Elliott Aviation Welcomes Bill Reeves as Director of Maintenance Services
October 25, 2016, Moline, IL – Elliott Aviation, a leading aircraft MRO provider, has hired Bill Reeves as Director of Maintenance Services. Most recently, Bill was the Manager of Aircraft Maintenance at Cessna/Textron Milwaukee. He is re joining ...
- Top global airline launches U.S. site in just 16 weeks using SDL Web Digital Experience AcceleratorMAIDENHEAD, U.K., and WAKEFIELD, Mass. – October 25, 2016 – SDL today announced that leading global air cargo brand China Airlines chose SDL Web as its new web content management platform to power its new global web ecosystem, including 12 websites across 11 different languages. As one of the top ten airlines in the world, with routes to 143 destinations...Source: RealWire
With Heathrow approval, aviation could use two thirds of UK's 1.5C carbon budget
The UK government today announced that Heathrow, already the UK's busiest airport, is its 'preferred option' for a new runway in southeast England, writes Simon Evans. It's just too bad about the climate: the airport expansion implies that aviation ...
Aviation industry emissions 'will go stratospheric if new runways are built'BT.com
One new runway not enough says aviation expertAir Cargo Newsa
Sierra Leone News: BAG hang-head on aviation security,
cc The Banjul Accord Group (BAG), which comprises of seven African States- Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea, Nigeria, Ghana, Gambia and Cape Verde- yesterday, converged at the Bintumani Hotel in Freetown on an epoch making meeting that seeks to foster ...
- Botswana: Harness Aviation Potential'
Maun — The Minister of Transport and Communications Mr Kitso Mokaila has implored key players in the aviation sector to ensure the industry reached its optimum capacity to aid the country in economic diversification. Addressing stakeholders at an ...
- Fractional ownership was once the darling of the business aviation industry. During its heyday in the late 1990s and 2000s, this niche sector drew new customers into the industry by the hundreds, with its unique and innovative method of acquiring a new business jet.
Iran keen to rejoin aviation community
The Islamic Republic of Iran, which suffered a lot from the longstanding economic sanctions imposed on it, intends to revive its aviation industry. The international sanctions imposed on the country had not only economic effects, but left the travel ...and more »
- ANALYSIS: US business aviation bounces back
The business aviation community will converge on Orlando, Florida, from 1 to 3 November for the industry's largest annual showcase, the NBAA Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (BACE).
- The business aviation community will converge on Orlando, Florida, from 1 to 3 November for the industry s largest annual showcase, the NBAA Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (BACE).
- IATA calls for principles to manage aviation's security challenges
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on industry and governments to work together in an even stronger partnership to provide durable solutions to aviation's security challenges. These efforts, which must be based on common ...
Aviation safety conference in KL opens with call for cooperation between industry, governmentsNew Straits Times Online
China Projected to Overtake the U.S. as the Wor
How Internal Politics Is Preventing Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority From Carrying Out Proper Aircraft Safety Duties - SaharaReporters.comHow Internal Politics Is Preventing Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority From Carrying Out Proper Aircraft Safety Duties
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), under the leadership of Captain Mukhtar Usman, Director-General since 2014 is a dangerously sick agency, SaharaReporters has learnt. A major symptom of the infirmity bedeviling the agency, investigations ...
- Huntington native coming home to tell stories of swimming, aviation
Huntington Herald Dispatch
Huntington native Bill Noe is one hometown boy who has reached the heights of success as an athlete, a pilot and as a businessman. Noe, 51, is the president and chief operating officer of NetJets, the world's largest nonscheduled air carrier in the world.
Aviation giant Rockwell Collins to buy B/E Aerospace
Aerospace electronics giant Rockwell Collins on Sunday inked the biggest acquisition in its history, a bet on the future of airline cabins. Rockwell Collins (COL) announced it would buy B/E Aerospace (BEAV) in an $8.3 billion deal, creating one of the ...
Why Rockwell Collins Is Acquiring B/E AerospaceAviation Week
Rockwell Collins on why B/E will balance its aviation portfolioRunway Girl Network
US aviation firm buys Kilkee
Federal grant to bolster Alaska's aviation, health care apprenticeships - Alaska Public Radio NetworkFederal grant to bolster Alaska's aviation, health care apprenticeships
Alaska Public Radio Network
A newly-awarded U.S. Department of Labor grant aims to bolster Alaska's health care and aviation industries. The grant will increase the use of apprenticeships, ...and more »
- Clarksville Now
LEAP youth attend aviation career day
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn.– Clarksville Regional Airport Director, John Patterson and North Central Institute representative, Leo Jordan, shared aviation and career information to LEAP youth as they toured the airport and college. Career Readiness Instructor ...
- Chicago Sun-Times
Aviation commissioner raked over the coals on minority contracts ...
Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans (pictured on June 24, 2015) got an earful from African-American alderman at a budget hearing on Monday. “Increasing ...
Chicago aldermen call out aviation commissioner on minority jobs ...Chicago Tribuneall 2 news articles »
- Aviation Week
FHI Completes One Efficiency Drive And Starts Another
Major Boeing supplier Fuji Heavy Industries (FHI) has just completed a powerful attack on costs, seeking efficiencies in its own processes and those of its suppliers. But that is not enough—the company is again making a strenuous effort to improve ...and more »
- Danbury News Times
Praxair Surface Technologies, GE Aviation announce joint venture
Danbury News Times
An employee inspects damaged area of a composite engine case during repair at the GE Aviation manufacturing facility in Batesville, Mississippi, U.S., on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016. An employee inspects damaged area of a composite engine case during ...and more »
- EDITORIAL: A serious promise to planet Earth
Make no mistake, there's still plenty of work ahead of the global air transport industry to deliver on the promises of the remarkable emissions resolution that was achieved at the ICAO Assembly in Montreal. Nevertheless, ICAO and airlines must be ...
- Aviation Weather Warning
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- Global Aerospace to Offer UPRT and LOC-I Benefits
Aviation International News
Industry insurance specialist Global Aerospace has announced a new partnership with flight training provider Prevailance Aerospace to create a unique series of Unusual Attitude Training services for Global's customers as part of its SM4 Aviation Safety ...and more »
- Economic Times
Regional Air Connectivity Fund levy to be demand-driven, says Civil ...
NEW DELHI: The quantum of levy for funding the government's ambitious regional air connectivity plan will be decided on the basis of "overall requirement", ...
UDAN: A case of misplaced priorities in NDA's aviation policy - TOI ...Times of India (blog)all 13 news articles »
- VBS3 v3.9.2 introduces new dynamic night lighting system, updated U.S. Stryker models and other enhancementsOrlando, Florida — The newest version of Virtual Battlespace 3 (VBS3) from Bohemia Interactive Simulations (BISim), a global developer of military training and simulation software, now supports the Oculus Rift CV1 and HTC Vive Virtual Reality head-mounted displays. BISim first implemented support for the Oculus Rift DK2 in July 2015 with VBS3 v 3.7 and the latest version of VBS3 also
Airlines Increase Customer Engagement and Improve Growth Using SDL Content Management and Language SolutionsVanilla Airlines and China Airlines leverage SDL solutions to launch global websitesMAIDENHEAD, U.K. & WAKEFIELD, Mass. – October 24, 2016 – SDL (LSE: SDL) today announced that Vanilla Airlines has selected SDL WorldServer for translation management, and China Airlines has launched 12 websites in 11 languages using SDL Web and SDL Language Services to manage and translate its global content. This recent momentum in the airline sector and the Asia Pacific (APAC) region adds to...S
- When Gulfstream sent out invitations to a public event in Savannah, Georgia, on 14 October 2014, everyone expected to see the unveiling of a new aircraft. Rumours and internet mentions of Gulfstream s secretive P42 project had been swirling for several years, suggesting a replacement for the G450/550 was already deep in development.
- Hindustan Times
Flying high: Low-cost carriers driving India's aviation growth
An IndiGo Airlines aircraft prepares to land in Ahmedabad, India, on October 26, 2015. Low-cost carriers like IndiGo and rival SpiceJet have helped grow India's aviation industry. REUTERS/Amit Dave ...
- OPINION: Why America still needs business aviation
As the industry prepares to gather for the annual National Business Aviation Association convention in Orlando, the US economy is seven years into a post-2008 upswing – but facing the uncertainty of a presidential election in which there is a chance ...
- As the industry prepares to gather for the annual National Business Aviation Association convention in Orlando, the US economy is seven years into a post-2008 upswing but facing the uncertainty of a presidential election in which there is a chance that the most maverick and unpredictable candidate of modern times could emerge as Commander in Chief. At the same time, in the wider global economy, the BRICS engines of growth are backfiring.
Aviation regulator to get more teeth: DGCA will be able to impose ...
The move would give more teeth and leeway to the aviation regulator and aviation security agency BCAS in dealing with instances of violations amid the ...and more »
- Zee News
Regional connectivity scheme can turn India into third largest aviation market: PM Modi
Vadodara: Accusing previous governments of having "no vision" for aviation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Saturday, said his government is working in a "mission mode" for expansion of the sector and has put in place the country's first integrated ...
India set to emerge as 3rd largest aviation market: PMTimes of India
New aviation policy will help small towns unleash potential: PMHindu B
Nigeria's Aviation in coma
Sir, there is no gainsaying that the current forex challenges are having its toll on this particular sub-sector of Nigerian economy, which is very important and capable of taking Nigeria out of recession. The current challenges are basically about the ...
From Demuren To Usman – A Decade Of Aviation RegulationLeadership Newspapersall 4 news articles »
Miami-Dade County Aviation Division Director Pleads Guilty to $5M Fraud, Kickback Scheme - SpaceCoastDaily.comSpaceCoastDaily.com
Miami-Dade County Aviation Division Director Pleads Guilty to $5M Fraud, Kickback Scheme
ABOVE VIDEO: Ivan Valdes, a senior manager who is the director of the airport's terminal maintenance division, was charged with bribery, bid tampering and money laundering. (miamiherald.com video). A former Division Director of the Miami-Dade County ...
United's Pricey Labor Deal and 12 Other Aviation Trends This Week
United is paying its employees a lot more money than it was, and it will need to find a way to recoup those costs. United Airlines. Photo: United Airlines. Share Tweet Post Send. Skift Take. These are the aviation trends we were talking about this week.
How FG intends to make Nigeria hub for regional air travels - Aviation Minister - Daily Post NigeriaDaily Post Nigeria
How FG intends to make Nigeria hub for regional air travels - Aviation Minister
Daily Post Nigeria
The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has enumerated the vision of the President Muhammadu Buhari for the Aviation sector, adding that the government intends to gradually reposition the Nigerian Aviation industry in a way that it ...
- Aviation art contest open to youth entries
The theme for the 2017 aviation art contest sponsored by the Nebraska Department of Aeronautics is “Beyond the Clouds.” Since 1986, the department has organized the annual event to motivate and encourage young people to become more familiar with ...
Museum of Aviation holds annual haunted trail
The Warner Robins Museum of Aviation is holding its fourth annual Nevermore Hills Haunted Halloween Trail. "It's a great haunted attraction, it's about 3 acres long and it's a walkthrough outdoor trail," says Director of Operations for the Museum of ...
- Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)
North Texas students learn about aviation careers at DFW Airport
Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)
Hundreds of local students learned about aviation careers at an expo held outside of American Airlines' maintenance hangar at Dallas/Fort Worth Airport on Friday. Andrea Ahles email@example.com. facebook twitter email Share ...
- Airlines International (press release)
India's dissent over capping aviation emissions baffles IATA - The ...
Global airline body International Air Transport Association (IATA) has expressed disappointment over India's opposition to a global pact for curbing aviation ...
Realizing India's Aviation PotentialAirlines International (press release)
China to surpass US as world's largest aviation market by 2024DAWN.com
India to be third largest aviation market by 2026, replacingDaily
- Flying Magazine
Aviation Expo Swings into Full Gear in Palm Springs
The weather is great, and there's still convenient aircraft parking space right at the show site. By Flying Staff 13 hours ago. Flying Aviation Expo Palm Springs Enlarge. Pia Bergqvist. Cessna is one of the many manufacturers displaying planes this ...
- $53.1 million aviation event to spotlight career paths
Orlando Business Journal
The apex of the aviation business is landing in Orlando for three days of seminars, networking and aerodynamic eye candy. And career information. Orange County is hosting the 2016 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention & Exhibition, ...and more »
- Aviation International News
Textron Aviation stays steady in 'challenging' market
Textron Aviation – the Beechcraft and Cessna parent – delivered 41 jets in the third quarter, up slightly on the 37 it handed over in the same period last year, in a market that executives describe as “challenging”. Speaking on a third-quarter earnings ...
Textron: Bizjet Market in Early Stages of RecoveryAviation International News
Textron to restructure aviation business as b
- Textron Aviation the Beechcraft and Cessna parent delivered 41 jets in the third quarter, up slightly on the 37 it handed over in the same period last year, in a market that executives describe as challenging .
- Gulfstream announced on 21 October the company will cease production of the G450 large cabin business jet in 2018 after a 14-year run for the product and a market segment-defining, 35-year manufacturing life for the aircraft type.
- Airlines International (press release)
Realizing India's Aviation Potential
Airlines International (press release)
Delhi - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called for a renewed look at the results of Indian public-private partnership in airport privatization, a reduction in taxation and for India to join international efforts on sustainability ...
India's dissent over capping aviation emissions baffles IATAThe Hindu
China to Surpass U.S. as World's Largest Aviation Mark
- Before the economic meltdown in 2008, very light jets were all the rage. Manufacturers such as Eclipse were going to revolutionise air travel with air taxis, and their designs would also be frugal enough for owner-operators to enjoy the speed and reliability of jet propulsion.
India launches regional aviation scheme to get more people flying
NEW DELHI India's aviation ministry said on Friday the first flights under a scheme to boost air travel between smaller cities should take off in January, after it finalised rules to make flying more affordable in the world's fastest-growing aviation ...
Rs. 2500 For One-Hour Flights: Government's New UDAN Aviation SchemeNDTV
Aviation scheme UDAN takes off, fares capped at Rs 2500 for 1-hour flightsHindustan Times
- Aviation Week
Pilot Report: Gulfstream G500
Disruptive change is one of the world's most overused terms. But it's appropriate when applied to the Gulfstream G500, due for service entry in 2018. This all-new aircraft flies higher and faster than almost all current or known future competitors ...and more »
Photos: New Huntington Beach air show is a treat for aviation fans
The Breitling Jet Team performs above the Pacific Ocean during the Huntington Beach Air Show in Huntington Beach, California, October 21, 2016. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen, Orange County Register/SCNG). By LAYLAN CONNELLY / STAFF WRITER. Facebook ...and more »
- Oneida Co. Sheriff's Office, Aviation Department budgets scrutinized
Utica Observer Dispatch
The proposed budgeting of overtime pay for the Oneida County Sheriff's Office and revenue stream of the Aviation Department were scrutinized Thursday by the Board of Legislators Ways and Means Committee. Philip A. Vanno @OD_Vanno. UTICA — The ...
Management of Aviation sector: Senate warns against imminent plane crashes
ABUJA—THE Senate warned yesterday, that if the Federal Government, through its agencies saddled with the management of the aviation sector failed to take urgent steps to address issues in the industry, Nigeria would likely experience plane crashes.
Aviation sector: Senate raises alarm over imminent plane crashesWetinhappen Magazine (blog)all 10 news articles »
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