Pentastar Aviation, a fixed-base operator (FBO) and maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO)specialist in Waterford, Mich., has developed an articulating yoke mount for business jets and othergeneral aviation cockpits that accommodates the Apple iPadelectronic flight bag (EFB).
The UVair FBO NetworkSM, an alliance between EPIC™ and UVair® Fuel Program, has added six new member FBOs bringing the total number of FBOs in the network to 11.
Significant changes are on the horizon that will affect pilots flying instrument departures and arrivals, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) reported. Pilots unfamiliar with the changes could be faced with separation losses, pilot deviations and potentially tense moments in the cockpit.
Banyan Air Service, based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, has added the Bombardier Challenger CL- 601-1A/3A/3R and CL-604 to its FAA Part 145 Repair Station as well as to its EASA certification and Brazil, Argentina and Venezuela approvals.
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Pentastar Aviation maintenance services are now available at Key Air’s world-class FBO facility at Waterbury-Oxford Airport (OXC) in Connecticut. The new location, now open for business, marks Pentastar’s inaugural East Coast operations, complementing their Waterford, Michigan headquarters (PTK) and Van Nuys, California (VNY) FBO.
A new procedure at Orlando Executive Airport (ORL) in Florida – host facility for the Static Display of Aircraft at the National Business Aviation Association's (NBAA's) upcoming 65th Annual Meeting & Convention (NBAA2012) – will allow more efficient operations year-round at ORL by enabling controllers to position aircraft on the runway prior to takeoff clearance.