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06/02/2009JetEx BUYS FLYINGGROUP LE BOURGET DIVISION

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FLYINGGROUP sells its FBO (Aircraft handling) division on the Paris airport of Le Bourget to JetEx Flight Support. Given the current context, the sale fits into FLYINGGROUP's ambition to concentrate on its core activity of private and business aviation. 

06/02/2009CESSNA CELEBRATES OPENING OF MESA CITATION SERVICE CENTER

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Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today marked the grand opening of its Mesa Citation Service Center adjacent to the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport in Mesa, Ariz.

06/02/2009DAHER-SOCATA DELIVERS 500TH TBM

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DAHER-SOCATA delivered its 500th TBM aircraft, marking a key program milestone and underscoring the continuing demand for this very high speed turboprop transport in today’s economic and operating environment.

06/02/2009NBAA, GA ASSOCIATION SEND LETTER SEEKING RULEMAKING COMMITTE FOR LASP

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The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today joined other general aviation associations in requesting that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) establish a rule-making committee to address questions and concerns raised by industry and government about the TSA’s proposed Large Aircraft Security Program (LASP).

05/02/2009BOMBARDIER GLOBAL RECEIVES EASA CERTIFICATION FOR LOWER EVS APPROACHES

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Bombardier Aerospace announced today that it has received approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for Global aircraft equipped with the Bombardier Enhanced Vision System (BEVS) to obtain operational credit for continuing approaches to 100 feet.

04/02/2009FLIGHTSAFETY G450/G550 SIMULATOR RECEIVES FAA LEVEL D QUALIFICATION

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FlightSafety International announces that its first Gulfstream G450/550 interchangeable simulator equipped with Synthetic Vision - Primary Flight Display has been qualified to Level D by the United States Federal Aviation Administration.

04/02/2009BOMBARDIER SELECTS SONACA FOR LEARJET 85 FIXED LEADING EDGES

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Located in the Walloon region, the Belgian company Sonaca signed an important contract for the study, conception and production of the new Learjet 85 fixed leading edges.