November 2006 Aviation International News

Nov 7, 2006 - 6:09 AM
Global charter broker Air Partner International has acquired UK executive charter operator Gold Air for £4.4 million ($8.1 million).
Nov 7, 2006 - 5:41 AM
A sage old pilot once neatly captured the purpose of business aviation: “People buy airplanes because they want to go places…fast.” <br /><br />Sino Sweari
Nov 7, 2006 - 5:25 AM
Demand for aircraft charter is rising worldwide, with more businesses and private individuals willing and able to start taking this increasingly attractive
Nov 7, 2006 - 5:16 AM
Start-up manufacturer Spectrum Aeronautical announced last month that it has selected the GE/Honda HF120 turbofan engine to power a new $6.2 million (2006
Nov 7, 2006 - 4:58 AM
Enormous banners that hung from the façade of the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando last month proclaimed the NBAA Convention offered “A year’s wo
Nov 7, 2006 - 4:50 AM
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) and the Transportation Department Inspector General are questioning whether the FAA’s safety inspectors and air
Nov 7, 2006 - 4:47 AM
Honeywell Aerospace and Rolls-Royce each expects the world’s business jet OEMs to set a new delivery record next year and establish a strong precedent for
Nov 7, 2006 - 4:38 AM
Scara, a French association of leisure and executive air charter operators, is urging CRPN, the French crew retirement fund that collects contributions fro
Nov 6, 2006 - 12:24 PM
With the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) poised to raise the age limit for commercial pilots to 65 effective November 23, the FAA has conv
Nov 6, 2006 - 12:20 PM
Former Flight Options pilot Franklin Rodriguez last month was sentenced to 17.5 years in prison after pleading guilty last May to smuggling into the U.S.