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Page 2 of Aerospace and Aviation News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



Thin Film Coating Witness Samples Now Being Stocked by Lattice Materials

BOZEMAN, Mont. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In response to growing demand for rapid delivery and competitive pricing, Lattice Materials recently started stocking thin film coating witness samples for its customers. The program takes the burden and expense of inventory off the company’s customers and improves their experience with Lattice.

ACANA Plays Major Role in Shaping DOT Policy

BOSTON, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Recently, the Department of Transportation (DOT) issued the most significant policy change concerning the air charter brokerage industry since 2004. The Air Charter Association of North America (ACANA), in keeping with its mission to protect the business interests of members and to foster a compliance disposition relative to the various regulatory agencies, played a pivotal role in shaping this recent policy shift.

Embvue Product Launch – Prodigy: The Complete AFDX Network Deployment Tool Suite

MONTREAL, Canada (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Embvue Inc., a leading developer and provider of embedded software and systems engineering services and certifiable network products for both mission and safety-critical systems, has today officially launched its latest product – Prodigy. Prodigy is a scalable and configurable network integration tool suite that allows users to greatly simplify the deployment of AFDX, or other deterministic Ethernet, networks.

New Satellite Broadband Services for Military Personnel and Defense Contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan

WARSAW, Poland (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — TS2 Satellite Technologies company is introducing new satellite link products to the international market. These types of telecommunication products are mainly used by the companies that execute contracts in the Middle East and Asia, as well as by soldiers that are stationed in Iraq and Afghanistan.

ACANA Endorses NBAA Publication of Best Practices for Air Charter Brokering

BOSTON, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Air Charter Association of North America (ACANA) has formally endorsed the recent National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) publication: NBAA Best Practices for Air Charter Brokering. This publication provides confirmation that the NBAA recognizes the value that brokers bring to the business aviation community ACANA wishes to acknowledge this industry milestone and stands behind the movement for setting high standards for the brokering community.

Announcing formation of Bio Jet Fuel World Industry Trade Group – World Biojet Alliance

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Mitch Hawkins, CEO of JatrophaBioJet Corporation announced today founding of the World Biojet Alliance, a worldwide industry non-profit trade group to serve the needs of the rapidly forming Bio Jet Fuel sector. Mr. Hawkins, who will serve as Chairman of the Board of Governors, stated ‘The World Biojet Alliance will be an independent and impartial global organization founded to promote, conduct research, coordinate communications and provide innovative solutions for advanced biofuels used in aviation.’

Precision Aerospace Components to Distribute High Tech Locking Washer

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Precision Aerospace Components, Inc. (OTCBB:PAOS / PAOS.ob) has, through its subsidiary Tiger-Tight Corp., obtained the exclusive rights for the United States and Canada to distribute the full line of a proprietary locking washers to be produced by ESK Ceramics, of Germany, a subsidiary of Ceradyne Corp. (CRDN).

Mather Aviation Opens New Maintenance Facility in Van Nuys Despite Economic Downturn

VAN NUYS, Calif., June 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In spite of the economy’s effect on General and Business Aviation, Mather Aviation opened a new facility in Van Nuys, California (KVNY) on June 1, 2009, Mather Aviation announced today. This facility is Mather Aviation’s first location in Southern California and brings the total number of locations to four.

Accurate Boarding Passes and Reducing Lost Luggage is Easy When Using VidTroniX Printers

AUBURN, Maine, June 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Airline Industry spends millions in locating and delivering misplaced luggage to their patrons. VidTroniX is now offering a solution that will cost a fraction of what the airlines are currently spending. Two new cleaning cards for the VidTroniX ATP Series and MAP Thermal Printers used to print bag tags and boarding passes are being launched today through KICTeam, the world leader in the manufacture of cleaning cards.

Columbus Regional Airport Authority Enhances Emergency Communications

COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Columbus Regional Airport Authority (CRAA) announced today it will use Westerville-based Leader Technologies’ patented Leader Alert(R) system to enhance airport security and make possible the simultaneous alerting of all key personnel in case of an emergency.

DaveCo Awarded the Lockheed Martin Gold Supplier Trophy

GARLAND, Texas, May 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — DaveCo Industries recently received their second supplier award from Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control. After initially being inducted into Preferred Supplier Program in 2003 at Silver status, Lockheed now recognizes DaveCo as a Gold status Preferred Supplier. Representatives from Lockheed visited DaveCo’s facilities in Garland, TX and presented the award to the entire company.

Air Charter Association of North America Adopts Safety and Quality Assurance Program

BOSTON, Mass., May 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Air Charter Association of North America (ACANA), a non-profit organization dedicated to recognizing and promoting the highest standards of ethics, integrity and professionalism in the air charter industry has announced that ACANA members now have the ability to utilize Wyvern/PASS.

SATSair’s Air Cab Service Posts Significant Growth in 2007

GREENVILLE, S.C., May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — SATSair, a provider of on-demand air cab services, is pleased to announce that the 2007 fiscal year which finished strong and marked significant growth and achievement for the company, continues in the 1Q 2008.

Seaweed Systems, Inc., and Curtiss-Wright Partner on OpenGL Graphics Solutions for Rugged, Mil Aero Platforms

BURLINGTON, Mass. – Oct. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Seaweed Systems, Inc., the leading developer and supplier of OpenGL(R) and X Window System embedded graphics solutions for embedded markets, announced today that it has partnered with Curtiss-Wright Controls Embedded Computing, a leading designer and manufacturer of rugged deployed commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) VME, VPX and CompactPCI products for the aerospace and defense market.

DaveCo Achieves AS9100 Certification

GARLAND, Texas – Oct. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — DaveCo Industries recently demonstrated its commitment to quality and continuous improvement by achieving certification to AS9100, which has been adopted as the quality standard for the Aerospace Industry. Shortly after the recent certification audit of DaveCo’s management system and processes, the company received an audit score of 98.3. DaveCo is now officially certified to AS9100 and ISO 9001:2000.

Heli-Support Awarded Certification for Factory Overhaul of Turbomeca Arriel 1

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – July 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Heli-Support, a leading helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul facility, today announced they have been awarded full factory approval for overhaul and repair of one of the most popular helicopter engines in use today, the Turbomeca Arriel 1. The certification is without limitations, and covers the Arriel 1, 1B, 1D and 1D-1, and will soon be followed by all additional Arriel 1 variants.

North Carolina Pilot Lands At All 109 NC Public Airports… In One Day!

GOLD HILL, N.C. – July 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Hangar talk. That’s where it all started. Ron Schreck (61) of Gold Hill, North Carolina took it just a bit further. Schreck lifted off from Gold Hill Airpark in his home built airplane and after 19 hours and 51 minutes he had touched down at all 109 public use airports in the state. ‘I suppose a few pilots have landed at all of those airports, but I know of no one who has done it in one day,’ said Schreck after completing the record breaking flight.

Air Charter Professionals Form Organization to Promote Ethical Practices

BOSTON, Mass. – June 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A non-profit organization dedicated to recognizing and promoting the highest standards of ethics, integrity and professionalism in the air charter industry has been formed by principals from several of the most well established and successful air charter companies in North America. With combined revenues in the hundreds of millions of dollars annually, the Air Charter Association of North America (ACANA) represents a significant presence in the aviation marketplace.

Curtiss-Wright Partners with Seaweed to Bring High Performance OpenGL Graphics to Rugged, Deployed Defense and Aerospace Platforms

BURLINGTON, Mass. – May 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Seaweed Systems, Inc., the leading developer and supplier of OpenGL(R) and X Window System embedded graphics solutions for safety-related embedded markets, today announced that it will partner with Curtiss-Wright Controls (NYSE: CW) Embedded Computing, a leading designer and manufacturer of rugged deployed commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) VME, VPX and CompactPCI products.

Jet Repair Anywhere Inc. Announces On-Site ‘Maintenance Facility’ Audit Service as Next Level of Safety and Compliance Assurance

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Jan. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — As promised at the NBAA 2006 Orlando Florida convention, Jet Repair Anywhere has commenced the scheduling of On-site Audits for FAA Repair Stations and maintenance facilities. Subscribers to Jet Repair Anywhere can view both the paper audit and the On-site Audit documents via Jet Repair Anywhere’s web site.

Earthjet Introduces Their New Air Taxi Jet

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Oct. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Microjets or VLJ’s may be suitable for private pilot use, but a ubiquitous air taxi operation requires a different aircraft. Earthjet is guiding the development of a purpose-designed jet which will deliver safe, comfortable, reliable and affordable air taxi service.

Earthjet Air Taxi Business Offers Unique Opportunity for Pilots

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Oct. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — For the most part, pilots have been relegated to employee status working for the airlines, air charter and fractional ownership companies. Earthjet views the pilot as a fundamental key to the success of any air service business, and is offering the pilot the opportunity to own the business as well as fly the plane.

New Company Uses Internet to Connect Operators With Maintenance Facilities

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Sept. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Jet Repair Anywhere has announced plans to launch its new Internet based company during the upcoming 59th NBAA Convention in Orlando, FL., October 17-19, 2006.

New York’s Long Island K-9 Service Maintains Security with Canine Teams Trained for Liquid Explosives

NEW YORK, NY – Aug. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Officer James Greco, a law enforcement officer and founder of Long Island K-9 Service (www.lik-9.com), is reaching out to many major airlines and providing law enforcement explosive detection canine teams to all airlines to detect the new ‘Liquid Explosives’ that were utilized by terrorists in their recent attempt to blow up airplanes while in flight.

Seaweed Systems to Distribute NVIDIA Graphics Devices in Aerospace and Defense Markets

ORLANDO, FL – May 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Seaweed Systems, Inc., the leading developer and supplier of OpenGL(R) and X Window System embedded graphics solutions for safety-related embedded markets, announced today at the Wind River Worldwide User Conference in Orlando, FL that it will be fully supporting the use of NVIDIA graphics devices in the aerospace and defense market.

San Diego Business Executive and Pilatus Help Recreate History with Ecuador III – The Spirit of Goodwill

SAN DIEGO, CA – Mar. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — At 8:30 a.m. today, two Pilatus PC-12s will depart Lindbergh Field on a goodwill mission to Quito, Ecuador. The flight is scheduled to touch down in Quito on March 31, exactly 75 years later to the day that the first such flight was made in a 1931 Ryan Brougham piloted by Theodore Gildred, Sr. – who stayed in Ecuador following his epic journey to establish that country’s first air mail service.

Aviation Services Provider Achieves International Authorization

MENA, AR – Feb. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Rose Aircraft Services, Inc. has received EASA approval for its existing repair station certificate. Rose Aircraft Services, Inc. is a full service Aircraft Avionics, Maintenance and Interior and Exterior Refurbishment Services Provider, located in Mena, Arkansas since 1964.

Top Selling Corporate Aircraft Manufacturer Sights in on Fuel Efficency

ORLANDO, FL – Nov. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — This week at the 58th annual National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA) annual convention, Pilatus Business Aircraft will be touting fuel efficiency as a key selling feature of its legendary 9-passenger, 300 mph turboprop. At a show where speed, range and interior accoutrements are the typical marketing hot buttons for buyers, this marks a unique and timely approach for the Swiss manufacturer. The Pilatus PC-12 is the number one selling turbine-powered business airplane in the world.

Schuur Metals Inc. Announced Today that the Company Supplied the Special Temper Copper for the ‘Impactor’ on the ‘Deep Impact’ Spacecraft

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. – June 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The special temper copper for the ‘Impactor’ on the ‘Deep Impact’ spacecraft was supplied by Schuur Metals Inc. (www.schuurmetals.com) in San Clemente, California. The Impactor on the Deep Impact vehicle is scheduled to collide with Comet Tempel 1 80 million miles from Earth on July the 4th, 2005. The Impactor and the Tempel 1 will collide at a relative speed 23,000 mph and will impact at a force of 4 1/2 tons of TNT.

Federal Aviation Administration Recognizes Aviation Service Provider Capabilities

MENA, AR /Send2Press Newswire/ — Rose Aircraft Services, Inc. (www.roseaircraft.com) has received FAA approval to add new airframe and power plant ratings to its existing repair station certificate.