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October 9, 2007, 12:27 PM

The FAA intends to implement major airspace changes in the Southwest U.S. on October 4. The Las Vegas four cornerpost plan integrates changes in standard routings in airspace controlled by the Albuquerque and Los Angeles Centers.

October 9, 2007, 12:26 PM

The Sino Swearingen SJ30-2 that crashed on April 26 was not equipped with a spin recovery chute, nor was it required to be. In addition, to date there are no reports that use of such a chute would have changed the outcome of the accident, in which the pilot was killed.

October 9, 2007, 12:25 PM

The NTSB has asked Congress to “convince the FAA of the need for immediate action” to prevent runway incursions.

October 9, 2007, 12:24 PM

Acoustic and thermal insulation manufacturer Flight Environments believes it has solved the problem of trying to demonstrate exactly what its products do in terms of quieting corporate aircraft interiors–short of chartering two jets, one with the company’s treatment and one without.

October 9, 2007, 12:23 PM

Warranty claims by Boeing aircraft operators are now available online through the Web site, cutting as much as two days off the typical six days for processing warranty claims, according to the company.

October 9, 2007, 12:20 PM

For years the aeromedical helicopters based in and around New York City and Washington have trained for massive urban disasters.

October 9, 2007, 12:18 PM

Still unable to comprehend the monstrous scale of the September 11 terrorist assault on the U.S., the international air transport industry got a swift taste of the disruption and chronic uncertainty that undoubtedly lie ahead.

October 9, 2007, 12:15 PM

As the curtains fell on the third edition of EBACE (the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition) in Geneva last month, the organizers could feel confident that the strong support for the event in this most difficult of years and most challenging of futures for aviation bodes well for

October 9, 2007, 12:09 PM

Najeeb (Jeeb) Halaby, FAA Administrator, Sept. 26, 1961: explaining Operation Sky Shield II, the grounding of all U.S. and Canadian commercial airlines, general aviation, charter and cargo flights on Oct.

October 9, 2007, 12:05 PM

Construction of Wing Aviation has begun at Montgomery County Airport in Conroe, Texas. The new facility, scheduled to be in operation by next April, will include a 54,000-sq-ft hangar for airframe and avionics maintenance, custom refurbishing and detailing.