May 2008 Aviation International News

May 5, 2008 - 7:17 AM
<b>Eurocopter AS 355/EC 130, New York, March 22, 2008</b>–A Liberty Helicopter Eurocopter AS 355 struck an idling Liberty Eurocopter EC 130 on takeoff from
May 5, 2008 - 7:16 AM
<strong>Bombardier Learjet 35, San Antonio, March 15, 2008</strong>–The American Jet International Learjet 35 overran Runway 21 landing at San Antonio.
May 5, 2008 - 7:12 AM
<strong>Cessna 500 Citation I, Oklahoma City, March 4</strong>–The Southwest Orthopedic and Sport Medicine Clinic’s Citation I was destroyed when control w
May 5, 2008 - 7:09 AM
<strong>Hawker Beechcraft 1900D, Nbagu, Nigeria, March 15, 2008</strong>–All three occupants were killed and the aircraft destroyed when the Wings Aviation
May 5, 2008 - 7:03 AM
<strong>Cessna 500 Citation I, Farnborough, Kent, England, March 30, 2008</strong>–The crew of the Bahamian-registered Citation I reported engine vibration
May 5, 2008 - 6:57 AM
<strong>Bombardier Challenger 600-2A12, Grand Junction, Colo., March 24, 2008</strong>–The main cabin door fell off the Challenger on takeoff from Grand Ju
May 5, 2008 - 6:44 AM
• Congress recessed for a couple of weeks at Easter time.
May 5, 2008 - 6:38 AM
Transportation Secretary Mary Peters has tapped Marie Kennington-Gardiner of Staten Island to serve as director of the New York Integration Office, created
May 5, 2008 - 6:33 AM
National Air Traffic Controllers Association (Natca) president Patrick Forrey raised more than a few eyebrows in a recent speech at the Washington Aero Clu
May 5, 2008 - 6:29 AM
Last year Swedish composites technology specialist Lamera introduced Hybrix, a stainless-steel “fiber-filled sandwich” that looks and behaves like a regula