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September 26, 2007, 3:18 PM

Piaggio Aero and FlightSafety International have expanded their training services agreement, whereby they will place another Piaggio aircraft simulator at FlightSafety’s West Palm Beach, Fla. learning center in 2008.

September 26, 2007, 3:16 PM

Rolls-Royce and Cessna celebrated delivery of the 5,000th Citation here yesterday, a Citation X powered by two 6,442-pound-thrust Rolls-Royce AE3007C turbofans.

September 26, 2007, 3:10 PM

Why are all NBAA Conventions now on the East Coast? Why doesn’t NBAA use Las Vegas anymore? How about Chicago and Dallas?

September 26, 2007, 3:06 PM

Solid progress in the fight against user fees has been made, but the general aviation community has to stay involved for the battle to be won, according to leaders of the fight who took the dais at the User Fee Forum at NBAA’07 yesterday.

September 26, 2007, 3:04 PM

Aero Charter is here at NBAA’07 (Booth No. 5318) celebrating its 30th year of operation under a single owner. CEO Bob Thomas and his partner, John Morgenthaler, Jr., are both pilots. “I go by what the customer wants. We are straight-shooters.

September 26, 2007, 3:02 PM

Iridium Satellite of Bethesda, Md., has added four North American air-ambulance operators to its subscriber rolls.

September 26, 2007, 3:00 PM

The Wilson Air Center FBO chain, exhibiting at the Shell Aviation Booth (No. 405), has solved a weighty problem in fuel sales by introducing a system on its fuel trucks that registers fuel uploads in pounds as well as gallons.

September 26, 2007, 2:58 PM

Total Aircraft Services (Booth No. 6151) of Van Nuys, Calif., has completed a radar pod for a Gulfstream III operated by NASA Dryden Flight Research Center.

September 26, 2007, 2:57 PM

AeroExpo, a subsidiary of World Aviation Communications of Kingston, England, is adding AeroExpo Prague to its portfolio of events. The show will take place April 25 to 27 next year and will precede AeroExpo London at Wycombe Air Park near London, June 13 to 15.

September 26, 2007, 2:56 PM

Elliott Aviation (Static Display No. 6567) comes to the NBAA Convention with a new president and COO, Mick Harrison.