Headline News | Aero-News Network - The Aviation and Aerospace World's Daily, Real-time News and Information Service
Aero-News Network
RSS icon RSS feed
podcast icon MP3 podcast
Subscribe Aero-News e-mail Newsletter Subscribe

** Airborne 10.17.14 ** HD iPad-Friendly -- Airborne 10.17.14 **
** Airborne 10.15.14 ** HD iPad-Friendly -- Airborne 10.15.14 **
** Airborne 10.13.14 ** HD iPad-Friendly -- Airborne 10.13.14 **

Top Stories

Headline News

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.

Read More

Mon, Oct 20, 2014

New Zealand Training Company Calls For More Female Pilots

CTC Aviation Estimates Only About Four Percent Of Airline Pilots Globally Are Women

A flight school in New Zealand is actively seeking women to enter a training program to become airline pilots, as the industry forecasts that over 500,000 new pilots will be needed over the next 20 years.

Read More

Mon, Oct 20, 2014

ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (10.20.14)

Aero Linx: The Naval Helicopter Association The Naval Helicopter Association, a non-profit organization, is open to anyone interested in naval aviation. Our members include active duty, retired, civilian, and corporate people. A subscription to Rotor Review magazine is included in your annual membership and is mailed quarterly. The magazine content includes articles and photographs about unit activities, new developments in rotary wing aviation, and special features of professional interest. NHA also sponsors professional and social functions including the annual NHA Symposium which alternates locations between San Diego and Norfolk, and hosts social events around the annual CNATRA Gulf Coast Fleet Fly-In at NAS Whiting Field in Pensacola, Fl.

Read More

Mon, Oct 20, 2014

ANN's Daily Aero-Term (10.20.14): Altostratus

Altostratus This middle cloud genus is composed of water droplets, and sometimes ice crystals, In the mid-latitudes, cloud bases are generally found between 15,000 and 20,000 feet. White to gray in color, it can create a fibrous veil or sheet, sometimes obscuring the sun or moon. It is a good indicator of precipitation, as it often precedes a storm system. Virga often falls from these clouds.

Read More

Advertisement

Mon, Oct 20, 2014

ANN FAQ: Contact Us (Updated)

We've Moved!

There's nothing quite like central Florida in the summertime... which is but one reason Aero-News relocated its Global Headquarters from Polk County, FL up to the Jacksonville area, some time ago.

Read More

Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Aero-News: Quote Of The Day (10.20.14)

"I am extremely saddened by the loss of my friend. Peter devoted the last 23 years of his life to this wonderful mission. His faith, dedication, and hard work were something to emulate." Source: Wings of Mercy Board President, Terry Boer, in remembrance of Founder Peter VandenBosch, who died last week at the age of 91, according to the organization. Peter had recently experienced a significant decline after enjoying many years of good health.

Read More

Sun, Oct 19, 2014

AFA Applauds Frontier For Swift Action After Ebola Incident

Aircraft Removed From Service And Decontaminated

The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), representing Frontier Airlines Flight Attendants, applauds Frontier Airlines management for responding immediately to the concerns of frontline workers and taking decisive action to safeguard the health and safety of flight attendants affected by transport of the confirmed Ebola patient.

Read More

Sun, Oct 19, 2014

Contract Awarded On Seventh Lot Of F135 Engines

Propulsion Systems For The F-35 JSF Program

The U.S. Department of Defense awarded Pratt & Whitney a contract for the seventh lot of F135 propulsion systems to power F-35 Lightning II aircraft. The contract announcement for $592 million raises the total procurement contract value to $680 million. In December 2013, a $263 million sustainment contract was previously awarded bringing the total LRIP 7 propulsion cost to $943 million.

Read More

Advertisement

Sun, Oct 19, 2014

Bel Air Takes Delivery Of Its First AW189

Signs Contract For A Third Helicopter

Bel Air of Denmark took delivery of its first AW189 super medium helicopter during an official ceremony held at Helitech International. The aircraft will be used for offshore oil and gas transport missions in the North Sea while a second helicopter will be handed over shortly. Bel Air also signed a preliminary sales contract to purchase a third AW189 helicopter to further enhance its long range capabilities.  

Read More

Sun, Oct 19, 2014

Bell Helicopter Announces Agreement With Uralhelicom

Russian Company Will Acquire Two Bell 407GXs

Bell Helicopter has inked an agreement with Uralhelicom LLC for two Bell 407GXs to be used for utility and medical evacuation missions in the Primorsky government region in Russia.

Read More




Advertisement

Advertisement

Podcasts

AeroTwitter

Advertisement

Archives

first month previous month October 2014 next month last month

S M T W T F S
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  

© 2007 - 2014 Web Development & Design by Pauli Systems, LC