Headlines 2011

11/11/2011HAWKER BEECHCRAFT TO SHOWCASE PRODUCT LINE AT DUBAI AIR SHOW

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Hawker Beechcraft Corporation has announced it will present a comprehensive display of its commercial, special mission and military trainer aircraft at the Dubai Air Show, Nov.

11/11/2011EUROPEAN BIZAV TRAFFIC COULD GROW BY UP TO 3.7% FOR 2011

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For only the second time this year, overall European Business Aviation October activity levels have shown a decrease - 2.6% - compared to the same month last year, calling in to question the final out

11/11/2011AVPLAN AWARDS 1 MILLION AVTRIP POINTS TO JEFFREY REID

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Avplan Trip Support, the flight-planning company owned by Avfuel
Corporation, has announced Jeffrey Reid, president of Houston-based Wing Aviation as the winner of a drawing for 1 million AVTRIP points “ the equivalent of a $10,000 U.S. Savings Bond - for using Avplan to plan an international trip.

11/11/2011JET AVIATION DUBAI RAMPS UP 7X MAINTENANCE SUPPORT

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Jet Aviation Dubai is working closely with Dassault to secure base maintenance approval for Dassault Falcon 7X aircraft.

11/11/2011FLY AVIATION SERVICES LAUNCHES FLY AeroCard

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Worldwide aviation services provider Fly Aviation Services announced the launch of the Fly AeroCard, a prepaid card that grants customers unlimited permits on a monthly per sector basis.  Depending o

10/11/2011EMBRAER DELIVERS 1st PHENOM 300 TO JET AVIATION

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Embraer has delivered the first Phenom 300 light executive jet to Baruna AG, during a ceremony at Embraer’s headquarters, in São José dos Campos, Brazil.

10/11/2011WEST STAR OFFERS LEARJET AIR CON CONVERSION

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Learjet recently released Advisory Wire AW21-008 stating they will no longer support the R-12 air conditioning systems on Learjet 20/30/50 and 60 series aircraft and they are sanctioning the Steinbach R-134a installation.

10/11/2011CESSNA JOINS FORCES WITH VETERANS AIRLIFT COMMAND

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Cessna Aircraft Company, is joining forces with Veterans Airlift Command to provide free transportation for injured veterans. Cessna has designated a Citation Mustang, named the "American Patriot," to fly VAC missions,

10/11/2011RE-ENGINED SIERRA CITATION FJ44 FLEET NEARS 60 PLANES

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Sierra Industries’ Williams FJ44 re-engining programs are rapidly approaching a total of 60 aircraft, with the input of two more legacy Citation aircraft for modification.

10/11/2011BOMBARDIER AEROSPACE TOUCHES DOWN AT DUBAI AIRSHOW

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Bombardier Aerospace will touch down at the Dubai Airshow in the United Arab Emirates from November 13 to 17, 2011, with an impressive line-up that includes five of its industry-leading products, as well as an interactive, state-of-the-art dome pavilion.