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Air Canada to Launch Seasonal Flights from Toronto to Mont-Tremblant, Quebec

Air Canada to Launch Seasonal Flights from Toronto to Mont-Tremblant, Quebec

Barry Wolf joins SterlingRisk Aviation Division as Executive Vice President

WOODBURY, N.Y. -- SterlingRisk, a leading national insurance brokerage, announces Barry Wolf has joined the organization as Executive Vice President (EVP). Mr. Wolf will be responsible for developing our ...

Drone Aviation Expands Government Distribution With GSA Listing Through Prime Contractor Ads

Drone Aviation Holding Corp. , a developer of specialized lighter-than-air aerostats and tethered drones, today announced that the Blimp in a Box® aerostat system and the Winch Tethered Small Platform ...

Global Aviation And Transportation Expert Joins Heidrick & Struggles

CHICAGO, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq:HSII), a premier provider of Executive Search, Leadership Consulting and Culture Shaping services worldwide, enhanced its  expertise ...

Avidyne Extends Relationship With Duncan Aviation

Becomes Exclusive Worldwide Repair Center For EX500 Display Systems Avidyne has extended their repair service agreement with Duncan Aviation of Lincoln, Nebraska, to include Avidyne’s EX500 series of multi-function displays (MFD). Duncan Aviation will now be the exclusive provider of repair services for Avidyne customers that are using the EX500, as well as its first-generation Flight Situation ...

Icelandic airline to launch Dublin-Reykjavik route

Icelandic carrier WOW air is to launch a new year-round Dublin-Reykjavik service from next summer.

Husband Dies Due to a Heart Attack on a Airplane

The Doctors are joined by a woman who says her husband's life could have been saved if flight attendants had used a readily available tool onboard the flight. Find out what it is, and how it can potentially save lives.

NASA to Drop Former Marine Helicopter to Test New Airframe Design

NASA engineers will purposely crash a retired U.S. Marine helicopter, retrofitted with various composite subfloors, to see how well an airframe of that material would protect anyone inside the cabin. According to the space exploration agency there is growing interest in carbon airframes, but not a lot of safety testing has been done on a full-scale level to determine its crashworthiness ...

MacDill AFB elementary school will expand to K-8

TAMPA — Next school year, the public school on MacDill Air Force Base — currently open to students in kindergarten through fifth grade — will serve middle-schoolers, too.

Helicopter Still Missing In Burma, Rescuers Say, Denying Crash Report

RANGOON - Rescue officials say a Thai helicopter that lost contact with ground control in the search for two mountaineers in northern Burma still has not been found, refuting some news reports that indicated the chopper had been found crashed.

Tinker expansion gets thumbs-up as MacDill charter idea becomes a memory in Hillsborough

The plan for a charter school at MacDill Air Force Base wasn’t just put to rest at Tuesday’s Hillsborough County School Board meeting: It was stomped on with boots.

Lufthansa loses court case over male pilots' headwear

Berlin (AFP) - German airline Lufthansa, which faced a pilots' strike Tuesday, suffered a fresh setback when it lost a labour dispute over whether pilots should have to wear their caps.

Military helicopter clips coast guard ship antenna off Nova Scotia

SHAW ISLAND, N.S. - A Griffon military helicopter clipped the antenna of a coast guard ship during an exercise off Nova Scotia, forcing it to make a precautionary landing on the front lawn of a summer home.

No mandatory retirement age, but pilots must pass FAA review every 2 years

The death of an 80-year-old pilot in the crash of a private plane in Kendall County may have some people wondering: Is there an age limit on pilots' licenses?

Helicopter clips antenna of Coast Guard ship

SHAW ISLAND, N.S. – A Griffon military helicopter clipped the antenna of a coast guard ship during an exercise off Nova Scotia, forcing it to make a precautionary landing on the front lawn of a summer home. Maj. Martell Thompson of the Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centre in Halifax says the chopper’s main rotor struck a Read the Rest of the Entry

NASA to conduct helicopter crash test at Langley

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — NASA engineers on Wednesday will crash a former military helicopter that's been retrofitted with various composite subfloors to see how the material affects the likelihood of injuries.

Four charged with stealing Army helicopter training software

Four alleged members of an international computer hacking ring face charges in the U.S. of breaking into the computer networks of the U.S. Army and several tech companies and stealing several software packages, including programs used to train Army helicopter pilots. The alleged thefts included software and data related to the Xbox One gaming console, the Xbox Live online gaming service and ...

Deadly Blunder? Iraq Pilots Gave Food, Ammunition to ISIS

Iraqi military pilots mistakenly gave food, water and ammunition to enemy ISIS militants instead of their own soldiers, a senior official said.

Air France resumes flights after pilots call off strike

Air France is gradually resuming its normal flight schedule today, following the end of a two-week pilot union strike

Penton's Aviation Week To Hold MRO Europe Conference & Exhibition, October 7-9, 2014 in Madrid

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton's Aviation Week , the largest multimedia information and services provider to the global aviation, aerospace and defense industries, will hold its 17 th ...

New Zealand woman: Airplane dumped human waste on home

Ben Hooper AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- A New Zealand woman said she awoke recently to discover her home and car had been covered in what she believes to be human feces from an airplane.

Discovery Air Announces Proposal to Amend the Terms of its 8.375% Convertible Unsecured Subordinated Debentures due ...

Discovery Air Announces Proposal to Amend the Terms of its 8.375% Convertible Unsecured Subordinated Debentures due June 30, 2016

Lufthansa pilots' strike grounds around 20,000 passengers

Frankfurt (AFP) - A new walkout by Lufthansa pilots on Tuesday forced the cancellation of 50 flights in Frankfurt, Germany's busiest airport, affecting roughly 20,000 passengers, the airline said.

Lufthansa pilots' 15-hour strike affects 9,000 travellers

Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) pilots threatened further strike action on Tuesday as they began a 15 hour walkout at Frankfurt airport in a row with management over retirement benefits that stretches back two years. The pilots, represented by union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC), are striking from 0600 (7 a.m. BST) to 2100 GMT (10 p.m. BST) on long-haul routes from Frankfurt, Europe's third-largest airport and ...

Lufthansa pilots' 15-hour strike affects 9,000 travelers

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Lufthansa pilots threatened further strike action on Tuesday as they began a 15 hour walkout at Frankfurt airport in a row with management over retirement benefits that stretches back two years. The pilots, represented by union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC), are striking from 0600 to 1700 ET on long-haul routes from Frankfurt, Europe's third-largest airport and Lufthansa's main ...

Tetra Financial Group Funds Aircraft Lease for Minnesota-Based Air Charter Firm

Utah-Based Equipment Leasing Firm Continues Its Commitment to Providing Financing to the Aviation Industry with Aircraft Lease for Air Charter Firm Based in Minnesota. (PRWeb September 30, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12210573.htm

Lufthansa long-haul pilots start 15-hour strike

BERLIN (AP) — Pilots on Lufthansa's long-haul fleet have started a 15-hour walkout at the airline's main Frankfurt hub in a festering contract dispute.

Missing Thai helicopter crashes in Myanmar

A Thai rescue helicopter has crashed in Myanmar's northern Kachin state, authorities said. The army and regional police were trying to access the crash site, reported Xinhua Tuesday. The helicopter ...

Key West Seaplanes® TripAdvisor Congratulations Received For Reviews

Key West Seaplanes® has received congratulations from TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel website. The air charter service based in Key West and flying to the entire state of Florida, The Keys, all Bahamas and Caribbean has been congratulated again as the travel community continues to post positive reviews. (PRWeb September 29, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Key ...

Europe Starts Losing Patience With Striking Airline Pilots

Have airline pilot unions condemned Lufthansa and Air France to a long and agonizing decline? Or could the unions themselves be headed for a hard landing?

Group withdraws MacDill charter school application

TAMPA — The Hillsborough County School Board will no longer consider opening a charter school on MacDill Air Force base next school year.

FAA reviews security after Chicago air traffic center fire

Washington (AFP) - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced Monday a nationwide security review, three days after a fire at a key Chicago air traffic facility led to ongoing travel chaos.

U.S. FAA says reviewing contingency plans, security polices after fire

By Alwyn Scott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. aviation safety agency's top official said on Monday he ordered a review of all U.S. air traffic control contingency plans and security policies following a fire on Friday that crippled air travel over much of the U.S. Midwest. Speaking at an industry conference, Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta said the agency will not ...

Electrical wiring suspected in airplane incident

A team of investigators from the Transportation Safety Board of Canada suspects that a tangled electrical wiring harness may have prevented the landing gear from working properly in the Air Creebec flight that did an emergency landing in Timmins on Friday.

MacDill charter school group withdraws its bid

TAMPA — Plans have been scrubbed to build a charter school at MacDill Air Force Base, a leader of the charter group told the Hillsborough County school district Monday.

Flights canceled at O'Hare; delays at Midway after FAA fire

The ripple effects of Friday's total shutdown continued to be felt in Chicago, though the situation had drastically improved as of Monday morning.

Lufthansa pilots turn up heat with more strikes

Frankfurt (AFP) - Lufthansa pilots turned up the pressure on management in a dispute over early retirement provisions Monday by calling a fourth day of walkouts, the latest challenge to cost-cutting at Europe's older airlines.

Lufthansa pilots strike to ground long-haul flights

German airline Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) has been forced to cancel 50 long-haul flights to and from Frankfurt after its pilots called a strike for Tuesday in a dispute over their early retirement scheme. The Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) trade union, representing about 5,400 Lufthansa pilots, wants the airline to maintain a scheme that allows pilots to retire early at the age of 55 and still receive up to ...

Flights still canceled at Chicago O'Hare

Two days after a fire at an air-traffic control center crippled Chicago's air service, hundreds of flights were cancelled Sunday, reports USA Today.

Flights in Chicago Slowly Return to Normal After Control Center Fire

More than 2,000 cancelled flights and delays

'Space Bubbles' May Have Doomed Key Afghan War Mission

A Chinook helicopter carrying U.S. Michael Kelly, a researcher at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab (APL), in Laurel, Maryland, started to put the pieces together after reading a journalist's account of the Battle of Takur Ghar. Since the plasma in this part of the atmosphere is less dense, it rises and burrows into the denser plasma above. This causes giant bubbles of charged ...

Airplane mode no longer needed on European flights

If you've ever been annoyed at having to turn your smartphone off during a flight, rejoice! The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has just announced that it will now allow airlines to permit the use of mobile phones though out the flight. Before this announcement you would have to either turn off your device or put it into Airplane Mode. Recent relaxations in the policy meant you would only ...

Bombardier Sets 18th Safety Standdown USA

Aviation Professionals To Gather In Wichita October 6-9 Aviation professionals are invited to attend the 18th annual Bombardier Safety Standdown USA. This year's activities focus on reducing distraction through the use of proven attention control techniques. The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Wichita Hotel in KS October 6-9, 2014.

Helicopter Flight Training Center To Add Frasca 407 FTD

Level 7 Flight Training Device Will Allow For NVG Training The simulator bays are humming at the Helicopter Flight Training Center and soon more opportunities will take flight with the addition of a new Flight Training Device (FTD).

Canceled Flights May Last for Days Because of Sabotage

Passengers wait for flights at O'Hare International in Chicago on Sept. 26, 2014., Close Passengers wait for flights at O'Hare International in Chicago on Sept. 26, 2014.,

Air France pilots end record strike

Paris (AFP) - Air France's main pilots' union on Sunday ended the longest strike in the carrier's history to allow "calmer" talks to go ahead over the contentious issue of the airline's low-cost subsidiary Transavia.

Thai rescue helicopter missing in Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A rescue helicopter from Thailand has lost contact with ground control during a search for two climbers who scaled Southeast Asia's highest peak a month ago, officials said Sunday.

2,000 flights canceled: Airlines still recovering from Chicago fire (+video)

A fire set by a disturbed employee at an air traffic control center halted all traffic in and out of O'Hare and Midway airports Friday.

Another 600 Flights Canceled At O'Hare Airport

More than 600 more flights were canceled Saturday morning at Chicago's two major airports -- O'Hare and Midway -- as travel delays continued in the wake of an arson fire Friday that shut down an air-traffic control center serving Chicago, according to media reports.

Airplane banner begs Ronaldo to return to United

VILLARREAL, Spain (AP) An airplane flew a banner during Real Madrid's away match in the Spanish league on Saturday asking Cristiano Ronaldo to return to Manchester United.
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