Aviation Week Rides in Lockheed's T-50A Pilot Trainer
As the U.S. Air Force's $16 billion competition for an advanced pilot trainer reaches its final stage, Lockheed Martin is upping the ante. The company took five reporters on the ride of their lives in the T-50A, showing off the capabilities of the ...and more »
- Aviation Week
NASA Anticipates 2021 Mars Traffic Jam
Mars could get pretty congested with spacecraft in early 2021 thanks to an emerging global lineup of missions eager to take advantage of a mid-2020 launch opportunity that leverages a favorable alignment between Earth and the Red Planet every 26 .and more »
- Peace Aviation celebrates inaugural flight
Shinichi Inoue, Representative Director and CEO of Peach Aviation, one of the most well-known aviation from Japan and the mascot doll of Okinawa, “Mahae chan” recently presented at Suvarnabhumi Airport to celebrate its inaugural flight from Bangkok to ...
Indonesia's Citilink adds maiden A320neo
Citilink (QG, Surabaya) has taken delivery of its maiden A320neo following the arrival of PK-GTA (msn 7466) from Toulouse Blagnac on Wednesday, February 22. On lease from Avolon, the CFM International LEAP-1A26-powered twinjet is one of thirty-five the ...and more »
Emirates accuses UK's aviation body of acting 'unprofessionally'
Emirates has accused the UK's Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) of acting unprofessionally over claims it breached laws by not paying compensation to passengers who experience a delay. The Dubai-based airline denied breaking any law with regard to ...
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Airport-St. Francis aviation business program receives $1.9M grant
Nulton Aviation Inc. founder Larry Nulton describes proposed Johnstown airport improvements during a Johnstown-Cambria County Airport Authority meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015. prev. next. An aviation business degree program developed by St.
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- Hull Daily Mail
Brough's BAE Systems challenges young aviation designers
Hull Daily Mail
Students from schools across the Humber region are being challenged in a competition launched by BAE Systems at Brough. Teams of up to ten pupils have been invited to use their creativity and innovation to imagine cockpit instruments for the aviation ...
- THISDAY Newspapers
Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy Graduates 184 Aviation ...
Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy (EAA), ICAO TRAINAIR Plus member and IATA authorised global training centre, has graduated 184 aviation professionals ...
Ethiopian Airlines graduates 184 aviation professionals — Business ...Guardian
Call for more efforts to cut carbon emissions in aviationThe New Times
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Cambodia's JC Int'l Airlines adds maiden pair of aircraft
JC International Airlines (Phnom Penh) has taken delivery of its two A320-200s on lease from Avolon. Skyliner Aviation reports XU-997 (msn 7474) and XU-998 (msn 7224) were both positioned from Berlin Schönefeld to Phnom Penh last week. The start-up is ...and more »
Japan's Vanilla Air to add five leased A320s from AWAS - CH-Aviation
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ANA to turn Peach Aviation into subsidiary- Nikkei Asian ReviewNikkei Asian Reviewall 6 news articles »
- Aviation Week
US Air Force Chief Pleads For Budget Action
Damage Assessment Congressional inaction may be the top threat to the Air Force, Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein indicates. If Congress does not act to pass a budget this year, the service's already severe readiness problems will only increase. If ...and more »
- Aviation Week
SpaceX Dragon ISS Delivery Back In Business
SpaceX's 10th NASA-contracted resupply mission has reached the International Space Station (ISS) to deliver significant science cargo among its 5,500 lb. of food, crew supplies and equipment. The haul will support the six-member crew and a work agenda ...and more »
- The Ranger
James Bynum gives a presentation to students and faculty Feb. 15, 2017, in the Ozuna Learning Center at Palo Alto. Bynum joined the Tuskegee Airmen in 1941 and worked as an administrator. After retirement in 1971, Bynum graduated from St. Phillip's ...and more »
- Aviation Week
New Modem Boosts Gogo's Speed
Gogo said Feb. 23 it has taken its 2Ku performance to the next level, exceeding speeds of 100 Mbps. Gogo's test aircraft, the Jimmy Ray, was fitted with Gogo's proprietary 2Ku antenna, Gogo's next-generation modem and a high-throughput satellite to ...and more »
- Kansas City Star
Two victims of Olathe Austins shooting worked in aviation at Garmin
Kansas City Star
Two of the three victims of Wednesday's shooting at an Olathe bar, including the man who was killed, worked on aviation systems at Garmin Ltd. The company sent an email to employees on Thursday regarding the shooting: “As many of you may have heard, ...and more »
Rwanda: Major aviation summit opens | Africanews
The Africa Aviation 2017 forum opened on Thursday at the Rwanda capital, kigali with over 500 delegates from different parts of the world.
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- Aviation Week
Qantas Defers First Airbus A320neo Deliveries
AUCKLAND—The Qantas group is pushing back the initial deliveries of its order for about 100 Airbus A320neo-family aircraft, as the carrier prioritizes investments in other areas of its business. With the deferral, Qantas now expects to begin receiving ...
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- Runway Girl Network
Charlie Bravo Aviation CEO to women: Push beyond your comfort zone
Runway Girl Network
Something René Banglesdorf, CEO of Charlie Bravo Aviation, said to me in the course of our interview stopped me in my tracks because I recognized myself in what she was saying. I also realized it is true of many who are not only starting their careers ...
- Aviation Week
Hindustan Aeronautics Aims At Multi-Role Helicopter Launch This Year
It is not a replacement market that an ambitious state aerospace company would miss: The Indian armed forces have 276 workhorse helicopters of foreign design that date to the 1950s. With one helicopter program complete and two more underway, ...
- Aviation International News
UAE and Russia To Jointly Develop a New Fighter
Aviation International News
The biggest talking point at this week's IDEX exhibition in Abu Dhabi was the announcement by Rostec CEO Sergey Chemezov that the United Arab Emirates and Russia would jointly develop a fifth-generation light fighter. It will apparently be based on an ...and more »
- Post Online
Aviation Claims: Winging it
Despite a number of air accidents over the past few years, safety when flying has improved dramatically. However, overcapacity and a lack of profitability could be affecting the market. Recent years have seen a number of devastating air accidents that ...
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Aviation wristband honors 'quiet giant' AlexanderAviation wristband honors 'quiet giant' Alexander
An aviation-inspired rubber wristband created by a student pilot honors Ron Alexander, a “quiet giant” of aviation, who died in a November 2016 aircraft accident near his beloved Peach State Aerodrome in Georgia. Alexander introduced Cayla McLeod to ...
- Avionics supplier warns of stagnant business aviation market
A major avionics and systems suppler has bad news for a business aviation industry hoping to recover to peak production levels from a decade ago. “We've been forecasting a recovery of business jets for a number of years. We've been, like a lot of ...
- Aviation Week
Aviation Safety Program Popular Among Charter, Corporate ...
Corporate aircraft operators clamor to join Aviation Safety Action Program of Air Charter Safety Foundation ASAP.and more »
- New Bern Sun Journal
Aviation fundraiser to feature Lindbergh program
New Bern Sun Journal
First-person interpreter Tim Clark will appear as Lindbergh for an hour-long program during which he will talk about his interesting life, concentrating on the build-up to, flight and aftermath of his 33-hour, 3,600-mile flight in the Spirit of St ...
- Aviation Week
Kongsberg Looks To Expand Global Footprint
Kongsberg Gruppen, Norway's biggest aerospace and defense contractor, is no stranger to the international stage—the company built rifles for Theodore Roosevelt's Rough Riders, after all. But Eirik Lie, the new president of Kongsberg Defense Systems, ...
- DeSoto County Sheriff's aviation unit gets new facility
FOX13 News has learned just this week the DeSoto County Sheriff's Department aviation unit moved their helicopters into a brand new facility. It is right next door to the new jail and sheriff's department headquarters. The old hangar was a mile away.
- The Hindu
India, Rwanda sign aviation, visa deals
Vice-President Hamid Ansari and Rwandan PM Anastase Murekezi during a meeting in Kigali on Monday. | Photo Credit: PTI · Nistula Hebbar. February 22, 2017 00:56 IST. Updated: February 22, 2017 02:18 IST. more-in ...
India and Rwanda sign MoUs in innovation, aviation, visa requirementsThe New Indian Express
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Dexter's AOC restrictions lifted by Rosaviatsia - ch-aviation.com
Russia's Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsia) has lifted restrictions on the validity of the Air Operator's Certificate (AOC) of Avia Management Group, ...and more »
- The Cairns Post
Cairns aviation field addresses gender gap
The Cairns Post
FAR North women are taking on the traditionally male-dominated aviation industry amid soaring demand for aircraft-specific skills. But, while the number of female trainees and employees is on the rise, Australia Aviation Cairns business manager Chris ...and more »
- Seeking Alpha
GE Aviation: Additive Manufacturing Gaining Thrust
The FAA is aware of and addressing the issues inherent in the use of AM in aviation. GE is fast climbing the learning curve to enable it to utilize AM's advantages. Since this article is one of many that I have written on the subject of additive ...
Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks looking to film new aviation blockbuster in Lincolnshire - Lincolnshire EchoLincolnshire Echo
Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks looking to film new aviation blockbuster in Lincolnshire
American aviation advisers to a new Second World War blockbuster series by Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks are visiting Lincolnshire to get a flavour of our historic USAAF connections. Masters of the Air is a ten-eposide mini-series which forms the ...
Nepal Airlines slated to auction B757-200 for $1.7mn
A Nepal Airlines (RA, Kathmandu) B757-200 9N-ACA (msn 23850) is set to go to auction in the near future, reports the Kathmandu Post. The 30-year-old aircraft, which was withdrawn from service in mid-2016, has apparently been valued at USD1.7 million.
Building Aviation Career Pipelines
The Aviation Technician Education Council (ATEC) is the voice of aviation maintenance training. The council works tirelessly to promote and support technician education, bringing together part 147 aviation maintenance training schools (AMTS) and the ...
- Lawmakers Highlight Certification Concerns
Aviation International News
Congress signaled that aircraft manufacturing remains high on its agenda, with the House aviation subcommittee holding its first hearing of the 115th Congress on improving the certification process. In the previous Congress, the subcommittee backed ...
- FOX 21 Online
Enrollment Continues to Rise in Aviation Programs at Lake Superior College
FOX 21 Online
With an international airport and several independent aviation companies, there are several jobs available for Northlanders who would like to work in aviation. Dan Traska, Director of the Center for Advanced Aviation, stopped by FOX 21 to talk about ...
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- Aviation Week
Air France Pilots Approve Long-Haul LCC
PARIS—Air France pilots have approved in principle the carrier's plan to create a low-cost, long-haul airline (Boost) to drive growth. This brings the carrier a step closer to implementing an important element of its turnaround plan. Air France-KLM ...and more »
Textron Aviation Announces Multi-year Agreement with University of Dubuque
WICHITA, Kan. (Feb. 21, 2017) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced it has signed a multi-year agreement with the University of Dubuque, establishing the university's commitment to purchase new flight training ...
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'Aviation capacity woes to ease with new terminals, airports'
While the aviation companies are busy expanding their fleet to meet growing passenger demand, infrastructure woes and lack of space is adding to travelers woes. Routine issues of congestion is compounded by staff constraints with one aircraft pressed ...and more »
- Nigeria: Forex Issues Ground Nigeria Aviation Sector
Lagos — NIGERIA'S aviation sector has not been spared the economic slowdown currently afflicting the country. Based on data from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, last year, passenger traffic declined by 0,5 percent year-on-year (y/y) on domestic ...and more »
- African aviation experts discuss airports expansion
The New Times
Several experts in the aviation sector from different African countries are meeting in Kigali for the fifth annual Africa Airport Expansion Summit. The two-day summit has brought together government officials, investors, civil aviation authorities and ...and more »
- Aviation Week
KC-390 Achieves First Dry Refueling Contacts | Defense content ...
ABU DHABI – Embraer has completed the first dry refueling contact of a receiver aircraft with its KC-390 in a milestone test for the new airlifter's aerial refueling ...and more »
- Hindustan Times
Chopper ride at Chandigarh Rose Fest: Aviation firm claims Rs 4-5 lakh loss
The company charged Rs 3500 per person for a seven-minute ride and in one sortie, six persons flew over Rock Garden, high court, Sukhna Lake and Rose Garden.(HT Photo). Green Hawk Air Private Limited, which was allotted the contract of chopper ride ...
- The Sydney Morning Herald
Australia's worst civil aviation disasters - The Sydney Morning Herald
The Sydney Morning Herald
Among the worst early civil aviation disasters was that of the Kyeema, a National Australian Airlines passenger plane that smashed into Mount Dandenong in ...
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Ramco System up 8%, Air Evac deploys co's aviation suite
Air Evac EMS, Inc., announced the successful implementation of Ramco Systems' aviation software, Ramco Aviation V5.7, for its maintenance and engineering operations across 135 air bases. Like this story, share it with millions of investors on M3 ...and more »
Five dead after Victoria's 'worst civil aviation accident in 30 years'
Victoria Police have confirmed catastrophic engine failure just after take-off was behind a fatal plane crash at a Melbourne shopping centre this morning, as authorities confirm four out of the five victims were from the US. By. SBS News. 21 Feb 2017 ...
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What to Expect at the 2017 Aviation Festival Asia
Bloomberg's Rishaad Salamat reports on the 2017 Aviation Festival Asia event in Singapore. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg). Most Recent Videos. Are Markets Too Optimistic on U.S.? What Is the Biggest Risk in Asia This Year?
- via RAF NewsLone Airman in Desert RescueA lone airman saved the life of a wounded soldier by flying him directly to a field hospital 45 minutes away - a journey by land that would have taken days across hazardous desert terrain.
Unlikely partnership: Chinese company to team up with Wetaskiwin aviation company
It's an international partnership that spans the Pacific Ocean — a Chinese aviation company is planning to work with a Wetaskiwin company on various aviation projects. Wait. Why Wetaskiwin? "I met Hong [vice-president of Shengda Xiang Yun Aviation Co.
- Equiom Malta lends expertise to aviation, yachting conference
Times of Malta
Corporate services and trust provider Equiom will be attending a two-day conference on 'Opportunities in business jets' and 'Opportunities in superyachts' in Malta on Wednesday and Thursday at the Grand Hotel Excelsior in Valletta. Representing Equiom ...
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