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Second takeoff rating maintains the takeoff thrust in “certain high ambient temperature conditions.”
Rather than taking on the full conversion at one time, Nextant Aerospace is now offering a step-by-step process.
While ATC reform has received the most attention, the House and Senate reauthorization bills cover a range of issues of note to GA.
The service provides detailed weather information for every altitude between takeoff and landing.
Airborne Wireless Network seeks to create a "digital superhighway in the sky."
It will be a three-day show, held November 29 through December 1, the African Business Aviation Association said.
Plans more expansive coverage when its 215,300-sq-ft (20,000-sq-m) MRO hangar is completed later next year.
G600 departed Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport on a 1 hour 18 minute flight, during which it climbed to 51,000 feet and reached Mach 0.925.
Findings concluded that there was little awareness of workforce shortages within business aviation, particularly for pilots and maintenance technicians.
Upgrades include Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) approval for a weight increase on the Bell 407 cargo hook to 3,100 pounds from 2,646 pounds.