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October 31, 2006, 4:10 AM

Avitat Westchester has begun an 18-month extensive facelift for its existing acility at Westchester County Airport, in White Plains, N.Y.

October 31, 2006, 4:09 AM

Using temporary buildings and skid-mounted fuel tanks, Million Air reopened for business October 19 at New Orleans Lakefront Airport (NEW). The FBO’s hangar and terminal building were severely damaged by high winds and flooding from Hurricane Katrina on August 28.

October 31, 2006, 4:08 AM

Five FBOs and a New York City heliport have joined the Atlantic Aviation chain en masse, bringing the network to a total of 18 locations. The new FBO locations include Burlington, Vt.; Gulfport, Miss.; Louisville, Ky.; Pittsburgh, Pa.; and Wilmington, Del.

October 31, 2006, 4:05 AM

As I prepared to pen yet another article dealing with winter operations, the realization hit me that we will likely have ice-related accidents.

October 31, 2006, 4:02 AM

Eclipse Aviation has chosen Albany International Airport as the site for its new northeast factory service center. The company plans to have seven domestic factory service centers and has previously nounced locations in Albuquerque, N.M., and Gainesville, Fla.

October 31, 2006, 3:58 AM

Jet Aviation Boston/Bedford is enhancing aircraft maintenance support by adding weekend service hours and expanding its mobile maintenance assistance. Clients can now receive technical and mechanical aircraft care from 7 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Monday and Friday and from 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

October 31, 2006, 3:45 AM

Pratt & Whitney Canada CSC (Africa) is offering engine overhaul services following an expansion project at its South Africa facility located at the Lanseria International Airport in Johannesburg. The facility now offers comprehensive engine overhaul services for the PT6A.

October 31, 2006, 3:39 AM

As part of Duncan Aviation’s 50th-anniversary celebration, the company has released a collection of songs from 1956 performed by Duncan Aviation team members.

October 30, 2006, 12:24 PM

Cantec Systems of Ontario, Canada, is the latest company to sign a distributor agreement with Securaplane Technologies to offer Hawker main ship batteries.

October 30, 2006, 12:21 PM