NOTAM Issued for Morristown, N.J.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:27:00 -0400
The FAA has issued a NOTAM for temporary flight restrictions in the Morristown, N.J., area for September 23-25. Remember, always get an updated briefing immediately prior to departure.
Congressional Agenda as Lawmakers Prepare to Exit
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:16:00 -0400
With only a handful of legislative days left before the midterm elections, lawmakers in the U.S. Congress are scrambling this week to make sure they get everything taken care of on their list.
Bell Helicopter: Introduces 505 JetRanger X to South Africa
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:01:00 -0400
Fort Worth, Texas - Bell Helicopter has announced it will showcase the Bell 505 JetRanger X for the first time at the 8th Africa Aerospace and Defense (AAD) in Tshwane, South Africa from September 17-19.
Attention Turning to Next FAA Reauthorization
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:48:00 -0400
Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.), chair of the House Transportation Committee, said this week that his committee has already been working on an FAA reauthorization bill for over a year, talking to aviation organizations as a bill begins to take shape, and looking to avoid another 3-year 23-extension FAA reauthorization.
Canadian Coast Guard to Construct New Helipads
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:29:00 -0400
The Telegram - The Canadian Coast Guard Atlantic will construct 45 new helicopter landing pads at a cost of $4.6 million over the next three years along the coast of Labrador, it has been announced.
NOTAM Issued for New York, N.Y.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:15:00 -0400
The FAA has issued a NOTAM for temporary flight restrictions in the New York, N.Y., area for September 23-25. Remember, always get an updated briefing immediately prior to departure.
Dallas Avionics: Regional Training Event
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:03:00 -0400
Dallas, Texas – Dallas Avionics has completed training of more than 30 pilots, crew members, and installers from numerous aviation industry leading companies and municipalities on the new Technisonic TDFM 9000 series radios.
Garmin: Contract for G1000 Includes Out-of-Warranty Systems
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:50:00 -0400
Garmin is pleased to announce the introduction of the G1000 FliteLevel Service Contract, which is a new extended warranty program for aircraft that are both in and out of warranty coverage.
Rockwell Collins: U.S. Navy Takes Delivery of ARC-210 Radio
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:37:00 -0400
Cedar Rapids, Iowa — The U.S. Navy and Rockwell Collins celebrated the success of the ARC-210 program and the delivery of the first Modernized Type I Cryptographic Airborne radio during a Sept. 16 ceremony at Rockwell Collins' facility in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
NOTAM Issued for Gypsum, Colo.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:24:00 -0400
The FAA has issued a NOTAM for temporary flight restrictions in the Gypsum, Colo., area for September 19-20. Remember, always get an updated briefing immediately prior to departure.
Helicopter Crash off East Yorkshire Coast
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:14:00 -0400
Yorkshire, England (The Guardian) - Two men have died after the private helicopter they were flying crashed off the coast of east Yorkshire. The private aircraft was seen falling into the sea near Flamborough on Sept. 16, prompting a major air and sea rescue mission.
Veteran Hopes to Open Helicopter Museum
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:59:00 -0400
County Durham, England (Sunderland Echo) - Plans for a helicopter centre being spearheaded by a British Army veteran are beginning to take flight. Duncan Moyse is hoping an application for the complex at Shotton Airfield, near Shotton Colliery, will be approved by Durham County Council. He says the registered charity will be a groundbreaking development offering rehabilitation for former armed servicemen and women who have been injured in combat.
Afghan Army Helicopter Crash
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:35:00 -0400
khaama.com - At least six people were injured after an Afghan army helicopter collided with a wall in central Daikundi province of Afghanistan.
NOTAM Issued for TOMORROW (Sept. 17) for Des Moines, Iowa
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:20:00 -0400
The FAA has issued a NOTAM for temporary flight restrictions in the Des Moines, Iowa, area for TOMORROW (Sept. 17). Remember, always get an updated briefing immediately prior to departure.
Three Belgian Soldiers Rescued by Helicopter
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:09:00 -0400
news.stv.tv - Three Belgian soldiers have been airlifted to safety from a military excercise on a remote hill on a Scottish island.