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January 31, 2007, 6:36 AM

Pilots serving as second-in-command (SIC) would be eligible to apply for an SIC type rating without any additional training required, under an FAA notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) published last month.

January 31, 2007, 6:27 AM

Operators flying within, to, from or over the 25-nation European Union (EU) need to check their insurance policies to ensure that they meet the new minimum liability requirements that will take effect on April 30.

January 31, 2007, 6:22 AM

While general aviation interests hailed the tax law that extended the deadline for the 50-percent accelerated bonus-depreciation allowance for business aircraft, the law also contains a provision that severely limits expenses that a company may deduct when employees use an employer-provided aircr

January 31, 2007, 6:11 AM
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A private fuel farm isn’t right for every operator, but it has worked out well for the flight department at Eastman Chemical, Blountville, Tenn., based at Tri-Cities Regional Airport (TRI).

January 31, 2007, 6:10 AM

The general aviation industry continued a strong recovery through third-quarter deliveries and billings, according to the General Aviation Manufacturers Association.

January 31, 2007, 5:59 AM
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Flightcraft began operations in 1948, the year after the introduction of the Bonanza, and was one of the early stars in the Beechcraft dealer constellation. At one time there were as many as five Flightcraft locations, all with solid markets for the entire line of Beech products.

January 31, 2007, 5:55 AM

The next generation of airborne weather radars won’t just see the storms, they will remember what they have scanned and store that information in a computer database.

January 31, 2007, 5:55 AM
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At the Dubai Air Show last month, Jet Aviation unveiled construction plans for a maintenance center and FBO at Dubai International Airport, United Arab Emirates.

January 31, 2007, 5:53 AM

Certification of the infrared enhanced vision system (EVS) for the Bombardier Global Express XRS–said to be “imminent” at press time–will close an important technology gap between Gulfstream and Bombardier, head-to-head competitors in the ultra-long-range business jet market.

January 31, 2007, 5:52 AM

U.S. Customs has opened a second facility at New Jersey’s Teterboro Airport (TEB). Pilots have a choice of using either the north or south complex, and any of the five FBOs on the airport can advise which facility would likely provide the fastest turnaround at any given time.

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