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December 11, 2006, 4:21 AM

In the June 2005 issue of AIN I wrote about a fully loaded British Airways 747 that was taking off from Los Angeles bound for London when one of its engines emitted a large fireball just after liftoff.

December 8, 2006, 11:08 AM

Hundreds of people surrounded CRS Jet Spares’ NBAA booth as the company announced that Amy Smith of Averitt Air in Nashville, Tenn., was the winner of a 2006 Harley-Davidson XL 883 Sportster motorcycle.

December 8, 2006, 11:05 AM

Avcon Industries, a subsidiary of Butler National, has received FAA group approval for its next-generation RVSM solution in Learjet 35/36s equipped with the FC-200 autopilot.

December 8, 2006, 11:01 AM

“Landmark Aviation is pleased to celebrate a milestone that demonstrates our commitment to Dassault service and Falcon operators,” said company president Shawn Vick.

December 8, 2006, 10:54 AM

National Jets began life as an air ambulance operator and branched into other aviation services, such as FBO and maintenance offerings, to support that business.

December 8, 2006, 10:46 AM

GE has signed Herzog as the launch customer for its new Challenger 601 CF34 engine modernization program.

December 8, 2006, 10:43 AM

The European Aviation Safety Agency has approved Gulfstream Aerospace to provide comprehensive maintenance services for the large-cabin, mid-range Gulfstream G200 at its service center in Luton, England.

December 8, 2006, 10:40 AM

Embraer has named Premier Air Center/West Star Aviation’s Grand Junction and Dallas locations factory-authorized service centers for the new Embraer Phenom 100 VLJ and Phenom 300 light jet.

December 8, 2006, 10:38 AM

Jet Aviation’s Dallas MRO operation has been acquired by Premier/West Star. Jet Aviation will continue to provide FBO services such as fuel at the Love Field location, while Premier/West Star will provide aircraft maintenance services.

December 8, 2006, 9:36 AM

Repair station operators have a new option when considering ways to meet the new FAA training requirements.