Aims To Make Weighing In On Controversial Legislation
This week, the National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
released its new Large Aircraft Security Program (LASP) Membership
Comment Tool that members can use to help draft and submit their
comments on the proposed rule. Comments are due no later than
February 27, 2009.
Embraer announced Wednesday it has received the Type Certificate
(TC) and the Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) from the Federal
Aviation Administration (FAA) for its Lineage 1000 executive jet.
The STC is for the jet's interior, which was designed, manufactured
and installed by PATS Aircraft Completions, a subsidiary of DeCrane
Aerospace, located in the United States.
The National Transportation Safety Board has dispatched four
investigators to investigate the fatal crash of a helicopter in
Louisiana on Sunday shortly after it took off to transport workers
to an offshore oil platform.