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November 7, 2006, 7:00 AM

David Graham of Rock Hill, S.C., will collect $2,000 and a $500 U.S. savings bond as the winner of the 2006 Avfuel Avtrip scholarship, awarded each year to help a deserving individual pay for his or her education in the aviation field.

November 7, 2006, 6:56 AM

It’s hard to believe, but the magazine you’re holding in your hands is entering its 35th year.

November 7, 2006, 6:51 AM

Pratt & Whitney Canada will present a two-hour session from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. today in Room S331C. This meeting will be a combined PW300 Series maintenance and operations briefing and customer service update.

November 7, 2006, 6:39 AM

Horizon Business Concepts this month introduced an online service that allows operators to register FBO service requests and obtain fuel confirmations on the Internet.

November 7, 2006, 6:24 AM

NBAA visitors to the Experimental Aircraft Association exhibit (Booth No. 971) can inspect a 2007 Avitat Husky and register to win the airplane. It will be awarded in a drawing next July 29 at EAA’s AirVenture airshow in Oshkosh, Wis.

November 7, 2006, 6:22 AM

The FAA has interviewed the pilots of a Gulfstream V that caused a runway incursion on September 30 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), during which a SkyWest Airlines CRJ700 braked to a stop reportedly within 100 feet of the GV.

November 7, 2006, 6:20 AM

The crash of Comair Flight 5191 in the early morning darkness of August 27 has given pause to the entire aviation community.

November 7, 2006, 6:13 AM

London Biggin Hill Airport (Booth No. 4292) is making substantial investments to bolster its standing as one of the UK capital’s leading business aviation gateways.

November 7, 2006, 6:09 AM

Global charter broker Air Partner International has acquired UK executive charter operator Gold Air for £4.4 million ($8.1 million). From its base at London Biggin Hill Airport, Gold Air now operates six new Learjet 45s and a Hawker 800 under management contracts for their owners.

November 7, 2006, 6:05 AM

Helicopter fractional ownership and charter company HeliFlite (Booth No. 5424) added a fourth Bell 430 to its fractional fleet in July and plans to add a fifth next summer.