Clifford Development announced this week the first flights of a
Citation S550 equipped with Williams International FJ44-3A engines.
These flights are significant milestones in the development of a
Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to certify Cessna Citation S550
aircraft with new engines... improving performance, cost of
operation and safety.
Frank Talks About Good Years, Presidential Visits, The R66 And The Rolls Royce RR300
Life has been good for Frank Robinson and the R22/44/66 family. After years of building expertise throughout the helicopter industry, Frank Robinson set out several decades ago to do what they said could not be done... create a powerful new civil helicopter company. He did it... and probably did so beyond even his own imaginings.
Full-Forward CG, Nose-Down Trim Led To 2005 TEB Crash
Stating a potentially dangerous situation could arise for pilots
of Bombardier Challenger jets when trying to take off under certain
weight and pitch trim conditions, this week the National
Transportation Safety Board issued two recommendations to the FAA
Federal Aviation Administration to step up training methods and
operating guidelines for the aircraft.