Monthly Archives: July 2014

FADEC-equipped Diesels Need More Electrical Back-Ups

At AirVenture this year, I’ve seen numerous new aero turbo-diesel engines on display in various states of development. Things With Wings read more …read more Read more here: FADEC-equipped Diesels Need More Electrical Back-Ups Category: Business Aviation

FADEC-equipped Diesels Need More Electrical Back-Ups

At AirVenture this year, I’ve seen numerous new aero turbo-diesel engines on display in various states of development. Things With Wings read more …read more Read more here: FADEC-equipped Diesels Need More Electrical Back-Ups Category: Business Aviation

News and Updates – New Standards for the Transport of Lithium Batteries

July 31-The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today issued new standards to strengthen safety conditions for the shipment of lithium cells and batteries. Lithium batteries are used to power equipment such as cell phones and laptops. They can pose a …

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South Carolina Airport’s Rehabilitation to Close Runway at Night

South Carolina’s Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) will be closed nightly starting Sunday, Aug. 3 through late March 2015, for rehabilitation of Runway 18/36. “Our goal to have as little impact on business and other flights as possible, so runway …

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South Carolina Airport’s Rehabilitation to Close Runway at Night

South Carolina’s Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) will be closed nightly starting Sunday, Aug. 3 through late March 2015, for rehabilitation of Runway 18/36. “Our goal to have as little impact on business and other flights as possible, so runway …

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NTSB’s Dr. Weener: Genav Accidents Typically Caused by Loss of Control, in Flight and on the Ground

National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) member and pilot Dr. Earl Weener told attendees at an EAA AirVenture 2014 forum on Wednesday that the safety of corporate aviation is “very good and getting better.” He said personal general aviation flights continue …

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NTSB’s Dr. Weener: Genav Accidents Typically Caused by Loss of Control, in Flight and on the Ground

National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) member and pilot Dr. Earl Weener told attendees at an EAA AirVenture 2014 forum on Wednesday that the safety of corporate aviation is “very good and getting better.” He said personal general aviation flights continue …

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NTSB’s Dr. Weener: Genav Accidents Typically Caused by Loss of Control, in Flight and on the Ground

National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) member and pilot Dr. Earl Weener told attendees at an EAA AirVenture 2014 forum on Wednesday that the safety of corporate aviation is “very good and getting better.” He said personal general aviation flights continue …

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NTSB’s Dr. Weener: Genav Accidents Typically Caused by Loss of Control, in Flight and on the Ground

National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) member and pilot Dr. Earl Weener told attendees at an EAA AirVenture 2014 forum on Wednesday that the safety of corporate aviation is “very good and getting better.” He said personal general aviation flights continue …

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NBAA Participates in Session on Pilot’s Bill of Rights 2

NBAAâs Vice President of Government Affairs Dick Doubrava participated in a “listening session” that U.S. Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) hosted on Aug. 2 at the Experimental Aircraft Association’s annual AirVenture Oshkosh, to receive feedback from the general aviation community on …

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