Aviation International News August 2006

Sep 13, 2006 - 11:55 AM
FAA Administrator Marion Blakey last month reiterated the agency’s position that automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) is the “backbone” of th
Sep 13, 2006 - 11:51 AM
Max-Viz has announced an STC program that will bring the company’s EVS-1000 enhanced-vision system to the King Air 90 through 300 series.
Sep 13, 2006 - 11:46 AM
Verizon has sent notices to current MagnaStar air-to-ground customers informing them that it intends to shut down the service on December 4.
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Sep 13, 2006 - 11:38 AM
Bringing an updated cockpit to the Piaggio Avanti makes sense.
Sep 13, 2006 - 11:30 AM
The clock is ticking for Iridium, the global satellite communications service that has made its mark by providing voice and low-rate-data communication ser
Sep 13, 2006 - 11:28 AM
This year marks the 10th since Jeppesen started supplying aircraft operators with electronic navigation charts.
Sep 13, 2006 - 11:26 AM
Pentastar Aviation in Waterford, Mich., has gained STC approval for dual installations of CMC Electronics’ PilotView electronic flight bag (EFB) portable c
Sep 13, 2006 - 11:20 AM
Bombardier officials last month conceded they are somewhat concerned about the recent news from Boeing that it might pull the plug on the satellite-based C
Sep 13, 2006 - 11:16 AM
A committee within the London Assembly is investigating the issue of helicopter noise in Britain’s capital.
Sep 13, 2006 - 11:14 AM
Cardiff by the Sea, Calif.-based Spectrum Aerospace said flight testing of its Spectrum 33 very light twinjet is progressing on schedule.