Announces New Chair, Vice Chair For The Organization
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announced the selection of Michael Scheeringa, President and CEO of Flight Support, BBA Aviation, as Chair of the NATA Board of Directors. The association named Gary Dempsey, President, Flight Services – The Americas, Jet Aviation Holdings USA, Inc., board Vice-Chair at its annual membership meeting Monday.
Recipients Will Work Overseas At Daher-Socata Facility In France
Kalena Glover of Prescott, AZ, and William McAleer of Birmingham, AL, will receive the work internships of a lifetime, as they have been named recipients of this year’s EAA/Daher-Socata International Scholarships.
Began Offering Rides Again Sunday For The First Time Since February
Tourists can once again drink in the sights of the pyramids from hot air balloons, as the government there has lifted a ban on such rides put into effect in February. Tourists from multiple countries, along with the provincial governor Ezzat Saad, took off Sunday morning aboard six balloons for the first sightseeing trips allowed since a balloon caught fire and went down in February.
True Blue Power Unit Approved For Installation Into King Air 200, 300 Models
EASA has awarded True Blue Power the Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the TS835 Series Lithium Emergency Power Supply (EPS) for Beechcraft King Air 200 and 300 models. The TS835 Series Emergency Power Supply is the first lithium iron phosphate battery to gain STC approval by EASA for Beechcraft King Air 200/300 aircraft.