New Program Connects VLJ Owners And Pilots With Commercial
Jet-taxi service Linear Air has rolled out 'Linear Connect', a
program designed to connect Eclipse VLJ owners and pilots with
revenue from commercial operations through its FAA-approved charter
certificate and pilot training programs.
Forecast International Says Recession 'Killed Demand' For
In its new study titled “The Market for Light Commercial
Rotorcraft 2011-2020,” Forecast International projects that
light commercial helicopter manufacturers will ship just under
16,860 rotorcraft worth approximately $58.8 billion during the next
10 years. This forecast covers light commercial helicopters with
maximum gross weights under 15,000 pounds.
Legacy Manufacturer Continues with New Ownership and Development of Alternative Fuels
Rhett Ross is a veteran engine guy with an engineering background who became president of Teledyne Continental Motors in October, 2007. In the years since, he's weathered the shift to new ownership by China's AVIC International aerospace conglomerate, and looks forward to growing the company's sales and presence in Asia, as well as pioneering diesel and other alternative fuel technologies.