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September 24, 2007, 2:13 PM

Satcom Direct (Booth No. 1949) yesterday introduced FlightDeck Freedom, a suite of datalink services designed to let business jet crews use existing data communications links to receive content from the flight-information providers of their choice.

September 24, 2007, 2:11 PM

ExecuJet Europe, a business aircraft sales and services company, has announced the launch of Personal Concierge, which it said is designed to provide individual clients “discreet and full aviation management and operations solutions” via a single phone call.

September 24, 2007, 2:09 PM

The University of North Dakota (UND) has ordered a Cessna Citation Mustang for flight training and executive transport. UND is the first flight school to order Cessna’s light jet. Cessna (Booth No. 8550) said it plans to deliver 44 Mustangs this year.

September 24, 2007, 2:08 PM

Shadin Avionics (Booth No. 8350) is introducing a new version of its engine trend monitoring system, the ETM XL, with USB-drive downloading, more memory and recording frequencies that meet Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6 TBO-extension requirements.

September 24, 2007, 2:05 PM

Universal Avionics plans to announce FAA certification of the first TSO’d WAAS-qualified FMS for installation on Part 23 and 25 aircraft at a press conference today at

September 24, 2007, 1:50 PM

A new company called Phoenix Skyplan has joined the ranks of flight planning, handling and fuel sourcing providers. The new venture is a strategic partnership between Calgary, Alberta-based Skyplan and Phoenix Fuel of Sheridan, Wyo. Exhibiting here at the Phoenix Fuel booth (No.

September 24, 2007, 1:44 PM

Sky Connect of Takoma Park, Md., a provider of Iridium-based tracking, voice and communications systems, is at Booth No. 7428 introducing a new satellite phone system.

September 24, 2007, 1:42 PM

Enhanced-vision system (EVS) manufacturer Max-Viz is in Atlanta this week at Booth No. 1501 unveiling three new systems, including an application of its dual-sensor system integrated with Rockwell Collins’ head-up display (HUD) on the Boeing Business Jet for landing credits.

September 24, 2007, 1:39 PM

Jet Repair Anywhere (JRA) is providing free shuttle service from the Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) to Fulton County Airport (FTY), site of the NBAA 2007 static display. Departure times and locations are available at the JRA booth (No. 4364).

September 24, 2007, 1:35 PM

Midcoast Aviation (Booth No. 3408), a long-time specialist in aircraft maintenance, modification and completion of midsize and large business aircraft, is moving into the narrowbody bizliner market.