Archive

January 6th

06/01/2009MAJOR GIFT ENDOWS RESEARCH CHAIR AT FSF

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Alexandria, VA, January 5, 2009 “ The Flight Safety Foundation announced today that it is the recipient of a gift of $1 million from the estate of long-time airport fixed base operator (FBO) Manuel Maciel.

January 2nd

02/01/2009EMBRAER MAKES THE FIRST DELIVERY OF THE PHENOM 100 EXECUTIVE JET

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Embraer announces that it made the first delivery of the Phenom 100 jet, on December 24, in São José dos Campos.

December 31st, 2008

31/12/2008YANKEE PACIFIC LAUNCHES CABIN INNOVATIONS

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Yankee Pacific, Inc. is pleased to announce that effective 1 January 2009, Executive Aircraft Completions, Tulsa, OK and Cabin Innovations, LLC, Lewisville, TX will be merged into a single division, which will be called Cabin Innovations.

December 29th

29/12/2008NBAA CANCELS ABACE 2009

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The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) announced that economic conditions have led to the cancellation of the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE) in 2009.

December 24th

24/12/2008EADS SOCATA AND ATP ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE AGREEMENT

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Aircraft Technical Publishers (ATP) announced an exclusive agreement with EADS Socata Group to distribute TBM technical publications. NavigatorV ® provides Socata customers with a comprehensive and flexible solution for accessing EADS Socata digital information.

24/12/2008EMBRAER LINEAGE 1000 RECEIVES ANAC AND EASA CERTIFICATION

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Embraer’s ultra-large Lineage 1000 executive jet has been awarded type certification by the National Civil Aviation Agency (Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil - ANAC) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), the Brazilian and European Union aviation authorities, respectively.