May 2009 Aviation International News

May 1, 2009 - 10:33 AM
Piper Aircraft has achieved FAA certification for the Garmin G1000 avionics system aboard the Meridian six-place single-engine turboprop, an airplane origi
May 1, 2009 - 10:32 AM
The FAA has awarded Jeppesen the industry’s first letter of acceptance for airport moving-map data under  standards outlined in Advisory Circular AC 2
May 1, 2009 - 8:14 AM
With the introduction of the second phase of the Single European Sky (SES II), the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) will greatly increase its scope b
May 1, 2009 - 8:02 AM
The economic downturn is giving manufacturers and operators of very light jets (VLJs) more time to prepare for the airplanes’ widespread entry into service
May 1, 2009 - 7:53 AM
An NTSB interim factual report and findings from a flight simulation issued last month suggest that pilot error, not a runaway trim condition, caused the J
May 1, 2009 - 7:51 AM
Nearly 50 customers have completed Phenom 100 pilot training at Embraer CAE Training Services, a joint venture between CAE and Embraer, CAE told <strong>AI
May 1, 2009 - 7:48 AM
The Italian Civil Aviation Authority (ENAC) has issued EASA/ENAC Part 145 certification to Venice, Italy-based Superjet International, allowing the regiona
May 1, 2009 - 7:47 AM
The city of Santa Monica, Calif., in late March was at an FAA Part 16 hearing in Long Beach defending its stance on trying to keep larger jets from using S
May 1, 2009 - 7:42 AM
Air Chef Holdings has launched a visual upgrade to its two Web sites–Air Culinaire (<link http://www.airculinaire.com _blank>www.airculinaire.com</link>) a
May 1, 2009 - 7:40 AM
Directional Capital, an investment firm led by Flight Options chairman and founder Kenn Ricci, private-equity firm Resilience Capital Partners and “key mem