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Air Lease Corporation Announces the Delivery of a Boeing 737-800 NG to Belavia

April 28, 2015 Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery one Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft (MSN 30286) to Belavia (Belarus) on long term lease from ALC. The delivery of the aircraft, which was formerly on lease from...

Brisbane man's eyewitness account of the WWII battle for Hitler's Eagle's Nest

April 28, 2015 While the landing of Gallipoli is the main focus for this weekend's commemorations, one Brisbane man will be reflecting on his last vital mission on Anzac Day 70 years ago.Air Commodore Vic Henderson, a wireless opera...

NetJets Says Vice President Behind Anti-Union Social Media Accounts; Company breached trust of workers, customers, Warren Buffett

April 28, 2015  In legal papers sent to the NetJets Association of Shared Aircraft Pilots (NJASAP), NetJets, Inc., said a vice president published vicious anti-union content on social media throughout a four-year period. N...

Aviation Capital Group Names Eric Blau Vice President and Treasurer

April 28, 2015 Aviation Capital Group ("ACG") announced today that Eric Blau has joined ACG as vice president and treasurer."Eric brings broad industry expertise to ACG through his capital markets and aviation asset experience," sai...

NASA, Boeing ecoDemonstrator Jet Comes to Shreveport for Anti-Bug Research

April 28, 2015 NASA will test non-stick wing coatings designed to minimize insect residue and help reduce aircraft fuel consumption during flights in Shreveport, Louisiana during the next two weeks.The Boeing ecoDemonstrator 757 fli...

Lightweight Membrane Can Significantly Reduce In-Flight Aircraft Noise

April 28, 2015 April 27, 2015Riding in a helicopter or airplane can be a noisy experience for passengers. But researchers from North Carolina State University and MIT have developed a membrane that can be incorporated into aircraft ...

Gogo Inc. to Participate in J.P. Morgan's Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on May 19, 2015

April 28, 2015 Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), a leading global aero communications service provider, announced today that it will participate in the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in Boston on Tuesday, May 19, 2...

United Airlines Supports Humanitarian Relief Efforts in Nepal; United customers can contribute money and miles to support the airline's disaster relief partners

April 28, 2015  United Airlines today announced that it will work with its disaster relief partners the American Red Cross, Americares, Airlink and Operation USA to provide aid to those affected by the earthquake in Nepal. Begi...

Airworthiness Directives; Airbus Airplanes; Federal Register Extracts

April 27, 2015 SUMMARY: We are superseding Airworthiness Directive (AD) 2007-14-05 for all Airbus Model A310 and Model A300 B4-600, B4-600R, and F4-600R series airplanes, and Model A300 C4-605R Variant F airplanes (collectively call...

Special Conditions: Honda Aircraft Company Model HA-420 Hondajet, Protection of Systems for High Intensity Radiated Fields (HIRF); Withdrawal

April 27, 2015 SUMMARY: The FAA is withdrawing a previously published notice granting special conditions for the Honda Aircraft Company model HA-420 jet airplane. We are withdrawing Special Condition No. 23-217-SC through mutual agr...

X-47B is first unmanned plane to be refueled in air: US Navy

April 27, 2015 The Northrop Grumman X-47B test aircraft completed the first-ever autonomous aerial refueling off the coast of Maryland and Virginia, receiving more than 4,000 pounds of fuel from an Omega K-707 tanker jet, becoming t...

Northrop Grumman signs lease agreement to anchor Grand Sky Park

April 27, 2015 Northrop Grumman is working to identify specialized opportunities for the Grand Sky facility. The opportunities, as permitted by the lease, will allow employees to do general office work, R&D, flight test, flight ...

US aircraft carrier Carl Vinson heads to Perth after attacking Islamic State in the Middle East

April 27, 2015 After months of flying and fighting in the Middle East, the commanding officer of the US aircraft carrier the USS Carl Vinson believes the hundreds of combat strike missions launched from his ship's flight deck have h...

Reducing legroom lowers airline fares and passenger safety

April 27, 2015 Airline passengers already know that ever-shrinking seats can leave them feeling cranky and cramped. They might nonetheless think of reduced legroom an industry-wide trend that has produced a remarkable run of profi...

Airmen return A-10 to air after catastrophic engine failure in Iraq

April 27, 2015 Airmen return A-10 to air after catastrophic engine failure in IraqSOUTHWEST ASIA (AFNS) -- A maintenance repair team from the 332nd Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron recently responded to an A-10C Thunderbolt II tha...

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