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January 8, 2007, 7:25 AM

The DOT yesterday issued a final rule amending the requirements for the transportation of hazardous materials by aircraft.

January 8, 2007, 7:21 AM

The International Civil Aviation Organization adopted a “standard” to increase the upper age limit for airline pilots to 65, effective November 23. But the measure is limited to two-pilot crews when the other pilot is younger than 60 years of age.

January 8, 2007, 7:16 AM

Testifying yesterday at a field hearing in Wichita before the House subcommittee on aviation, general aviation manufacturing leaders urged Congress to take a “strong and proactive” role in issues that could negatively affect the GA industry.

January 8, 2007, 7:09 AM

Universal Avionics and Kansas City Aviation Center have teamed to develop a three-screen LCD upgrade for the Pilatus PC-12.

January 8, 2007, 7:06 AM

Air Security International reported yesterday that at least three “explosive devices” detonated at approximately 4:30 a.m. local time on March 24 and bomb disposal technicians disarmed two others in Grand Junction, Colo.

January 8, 2007, 7:02 AM

To address what it says is a “decrease in volume of avionics work and to align with the market,” Landmark Aviation is consolidating avionics installations and aircraft painting from its Los Angeles, Houston and Augusta, Ga. locations to the company’s Springfield, Ill. facility.

January 8, 2007, 6:59 AM

Raytheon Aircraft has joined Gulfstream Aerospace as the only major business aircraft OEMs to elevate the head of product support to the presidential level.

January 8, 2007, 6:56 AM

Since its Web site opened for aircraft registrations on March 1, the new International Registry of Mobile Assets, more commonly referred to as the Cape Town Treaty, has found few supporters within the business aviation community. Now Sen.

January 8, 2007, 6:45 AM

Bombardier Aerospace's results improved in FY 2006, primarily the result of a continued strong business jet market.

January 8, 2007, 6:40 AM

Top FAA lawyers and flight standards specialists met with charter companies yesterday in Las Vegas in the first of 10 air-taxi operational control workshops.