Archive - Oct 2008

Date

October 3rd

03/10/2008MIDCOAST AVIATION OPENS NEW NARROW-BODY HANGAR

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Midcoast Aviation’s new 146,000 sq ft narrow-body hangar ” its largest ever ” is now open for business. The hangar was completed within 14 months with a total investment of $18.5 million. As part of this expansion, the company will add at least 200 new employees within the first two years of operation.

03/10/2008JET AVIATION HONG KONG RECEIVES CAD APPROVAL

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Jet Aviation Hong Kong recently received its maintenance repair station approval from the Hong Civil Aviation Department (CAD). Established in 2001 as aircraft management and charter division for the Asia region, the facility expanded its operation to perform line maintenance for Hong Kong registered Bombardier, Cessna and Gulfstream aircraft and to provide AOG support services.

03/10/2008UNIVERSAL LAUNCHES AVIATION WEATHER TODAY BROADCAST

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Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. announced today that it has launched an enhanced version of its free online aviation weather video broadcast, Aviation Weather Today, featuring more frequent posting times and the ability to watch individual chapters of the broadcast.

03/10/2008FLIGHTSAFETY INTERNATIONAL NBAA ANNOUNCEMENT SUMMARY

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In anticipation of a busy NBAA next week, FlightSafety made numerous pre-event announcements,

October 2nd

02/10/2008CESSNA LAUNCHES REDESIGNED WEB SITE

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Cessna Aircraft Company has launched a completely redesigned World Wide Web site incorporating new features designed to make it easier for customers to research aircraft capabilities, as well as for other audiences to explore the company, its products and career opportunities. The Web site address remains http://www.cessna.com/.

02/10/2008INDIAN CONGLOMERATE TATA BUYS INTO PIAGGIO AERO

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Piaggio Aero announced that Tata Limited has agreed to acquire approximately one third stake to become one of the primary shareholders, alongside Ferrari and Di Mase families and Mubadala Development Company.