December 2004 Aviation International News

Feb 6, 2007 - 4:26 AM
Have you installed your 406-MHz emergency locator transmitter (ELT) yet? If trips to international destinations are in your plans, the sarsat units are mus
Feb 6, 2007 - 4:17 AM
At the request of the FAA, the RTCA is in the midst of a long-term study of the dangers portable electronic devices (PEDs) pose to aircraft systems.
Feb 6, 2007 - 4:16 AM
TSO approval for a new all-digital communications package marks the completion of a three-year program by Rockwell Collins to develop radios to support the
Feb 6, 2007 - 4:12 AM
General Dynamics C4 Systems, a division of General Dynamics, announced a deal with the FAA to begin certification work on satellite communications equipmen
Feb 6, 2007 - 4:07 AM
In an effort to build on the promise of the GPS wide-area augmentation system (WAAS), the FAA has amended a $200 million contract with Raytheon to deploy n
Feb 6, 2007 - 4:05 AM
As most of its customers know by now, AirCell no longer actively markets airborne cellular systems, mainly because new digital cellular technology is rende
Feb 6, 2007 - 3:59 AM
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) listed it as merely a serious incident but considered it significant enough to issue a full report.
Feb 6, 2007 - 3:50 AM
The stock market is on the upswing, initial public offerings were up this year for the first time since 2000 and the business aviation industry is recoveri
Feb 6, 2007 - 3:38 AM
Flight Options insists that it’s business as usual despite last month’s unexpected departure of the company’s chairman and CEO, John Nahill.
Feb 6, 2007 - 3:27 AM
On March 16, 1991, all 10 people aboard a Hawker, including seven members of singer Reba McEntire’s band as well as her tour manager, were killed when the