Aviation International News October 2005

Oct 24, 2006 - 12:32 PM
Following a nearly 20-year development program marked by financial and management challenges, technical issues and a fatal crash in 2003, San Antonio-based
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:26 PM
The Aeronautical Repair Station Association (ARSA) has filed a complaint with the FAA against Rolls-Royce alleging the engine maker does not provide basic
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:24 PM
The FAA’s air traffic controller contract proposal maintains the average base pay of current controllers ($166,000), which the agency said is a 74-percent
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:23 PM
The union representing air traffic controllers rejected the FAA’s call last month for federal mediation to help the agency reach a new labor agreement with
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:21 PM
An “informal” meeting between Platinum Jet Management and the FAA was rescheduled from November 1 to December 15 at the agency’s northeast regional office.
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:20 PM
The regulatory role of the Canadian Business Aviation Association (CBAA) might expand into instrument and type ratings, as well as maintenance checks, foll
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:19 PM
An insolvency administrator has signed a letter of intent with Germany’s RUAG Aerospace Services to take over from bankrupt AvCraft the Dornier 328 type ce
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:17 PM
Before leaving for the Thanksgiving holiday, Congress approved Fiscal Year 2006 funding for the FAA totaling approximately $13.8 billion, which is $276 mil
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:15 PM
On November 28, a Flight Options Beechjet 400A experienced a double engine flameout at FL380 while on a positioning flight.
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:06 PM
Paris Le Bourget FBO Euralair Airport Services (EAS) has renewed a five-year agreement to remain in the Exxon Mobil Avitat network until 2010.