September 2010 Aviation International News

Aug 27, 2010 - 4:07 AM
If the FAA reauthorization bill currently under debate in Congress is finally passed in its present form, one provision that it contains could seal the fat
Aug 27, 2010 - 4:03 AM
Current FAA terminology for an air traffic controller’s instruction for a pilot to taxi onto the runway and await takeoff clearance is “position and hold.”
Aug 27, 2010 - 4:00 AM
The Nigerian government’s announcement last month that it is buying two Falcon 7Xs and one Gulfstream G550 has yielded a rare public viewing of business ai
Aug 26, 2010 - 12:53 PM
Carl Hirschmann, Jet Aviation’s former CEO and the eldest son of company founder Carl W.
Aug 26, 2010 - 12:51 PM
Cavu Companies has added a new hold-over time (Hot) module to its EFB-Pro performance software to help pilots ensure compliance with regulatory re quiremen
Aug 26, 2010 - 12:45 PM
Richard Santulli, founder of fractional-share company NetJets, is back in the aviation business with a new business jet and helicopter leasing company call
Aug 26, 2010 - 12:43 PM
Executive Flight Services, a subsidiary of Kansas City, Mo.-based Executive AirShare, established a maintenance base at Midwest National Air Center in Ke
Aug 26, 2010 - 12:41 PM
The FAA issued a draft policy memorandum that would change circuit-breaker layouts in aircraft electrical systems, as well as how pilots deal with trippe
Aug 26, 2010 - 12:39 PM
The FAA is seeking a civil penalty of $580,000 from Hillsboro Aviation of Hillsboro, Ore., “for allegedly performing improper repairs, deliberately falsi
Aug 26, 2010 - 12:38 PM
After months of posting positive trends, the recovery in business aircraft flight activity sputtered in July, falling 0.9 percent from a year ago, accordin