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October 10, 2007, 8:32 AM

Bombardier Aerospace has received key approvals from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the FAA to provide complete training, service and maintenance for the Bombardier Challenger 300.

October 10, 2007, 8:30 AM

The FAA has certified Stanford Aerospace to operate a repair station based in Antigua.

October 10, 2007, 6:57 AM

Businesses continue to increase the use of their aircraft–even if they are not in great numbers adding to their fleets–despite operational challenges in the name of security and access control. Representatives from U.S.

October 10, 2007, 6:52 AM

Concerned about attempts by adversaries to jam global positioning satellite system signals–as occurred with only limited success during the recent Iraq conflict–the U.S. Air Force is moving ahead with plans to field a new-generation constellation of satellites, called GPS III.

October 10, 2007, 6:45 AM

The FAA is reviewing a proposed noise-compatibility program for Greater Rockford Airport in Illinois. The program, being formulated under Part 150, is scheduled to be approved or denied no later than November 4. Comments may be submitted until July 7.

October 10, 2007, 6:40 AM

Four separate reports of interference and consequent chafing of hydraulic lines in the No. 1 and No. 3 engine pylons of Falcon 50s have led to an AD requiring detailed inspections of the entire length of the lines to ensure proper clearance.

October 10, 2007, 6:38 AM

A federal judge approved a deal between the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Gulfstream Aerospace in which the airframe manufacturer agreed to pay $2.1 million to more than 60 former employees–none of them pilots–to settle an age-discrimination suit.

October 10, 2007, 6:35 AM

Honeywell projects it will receive certification of an RVSM-compliance package for early Cessna Citation 500s by the end of October, a delay of about four months.

October 10, 2007, 6:33 AM

The structure of the Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) is undergoing a major overhaul as the government responds to constant pressure from the aviation industry to improve the agency.

October 10, 2007, 6:30 AM

Construction started last month on Cessna’s new Citation Service Center at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport. The 447,259-sq-ft facility, being built on 124 acres, is scheduled to be finished in the fourth quarter of next year.

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