Aviation International News June 2002

Oct 9, 2007 - 8:53 AM
New York City has been granted $9.8 million in federal funds to buy and equip a hybrid “super-copter” equipped for response to a variety of emergency situa
Oct 9, 2007 - 8:52 AM
Breaking into a market that has traditionally favored U.S.-made products, British defense systems builder GKN has aced a $1.5 billion helicopter deal with
Oct 9, 2007 - 8:51 AM
A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Textron, accusing the Providence, R.I.
Oct 9, 2007 - 8:50 AM
Alexander Lebed, a once-powerful Russian politician, was killed April 29 when the Russian-made Mil Mi-8 helicopter in which he and 19 others were traveling
Oct 9, 2007 - 8:49 AM
It’s been 45 years since President Dwight Eisenhower became the first standing U.S.
Oct 9, 2007 - 7:35 AM
It’s the helicopter equivalent of the “man bites dog” story.
Oct 9, 2007 - 7:33 AM
As part of its evaluation of loran as a potential backup to GPS, the FAA has contracted Rock-well Collins to build a combined GPS/loran variant of its stan
Oct 9, 2007 - 7:15 AM
For any pilot who’s ever sat glued to the Weather Channel or logged onto a weather Web site to keep a watchful eye on a powerful cold front or line of thun
Oct 9, 2007 - 6:59 AM
One of the newest ATC techniques is multilateration, where several small unattended receiving stations are dispersed around an airport to monitor transpond
Oct 9, 2007 - 6:54 AM
In a welcomed shift in policy, business aircraft operators may now forego the STC process when installing class-B terrain awareness and warning systems (TA