Aviation International News August 2006

Sep 12, 2006 - 10:06 AM
Eurocontrol, the European international body that coordinates upper-airspace IFR traffic, recently published a study about business aviation in its 31-nati
Sep 12, 2006 - 9:58 AM
A bankruptcy judge on July 14 allowed regional carrier Mesaba Airlines to void the contracts for 1,300 pilots, flight attendants and mechanics.
Sep 12, 2006 - 9:57 AM
Into an environment in which airlines perceive business aviation as competition for high-end travelers comes a study suggesting that business aviation is n
Sep 12, 2006 - 9:55 AM
International Water-Guard (IWG) Industries, a Canadian firm specializing in water treatment products for aircraft, has filed a patent infringement lawsuit
Sep 12, 2006 - 9:53 AM
Bombardier has published a Service Bulletin for a Honeywell GTCP36-150 APU retrofit for Challenger 601s and 604s.
Sep 12, 2006 - 9:50 AM
Based on a study of 11 accidents that occurred between December 2002 and February this year, the NTSB expressed “serious concern” about the effectiveness o
Sep 12, 2006 - 9:15 AM
Macquarie Infrastructure, a New York subsidiary of Australian-based Macquarie Bank, late last month closed on an agreement to purchase the Trajen network o
Sep 12, 2006 - 9:11 AM
About six months ago, someone–either a customer or an aircraft manufacturer–queried Rockwell Collins about a runway with a displaced threshold in a Pro Lin
Sep 12, 2006 - 9:07 AM
Nav Canada is reducing user fees–or service charges–by 2 percent beginning next month.
Sep 12, 2006 - 9:02 AM
Despite assurances from FAA Administrator Marion Blakey that the agency was near a new financing plan, user-fee storm clouds continue to roil on the horizo