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Maine employer teams with Ben Affleck on award-winning project

March 29, 2015 The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association this month reported that Academy Award winner Ben Affleck, who has earned Hollywood honors for silver screen hits such as "Good Will Hunting" and "Argo," has paired with a Ma...

FAA Seeks Comments on Airworthiness Directive for Boeing 747

March 29, 2015 WASHINGTON, March 29 -- The U.S. Department of Transportation published the following proposed rule in the Federal Register from the Federal Aviation Administration:Airworthiness Directives; The Boeing Company Airplan...

FAA Adopts Airworthiness Directive for Boeing 737

March 29, 2015 WASHINGTON, March 29 -- The U.S. Department of Transportation published the following rule in the Federal Register from the Federal Aviation Administration:Airworthiness Directives; The Boeing Company AirplanesA Rule ...

US Bangla Airlines to add 3rd aircraft for increasing frequency

March 29, 2015 The official news Agency of Bangladesh (BSS) has issued following news release: US Bangla Airlines, the newest private airlines in the country's aviation sector, will add third aircraft to its fleet by May aiming at ...

FAA Seeks Comments on Airworthiness Directive for Airbus EC135, MBB-BK 117 C-2

March 29, 2015 WASHINGTON, March 29 -- The U.S. Department of Transportation published the following proposed rule in the Federal Register from the Federal Aviation Administration:Airworthiness Directives; Airbus Helicopters Deutsch...

Facebook Shows Off Solar-Powered Internet Drone

March 29, 2015 Facebook is moving ahead with its plan to connect the next 5 billion people to the Web-with a fleet of drones.At today's f8 developer conference in San Francisco, Facebook CTO Mike Schroepfer unveiled the social netwo...

Pipeline & Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Issues Statement on Carriage of Spare Fuel Cell Cartridges

March 29, 2015 WASHINGTON, March 29 -- The U.S. Department of Transportation published the following rule in the Federal Register from the Pipeline & Hazardous Materials Safety Administration:Hazardous Materials: Spare Fuel Cell...

Lockheed rolls out first Italian F-35A aircraft from Cameri FACO facility

March 29, 2015 The aircraft, designated as AL-1, will now proceed to additional check-out activities before its anticipated first flight later this year. The rollout exhibits the ongoing strong partnership between the Italian Minist...

Garmin International launches Garmin Vantage family of ADS-B solutions

March 29, 2015 These ADS-B solutions serve a diverse number of aircraft and their operators, including experimental, general aviation, helicopter, business and transport category aircraft. "As the market leader, Garmin was the first...

Illinois: Wesco Aircraft Appoints Interim CFO

March 28, 2015 Bearing Specialists Association has issued the following news release: On Wednesday, global aerospace supply chain management services provider Wesco Aircraft's board of directors announced the appointment of K. Lynn...

UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS TASK FORCE CO-CHAIR RESPONDS TO RECENT DRONE STORY

March 28, 2015 The following information was released by the Alaska State House of Representatives:Representative Shelley Hughes, co-chair of the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Legislative Task Force, seeks to clarify laws and guidelines...

CO-PILOT'S MOTIVE FOR CRASHING PLANE INTO ALPS SOUGHT

March 28, 2015 Passengers with moments to live screamed in terror and the pilot pounded on the locked cockpit door as a 27-year-old German co-pilot deliberately and wordlessly smashed an Airbus carrying 150 people into an Alpine mou...

-Northrop Grumman Delivers Center/Aft 'Shipset' for First International EA-18G Growler

March 28, 2015 EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has completed and delivered to The Boeing Company a major subassembly of the first of 12 EA-18G Growler electronic attack aircraft ordered by the Royal Aust...

Wicker Reviews Navy, Marine Corps Aviation Programs

March 28, 2015 Office of the Senator Roger Wicker, U.S Government has issued the following news release:U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., Chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Seapower, delivered the following opening statement ...

Lockheed rolls out first Italian F-35A aircraft from Cameri FACO facility

March 28, 2015 The aircraft, designated as AL-1, will now proceed to additional check-out activities before its anticipated first flight later this year. The rollout exhibits the ongoing strong partnership between the Italian Minist...

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