June 3, 2011, Washington, D.C. - Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Randy Babbitt announced today that the FAA will begin to impose civil penalties against people who point a laser into the cockpit of an aircraft.
May 26, 2011, Boise, Idaho - Aviation Specialties Unlimited (ASU) plans to offer NVG firefighting training to meet the growing demands of operators around the world.
May 19, 2011, Winnipeg - CCAA's 20th annual Forum & AGM will be taking place October 19 to 21, 2011 at the Radisson Hotel Winnipeg Downtown. The Forum continues to be one of the foremost events in Canadian aviation and aerospace.
May 3, 2011, Whitehorse - In a region dependent on reliable air transportation, a Yukon helicopter operator has become the "go to" guy for innovative transportation solutions.
April 19, 2011, Longueuil, Que. - Héroux-Devtek today announced that its 335 unionized employees at its Longueuil Landing Gear product line facility have voted in favour of a three-year collective agreement which extends through May 1, 2014. Workers involved are affiliated with the CAW-Quebec.
April 14, 2011, Madrid, Spain - The Indra-developed Pelican unmanned aircraft system (UAS) has received the special airworthiness certificate (CAEE) from the Spanish Ministry of Public Works body, State Aviation Safety Agency, to perform integration, test and demo flights.
March 22, 2011, Salisbury, U.K. - The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), in conjunction with industry partners, has introduced new technology designed to help helicopter pilots land more safely and efficiently in Afghanistan.
During a tour of a BCFS (BC Forest Service) helicopter fire suppression base, I introduced myself to the AME servicing a heavy helicopter.
Feb. 11, 2011, Bangalore, India - CAE officially inaugurated its new aerospace and defence complex in Bangalore today in the presence of representatives of India's airlines and defence forces, Canada's High Commission to India, as well as company executives and employees.
Feb. 7, 2011, Vancouver - Two widows whose husbands were killed in a British Columbia helicopter crash have won a court fight to add Transport Canada to the list of people and groups they claim are liable.
Oct. 19, 2010, Ottawa - Two decisions, that will have a profound effect on Canadian aviation for the foreseeable future, were released on 15 October by the Supreme Court of Canada. The issue in both cases, as summarized by the Honourable Chief Justice of Canada, was “which level of government has the final say on where airfields and aerodromes may be located”.
Sept. 15, 2010, Edmonton - A petition organized by citizens who want to keep Edmonton's municipal airport open has been deemed invalid.
August 19, 2010, Vancouver - Avcorp announced on Friday its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2010.
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