Governor declares July ‘Aviation Appreciation Month’ in Kentucky

Posted on July 17th, 2014 by

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has declared July 2014 “Aviation Appreciation Month.” In Kentucky, general aviation accounts for more than $1.7 billion in economic activity annually. To view the proclamation, click here. Continue Reading →

San Diego utility gets FAA nod to test drones

Posted on July 17th, 2014 by

The FAA recently granted San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) a Special Airworthiness Certificate for a small Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS), allowing the utility to research, test and train flight crews on the UAS in a sparsely populated airspace in... Continue Reading →

Aircraft Window Repairs celebrates 35th anniversary

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Aircraft Window Repairs Co., a Torrance, California-headquartered FAA/EASA approved repair station, is celebrating its 35th year in the aircraft transparency repair business. Continue Reading →

Avemco Oshkosh forums focus on safety tips

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Avemco Insurance Company will present educational sessions before and during EAA’s AirVenture 2014. Continue Reading →

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New names for Airvans

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Mahindra Aerospace has rebranded its GA8 Airvan and GA10 utility aircraft as the Airvan 8 and Airvan 10. Continue Reading →

NASA turns over NextGen air traffic management tool to FAA

Posted on July 16th, 2014 by

WASHINGTON, D.C. —  A new NASA-developed computer software tool designed to aid air traffic controllers was presented to the FAA during a ceremony earlier this week at the agency’s headquarters in Washington. Continue Reading →

A&P school to open at ISM

Posted on July 16th, 2014 by

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Aviator College of Aeronautical Science & Technology will open a new campus at Kissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM) in early 2015. Continue Reading →

Cirrus brings parts business in-house

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Cirrus Aircraft has launched Cirrus Direct, its new parts and aftermarket service. Continue Reading →

Governor commemorates General Aviation Appreciation Month in Washington

Posted on July 16th, 2014 by

On July 1, Gov. Jay Inslee invited aviation representatives from around the state to attend a presentation that commemorated June 2014 as General Aviation Appreciation Month in Washington. Continue Reading →

Royal Aero opens first division in the US

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MIESBACH, Germany — As part of the Royal Aero Group’s continued expansion, the company has opened an Airframe Parts division in North Carolina. Continue Reading →