I was distressed to learn today of the passing of a legend- prolific test pilot Peter James Collins, formerly of the United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force, died this August, 2016. 634 more words
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“When the annual EBACE business aviation show kicks of in Geneva on 24 May, Dassault’s new flagship business jet, the ultra-long-range Falcon 8X, will be just days away from its planned joint European Aviation Safety Agency (CS 25) and US Federal Aviation Administration (FAR 25) certification. 195 more words
• Order valued at $4.9 billion U.S. at list price.
• Expands long-term material service agreement and enhances MRO support.
At a special signing ceremony here today, Transportation Partners, the leasing arm of… 609 more words
On weddings and flight tests…
Flight tests are a bit like weddings. Everyone wants theirs to go perfectly, but sometimes problems or distractions, when successfully resolved, add richness to the experience. 375 more words