Aviation International News October 2010

Sep 30, 2010 - 6:16 AM
Egyptian executive charter company Smart Aviation placed a firm order for a pair of Bombardier Q400 turboprops in late August in preparation for its expa
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:15 AM
The world helicopter fleet will grow from 24,625 last year to 36,946 by 2015, according to a new study by Frost & Sullivan.
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:15 AM
Novato, Calif.-based Willis Lease Finance, a leading lessor of commercial jet engines, last month signaled its intention to enter the regional jet leasin
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:14 AM
Republic Airways plans to continue operating three Bombardier Q400 turboprops from Denver this winter, reversing earlier plans to dismantle the fleet com
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:13 AM
Pilot leaders from Continental and United Airlines have proposed abolishing so-called regional jet outsourcing during contract negotiations in Denver.
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:12 AM
The NTSB has cast broad blame for the Aug.
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:08 AM
Hillsboro Aviation executives believe the company is being punished for good behavior.
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:02 AM
An alert radar controller monitoring traffic at Shannon air traffic services helped to prevent a Gulfstream IV-SP from crashing near Killarney, Ireland, la
Sep 30, 2010 - 5:59 AM
How much oxygen do you need to make sure you’re not only legal for a planned flight but can also safely provide for crew and passengers in the event of a d
Sep 30, 2010 - 5:57 AM
In recent months FAA Administrator Babbitt has promoted specific tailored hypoxia training, along with high-altitude handling, for commercial and private p