August 2009 Aviation International News

Jul 27, 2009 - 8:15 AM
The National Aviation Hall of Fame honored one of general aviation’s most influential figures when it inducted Russell Meyer Jr., former chairman and CEO o
Jul 27, 2009 - 8:13 AM
Alan Klapmeier, chairman of Cirrus Aircraft, has formed a team to raise funds to try to buy the Vision SF50 single-engine personal-very-light-jet program f
Jul 27, 2009 - 8:12 AM
The NTSB’s final report on the Sept.
Jul 27, 2009 - 8:10 AM
Dassault Falcon on July 10 delivered the 2000th Falcon at its Bordeaux-Mérignac facility.
Jul 27, 2009 - 7:40 AM
The UK’s Coventry Airport has opened a new executive jet center and, in a bid to boost business aviation traffic, offered free ground handling to operators
Jul 27, 2009 - 7:39 AM
Joseph Singh, former director of charters for the now-defunct charter operator Platinum Jet, pleaded guilty on July 7 to “a conspiracy to defraud charter c
Jul 27, 2009 - 7:30 AM
The FAA moved the reporting of operational errors by air traffic controllers away from a punitive system to “one in which understanding why operational err
Jul 27, 2009 - 7:28 AM
Bend, Ore.-based Stratos Aircraft last month began taking refundable $50,000 deposits, which will be placed in escrow, for its four-seat, single-engine Str
Jul 27, 2009 - 7:27 AM
The NTSB issued six recommendations stemming from the Sept.
Jul 27, 2009 - 7:25 AM
“Only in 2012 will [business jet] deliveries start growing again,” Embraer executive vice president Luis Carlos Affonso said in a pre-LABACE press briefing