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Commercial aircraft health monitoring systems market to grow

September 16, 2014 16 September 2014According to a new report published by Dallas-based research firm MarketsandMarkets the global commercial aircraft health monitoring systems market is estimated to be at USD 2,253.01m in 2014 and is e...

-United Airlines and the Association of Flight Attendants to offer enhanced early out program for Flight Attendants; Company recalling all Flight Attendants on voluntary and involuntary furlough

September 16, 2014 ENP Newswire - 16 September 2014Release date- 15092014 - CHICAGO - United Airlines and the Association of Flight Attendants (AFA) today announced that United will offer its Flight Attendants an Enhanced Early Out Prog...

Airworthiness Directives; Various de Havilland Airplanes; Federal Register Extracts

September 16, 2014 SUMMARY: We propose to adopt a new airworthiness directive (AD) for all Harry E. Williams de Havilland Model DH 82A airplanes, all Cliff Robertson de Havilland Model DH 82A airplanes, and all de Havilland Model DH 83 ...

Nothrop to provide Air Force with more Global Hawk drones

September 16, 2014 The U.S. Air Force is expanding its fleet of RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft systems and has contracted Northrop Grumman for the drones.The award -- firm-fixed-price contract -- is for three RQ-4s and worth $354 mi...

Getting to Know the Chinese Navy; Sharing carrier secrets is a bad idea.

September 16, 2014 The Obama administration very much wants a diplomatic success somewhere in the world. So when the president orders the head of the U.S. Navy to meet with his Chinese counterpart and find areas of cooperation, it is ne...

Moving Toward Rational FAA Regulation of Unmanned Aircraft Systems

September 16, 2014 The Aerospace Industries Association issued the following news release:Even though Congress has mandated a deadline in 2015 for integrating unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) into U.S. airspace, that deadline will probab...

US Air Force Expands RQ-4 Global Hawk Fleet

September 16, 2014  The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a $354 million primarily firm-fixed-price contract to expand their RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system (UAS) fleet by three aircraft.

Japan's trash, our treasure

September 16, 2014 It'sunusual for the United States - by far the biggest defense spender in the world - to seek scrapped military equipment from other nations. Typically, those roles are reversed.But for the past several years, accordi...

The Tokyo takeaway

September 16, 2014 A few days after the four-nation Malabar military exercise in 2007, a terse démarche from Beijing questioning its motive, especially the Japanese involvement, led India to put all multi-national war games on ho...

United Airlines and the Association of Flight Attendants to offer enhanced early out program for Flight Attendants; Company recalling all Flight Attendants on voluntary and involuntary furlough

September 16, 2014 United Airlines and the Association of Flight Attendants (AFA) today announced that United will offer its Flight Attendants an Enhanced Early Out Program, which allows participants a one-time opportunity to voluntaril...

Airworthiness Directives; Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation (Sikorsky) Helicopters; Federal Register Extracts

September 16, 2014 SUMMARY: The FAA is revising airworthiness directive (AD) 2014-07-04 that published in the Federal Register to correct certain errors. AD 2014-07-04 applied to certain Sikorsky Model S-92A helicopters. The range of se...

Business Jet Market by Aircraft Type (Light Jet, Mid-size Jet, Large Jet), by Geography (North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Latin America, and Africa) - Global Forecasts, Trends & Analysis to 2014 - 2020

September 16, 2014 This report provides a market analysis of the business jet market over the next five years. It contains an analysis of the drivers, challenges, and restraints that affect the industry, along with their impact in the s...

Airworthiness Directives; DG Flugzeugbau GmbH Gliders; Federal Register Extracts

September 16, 2014 SUMMARY: We are revising an airworthiness directive (AD) 2013-22-14 for any DG Flugzeugbau GmbH Model DG-1000T glider equipped with a Solo Kleinmotoren Model 2350 C engine. This AD results from mandatory continuing ai...

Report: Wing parts fell before Reno Air Race crash

September 16, 2014 RENO, Nev. (AP) -- A wing apparently malfunctioned before an experimental aircraft crashed, killing a retired Air Force pilot from California during qualification heats of the Reno National Championship Air Races in N...

Illinois: Mayor Emanuel Announces Additional Airport Noise Monitors Near O'Hare International Airport

September 16, 2014 City of Chicago, The State of Illinois has issued the following news release:Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today that the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) will work with the O'Hare Noise Compatibility Comm...

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