Aviation International News October 2006

Oct 9, 2006 - 6:53 AM
Raytheon Aircraft breaks ground October 3 for a major expansion of its Hawker completions facility in Little Rock, Ark.
Oct 9, 2006 - 6:50 AM
PrivateSky Aviation Services of Fort Myers, Fla., and Spectralux of Redmond, Wash., have STC’d a mode-S enhanced surveillance upgrade for Gulfstreams.
Oct 9, 2006 - 6:48 AM
The Schleicher sailplane that collided with a NetJets Hawker 800XP at about 16,000 feet near Smith, Nev., on August 28 was equipped with a transponder but
Oct 9, 2006 - 6:34 AM
The saga surrounding European approval for commercial operation of single-engine aircraft in IMC (SEIMC) continues.
Oct 9, 2006 - 6:33 AM
The City of Chicago settled an FAA enforcement action that arose after it bulldozed Meigs Field’s runway on March 30, 2003.
Oct 9, 2006 - 6:28 AM
The 78- to 88-seat Embraer E175 earned its FAA certification last month, paving the way for deliveries to start in the U.S.
Oct 9, 2006 - 6:23 AM
Owners, operators and manufacturers of aircraft registered in any of the UK’s overseas territories have been advised to get familiar with a comprehensive s
Oct 9, 2006 - 6:17 AM
After the NetJets-operated Raytheon Hawker that collided with a sailplane in Nevada on August 28 (see page 106) prepared to land, one of the jet’s passenge
Oct 9, 2006 - 6:15 AM
Controversy continues to swirl around the FAA’s September 2005 regulations regarding aircraft thermal and acoustic insulation.
Oct 9, 2006 - 5:56 AM
Executive Jet Investments (EJI), the Swiss-based group of investors that has had a 50-percent stake in the Grob SPn Utility light business jet, has now acq