AgustaWestland AW-109SP GrandNew

AgustaWestland AW-109SP GrandNew The GrandNew is the next generation of the proven Grand platform, with a new digital glass-cockpit and a composite material fuselage. The Chelton FlightLogic Synthetic Vision EFIS and a new 4-axis digital duplex autopilot provide the pilots with situational awareness and flight management capabilities never achieved before Read more…

Bombardier Global 7000 and 8000

Bombardier proudly announced it’s new Global series aircraft the Global 8000 and 7000 at this years NBAA (National Business Aircraft Association) convention. I was a little disappointed to learn that rather than a clean sheet new aircraft design Bombardier’s answer to the challenge from Gulfstream’s the G650 was simply a Read more…

Posting of FAA Safety Alert

Explicit Runway Crossing Procedure Change · Beginning June 30, 2010, controllers will be required to issue explicit instructions to cross or hold short of each runway that intersects a taxi route. · “Taxi to” will no longer be used when issuing taxi instructions to an assigned take-off runway. · Instructions Read more…