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Jul 3, 2007 - 11:12 AM
UK-based Rolls-Royce has purchased the rights to a new coating process for turbine blades that could improve performance and durability.
Jul 3, 2007 - 11:09 AM
Air-taxi operators and potential operators used a recent VLJ forum, “Business Models for VLJs and Light Jets,” to outline their plans for using the new cla
Jul 3, 2007 - 11:03 AM
A recent Eurocontrol-sponsored VLJ workshop gave the agency and potential operators the opportunity to discuss the impact of the coming class of very light
Jul 3, 2007 - 10:48 AM
At the FAA’s <link http://www.jpdo.gov _blank>Joint Planning and Development Office</link> Day on Capitol Hill recently, Administrator Marion Blakey introd
Jul 3, 2007 - 10:46 AM
After receiving approximately 60 comments to its request, the FAA issued a notice last week that officially extends the renewal of an inspection authorizat
Jul 3, 2007 - 10:45 AM
The preliminary NTSB report on Saturday afternoon’s fatal Citation crash in Conway, Ark., in which the pilot attempted to take off from Runway 26 at Conway
Jul 3, 2007 - 10:43 AM
The Air Transport Association (ATA), which called the House’s bill “business as usual,” and its various airline members are still pushing hard for user fee
Jul 3, 2007 - 10:40 AM
The House Transportation Committee’s attempt at an FAA reauthorization and funding bill has received praise and backing from general aviation interests, bu
Jul 3, 2007 - 10:15 AM
Mentoring, where a more experienced pilot flies for some time with a new very light jet buyer until the owner gains confidence and experience, is receiving
Jul 3, 2007 - 10:03 AM
Simulator manufacturer Opinicus is in the final stages of completing four full-motion simulators and one fixed training device for the Eclipse 500 very lig