Company Claims Increased Engine Protection, Lower Operating
Aerospace Filtration Systems has received an STC from the FAA
for an Inlet Barrier Filter (IBF) system for the Bell 430
helicopter. AFS worked in partnership with a large offshore energy
exploration operator who assisted in the flight test development
program to achieve the certification.
Embraer delivered 91 jets to the airline, executive and defense
markets during the fourth quarter of 2009, bringing total
deliveries to 244 airplanes for the year. The figure
surpasses the company's estimate of 242 deliveries. The
Company’s firm order backlog totaled $16.6 billion on
December 31, 2009.
VIH Cougar Helicopters has taken delivery of an AW139 medium
twin helicopter during an official ceremony recently held at
AgustaWestland's Vergiate plant in Italy, the company announced
Tuesday. This 12 seat-configured helicopter will be operated for
offshore transport missions in the Gulf of Mexico.
Garmin's Avionics Product Manager Bill Stone Explains the History of SVT
On November 5th through November 7th, 2009, AOPA held their annual AOPA Aviation Summit at the Tampa Convention Center located in Tampa, Florida. Over 7,500 aviation enthusiasts attended various forums, speeches, as well as hundreds of booths featuring the latest in G.A. technology.