November 20, 2015 Medical reform inches closer; Cessna turboprop tease
Source: aopaNovember 20, 2015, issue of 'AOPA ePilot' weekly newsletter
Four years after jumping into the high-end pilot headset market, Sennheiser is jumping out entirely.
Source: aopaSennheiser exits pilot market
The official said that from now on the airlines will only need to go to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) for technical approvals before the import of aircraft. Airlines such as IndiGo have in the past found the ministry holding back its …
Source: bingAviation ministry scraps second approval for import of aircraft
A new ForeFlight component converts standard text weather briefings into a graphical format.
Source: aopaForeFlight rolls out graphical briefing
Kim Furst, the filmmaker who made “Flying the Feathered Edge: The Bob Hoover Project,” received a $20,000 Combs Gates Award.
Source: aopaBob Hoover film wins Combs Gates Award
Innova Aerospace officials announced several new initiatives, including a program to re-engine and modernize Beech King Air C90-series airplanes.
Source: aopaInnova Aerospace buys Sierra Industries and Sabreliner
“General aviation is a vital part of a transportation system operated for the public benefit. It provides thousands of job as it brings the advantage of the airplane to every community and virtually every citizen in the U.S,” said Mark …
Source: bingNational Aviation Organizations Commend Texas Governor for Declaring November ‘Aviation Appreciation Month’
… s GE Aviation has teamed up with helicopter maker Textron to produce an all-new turboprop aircraft and will supply a family of engines to the general aviation market. GE is targeting more than US$1 billion (AU$1.4 billion) in annual sales from engines …
Source: bingGE Aviation ties up with plane maker Textron to produce new turboprop aircraft
Certification of the long-anticipated HondaJet could be just days away with deliveries beginning before the end of the year.
Source: aopaHondaJet certification near
The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation has brought third class medical reform one step closer to reality.
Source: aopaCommittee passes Manchin amendment to Pilot's Bill of Rights 2