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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...

FLORIDA NAMED NO. 1 STATE FOR AEROSPACE MANUFACTURING ATTRACTIVENESS

April 27, 2015 TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 24 -- The Governor of Florida issued the following press release:Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida ranked first in the United States for aviation manufacturing attractiveness f...

Star 200: Index / Page Numbers Tk

April 26, 2015 AAA Landscape 12Abbott Laboratories 8Advanced Call Center Technologies 10Afni Inc. 4Agero 7Albertsons (includes Safeway) 4American Airlines Group 8American Red Cross, Arizona Blood Servicesand Tucson Call Center 9Amph...

FAA Issues Withdrawal of Special Conditions on Fire Extinguishing Systems for Greensboro, N.C.-based Honda Aircraft Company

April 26, 2015 WASHINGTON, April 26 -- The Department of Transportation published the following rule in the Federal Register from the Federal Aviation Administration:Editor's Note: Honda Aircraft Company is based in Greensboro, Nort...

Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick Visits Laboratory Testing Inc.

April 26, 2015 Philadelphia, PA, April 26, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick visited Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) on Monday, April 20, 2015 to see firsthand how the company supports the production of aircraft carriers...

NAVY MISAWA REMEMBERS 'DEEP SEA 129' TRAGEDY

April 26, 2015 ISAWA, Japan, April 24 -- The U.S. Navy issued the following news release:Sailors stationed at Misawa Air Base, Japan, conducted a remembrance ceremony April 15 marking the 46th anniversary of the U.S. Navy EC-121 air...

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

April 26, 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 26, 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 ...

F-22 Test Squadron Recognizes Decorated Squadron Member, Vietnam Hero

April 25, 2015 The U.S. Air Force Edwards Air Force Base issued the following story:Base leaders will always attest to the fact that people are what make Edwards a unique place to work. Not only do these people bring their work expe...

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