November 2008 Aviation International News

Nov 3, 2008 - 6:29 AM
The Department of Transportation has announced it will press forward with plans to auction takeoff and landing slots at the three major New York-area airpo
Nov 3, 2008 - 6:23 AM
Pinnacle Airlines has agreed to fly–at least temporarily–the seven Bombardier CRJ900s Delta Air Lines had told Mesa Air Group it would pull from their serv
Nov 3, 2008 - 6:21 AM
Piedmont Airlines and SkyWest Airlines will each receive $600,000 from the FAA as part of a $5 million program to fund in-cockpit runway safety systems, in
Nov 3, 2008 - 6:19 AM
Embraer in late August celebrated the first delivery of E190s to two new customers–China’s Kunpeng Airlines and TACA Airlines of El Salvador.
Nov 3, 2008 - 6:17 AM
Embraer and Flybe Aviation Services have signed a five-year contract that names the UK regional aircraft maintenance company an authorized service center f
Nov 3, 2008 - 6:07 AM
The European helicopter safety team (Ehest) released the preliminary results of the first European-wide helicopter accident study on October 13, during a c
Nov 3, 2008 - 6:01 AM
Semia, a French manufacturer of maintenance equipment, was at Helitech 2008 exhibiting the Syntham 5000, a new engine vibration-check device that can monit
Nov 3, 2008 - 6:00 AM
In Portugal, state-owned helicopter operator Empresa de Meios Aéreos (EMA) seems happy with the six Kamov Ka-32 A11BCs it acquired for firefighting and sea
Nov 3, 2008 - 5:56 AM
Helicopter operator Inaer introduced Einforex, a system that updates 3-D maps with firefighting information such as fire front location, past water drops a
Nov 3, 2008 - 5:48 AM
Start-up manufacturer Hélicoptères Guimbal delivered its first Cabri G2 two-seater to French-based operator Ixair on September 19.