Was To Fly Former President Bush To South American
A Gulfstream bizjet on its way to pick up former President
George HW Bush went down in poor weather early Monday morning, just
south of Houston's Hobby Airport, authorities said. None of the
three crew members on board survived.
Smiths Group says it's taking over Integrated Aerospace Inc., a
privately owned, California-based supplier of specialist landing
gear systems, for $110 million.Integrated Aerospace is a leading,
sole-source supplier of landing gear products for small aircraft
including US military helicopters, fighter aircraft, business jets
and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Examples include the F/A-18
Hornet and Super Hornet and the UH-60 Black Hawk.
Motson Graphics says it's acquired the Gentape product line.
Motson will begin manufacturing all of the Gentape products
immediately. Motson acquired all of the necessary production
equipment and will retain key personnel to assure a smooth
take-over of the operation.
AD NUMBER: 2004-23-15
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2004-23-15
SUMMARY: This amendment adopts a new airworthiness
directive (AD) for the MD Helicopters, Inc. (MDHI) Model MD900
helicopters. This action requires reducing the life limit of
certain Notar fan system tension-torsion (TT) straps.