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September 15, 2014
The Pentagon US Department of Defense building. Photo: Wikipedia [Avionics Today 09-15-2014] The United States Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded Mina Group, an energy services and infrastructure company, further...
September 15, 2014
[Avionics Today 09-15-2014] Nav Canada has announced its traffic figures for the fiscal year 2014, which reflect a 3.5 percent increase in air traffic...
September 15, 2014
Frequentis Voice Communication System. Photo: Frequentis [Avionics Today 09-15-2014] Four weeks after Bulgarian Air Traffic Services Authority (Bulatsa) and the Romanian Air Traffic Services Administration (Romatsa) signed a contract with Frequentis to provide more advanced Air Traffic Management (ATM) communication systems and infrastructure for the Functional Airspace Block (FAB) encompassing...
September 15, 2014
[Avionics Today 09-15-2014] Honeywell and Inmarsat are expanding their prior agreement to bring global connectivity to business and commercial aircrafts. The companies are planning on developing onboard hardware and network capabilities for government and military customers alongside exclusively developing, producing and distributing hardware that will enable users to connect to Inmarsat’s Global...
September 12, 2014
The Mecaer Aviation Group (MAG) used a Bell 429 to debut its VVIP MAGnificent luxury cabin interior design at the annual Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (LABACE) in Sao Paulo, Brazil. On show for the first time in Latin America, Armando Sassoli, co-general manager...
September 12, 2014
[Avionics Today 09-12-2014] The U.K.’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has announced that the United Kingdom’s Class F airspace is to change, beginning Nov. 13. This follows the recommendations of an International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) audit, changes to European legislation under the Single European Rules of the Air, and review of national airspace arrangements, for which the...
September 12, 2014
Traffic and delays soar in Eurocontrol August operations report. Photo: Eurocontrol [Avionics Today 09-12-2014] Eurocontrol has released its operations report for the month of August, in which air traffic reached the highest level recorded for this month in the last five...
September 12, 2014
South Bend Regional Airport. Photo: Wikipedia [Avionics Today 09-12-2014] The FAA has awarded a $2 million grant to South Bend International Airport to install a geothermal heating and cooling system, which will reduce emissions and improve air quality at the airport. The grant is available through the FAA’s Voluntary Airport...
September 12, 2014
Airbus Beluga cargo plane in flight. Photo: Airbus [Avionics Today 09-12-2014] The Beluga cargo aircraft — affectionately named after the white whale because of its shape — is celebrating 20 years of transporting...
September 12, 2014
Peerless Master locks. Photo: Peerless Electronics [Avionics Today 09-12-2014] Peerless Electronics, distributor of switches, circuit breakers, relays and sensors for the aviation industry, has begun distributing the full line of Master Lock Aviation Safety...
September 12, 2014
[Avionics Today 09-12-2014] The Dutch Safety Board has released its preliminary report on the crash involving Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 flight MH17, which was downed in Ukrainian airspace on July 17. The passenger plane is widely believed to have been gunned down while flying over the conflict-torn region of Hrabove, Ukraine. While the preliminary report does not go as far as identifying a specific...
September 11, 2014
An electronic flight attendant manual. Photo: American Airlines [Avionics Today 09-11-2014] American Airlines has begun providing flight attendants with electronic manuals, accessible through a handheld tablet, which will save the carrier an estimated $300,000 annually in costs that would otherwise be...
September 11, 2014
Aircraft lighting. Photo: Wikipedia [Avionics Today 09-11-2014] AJW Aviation, an independent complete aircraft spares support specialist, has signed a global distribution...
September 11, 2014
Boeing corporate offices. Photo: Boeing [Avionics Today 09-11-2014] GA Telesis has signed a long-term agreement with Boeing to sell aircraft and engine material through the e-commerce platform Boeing PART Page which allows customers access to real-time data such as part inventories, prices, part interchangeability, request for...
September 11, 2014
Flightview App. Photo: Frank Hamm (flickr) [Avionics Today 09-11-2014] The FlightView mobile app, a flight tracking app for iOS and Android that is already available in North America, has launched its iPhone travel app in the...
September 11, 2014
An Unmanned Aircraft System. Photo: Wikipedia [Avionics Today 09-11-2014] The FAA has approved an emergency Certificate of Waiver or Authorization (COA) for the use of an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) in the search for a missing woman...
September 11, 2014
[Avionics Today 09-11-2014] Gogo's major announcement of a new partnership with wireless cell phone service provider T-Mobile has introduced a new model for in-flight smartphone connectivity. Beginning Sept. 17, T-Mobile customers will be able to send and receive text and picture messages and check their voicemail in-flight free of charge on Gogo-equipped commercial aircraft operating in the United States...
September 10, 2014
Some years ago, I believe it was 2009, I had written an article about safety in our offshore environment and how some of our flying activities were a bit out of the norm for everyday helicopter operations. I’m not going to rehash all of the daily problems we face operating in our hostile environment such as bird strikes, communications, blowouts, poison gas and crowded airspace, to name a few. One...
September 10, 2014
Australian aviation regulator, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority, has responded to the Australian Helicopter Industry Association’s (AHIA) criticisms of the proposed Part 61 (flight crew licensing) regulations, accusing the AHIA of being “wide of the mark” in a number of its claims. The new regulations are designed to bring Australia’s rules in line with International Civil...
September 10, 2014
Cathay Pacific Airways flight. Photo: Wikipedia [Avionics Today 09-10-2014] Cathay Pacific Airways has selected an Astro-Med airborne printer for its eEnabled Aircraft program...
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