Summit Aviation Delivers First Law Enforcement Aircraft
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 14:34:00 -0400
Summit Aviation announces that it has delivered its first Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance platform to a State Law Enforcement Department.
Leading Edge Composites, Inc. is Growing
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 14:02:00 -0400
Leading Edge Composites, Inc. is growing and is pleased to announce the move to a new facility at the end of March 2014. The expansion caps a 2-1/2 year search and growth strategy to provide for the increasing demand for composite parts and aircraft interior components.
FAA Approves Sandel HeliTAWS
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 13:37:00 -0400
Sandel Avionics, Inc. announces it has received its first HeliTAWS Approved Model List Supplemental Type Certificates for Part 27 and Part 29.
UTair Aviation Adds Mi-8AMT to Helicopter Fleet
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 13:05:00 -0400
UTair Aviation launched operations with its newest Mi-8AMT helicopter, the 37th to join the fleet. The helicopter was delivered as part of the contract between UTair and the Ulan-Ude Aviation Plant, now part of Russian Helicopters, signed in 2011.
News from Washington
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 12:30:00 -0400
A federal judge overturned the FAA's fine for a drone operator last week, saying there was no law banning the commercial use of small drones. Also, the Affordable Care Act penalty may be higher than some may think for those who pass on signing up for insurance by the March 31 deadline.
Embry-Riddle Seeks Assistant Professor, Helicopter Program
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 20:19:00 -0500
Embry-Riddle-Prescott, Prescott, Ariz. seeks a 9-month faculty member to teach helicopter and general aviation courses.
HAI Inspires Next Generation at Women in Aviation Conference
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:18:00 -0500
Karen Gebhart, HAI's vice president of business development, and Stan Rose, HAI's director of safety outreach programs, are representing HAI at the 25th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference, March 6-8, in Orlando, Florida.
ARGUS Releases 2013 SMS Audit Results Report
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 22:02:00 -0500
ARGUS International, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of the 2013 SMS Audit Results report, highlighting recurring deficiencies found in SMS implementation and execution.
Two-Year Extension on Obamacare
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:39:00 -0500
As reported earlier this week, the Obama administration has released a host of final Obamacare regulations, including easing the reporting requirements for businesses and allowing insurers to keep selling individual policies that do not meet Obamacare's requirements.
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Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:14:00 -0500
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Integration of Flightcell Tracking into Spidertracks Website
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:58:00 -0500
Spidertracks is pleased to announce an agreement with Flightcell International Ltd to offer integration of tracking data points from Flightcell's DZMx hardware into the spidertracks tracking website.
U.S. Lawmakers Call for Release of Natural Gas Resources
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:41:00 -0500
While some lawmakers acknowledge that efforts to use vast natural U.S. gas resources to break Vladimir Putin's energy stranglehold over Ukraine would have no immediate impact on the crisis in the Crimea, momentum is building in Congress based on pleas from lawmakers in both parties.
Dallas Airmotive Announces Moves and New Test Facility
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:23:00 -0500
Dallas Airmotive announces company plans to begin a phased transition out of one of its three repair and overhaul locations in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. The move will allow Dallas Airmotive to consolidate portions of its turbine engine repair and overhaul activities and build a state-of-the-art test facility.
Rockwell Collins Names M/A-COM Technology Solutions Top Supplier
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:11:00 -0500
Rockwell Collins has named M/A-COM Technology Solutions as the President's Award winner for 2014. The top honor was presented at the Rockwell Collins Annual Supplier Conference, which took place on March 4.
Astronics Completes Acquisition of EADS T&S
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:07:00 -0500
Astronics Corporation announces that it completed on February 28, 2014, the acquisition of substantially all of the assets and liabilities of EADS North America's Test and Services division for approximately $53 million in cash plus a preliminary net working capital adjustment of $17 million.