• 2017
  • On March 6, 2017, Rectrix Commercial Aviation Services announced that its Aerodrome Center located at L.G. Hanscom Field Airport in Bedford, Mass. (BED) is now an approved "gateway FBO" for general And corporate aviation flights to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Berry Aviation fleet includes the following aircraft (as of August 2016): The airline fleet previously included the following aircraft: 2 further Dornier 328-100 4 UH-72 Lakota Helicopters On October 4, 2017, four U.S. Army personnel and five Nigerien soldiers were killed and two more injured after being ambushed while assisting local forces in Southwest Niger. (wikipedia.org)
  • Starting on August 28, 2017 Berry Aviation conducted over fifty flights for Wings of Rescue and the Humane Society of the United States, carrying in over 100 tons of emergency supplies into the Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Maria zones and then flying over 4,500 pets who otherwise would have died to safety at no-kill animal shelters throughout the mainland United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • defense
  • Click to view more Aviation, Aerospace and Defense special topics. (aviationweek.com)
  • Daily analysis on technology advances impacting the global aviation, aerospace & defense industries. (aviationweek.com)
  • Your daily compilation of news, intelligence and analysis impacting the global aviation, aerospace & defense industries, from across the Aviation Week Network. (aviationweek.com)
  • For the past 20 years, Aviation Week has conducted the Workforce Study to answer some basic questions about the aerospace & defense (A&D) industry's ability to meet ever-changing customer requirements through the innovation, ingenuity and capability of its people. (aviationweek.com)
  • In this webinar, James Elliott, IFS director of MRO product line, Aviation & Defense business unit, details the key strategic considerations third-party MRO service providers must embrace in order to remain competitive with Tier 1 OEMs and safeguard their stake in this rapidly-expanding market. (aviationweek.com)
  • Pilots
  • After World War II, especially in North America, there was a boom in general aviation, both private and commercial, as thousands of pilots were released from military service and many inexpensive war-surplus transport and training aircraft became available. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Intrepid Aviation Company also supplied aircraft, pilots studio facilities and consultancy services to the film industry for over 80 productions including Steven Spielberg's Band of Brothers. (wikipedia.org)
  • repair and overhaul
  • In October 2005 Jet Aviation was acquired by the Permira Funds, which marked the end of 38 years of family entrepreneurship and in March 2006, the company, under new ownership, announced the acquisition of St. Louis, Missouri-based Midcoast Aviation, one of the leading maintenance, repair and overhaul, modifications and completions companies in North America. (wikipedia.org)
  • operate
  • Aviation Ordnancemen (AO) operate and handle aviation ordnance equipment. (navy.mil)
  • Aviation Support Equipment Technicians (AS) operate, maintain, repair and test automotive electrical systems in ground equipment, gasoline and diesel systems, and associated automotive, hydraulic and pneumatic systems. (navy.mil)
  • Formed by Brendan and Allison Walsh to manage and operate David Gilmour's rapidly expanding collection of vintage aircraft, The Intrepid Aviation Company went on to be a major player in the airshow business staging the Thurrock and North Weald airshows in addition to providing aircraft to perform at airshows around Europe during the 1990s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following the closure of Intrepid Aviation, Brendan and Allison Walsh Moved to the Isle of Mull on Scotland's West Coast and operate the Glenforsa Hotel and Airfield. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Spring 2008, Jet Aviation and Beijing-based Deer Air, signed a joint venture to operate a FBO and line maintenance facility at Beijing's Capital International Airport. (wikipedia.org)
  • As part of General Dynamics, Jet Aviation will operate as an independent business unit within the General Dynamics Aerospace Group to continue with its successful business model. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2004 Pearl Aviation was awarded a ten-year contract to operate four Beechcraft Super King Airs configured as air ambulances for the Northern Territory Aerial Medical Service, after losing a similar Ambulance Service of New South Wales contract to the Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia the previous year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Week
  • The Aug. 20 edition of Aviation Week & Space Technology features congressional editor Jen DiMascio's analysis of whether the selection of fiscal. (aviationweek.com)
  • Companies
  • Omni was incorporated in Portugal in 1988 and has developed from a single-contract, single-client seasonal provider to a group of 11 companies and a key player in the national aviation sector, involving a staff complement of 400 personnel and an annual turnover of 90 million euros. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • access-date= (help) "Raytheon lands 50-plane order, maybe more, from Executive Jet, Inc". General Aviation News. (wikipedia.org)
  • naval
  • Aviation Boatswain's Mates (AB) play a major part in launching and recovering naval aircraft quickly and safely from land or ships. (navy.mil)
  • The word aviation was coined by French writer and former naval officer Gabriel La Landelle in 1863, from the verb avier (synonymous flying), itself derived from the Latin word avis ("bird") and the suffix -ation. (wikipedia.org)
  • global aviation
  • The C919, China's first large-frame civilian jetliner, takes to the skies for a test flight as the country looks to break into the global aviation market. (france24.com)
  • made
  • During the 1920s and 1930s great progress was made in the field of aviation, including the first transatlantic flight of Alcock and Brown in 1919, Charles Lindbergh's solo transatlantic flight in 1927, and Charles Kingsford Smith's transpacific flight the following year. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Aviation is a classic cocktail made with gin, maraschino liqueur, crème de violette, and lemon juice. (wikipedia.org)
  • In January 2002, Huffman Aviation again made headlines when the local paper sent a reporter onto its property, who managed to casually move between airplane cockpits, fuel tanks and other "safety concerns" without anybody noticing or stopping him. (wikipedia.org)
  • International
  • On 28 November 2009, an Avient Aviation McDonnell Douglas MD-11F crashed during its take-off roll at Shanghai Pudong International Airport, resulting the death of three persons on board and the aircraft being written off. (wikipedia.org)
  • Model Aviation is considered to be the voice of the AMA and features editorial content, product reviews, how-to articles and coverage of major national and international aeromodeling events. (wikipedia.org)
  • modern
  • The modern age of aviation began with the first untethered human lighter-than-air flight on November 21, 1783, of a hot air balloon designed by the Montgolfier brothers. (wikipedia.org)
  • head
  • The Aviation was created by Hugo Ensslin, head bartender at the Hotel Wallick in New York, in the early twentieth century. (wikipedia.org)