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April 23, 2019, 9:34 AM

EASA Emergency AD Issued for CJs with Tamarack Winglets

EASA Emergency AD for Cessna CJs with Tamarack winglets requires deactivating the active load-alleviating system before continued flight.

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Boeing 737 Max 7
Apr 24, 2019 - 12:59 PM
First-quarter earnings show the impact of the Max grounding on Boeing but company plans to issue new 2019 guidance when impact is clearer.
Apr 24, 2019 - 11:23 AM
FAA expands proposed amendments to regulations governing the curriculum and operations of certificated aviation maintenance technician schools.
ATLAS
Apr 23, 2019 - 9:34 AM
EASA Emergency AD for Cessna CJs with Tamarack winglets requires deactivating the active load-alleviating system before continued flight.
Apr 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM
The April 11 summit was the second such event the FAA and industry organizations staged to highlight concerns surrounding illegal charter.
Edison Wang, Frank Fang
Apr 17, 2019 - 8:06 PM
Creating greater operating efficiency for Chinese business aircraft operators is the main aim at present for BBAA.
Apr 17, 2019 - 6:50 PM
Nine aviation groups have expressed their “strong opposition” to a proposed FAA study aimed at assessing drug use among pilots.
Phenix Jet
Apr 17, 2019 - 2:19 AM
Hong Kong-based Phenix Jet says it is the only operator in Asia with three G650s that can be chartered.
Apr 16, 2019 - 10:44 AM
Access to airports and airspace remain significant hurdles for the industry.
Gary Moran, AsBAA vice-chairman, Southeast Asia chapter lead
Apr 16, 2019 - 1:56 AM
Called "AsBAA Takes Off 2019", the new event's aim is to promote business aviation to the local community.
Apr 15, 2019 - 12:01 PM
A federal judge denied Boston Executive Helicopters' motion to reschedule a trial against a city, but will hear arguments over an out-of-court settlement.