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FAA sleep apnoea rule to be processed accordingly
A US House of Representatives panel has approved legislation that would compel the FAA to follow established rulemaking processes before implementing a new requirement that some pilots be screened for obstructive sleep...
KTRK joins Avfuel network while extending offerings
Truckee Tahoe Airport (KTRK) has joined the Avfuel network to offer Avfuel Contract Fuel and AVTRIP points. Truckee Tahoe Airport has also expanded its service matrix to offer more aviation ground services than before.
AC Aviation Charter touches down in Vienna
Swiss-based AC Aviation Charter has opened a new office in Vienna, Austria. The new office will work closely with the existing office in Zurich, Switzerland. Three charter sales agents will be based in the new office.
Countdown for GX satellite launch starts
Provider of global mobile satellite communications services Inmarsat has confirmed the launch date for the first of its Global Xpress (GX) satellites, Inmarsat-5 F1 (I-5 F1).
Clay Lacy on straight course to FANS certification
Los Angeles, California-based Clay Lacy Aviation (CLA) has defined a clear path for certifying a Universal Avionics Future Air Navigation System (FANS) 1/A+, CPDLC, Link 2000+ and ADS-B solution for the Gulfstream IV and...
CEPA on steady crescendo despite recession
The fourth annual Central Europe Private Aviation (CEPA) Expo, held in Prague between 26 and 28 November, concluded with a record number of delegates making it the most successful event yet.
Starbase Jet takes Learjets online
Texas-based jet charter and aircraft management operator Starbase Jet has installed Aircell Gogo Biz inflight internet service on two of its Learjet 60 charter aircraft.
Elit’Avia takes IS-BAO accreditation to the next level
Ljubljana, Slovenia-based provider of business aircraft charter, management and operation services Elit’Avia has earned stage 3 IS-BAO accreditation from the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC).
Jet Aviation Teterboro further extends FAA approvals
Jet Aviation Teterboro has received a maintenance approval from the FAA for Gulfstream G650 aircraft.