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October 3, 2007, 8:03 AM

NBAA has turned to an outside vendor to assist in conducting the association’s security seminars.

October 3, 2007, 8:01 AM

Egypt recently became the second North African nation to agree to give Eurocontrol responsibility for the billing and collection of its air navigation fees.

October 3, 2007, 8:00 AM

AvAero, a maker of Learjet hush kits, has received an STC for a fuel-saving aerodynamic modification of the Boeing 737-200/300. The company claims the mod will decrease the twinjet’s fuel burn by an average of 4 percent, equating to about a 230-pph fuel-burn reduction.

October 3, 2007, 5:28 AM

Lufthansa will offer nonstop service in a Boeing Business Jet scheduled to operate six times weekly starting June 17 between Newark International and Dusseldorf Airports.

October 3, 2007, 5:27 AM

The so-called “Hoover Law” continues to be totally ineffective, according to the Lawyer Pilots Bar Association (LPBA).

October 3, 2007, 5:26 AM

Piper Aircraft is appealing FAA allegations of wrongdoing that have led to a proposed civil penalty fine of $222,300. According to the FAA, a March 2001 review of the Vero Beach, Fla.

October 3, 2007, 5:25 AM

Early NTSB reports point to fuel starvation as the cause of an October 9 King Air C90 crash in a neighborhood north of Dallas Love Field that left the pilot seriously injured.

October 3, 2007, 5:23 AM

Charles Ryan, president and COO of the Nordam Group, and two other men were killed and four others injured on the afternoon of October 8 when their de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver floatplane crashed into a lake in northern Ontario during a hunting trip.

October 3, 2007, 5:22 AM

Next month Securaplane Technologies will introduce CAMS, or cabin alert and monitoring system. CAMS consists of lightweight, low-power cameras and infrared light sources.

October 3, 2007, 5:21 AM

General Electric and Honeywell International formally terminated their merger agreement, four months after European regulators rejected the proposed $45 billion deal.