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19/01/2016GKN AEROSPACE QUALIFIES 10% LIGHTER WINDSHIELD FOR AIRBUS SINGLE AISLE AIRCRAFT

Lightweight A320 windshield undergoing final inspection

Following a comprehensive, three year, design and certification program with Airbus, GKN Aerospace has qualified a new, 10 percent lighter, higher performance, main pilot (No 1) windshield for the Airbus single aisle aircraft family (A318/A319/A320/A321).

18/01/2016KELLY ORTBERG TO PRESENT AT BARCLAYS CONFERENCE

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Kelly Ortberg will address the 2016 Barclays Industrial Select Conference in Miami Beach, Florida on February 17, 2015 at 10:45 a.m. Eastern Time.

18/01/2016RECORD BUSINESS AVIATION TRAFFIC ON THE FRENCH RIVIERA

In a complex economic and geopolitical context, the Aéroports de la Côte d'Azur (ACA) Group announces another record year for Business Aviation with 46,000 movements processed at its three airport hubs, Nice, Cannes and Saint-Tropez.

18/01/2016FLIGHTSAFETY INT'L ADDS GULFSTREAM G650 CPDLC TO ITS eLEARNING COURSES

FlightSafety International adds Gulfstream G650 Controller Pilot Data Link Communication to its extensive series of eLearning courses and CPDLC iFlightDECK ™ subscription-based application.

13/01/2016TAG FARNBOROUGH AIRPORT OPENS NEW TERMINAL FACILITIES

TAG Farnborough Airport, the UK’s only dedicated business aviation airport, has invested an additional £1 million to create more space for passengers and crew at its terminal building in order to m

13/01/2016G1000 APPROVED IN PIPER ARCHER BY CHINA

Piper Aircraft, Inc. has received an amendment to the Validation of its Type Certificate issued by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) for the addition of Garmin G1000 avionics in the Archer training TX/LX aircraft. The approval was made by CAAC on December 21, 2015.

13/01/2016NAPA JET CENTER IS WINNING RESERVATIONS FOR THE BIG GAME

Napa Jet Center (KAPC) is a key location for general aviation traffic coming to the Bay Area for this year’s football season finale on Sunday, February 7th. Many game related events will be hosted in the San Francisco and Napa areas resulting in high demand on amenities across the Bay Area. The FAA has implemented an arrival/departure slot system throughout the entire Bay Area between February 4th and February 8th.