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Global-Aero.com launches

Posted on August 11th, 2014 by

Global Aerospace, an international provider of aerospace insurance, has launched its new expanded corporate website, global-aero.com. Continue Reading →

New FAA hangar policy causing confusion

Posted on August 10th, 2014 by

Two weeks after the FAA unveiled its draft policy for allowed uses in hangars at airports that receive federal grant funding, much confusion has emerged regarding the overall effect of the policy and what it means for hangar tenants. That’s... Continue Reading →

Judge dismisses patent lawsuit against AOPA

Posted on August 10th, 2014 by

A U.S. District Court judge in Oregon has dismissed a patent infringement lawsuit against the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA). District Judge Marco Hernández dismissed the lawsuit, brought by SD Holdings, LLC, on July 22 for lack of personal... Continue Reading →

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Insurer responds to request for afford airstrip liability coverage

Posted on August 10th, 2014 by

For many airstrip owners, the provision of liability insurance coverage has been cost prohibitive.  Recently, the Recreational Aviation Foundation (RAF)  took on the project of examining the availability of airstrip liability insurance and found that, as is the case with... Continue Reading →

Nextant selects Parker Wheels and Brakes for G90XT

Posted on August 9th, 2014 by

Parker Aerospace’s Aircraft Wheel & Brake Division has been selected by Nextant Aerospace, based in Cleveland, Ohio, to provide its STC-approved wheel and brake conversion kit for the Nextant G90XT Remanufactured Turboprop aircraft. Continue Reading →

Exova Santa Fe Springs Aerospace expands

Posted on August 9th, 2014 by

Exova, a global testing, calibration and advisory services provider, has expanded both capacity and technical capabilities at its aerospace laboratory in Santa Fe Springs, California. Continue Reading →

Jeppesen simplifies Mobile FliteDeck IFR subscriptions

Posted on August 8th, 2014 by

At this year’s AirVenture,  Jeppesen introduced a new structure for Mobile FliteDeck data subscriptions, to simplify the flying experience for general aviation pilots. Pilots using Mobile FliteDeck on iPad now have 10 global coverage options for IFR navigation data services offered... Continue Reading →

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Expedition Amelia seeks funding to finally solve Earhart mystery

Posted on August 7th, 2014 by

On May 21, 1937, Amelia Earhart and her navigator Fred Noonan boarded their Lockheed Electra and took off from Oakland, California, on their second attempt to fly around the world. This time, they flew to the east. Earhart was supposed... Continue Reading →

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Bob Hoover documentary premieres Aug. 10

Posted on August 7th, 2014 by

Oshkosh, Wis. — A new documentary on aviation legend Bob Hoover debuted at this year’s AirVenture and will make its world premiere Aug. 10. Continue Reading →

Nominations now open for HAI Salute to Excellence

Posted on August 7th, 2014 by

The Helicopter Association International (HAI) is accepting nominations for its 2015 Salute to Excellence Awards, effective immediately. The awards will be presented during HAI HELI-EXPO 2015 on Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Orlando, Florida. Continue Reading →