Business Aviation

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July 9, 2018, 9:08 AM

Nordam Halts PW800 Nacelle Production

The PW800 nacelle production suspension is due to a contract dispute between Nordam and Pratt & Whitney Canada.

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Jul 18, 2018 - 12:05 PM
Order flow has been solid across both jet and turboprop lines.
Longitude on ramp
Jul 18, 2018 - 11:46 AM
FAA's new certification process has doubled the number of ground and flight test conditions, requiring thousands of new documents, Donnelly says.
Jul 18, 2018 - 11:03 AM
The approval comes as the Hong Kong operator has plans to increase its fleet with new Bombardier Globals.
Piaggio Avanti Evo in flight
Jul 18, 2018 - 5:43 AM
Pusherprop delivers smooth, stylish ride
Jul 17, 2018 - 7:27 PM
The announcement follows the company's Part 23 AML-STC approval earlier this year.
Jul 17, 2018 - 5:58 PM
Esterline is providing components for Rolls-Royce's new Pearl 15 engine and the throttle quadrant assembly for Textron Aviation's Cessna Denali.
Jul 17, 2018 - 3:46 PM
Demonstrates detect-and-avoid technology
Jul 17, 2018 - 2:22 PM
The LoPresti landing and taxi light kits are optional upgrades that come with Atlas installations on CitationJets at Tamarack’s Sandpoint, Idaho facility.
Jul 17, 2018 - 10:47 AM
The proposal would bring EASA AWO requirements in line with the FAA and ICAO.
Jul 17, 2018 - 9:44 AM
Nexcelle has required supplier production contracts in place to support nacelle-production ramps for Bombardier Global 7500 and Comac C919.