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Contract Award: Sagem Avionics Wins Federal Contract for "AILERON TRI CONTROL"

March 30, 2015 WASHINGTON, March 27 -- DLA Acquisition Locations (Defense Logistics Agency), DLA Aviation - BSM, has awarded a $34,230.20 federal contract on Mar. 27 for "AILERON TRI CONTROL."Contractor Awardee: Sagem Avionics LLC D...

-Airbus Group delivers first new UH-72A Lakota for Army initial-entry trainer mission

March 30, 2015 HERNDON, Va. - Airbus Group yesterday delivered to the U.S. Army the first UH-72A Lakota helicopter to come off the Airbus Helicopters Inc. production line configured for the Lakota's latest mission, as the service's ...

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...

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...

StandardAero buys military engine MRO company

March 28, 2015 StandardAero of Arizona is establishing a European Support Center for Pratt & Whitney F100 and future F135 engines used on military aircraft.Establishment of the center comes through the acquisition of DutchAero S...

Airworthiness Directives: The Boeing Company Airplanes

March 28, 2015 DC : This Proposed Rule document was issued by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)ActionNotice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM).SummaryWe propose to supersede Airworthiness Directive (AD) 2005-18-18, which applies...

MCCONNELL COMMUNITY MARKS B-29 ROLLOUT

March 28, 2015 CCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, Kan., March 27 -- The U.S. Air Force issued the following press release:One of more than the 1,600 B-29 Superfortresses assembled in Wichita, was delivered to the Army Air Forces on March 23, ...

US Patent granted to Airbus Helicopters (FR) on March 24, titled as "Method of minimizing the attitude hump phenomenon and a rotary wing aircraft provided with stabilizer means therefor"

March 28, 2015 United States Patent and Trademark Office has granted patent no. 8,985,500, on March 24 2015, to Airbus Helicopters (FR), titled as "Method of minimizing the attitude hump phenomenon and a rotary wing aircraft provid...

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