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Tronos fire-fighting aircraft joins U.S. Forestry Service
Sept. 30, 2011, Summerside, P.E.I. - An independent aviation company based in Atlantic Canada has developed the first new 3,000-gallon capacity fire-fighting airtanker to enter service with the U.S. Forestry Service since the early 1980s.
Elliott Aviation bringing entire headquarters to NBAA
Sept. 30, 2011, Moline, Ill. - Elliott Aviation today announced the business aviation services company will transport its entire Quad City International Airport (MLI) headquarters facility from Moline, Ill. to Las Vegas for the National Business Aviation Association’s 64th Annual Meeting & Convention (NBAA2011). Sort of.
USDA announces new aviation biofuels projects
Sept. 30, 2011, Seattle, Wa. - At the Seattle-Tacoma Airport on Wednesday, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced five major agricultural research projects “aimed at developing regional, renewable energy markets, generating rural jobs, and decreasing America’s dependence on foreign oil.”
MacKay scorned by New Democrats for Challenger use
Sept. 30, 2011, Ottawa - The New Democrats are calling on the Harper government to clip Peter MacKay's wings.
Taylor captures Elsie MacGill Northern Lights Award
Sept. 30, 2011, Toronto - Roberta Taylor was the daughter of two pilots, and on her way to becoming a frequent flyer around the time she was learning how to walk.
CAE to initiate pilot training for Airbus, Boeing
Sept. 29, 2011, Montreal - CAE today announced that it is initiating commercial pilot training operations for the Airbus A320, Boeing 737NG and Boeing 737 Classic aircraft types at Prague-Ruzyne Airport in the Czech Republic.
Finnair cuts staff to help reign in costs
Sept. 29, 2011, Helsinki, Finland - Finnair said Thursday it will lay off 155 more workers as it streamlines operations to cut costs and retain its competitive edge.
Emirates and WestJet announce new partnership
Sept. 29, 2011, Toronto - Emirates and WestJet today announced the launch of an interline agreement that offers passengers expanded global air travel, via two internationally admired airlines – with one easy itinerary.
Luxair confirmed as Q400 purchaser
Sept. 29, 2011, Toronto - Bombardier Aerospace confirmed today that a firm order for four Q400 NextGen high-speed turboprop airliners, which was announced on August 16, 2011, was placed by Luxair, the national airline of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
American, Qantas to coordinate trans-Pacific flights
Sept. 29, 2011, Sydney, Australia - Australia's competition regulator has approved a proposal that would allow Qantas Airways and American Airlines to more closely co-ordinate services on trans-Pacific flights.