August 2002 Aviation International News

May 6, 2008 - 9:02 AM
Investigators are continuing to look into the July 16 North Sea crash of a Sikorsky S-76A+ operated by Bristow Helicopters.
May 6, 2008 - 9:01 AM
As its civil Ansat light-twin helo nears Russian certification, Kazan helicopters has begun work on a military variant as part of a program funded by Russi
May 6, 2008 - 8:58 AM
Powered by quiet motors and armed with conventional and infrared cameras and other specialized sensors, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are becoming more a
May 6, 2008 - 8:56 AM
The FAA’s original plan to transition to sole-means GPS is no longer practical and some form of backup will be required for the foreseeable future, accordi
May 6, 2008 - 8:49 AM
Steel-jawed ex-Navy Top Guns may be disappointed to learn about the plan to fully automate aircraft carrier deck landings, in the interest of safety and ef
May 6, 2008 - 8:48 AM
Avidyne, the Lincoln, Mass.
May 6, 2008 - 7:15 AM
Garmin introduced its latest portable GPS receiver, the GPSMAP 196, at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wis.
May 6, 2008 - 7:13 AM
As the market for terrain awareness and warning systems (TAWS) heats up, manufacturers are adjusting prices downward to compete against one another.
May 6, 2008 - 7:12 AM
Autopilot maker Meggitt/S-TEC announced it has gained STC approval to install its new Magic 2100 digital flight-control system in Twin Commanders.
May 6, 2008 - 6:59 AM
Goodrich has received technical standard order approval from the FAA for the company’s new solid-state VRS-3000 vertical reference system.