July 2007 Aviation International News

Jul 3, 2007 - 11:12 AM
UK-based Rolls-Royce has purchased the rights to a new coating process for turbine blades that could improve performance and durability.
Jul 3, 2007 - 11:09 AM
Air-taxi operators and potential operators used a recent VLJ forum, “Business Models for VLJs and Light Jets,” to outline their plans for using the new cla
Jul 3, 2007 - 11:03 AM
A recent Eurocontrol-sponsored VLJ workshop gave the agency and potential operators the opportunity to discuss the impact of the coming class of very light
Jul 3, 2007 - 10:15 AM
Mentoring, where a more experienced pilot flies for some time with a new very light jet buyer until the owner gains confidence and experience, is receiving
Jul 3, 2007 - 10:03 AM
Simulator manufacturer Opinicus is in the final stages of completing four full-motion simulators and one fixed training device for the Eclipse 500 very lig
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Jul 3, 2007 - 9:28 AM
Fred Furth has been flying since 1959 and has more than 8,000 hours in jets.
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Jul 3, 2007 - 7:06 AM
At the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in late May, a representative of Airbus expressed frustration at the difficulty in findin
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Jul 3, 2007 - 6:42 AM
The European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) is growing stronger.
Jul 3, 2007 - 6:25 AM
As the wheels of FAA rulemaking grind inexorably forward, the nation’s largest union of airline pilots executed a 180-degree turn on mandatory retirement f
Jul 3, 2007 - 6:16 AM
A pilot’s brief distress call concerning “trim runaway” remains (at press time) the sole clue in the fatal crash of a 1981 Cessna Citation II into Lake Mic