September 2008 Aviation International News

Sep 2, 2008 - 5:32 AM
Despite a softening U.S.
Sep 2, 2008 - 5:30 AM
Premier Aircraft said a recent transatlantic flight by a Falcon 50 modified with the company’s 50Dash4 performance upgrade demonstrated a quicker takeoff a
Sep 2, 2008 - 5:10 AM
The FAA has issued AD 2008-16-02 for operators of Premier I (model 390) S/Ns RB-4 through RB-204, which calls for a post-flight residual-heat check of the
Aug 31, 2008 - 1:57 PM
The FAA has warned operators with carbon brakes about problems with environmentally friendly organic salt runway de-icer fluids.
Aug 31, 2008 - 1:43 PM
The FAA has issued a proposed Airworthiness Directive for GE CF34 turbofan engines with high-pressure-rotor, four-step, air-balance-piston, stationary seal
Aug 31, 2008 - 1:30 PM
CharterX subsidiary Wyvern Consulting has launched WeFlySafe.com, an online resource for those who fly on chartered aircraft.
Aug 31, 2008 - 1:17 PM
Valencia, Spain-based Wondair on Demand Aviation has launched a fractional ownership, jet card and corporate shuttle program.
Aug 31, 2008 - 1:12 PM
Embraer announced last month that it “consolidated its organizational structure by reducing managerial positions and administrative functions.” The Brazili
Aug 31, 2008 - 1:07 PM
The House of Representatives on July 22 unanimously approved a bipartisan aviation bill that tightens the FAA’s airline maintenance oversight procedures an
Aug 31, 2008 - 12:59 PM
Speaking at this year’s EAA AirVenture, acting FAA Administrator Bobby Sturgell defended the track record of various agency-industry cooperative safety and