Aviation International News April 2011

Mar 30, 2011 - 8:35 AM
As engineers design more structural components using composite materials, the resin transfer molding (RTM) process is seeing increased use in business jets
Mar 30, 2011 - 8:05 AM
Following approval by the UK Civil Aviation Authority, privately owned London Oxford Airport announced that it has achieved a 21-percent increase in its us
Mar 30, 2011 - 7:35 AM
The Embraer Legacy 650 obtained FAA approval in late February.
Mar 30, 2011 - 7:35 AM
by <b><i>Mark Huber</i></b> As we zip over Orlando’s I-4 at 500 feet agl, Bell Helicopter test pilot Randall Parent discusses the helicopter terrain alerti
Mar 30, 2011 - 7:10 AM
Lufthansa Private Jets confirmed the relaunch of its partnership with NetJets Europe, following the closure of its Swiss Private Aviation subsidiary.
Mar 30, 2011 - 6:15 AM
BP has sold its share in Epic Aviation to Dallas-based aviation fuel services provider Downstream Aviation.
Mar 30, 2011 - 6:15 AM
Investigators suspect a faulty airspeed indication as a possible cause of the crash of an Antonov An-148 in western Russia on March 5, killing all six peop
Mar 30, 2011 - 5:30 AM
Gulfstream Aerospace opened an in-flight support center, the centerpiece of which is three FlightSafety International-built flight-deck simulators that can
Mar 30, 2011 - 4:10 AM
Dassault has ceased production of its Falcon 2000DX and Falcon 900DX, CEO Charles Edelstenne revealed at the company’s annual press conference on March 17.
Mar 30, 2011 - 3:15 AM
Department of Transportation Inspector General (IG) Calvin Scovel III told Congress that technical problems continue to plague the en route automation mode