Headlines 2012

13/11/2012EBAA REASONABLY SATISFIED WITH ETS SUSPENSION

The European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) is optimistic about the EU Climate Action Commissioner’s announcement that the application of the region's Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) to flights to and from the EU has been suspended.

13/11/2012DASSAULT TRAINING PROGRAM GRADUATES 300TH TRAINEE

Dassault Falcon’s Certified Practical Training Program has passed the 300th trainee mark, demonstrating its growing popularity among Falcon operators and service centers.

12/11/2012GULFSTREAM NAMED MILITARY FRIENDLY EMPLOYER

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced that it has been designated a 2013 Top 100 Military Friendly Employer® by G.I. Jobs.

12/11/2012EMBRY-RIDDLE EXAMINE PROJECTED PILOT SHORTAGE

Representatives of 14 U.S. major airlines and regional carriers joined Embry-Riddle staff and faculty to address a projected professional pilot shortage facing the aviation industry as part of a daylong Pilot Supply Summit

09/11/2012EMBRAER EXECUTIVE JETS DEBUTS LEGACY 650 AT AIRSHOW CHINA

Embraer Executive Jets is debuting its newly refined interior for the Legacy 650 as well as the Phenom 300 during the the 9th Annual China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition

09/11/2012HAWKER BEECHCRAFT TO SHOWCASE KING AIRS AT AIRSHOW CHINA

Hawker Beechcraft Corporation announced it will participate in the 2012 China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition (Airshow China), the country’s largest airshow, held Nov. 13-18 in Zhuhai, China.

09/11/2012YINGLING AVIATION WICHITA LEADER IN GARMIN G600 PANEL INSTALLATIONS

Yingling Aviation, the long-time fixed based operator, maintenance, repair and overhaul center located at Wichita’s Mid-Continent Airport, has recently completed the installation of a new digital panel on a Cessna Model 425 Conquest I

09/11/2012PHOENIX AREA BIZAV PARTNERS ASSIST STORM RELIEF

Strat Fuel Consortium, a Phoenix-based aviation services company, has partnered with Cutter Aviation, Pinnacle Aviation, Arizona Business Aviation Association, area churches and anonymous corporate donors to collect and transport relief supplies to those affected by Hurricane Sandy.

08/11/2012CRS GIVES AWAY HARLEY AT 2012 NBAA

CRS Jet Spares, a leading business aviation aftermarket parts supplier based in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and exhibitor at this year’s NBAA Convention in Orlando, gave away a 2013 Harley Davidson.

06/11/2012SNECMA KICKS OFF SILVERCREST ENGINE TESTS

Snecma (Safran group) announced that it has started ground development tests of the new Silvercrest business jet engine.