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SkyWest, Inc. Appoints Robert J. Simmons Chief Financial Officer; Wade Steel Promoted to Chief Commercial Officer

March 5, 2015  SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW), the holding company for SkyWest Airlines and ExpressJet Airlines, has named Robert J. Simmons Chief Financial Officer, effective March 16, 2015.Mr. Simmons will oversee all financial...

US Patent granted to Honeywell International Inc. (New Jersey) on March 03 titled as "Aircraft flight deck displays and systems and methods for displaying integrated minimum safe altitude and minimum vectoring altitude information on a display device in an aircraft"

March 5, 2015 United States Patent and Trademark Office has granted patent no. 8,972,082, on March 03, 2015, to Honeywell International Inc. (New Jersey), titled as "Aircraft flight deck displays and systems and methods for displa...

Solar Impulse nears departure

March 5, 2015 Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association has issued the following news release:As March arrived, Solar Impulse 2 pilots and crew made final preparations and set a new departure date for their round-the-world flight in ...

Aero design team reaches high; California calling for 75 teams in international competition.

March 5, 2015 Wright State University engineering students are building an aircraft to compete against 74 other teams from around the United States and the world at SAE Aero Design West in California. The team includes (from left) ...

North Slope Borough to get its first S-92 helicopter

March 5, 2015

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. said that North Slope Borough (NSB), Alaska, has signed for its first-ever S-92 helicopter.

Washington: Takes of Marine Mammals Incidental to Specified Activities; Taking Marine Mammals Incidental to Shell Ice Overflight Surveys in the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas, Alaska

March 5, 2015 US Federal Register has published the following document:[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 42 (Wednesday, March 4, 2015)][Notices][Pages 11634-11648]From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Offi...

US Patent Issued to Airbus Operations on March 3 for "Aircraft landing gear" (British Inventor)

March 5, 2015

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 5 -- United States Patent no. 8,967,535, issued on March 3, was assigned to Airbus Operations Ltd. (Bristol, Great Britain).

US Patent granted to Bell Helicopter Textron Inc (TX) on March 3 titled as "Direct-drive control of aircraft stability augmentation"

March 5, 2015

United States Patent and Trademark Office has granted patent no. 8,967,552, on March 3, 2015, to Bell Helicopter Textron Inc (JP), titled as "Direct-drive control of aircraft stability augmentation"

Global Hawk Sees Decrease in Cost Per Flight Hour amidst Increased Operational Tempo

March 5, 2015  The U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk high-altitude, long-endurance (HALE) autonomous unmanned aircraft system (UAS) had another remarkable year in 2014, with a significant decrease in cost per flight hour coupled...

US Patent Issued to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries on March 3 for "Aircraft ice protection system and aircraft provided with the same" (Japanese Inventors)

March 5, 2015

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 5 -- United States Patent no. 8,967,543, issued on March 3, was assigned to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (Tokyo).

‘Dominatrix of helicopters’ charges on

March 5, 2015 Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association has issued the following news release:Declaring this “a time for disruptors,” flamboyant MD Helicopters owner Lynn Tilton vowed to keep her storied company moving fo...

US Patent Issued to Airbus Operations on March 3 for "Method for assembling a floor in a cockpit structure previously constructed from a section of aircraft fuselage" (French Inventor)

March 5, 2015

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 5 -- United States Patent no. 8,967,539, issued on March 3, was assigned to Airbus Operations S.A.S. (Toulouse, France).

2nd large-scale air exercise scheduled for airport area

March 5, 2015



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Those who enjoyed the sight of Air Force fighters arcing over southern Oahu in January during the "Sentry Aloha" air combat exercise are about to get a second helping.

Robinson Helicopter betting on future growth

March 5, 2015 Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association has issued the following news release:In recent years the country’s largest-volume producer of general aviation aircraft has been Robinson Helicopter Co. But a weak showin...

US Patent Issued to The Boeing on March 3 for "Bleed air systems for use with aircrafts and related methods" (Washington Inventors)

March 5, 2015

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 5 -- United States Patent no. 8,967,528, issued on March 3, was assigned to The Boeing Co. (Chicago).

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