Phoenix Air Group, Navy Executive Detachment Recognized For
Gulfstream recently announced Phoenix Air Group Inc. of
Cartersville, GA, and the U.S. Navy's Executive Transport
Detachment Pacific, Hickam AFB, Hawaii, as the winners of the
Gulfstream Outstanding Flight Award.
Water Ice On The Moon Was Just The Beginning Of LCROSS,
Nearly a year after announcing the discovery of water molecules
on the moon, scientists Thursday revealed new data uncovered by
NASA's Lunar CRater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS,
and Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LRO.
The EAA will recognize the contributions made by five aviators
to the world of flight on Friday, October 29. They will be inducted
into the EAA Hall of Fame during a banquet at the EAA Aviation
Center in Oshkosh, WI.
System Integration Lab Formally Brought On Line For The
Testing is set to begin for the key systems to be installed on
the CH-53K helicopter, the new heavy lift aircraft being built by
Sikorsky for the U.S. Marine Corps, at a new Systems Integration
Lab (SIL) which was recently formally brought on line to begin
Denmark Charter Operator JoinJet Boasts The Greenest 800XP In
Hawker Beechcraft Services (HBS) announced JoinJet of Denmark as
the inaugural customer for the Hawker 800XPR upgrade during a
ceremony Monday at the company's Global Customer Support booth at
the NBAA Meeting & Convention in Atlanta.
Testing And Demonstrations Will Continue Following
The first certification and installation of Panasonic Avionics
Corporation’s in-flight wireless highspeed broadband service,
eXConnect, on a Boeing Business Jet was announced last week at the
NBAA convention and meeting in Atlanta.
streamer or trail often seen behind aircraft flying in clear, cold,
humid air. A vapor trail is created when the water vapor from the
engine exhaust gases are added to the atmosphere. Also called a
contrail, for condensation trail.
Aero-Linx: Malibu/Mirage Owners
& Pilots Association (MMOPA)
The Malibu/Mirage Owners & Pilots Association (MMOPA) is a
not-for-profit organization dedicated to the interests and safety
of owners and pilots worldwide who fly PA46 derivative (Malibu,
Mirage, Meridian, Jetprop and Matrix) aircraft. MMOPA was founded
in 1988, and now serves over 800 members.
"This is a world-class facility that provides a
simulated flight environment allowing us to test these key
subsystems individually and then integrated together to warrant out
any issues prior to advancing to test flight. This will reduce
the number of required flight test hours, resulting in significant
time and cost savings to the customer."
Source: John Johnson, Program Manager for
the CH-53K helicopter program, in comments made as testing is set
to begin for the key systems to be installed on the CH-53K
helicopter, the new heavy lift aircraft being built by Sikorsky for
the U.S. Marine Corps...