December 2006 Aviation International News

Dec 8, 2006 - 9:29 AM
Dallas Airmotive is adding Pratt & Whitney Canada PW500 hot-section inspection capability to three of its regional turbine centers (RTCs).
Dec 8, 2006 - 9:16 AM
Fokker Services, part of Stork Aerospace, announced it has signed a letter of intent for the acquisition of a controlling (51 percent) interest in Piedmont
Dec 8, 2006 - 9:12 AM
Bombardier Aerospace has appointed Stevens Aviation’s Jefferson County Airport facility in Denver an AOG/line maintenance facility for Learjets.<br /><br /
Dec 8, 2006 - 9:10 AM
Securaplane Technologies has announced a distribution agreement for emergency batteries with CRS Jet Spares.
Dec 8, 2006 - 9:02 AM
While many medium to large turbine helicopters offer autopilots to enhance mission safety and comfort, Sikorsky is in the final stages of developing an aut
Dec 8, 2006 - 8:57 AM
Flight-testing is well under way for a new helicopter autopilot that, compared with other currently available systems, cuts both weight and cost in half, s
Dec 8, 2006 - 8:53 AM
A laser obstacle-avoidance system now entering service on military helicopters might prove useful for civil applications.
Dec 8, 2006 - 8:34 AM
Over the last six years, the North American aeromedical transport industry, particularly its helicopter EMS community, has become increasingly concerned ab
Dec 8, 2006 - 7:41 AM
The labor union representing helicopter pilots employed by PHI voted November 10 to end a two-month-long strike against the company.
Dec 8, 2006 - 7:33 AM
AgustaWestland and Eurocopter might be competitors in the helicopter market, but they seem to be decidedly good friends when it comes to defining rotorcraf