Aviation International News May 2008

Apr 30, 2008 - 9:18 AM
In the wake of the August 2006 midair between a Hawker 800XP and a glider, the NTSB has issued a safety recommendation that all sailplanes should have inst
Apr 30, 2008 - 9:16 AM
Hawker Beechcraft has appointed Charles Mayer, a veteran of the luxury automotive industry, vice president of marketing.
Apr 30, 2008 - 9:15 AM
A group of former JetBlue executives has launched a new charter operation designed around the Phenom 100.
Apr 30, 2008 - 9:13 AM
The families of nine people killed in a February 2004 Super King Air crash cannot sue the manufacturer, the U.S.
Apr 30, 2008 - 9:11 AM
Cessna will construct a new plant in Wichita to manufacture the Citation Columbus.
Apr 30, 2008 - 9:10 AM
NetJets will remain in Columbus, Ohio, despite fierce competition from cities such as Raleigh, N.C.; Orlando, Fla.; and Fort Worth, Texas.
Apr 30, 2008 - 9:07 AM
Slot coordination was imposed at Cannes-Mandelieu Airport in the south of France under a trial period that will run from May 23 through October 25.
Apr 29, 2008 - 7:51 AM
Air Transport Association (ATA) president and CEO James May used a hearing of the House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming last mon
Apr 29, 2008 - 7:36 AM
As the annual NBAA Convention gets ever larger, so too grows the perception that the event tends to focus on and attract operators of larger business aircr
Apr 29, 2008 - 7:34 AM
The third flight-test D-Jet completed a one-hour 25-minute maiden flight April 15 from Diamond Aircraft’s London, Ontario facility.