Also: Monnett Type Club, DB Cooper Museum, Future Oshkosh Dates Announced, Aircell Upgrades, 787s in Miami, Super Hornet
A veritable "Who's Who" in the aviation community has banded together to nominate legendary aviator Bob Hoover for the National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy -- an honor that many think is LONG overdue. The founder and CEO of Savvy Aircraft Maintenance Management and Savvy Analysis, a company that developed a free, web-based platform for piston aircraft engine analysis, says in a blog post that the FAA's proposed AD for ECi cylinders is "one of the most unwarranted, inappropriate, punitive and generally ill-conceived rulemaking actions I’ve ever seen." Sonex CEO Jeremy Monnett is joining American Bonanza Society President Tom Turner as co-chair of the Type Club Coalition (TCC), the EAA announced Thursday. The coalition brings type clubs, owners, and operators of experimental and certificated aircraft together to share best practices, exchange information, and improve safety. All this... and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 09.03.13 is chock full of info about the half-week period ending Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013... Presented by Aero-TV veteran videographer and Airborne Host Ashley Hale, and supported by ANN CEO/Editor-In-Chief Jim Campbell, Chief Videographer Nathan Cremisino, and Aero-Journalists Tom Patton, and Glen Moyer, this episode covers:
LONG OVERDUE! Bob Hoover Nominated For NAA's Wright Brothers Trophy
Savvy Analysis Founder Says FAA Has 'Declared War' On ECi Cylinders
Monnett Type Club Coalition
Bombardier CSeries Aircraft Awarded Transport Canada Flight Test Permit
Boeing Advanced Super Hornet Demonstrates Significant Stealth, Range Improvement
Boeing Launches 787 Training In Miami
EAA AirVenture Oshkosh Dates Set Through 2020
NASA Helicopter Test A Smash Hit
AVW: An Extraordinary Formation
Aircell Introduces In-Flight Calling And Texting For Personal Smartphones
WestJet Announces Intent To Purchase 65 Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft
DB Cooper Museum Exhibit Opens
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