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  • Hawker Beechcraft breaks off talks with Chinese buyer, dumps Hawker product line


    Hawker Beechcraft announced on Thursday that it has broken off talks with a possible Chinese buyer and will seek to dispose of the Hawker jet line as it...


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  • IN FOCUS: Business aviation OEMs prepare for a delayed recovery


    Bombardier's Learjet factory complex in Wichita's southwest quarter is growing - in size, if not yet in output....


  • IN FOCUS: Dynamic Aviation prepares for life after wartime


    US military requirements may have driven growth in its special-mission modifications during the past decade, but...


  • Military aircraft crashes into building killing 7 in Ecuador


    <P>A military aircraft crashed into a building in the Ecuadorean capital Quito, killing at least seven people. The...


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  • IN FOCUS: Business aviation OEMs prepare for a delayed recovery

    News | 26 Oct 2012 12:00 | Stephen Trimble

    Bombardier's Learjet factory complex in Wichita's southwest quarter is growing - in size, if not yet in output. Production of Learjet's super-light category...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Business-aviation-OEMs-prepare-for-a-delayed-recovery-377900/
  • Hawker Beechcraft breaks off talks with Chinese buyer, dumps Hawker product line

    News | 18 Oct 2012 15:39 | Stephen Trimble

    Hawker Beechcraft announced on Thursday that it has broken off talks with a possible Chinese buyer and will seek to dispose of the Hawker jet line as it...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hawker-Beechcraft-breaks-off-talks-with-Chinese-buyer-dumps-Hawker-product-line-377809/
  • IN FOCUS: Dynamic Aviation prepares for life after wartime

    News | 25 Jun 2012 00:00 | John Croft

    US military requirements may have driven growth in its special-mission modifications during the past decade, but Dynamic Aviation is confident slashed defence spending can be compensated by commercial businesshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Dynamic-Aviation-prepares-for-life-after-wartime-373105/
  • Military aircraft crashes into building killing 7 in Ecuador

    News | 20 Mar 2009 09:26 | Barbara Cockburn

    <P>A military aircraft crashed into a building in the Ecuadorean capital Quito, killing at least seven people. The aircraft was on a training exercise when it slammed into the side of a four-floor building at about 1720 local time (2220 GMT) on Thursday 19 March.</P> <P><A href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/7954173.stm">News&nbsp;reports</A> say that soldiers and civilians&nbsp;aboard&nbsp;the aircraft, a <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/landingpage/king%20air%20200.html">Beech&nbsp;Aircraft&nbsp;Corporation King Air 200,</A> among the dead and two people on the ground were killed.</P> <P>The&nbsp;aircraft, built in 1981 and&nbsp;owned by the Ecaudorian army, crashed in thick fog with smoke billowing from the building in a populated wealthy district in the north of the capital. </P> <P>&nbsp;</P>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Military-aircraft-crashes-into-building-killing-7-in-Ecuador-324126/
  • Pinnacle eyes 2009 profits for Colgan

    News | 06 Nov 2008 22:38 | Lori Ranson

    <p>A turnaround plan developed by Pinnacle Airlines Corp for its Colgan Airways subsidiary should carry Colgan into profitability next year.</p><p>Pinnacle...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pinnacle-eyes-2009-profits-for-Colgan-318528/
  • SA2008: Australia's Rex calls on govt to let foreign pilots in

    News | 21 Feb 2008 06:30 | Leithen Francis

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Regional Express (Rex) is lobbying the Australian Government to make it easier for foreign pilots to migrate to <st1:country-region u1:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on">Australia</st1:place></st1:country-region> in an effort to overcome the country’s shortage of qualified commercial pilots.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>“Traditionally <st1:country-region u1:st="on">Australia</st1:country-region> produces 500 pilots a year but we anticipate that over the next 18 months <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:country-region u1:st="on">Australia</st1:country-region></st1:place> will need” 2,000 new pilots, Rex <span class=GramE><span class=grame>chairman</span></span> Lim Kim <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Hai</span></span> told <i style='mso-bidi-font-style:normal'>ATI </i>athttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SA2008-Australias-Rex-calls-on-govt-to-let-foreign-pilots-in-307445/