February 2008 Aviation International News

Feb 8, 2008 - 4:35 AM
The Bush Administration announced a new national policy last month that would encourage congested airports to vary landing fees based on the time of day an
Feb 8, 2008 - 4:33 AM
What can you say about an airplane that performs better than most people expect, as the Hawker series always has? The old Hawker 800A I flew was easy to fl
Feb 8, 2008 - 3:50 AM
Put simply, the very light jet (VLJ) is a small airplane in search of a big market.
Feb 7, 2008 - 11:45 AM
When pilots turn their attention to icing, it’s the in-flight kind that garners the most attention and training focus.
Feb 7, 2008 - 11:42 AM
As the industry prepares for a possible pilot shortage, an organization called the Professional Aviation Board of Certification (PABC) has its own plan to
Feb 7, 2008 - 11:37 AM
Although the market for charter and fractional ownership is still strong in the U.S., operators might soon face a shortage of qualified pilots and maintena
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Feb 7, 2008 - 11:06 AM
Completion and refurbishment centers are racing to bring the latest technology into cabin entertainment with crisper, sharper pictures and better sound, us
Feb 7, 2008 - 5:59 AM
A Senate confirmation hearing on the nomination of acting FAA Administrator Robert Sturgell to become the next permanent head of the agency was postponed a
Feb 7, 2008 - 5:59 AM
A Senate confirmation hearing on the nomination of acting FAA Administrator Robert Sturgell to become the next permanent head of the agency was postponed a
Feb 7, 2008 - 5:45 AM
Sentient Jet Holdings has continued its pattern of aggressive growth with the purchase of Van Nuys, Calif.-based The Air Group.