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November 2, 2006, 4:38 AM

One of the cornerstones of aviation is trust. Because it has been part of our foundation for so long, we don’t even think about it; it is just there.

November 1, 2006, 12:10 PM

“To understand why Midcoast Aviation’s Perryville, Mo. operation is such a strong force in the Learjet MRO sector requires an understanding of our history,” Ron Herman, vice president of operations for Midcoast Aviation Perryville, told AIN.

November 1, 2006, 12:07 PM

Aviation Partners has named Penta Aviation Services, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, a Hawker 800 blended winglet installation center. The company joins West Star Aviation (Grand Junction, Colo.); Duncan Aviation (Lincoln, Neb. and Battle Creek, Mich.); and Wing Aviation (Conroe, Texas).

November 1, 2006, 12:06 PM

Gulfstream Aerospace announced that it will divide its Appleton, Wis. facility into three separate units. The first unit, which will retain the Gulfstream name, will focus on the final phase of manufacturing (completion) of Gulfstream business jets.

November 1, 2006, 12:05 PM

The Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA) is asking the entire aviation community to call their Congressional representatives and ask for their support of House Resolution 586 (108th Congress).

November 1, 2006, 12:02 PM

FDC/aerofilter has obtained FAA approval for unrestricted flight in falling and blowing snow conditions for its engine inlet barrier filter (IBF) systems for the Eurocopter AS 350B/BA/B2/B3/B4 and EC 130B4.

November 1, 2006, 12:01 PM

TIMCO Aviation Services has been named a member of the first Airbus maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) network. The Greensboro, N.C. MRO is the only U.S.-owned and -operated company in the network and joins three others located in Macon, Ga.; Lake City, Fla.; and Goodyear, Ariz.

November 1, 2006, 12:00 PM

Gulfstream Aerospace is offering a spare parts subscription service that will enable G100 and Astra operators in North, Central and South America and Europe to manage their annual maintenance better.

November 1, 2006, 11:58 AM

Lanny Renshaw, TFE731 technical representative for Lincoln, Neb.-based Duncan Aviation, was recently awarded Honeywell’s 2004 New Solutions Contribution Award. The award recognizes Renshaw’s commitment and contributions to the Spotlight on Excellence program.

November 1, 2006, 11:57 AM

Garrett Aviation/Piedmont Hawthorne/ Associated Air Center announced its Garrett Aviation-Springfield, Ill. repair station has been awarded the FAA Diamond Award for outstanding aviation maintenance training.