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May 6, 2008 - 6:59 AM
Goodrich has received technical standard order approval from the FAA for the company’s new solid-state VRS-3000 vertical reference system.
May 6, 2008 - 6:59 AM
Central Texas, near the capital city of Austin, may yet get the general aviation airport it has so desperately needed for the past several years.
May 6, 2008 - 6:58 AM
Efforts to relieve congestion at Mexico City Benito Juarez International Airport were dealt a blow last month when the Mexican government abandoned plans t
May 6, 2008 - 6:57 AM
The Honeywell weather information network (WINN), compared by some to a veritable Weather Channel for the cockpit, is now available to major and regional a
May 6, 2008 - 6:56 AM
The Santa Monica (Calif.) Municipal Airport Commission has proposed an “aircraft conformance program” (ACP) that would effectively ban certain larger busin
May 6, 2008 - 6:55 AM
Fort Worth Center controllers last month began using the FAA’s new weather and radar processor (WARP), an interface that allows Doppler weather information
May 6, 2008 - 6:54 AM
When Congress perceives public or political demands to do something, the House and Senate can act with uncharacteristic speed.
May 6, 2008 - 6:54 AM
Rockwell Collins announced it has completed a series of FAA evaluation flights meant to test automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) and cockpit
May 6, 2008 - 6:52 AM
Flash cards, a decidedly low-tech teaching tool, are being revived by the FAA and the AOPA’s Air Safety Foundation (ASF) to help prevent runway incursions.
May 6, 2008 - 6:51 AM
US Airways’ June 27 announcement that it would replace Boeing 737-300s with de Havilland Dash 8s on its Charlotte to Asheville, N.C., route not only illust