olver has confirmed that he is actively trying to put together a deal to restart development of the SPn light b
Mar 30, 2009 - 7:19 AM
Delta Air Lines president Ed Bastian publicly committed to maintaining ownership control over half of the company’s regional flying last month, meaning its
Mar 30, 2009 - 7:09 AM
South Korea’s Jeju Air has hired UK-based Airstream International Group to “re-market” its four in-service Bombardier Q400 turboprops along with a large sp
Mar 30, 2009 - 6:59 AM
Superjet International–the marketing, customization and customer support arm for the Sukhoi Superjet 100–announced the opening last month of its Russian br
Mar 30, 2009 - 6:57 AM
Hawaii’s Island Air will fly de Havilland Dash 8s between Kahului, Maui, Lihue, Kauai and Hilo as Go!Express under the terms of a tentative code-share deal
Mar 30, 2009 - 6:55 AM
Half-year financial results published on March 25 by charter broker Air Partner confirm the widespread perception that the business aircraft charter sector