Signals mimicking those coming from a future European satellite
system have been successfully tested by Eurocopter and Funkwerk
Avionics with a helicopter test flight using an EC145 equipped with
the Galileo test bed GATE.
Larry Roberts Will Be Responsible For Sales, Marketing, Program
Larry D. Roberts has been named senior vice president,
Commercial Business of Bell Helicopter, the company announced
Wednesday. Roberts will be responsible for the sales, marketing and
program development of Bell's line of commercial helicopters.
WAI Conference Attendees Offer Their Perspectives on the Aviation Industry
On February 25th through February 27th, 2010, the Women in Aviation International organization held their 21st annual conference; over 3,000 women and men gathered at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort to celebrate the 2010 WAI Conference theme, “Aviation – It’s a Small World.” Developed in 1990, Women in Aviation, International is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the encouragement and advancement of women throughout aviation career sectors and interests.
The FAA has approved an STC allowing Innovative Solutions &
Support (IS&S) to install the Class 3 Electronic Charts and XM
Satellite Weather upgrade to the Avio NG integrated cockpit system
of the Eclipse Aerospace EA500 Very Light Jet.