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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.

September 26, 2007, 2:55 PM

Northern Air (Booth No. 4301), an FBO at Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Grand Rapids, Mich., has completed a major remodeling of its customer-service areas.

September 26, 2007, 2:54 PM

Dassault has selected International Communications Group (ICG) to provide Iridium satellite communication systems and handsets as options for the entire Falcon Jet line. ICG is at Booth No. 3705 with information about its ICS-100, ICS-200 and CIS-10 Iridium transceivers.