06/02/2009DAHER-SOCATA DELIVERS 500TH TBM

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DAHER-SOCATA delivered its 500th TBM aircraft, marking a key program milestone and underscoring the continuing demand for this very high speed turboprop transport in today’s economic and operating environment.

06/02/2009NBAA, GA ASSOCIATION SEND LETTER SEEKING RULEMAKING COMMITTE FOR LASP

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The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today joined other general aviation associations in requesting that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) establish a rule-making committee to address questions and concerns raised by industry and government about the TSA’s proposed Large Aircraft Security Program (LASP).

05/02/2009BOMBARDIER GLOBAL RECEIVES EASA CERTIFICATION FOR LOWER EVS APPROACHES

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Bombardier Aerospace announced today that it has received approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for Global aircraft equipped with the Bombardier Enhanced Vision System (BEVS) to obtain operational credit for continuing approaches to 100 feet.

04/02/2009FLIGHTSAFETY G450/G550 SIMULATOR RECEIVES FAA LEVEL D QUALIFICATION

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FlightSafety International announces that its first Gulfstream G450/550 interchangeable simulator equipped with Synthetic Vision - Primary Flight Display has been qualified to Level D by the United States Federal Aviation Administration.

04/02/2009BOMBARDIER SELECTS SONACA FOR LEARJET 85 FIXED LEADING EDGES

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Located in the Walloon region, the Belgian company Sonaca signed an important contract for the study, conception and production of the new Learjet 85 fixed leading edges.

03/02/2009ELIE ZELOUF RETIRES AFTER MORE THAN 40 YEARS OF SERVICE

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After more than 40 years with Jet Aviation Basel, Elie Zelouf has elected to retire effective February 1, 2009. He will, however, continue to serve Jet Aviation in Basel in an advisory role.

03/02/2009Conklin & de Decker PRESENTING AT PAMA 2009

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Conklin & de Decker will be presenting two informative sessions at the PAMA 2009 Aviation Maintenance Management Symposium in Dallas, Texas on Friday, March 6, 2009.
Brandon Battles will be presenting a session on Moving into Management - The Often Overlooked Responsibility on Friday, March 6, 2009 from 8 am “ 9 am.

03/02/2009StandardAero AWARDED DESIGN ORGANIZATION APPROVALS BY EASA AND FAA

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StandardAero has received two new Design Organization Approvals (DOA) for engine and auxiliary power unit design and repair from the European Aviation Safety Administration (EASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

03/02/2009CESSNA DELIVERS CITATION X TO MJets IN THAILAND

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WICHITA, Kan., Feb. 2, 2009 “ Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today it has delivered a Citation X to Bangkok-based MJets Limited, a leader in business aviation across Southeast Asia.

03/02/2009WIDE AREA AUGMENTATION SYSTEM FOR LEARJET 40/45 XR

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Bombardier Aerospace announced it is now offering a Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) capable Flight Management System (FMS) on Learjet 40 XR and Learjet 45 XR aircraft.