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April 25, 2007, 9:15 AM

The pilot of the Merlin twin turboprop that crash-landed at Teterboro Airport, N.J., on May 31 followed a flight in which he had aborted his first takeoff from Nantucket Memorial Airport, Mass.

April 25, 2007, 9:13 AM

The FAA on Friday granted type certification to Cessna’s Model 525 Citation CJ1+, keeping the program on schedule and bringing the aircraft one step closer to customer deliveries, which are expected to begin in the fourth quarter.

April 25, 2007, 9:12 AM

Mark Schaberg, one of the pilots of MBNA’s Sikorsky S-76C that crashed into New York City’s East River near 42nd Street on Friday, was released from the hospital yesterday and is “resting comfortably at home,” according to a company spokesman.

April 24, 2007, 10:53 AM

Mercury Computer Systems introduced two new class II-qualified electronic flight bag (EFB) systems targeting operators of larger aircraft.

April 24, 2007, 10:52 AM

NTSB chairman Mark Rosenker said he believes runway incursions are still a major safety issue.

April 24, 2007, 10:50 AM

New York-based charter operator ExcelAire recently submitted to Brazilian Federal Police Chief Renato Sayao a 150-page report on the September 29 midair between an ExcelAire Legacy and a Gol Airlines 737.

April 24, 2007, 10:49 AM

Thanks to the continuing sales performance of the Citation line, operational results for Cessna in the first quarter of this year were described by Lewis Campbell, chairman, president and CEO of parent company Textron as “nothing short of superb.” Speaking last week to the financial community, Ca

April 19, 2007, 11:48 AM

This week Cessna celebrated two major turbine fleet milestones. The Caravan fleet reached 10 million flight hours and its Citation line has reached double that.

April 19, 2007, 11:47 AM

Though the problems Eclipse Aviation has experienced with certification and production are well known by now, other VLJ manufacturers haven’t been spared these trials.

April 19, 2007, 11:44 AM

Starting May 1, the Isle of Man–a British Crown Dependency located in the Irish Sea between the UK and Ireland–will have its own aircraft registry, open only to corporate and private aircraft.

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