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US durable goods orders rebound in June

July 29, 2014

Durable goods orders in the United States rebounded in June from a sharp fall in May, boosted by a jump in defence aircraft orders, official data released Friday showed.

HondaJet production model unveiled to public at U.S. air show

July 29, 2014 OSHKOSH, Wisconsin, July 28 - Honda Motor Co. unveiled Monday the first production model of the HondaJet at an air show in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, giving the business jet developed by its U.S. aviation unit its public debut.

First Production HondaJet Makes Public Debut at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014

July 29, 2014 The first production HondaJet made its public debut today at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh . Following a celebratory event commemorating the occasion, the HondaJet concluded the day with an entertaining flight demonstration ...

ORS-1 Satellite Enters Fourth Year on Orbit

July 29, 2014 The ORS-1 satellite is the first and only dedicated space-based intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) capability for USCENTCOM (U.S. Central Command); successfully demonstrating tactical ISR from space.&...

Reporters Invited to NASA Hurricane Airborne Mission Media Day at Wallops

July 29, 2014 Media are invited to learn about NASA's Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel (HS3) airborne mission from scientists and pilots and see the remotely-piloted aircraft used in the study from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. EDT, Thursda...

ICON Aircraft Constructs and Flies First Production A5

July 29, 2014 Last night at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, ICON Aircraft unveiled the first production A5, an aircraft the company refers to as Engineering Serial Number 1 (ESN-1). This is the first A5 built from the product...

Fitch Rates United's Proposed 2014-2 Class A Ctfs 'A(EXP)' & Class B Ctfs 'BB+(EXP)'

July 29, 2014 Fitch Ratings assigns the following expected ratings to United Airlines' (UAL, rated 'B'; Outlook Positive by Fitch) proposed Pass Through Trusts Series 2014-2:--$823,071,000 Class A certificates due in September 2026...

MISS. LAWMAKERS WELCOME USAF DECISION EASING RESTRICTIONS ON KEESLER AIRLIFT SQUADRON COCHRAN, WICKER AND PALAZZO TO CONTINUE BATTLE TO STOP DEACTIVATION OF THE 815TH TACTICAL AIRLIFT SQUADRON, RELOCATION OF C-130J AIRCRAFT

July 29, 2014 The following information was released by Mississippi Senator Thad Cochran:U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), with Congressman Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.), today welcomed a U.S. Air Force de...

FAA SEEKS $12 MILLION CIVIL PENALTY AGAINST SOUTHWEST AIRLINES

July 29, 2014 The following information was released by the Federal Aviation Administration:The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is proposing a $12 million civil penalty against Southwest Ai...

BOEING SUBCONTRACTOR PLEADS GUILTY TO FEDERAL FRAUD CHARGES

July 29, 2014 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District Of Missouri:JEFFREY LAVELLE, owner and operator of J. L. Manufacturing pled guilty to multiple counts of mail and ...

Greenert: China Moving Quickly to Modernize Navy

July 29, 2014 The U.S. Department of Defense's American Forces Press Service issued the following news:China's naval modernization program is moving at a rapid pace, the chief of U.S. naval operations said here yesterday.

Airport seeks more staff as unscheduled flights climb

July 29, 2014 On July 19, a United Airlines flight from Newark, N.J., to Bogota, Colombia, diverted to Charleston International Airport because of medical issues with two passengers.It was the most recent in a rising number of unsc...

Trade office markets county to world

July 28, 2014 With a population of approximately 2.3 million people, Riverside County is the 11th largest county in the nation - and soon will be 10th, said Tom Freeman.But Freeman, commissioner for the Riverside County Office of F...

Airworthiness Directives; The Boeing Company Airplanes; Federal Register Extracts

July 28, 2014 SUMMARY: We are adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain The Boeing Company Model 747-100B SUD, 747-200B, 747-300, 747-400, and 747-400D series airplanes. This AD was prompted by an evaluation by the de...

Does the U.S. need billion-dollar bombers?

July 28, 2014 The Air Force wants to buy as many as 100 new long-range stealth bombers, a $55 billion - some say as high as $100 billion - program that could revive a dormant piece of the aerospace industry in Southern California....

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