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Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Garmin Continues To Increase Capability For G1000 King Air

New Updates For King Air C90, Added Savings On Key Safety Options For 200/300 Series

Garmin has introduced new capabilities and enhanced operational benefits for King Air C90 aircraft and the availability of the new Platinum Plus upgrade package for the King Air 200/300 series, which provides substantial savings on safety enhancing G1000 options.

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Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Embraer Celebrates 10th Anniversary Of Ethanol-Powered Ipanema

First Airplane Delivered October 19, 2004

The Ipanema agricultural airplane, powered by ethanol (hydrated alcohol) – EMB 202A, celebrated its 10th anniversary since certification on Sunday, October 19. The Ipanema was the first airplane produced in series, in the world, to leave the factory already certified to fly with this type of fuel – the same as is used in automobiles – and it is still the only one.

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Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Airborne at NBAA--10.20.14: HondaJet, Honeywell Forecast, Gulfstream's G500/G600

Also: Garmin's ADS-B For BizAv, R44s For Jordan, Textron Aviation, Hartzell Props, Clarity Aloft Pro Plus

At a news conference early Monday at the 2014 NBAA convention, HondaJet said that it is months away from first deliveries of the new airplane. After the news conference, ANN Editor in Chief Jim Campbell talked with HondaJet CEO Michimasa Fujino about getting the airplane into the hands of customers. If you are interested in what’s going on at NBAA 2014, the best place to start is by reading the Honeywell Global Business Aviation Forecast. This detailed report brings into focus what is expected in business aviation over the next decade. Several orders for the G500 were announced along with the rollout. Among the most innovative features of the new Gulfstream jets is their fly-by-wire systems includes an Active Control Sidestick. Gulfstream says the ACS system offers enhanced safety and situational awareness over passive sticks through tactile feedback. With electron

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Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Bell Helicopter Delivers First HEMS Bell 429 In The U.K.

Aircraft Goes To Wiltshire Air Ambulance Charitable Trust

Wiltshire Air Ambulance Charitable Trust (WAACT) has taken delivery of the U.K.'s first Bell 429 to be used for Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS).

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Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Elbit Systems Delivers 1,500th Enhanced Vision System

Improves Situational Awareness, Provides Safer Continued Descent Below Decision Altitude

Elbit Systems of America has delivered ts 1,500th Enhanced Vision System (EVS). The Kollsman EVS is a key component of an aircraft’s Enhanced Flight Vision System (EFVS) which is certified for full operational credits.

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Mon, Oct 20, 2014

European Investment Bank Backs Urgent Monrovia Airport Runway Upgrade

Follows Agreement Signed In Washington, D.C.

Urgently needed work to upgrade the runway and address safety at Liberia's main airport in the capital Monrovia will be backed by Europe's long-term lending institution, the European Investment Bank, following an agreement signed in Washington D.C.

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Mon, Oct 20, 2014

NASA Soil Moisture Mapper Arrives At Launch Site

Will Be Deployed From Vandenberg AFB In January

A NASA spacecraft designed to track Earth's water in one of its most important, but least recognized forms -- soil moisture -- now is at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, to begin final preparations for launch in January.

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Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Space Research Institute Awards Fellowships To Five Scientists

Will Support Two Years Of Biomedical Space Research By Each Recipient

Five young scientists have received First Award Fellowships from the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI). Through this two-year program, they will conduct research with the eventual aim of protecting astronaut health during long-duration spaceflights.

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Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Esterline CMC Electronics Modernizes Critical Flight Display Systems

FDS Updated With ANSYS To Meet New DO-178B Standard

Esterline CMC Electronics (CMC) is using ANSYS solutions to quickly and easily develop next-generation primary flight display systems for aircraft – reducing the time and costs required for certification while speeding time to market.

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Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Gulfstream Names Cindy Halsey VP Of Completion Planning And Design

Joins The Company After Working For Textron And As A Private Consultant

Cindy Halsey has been named by Gulfstream as vice president, Completion Planning and Design. She reports to Scott Neal, senior vice president, Worldwide Sales and Marketing.

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