August 2011 Aviation International News

Jul 29, 2011 - 7:50 AM
The chairman of Canada’s Transportation Safety Board (TSB) wants a mandatory 30-minute “run dry” requirement on all main gearboxes (MGB) for future helicop
Jul 29, 2011 - 7:20 AM
The FAA is proposing a $194,249 civil penalty against ERA for alleged violations of its drug-and-alcohol testing regulations related to pre-employment scre
Jul 29, 2011 - 6:05 AM
CitationAir became the third of the four major jet fractional providers to have a unionized pilot workforce last month, with 52 percent of the more than 35
Jul 29, 2011 - 5:35 AM
Kestrel Aircraft selected Honeywell’s TPE331-14GR to power its all-composite single-engine turboprop.
Jul 29, 2011 - 5:20 AM
ExxonMobil confirmed to <b>AIN</b> that it has decided to exit the general aviation fuels business in the U.S.
Jul 29, 2011 - 5:10 AM
The failure of Congress to agree on an extension of the FAA’s operating authorization by July 23 forced the agency to furlough nearly 4,000 employees and i
Airline lobbyist Fabio Gamba (pictured) will replace Brian Humphries as CEO o...
Jul 29, 2011 - 4:40 AM
The European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) has appointed an airline lobbyist as its new leader.
Jul 28, 2011 - 1:40 PM
Aircraft auxiliary power units (APUs) can now remain on while radiation checks are conducted on aircraft entering the country, as long as the exhaust vents
Jul 28, 2011 - 10:20 AM
General Dynamics has appointed <b>Daniel Clare</b>, former senior v-p and CFO of its Gulfstream subsidiary, president of its <i>Jet Aviation Group</i>.
Jul 28, 2011 - 9:40 AM
Under a contract signed by Eurocopter Deutschland and Mid-Continent, Eurocopter EC135 and EC145T2 models will be equipped with Mid-Continent Instruments Tr