December 2010 Aviation International News

Nov 30, 2010 - 7:07 AM
ExecuJet Aviation is expanding its footprint in the Asian business aviation services market with a new joint venture with China’s Tianjin Haite Aircraft En
Nov 30, 2010 - 7:06 AM
Gulfstream International Group, the parent company of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based ­Gulfstream International Airlines, entered Chapter 11 ­bankruptcy protec
Nov 30, 2010 - 6:56 AM
Researchers at the German aerospace research institute (DLR) plan to flight-test a system next year intended to aid landing in confined areas.
Nov 30, 2010 - 6:54 AM
After a protracted and controversial procurement process, the Maryland State Police signed a deal last month to purchase six new AgustaWestland AW139s.
Nov 30, 2010 - 6:52 AM
China-based Avicopter announced on November 9 the first flight of its first indigenously developed light single-engine helicopter, the AC311, in Tianjin.
Nov 30, 2010 - 6:51 AM
Helicopter flying could eventually be “jet smooth,” thanks to hub-mounted actuators that counter, at their source, vibratory loads stemming from blade mo
Nov 30, 2010 - 6:49 AM
Two years ago a speedboat opened fire on a Bell 412 as it departed an oil platform.
Nov 30, 2010 - 6:42 AM
On October 25, Robinson Helicopter entered a new phase as a manufacturer of turbine-powered rotorcraft when the FAA handed over the new R66’s type certif
Nov 30, 2010 - 6:39 AM
EThe European Helicopter Safety Implementation Team has released a 22-page training leaflet aimed at making helicopter pilots more aware of those hazards
Nov 30, 2010 - 6:38 AM
The Pentagon has selected Emteq to study the feasibility of a rotor blade tip lighting system that can be modulated to provide navigation lights at the a