Curtiss-Wright selected by Eviation to provide primary flight control actuation for all-electric aircraft

Curtiss-Wright’s Actuation Division, a leading supplier of electromechanical actuation products and systems for demanding aerospace, defence, and industrial automation applications, announced that it was selected by Eviation Aircraft, manufacturer of Alice, the world’s first all-electric commuter aircraft, to provide primary flight control actuation technology. Curtiss-Wright’s high power density electromechanical actuators (EMA) provides Eviation with a […]

NBAA members re-elect 9 board leaders at virtual annual meeting

The voting members of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) re-elected nine individuals to the association’s board of directors during an annual meeting held virtually. Each director will serve a three-year term that will conclude at the annual meeting in 2023. Matt Byrd serves as president and CEO of Hillwood Aviation, associated with The Perot Group […]

GAMA announces 2021 Executive Committee Leadership

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) announced its Executive Committee leadership team for 2021. The Executive Committee is comprised of members of GAMA’s Board of Directors, who provide strategic leadership for the association and lead its policy committees. Nicolas Chabbert, SVP of Daher’s Aircraft division and CEO of Daher Aircraft and Kodiak Aircraft, will serve […]

CASP Aerospace and Safran Aerosystems Services team up

CASP Aerospace announced its appointment as a Safran Aerosystems Services business partner. This partnership will provide Canadian customers with regional procurement support for Safran Aerosystems Services product lines. Safran Aerosystems is a major global supplier of systems and equipment for fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft. The company designs and builds high-tech solutions that enhance aircraft performance and […]

WAI congratulates the 2021 Pioneer Hall of Fame inductees

Women in Aviation International (WAI) has selected the 2021 inductees for its International Pioneer Hall of Fame. These women will be honoured during the Virtual 32nd Annual International Women in Aviation Conference, which will be held March 11 to 12, 2021. The induction ceremony will take place on Friday, March 12, 2021. The 2021 Pioneer Hall […]

Aviation groups call for halt of FCC spectrum auction affecting radar altimeters

A group of 15 aviation associations sent a letter to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) expressing concern over frequency spectrum relocation affecting radar altimeters, a critical flight safety tool. The group requested that the FCC suspend Auction 107, scheduled to begin Dec. 8, which offers new flexible‐use overlay licenses for spectrum in the 3.7-3.98 GHz […]