February 2009 Aviation International News

Jan 29, 2009 - 9:48 AM
As part of an effort to reduce the number of fatal helicopter crashes, safety experts are promoting widespread use of terrain and traffic alert systems tha
Jan 29, 2009 - 9:47 AM
International Communications Group of Newport News, Va., has received parts manufacturer authority (PMA) for the NxtLink ICS-120A and ICS-220A communicatio
Jan 29, 2009 - 9:46 AM
Inmarsat last month began repositioning its I-4 satellite constellation in an effort aimed at providing full global SwiftBroadband coverage and improving n
Jan 29, 2009 - 9:39 AM
Overhauling the cryogenically cooled enhanced-vision system (EVS) installed in many newer Gulfstreams will set an operator back around $30,000–a cost many
Jan 29, 2009 - 8:24 AM
at a time when everyone seems to be looking for a bargain, regional jets reconfigured for an executive role–available at considerably less than half the pr
Jan 29, 2009 - 8:20 AM
Attendees who make their way to Anaheim, Calif., for the Helicopter Association International’s (HAI) Heli-Expo later this month will encounter the usual c
Jan 29, 2009 - 8:15 AM
French-based turboshaft manufacturer Turbomeca has completed a European Commission-funded research program that opens the door to a massive collection of u
Jan 29, 2009 - 8:05 AM
Several long-simmering new helicopter development programs are likely to reach either first flights or certification this year and, despite an expected con
Jan 29, 2009 - 8:02 AM
It’s been less than two years since startup airborne telecommunications firm TrueNorth Avionics of Canada introduced its first products–the Simphone (prono
Jan 29, 2009 - 7:57 AM
Eurocontrol might ask the European Commission to use some of the money expected to be saved by the planned decommissioning of VOR and NDB beacons to sponso