Acronyms

Apr 14, 2008 - 10:39 AM
The FAA will procure new radar systems for some 15 low- to medium-activity airports that currently have no radar displays.
Oct 12, 2007 - 6:10 AM
Quebec-based avionics manufacturer Amphitech International last month received limited Canadian STC approval to install its OASys wire- and obstacle-detect
Oct 9, 2007 - 9:36 AM
<strong>MITSUBISHI MU-2B-35, CAROLINA, PUERTO RICO, APRIL 15, 2002</strong>–Shortly after 3 p.m., an MU-2 crashed into a car dealership west of San Juan.
Oct 9, 2007 - 6:23 AM
In the wake of September 11 the FAA has decided to shelve earlier plans to decommission the U.S.-wide network of ATC primary radar installations.
Jul 30, 2007 - 12:14 PM
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) said in a letter to the FAA last month that its Safety Alert for Operators (SAFO) should not be mandator
Jul 23, 2007 - 11:13 AM
Meteorlogix of Minneapolis has launched its MxVision AviationSentry helicopter edition, a weather system giving helicopter pilots a “fast, accurate and com
Jul 3, 2007 - 5:24 AM
The House of Representatives passed legislation that aims to punish anyone convicted of knowingly pointing a laser at an aircraft with a maximum of five ye
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Feb 1, 2007 - 8:36 AM
Wire strikes–long the bane of low-altitude rotorcraft and agplane operations–could be reduced if a system now undergoing testing on both sides of the Atlan
Dec 8, 2006 - 5:45 AM
Brisbane, Australia-based Virgin Blue placed a firm order last month for three Embraer E170s and 11 E190s, along with options on another six airplanes, giv
Nov 30, 2006 - 12:34 PM
Boeing subsidiary Alteon Training and Australian flag-carrier Qantas plan to offer third-party training services under a letter of intent signed here yeste