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Butler National Corporation Announces FAA-Approved STC for CHRONOS Digital Clock with USB Chargers on Learjets

Butler National Corporation Announces FAA-Approved STC for CHRONOS Digital Clock with USB Chargers on Learjets

Joy Finnegan

Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics announced Butler National has received FAA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval of the CHRONOS digital clock, that includes USB-A and USB-C chargers, on Learjet Model 24, 24B/D/E/F, 25, 25B/C/D/F, 28, 29, 31, 31A, 35, 35A, C21A, 36, 36A, 55, 55B, 55C, 60 and 60XR airplanes. The FAA STC approval, STC No. ST00235MC…

Boom Supersonic Completes Construction of Overture Superfactory 

Joy Finnegan

Boom Supersonice held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Overture Superfactory, celebrating the completion of construction. Located at the Piedmont Triad International Airport in Greensboro, North Carolina, the Overture Superfactory is the first supersonic airliner factory in the United States. Overture is Boom’s supersonic airliner, capable of flying twice as fast as today’s commercial planes on up to 100% sustainable aviation…

Cessna Citation Ascend Progresses with Second Flight Test Article Successfully Taking Flight

Joy Finnegan

Textron Aviation announced the successful flight of its second Cessna Citation Ascend flight test article (P1) as certification momentum builds for the newest Citation business jet. The milestone flight follows the Ascend prototype, which completed its first flight in 2023 marking the P1 aircraft the first conforming production flight test aircraft. The Citation Ascend business…

Southeast Aerospace Secures Amendment To FAA STC For Hawker 800 Series Aircraft With Insight Integrated Flight Deck

Southeast Aerospace announced it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval for the amendment to FAA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) number ST04570CH. This amendment now provides Honeywell SPZ 8000 Equipped Hawker 800 series aircraft the opportunity for cockpit modernization. The STC provides a modernization option for Hawker 800A, 800B, and 800XP aircraft with existing Collins…

Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics Mourns the Loss of Former President and CEO John W. Winter

Joy Finnegan

Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics announced the passing of John W. Winter, former President and CEO, on May 27, 2024, in Wichita, Kansas. Winter was a well-known member of the aviation community whose ingenuity and entrepreneurial spirit helped shape the industry, the company says. “My father mastered a unique trio of skills, being an exceptionally good…

Bluestreak I Bright AM Achieves CMMC Registered Practitioner Organization Status

Bluestreak Compliance, a division of Bluestreak | Bright AM, a quality management and manufacturing execution system software company, proudly announces its approval as a CMMC Registered Practitioner Organization (RPO) by the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation Body (Cyber-AB). This significant achievement enables Bluestreak Compliance™to offer expert consulting services to defense contractors and suppliers aiming to…

Aerospace Xelerated Announces Pitch Competition for Startups During the Farnborough International Airshow

Joy Finnegan

Startups from anywhere in the world will compete to win prizes including cash, mentorship, and introductions to key industry stakeholders to help grow their businesses; Competition is open to early-stage companies addressing one of the challenge topics – Innovative Workforce; Sustainability in Aerospace; Next-Gen Travel. Startups should submit a 3-minute recording of the applicant pitching…

TACG to Offer SMS Overview Virtual Course in July

SMS has, or will, become mandatory for virtually all aviation operators over the next few years. TACG is offering an SMS Overview course. The company says it is the perfect starting point to separate fact from fiction as flight operations teams begin thinking about SMS implementation at their own organization. “This course is jam-packed with…

AXON Aviation Transfers Business Aircraft Division to Jetcraft

Joy Finnegan

AXON Aviation has selected Jetcraft to take on its business jet activity as it seeks to streamline its service offering. The company will transfer all business aircraft sales and acquisitions to Jetcraft ensuring a smooth handover period for clients. Niki Rokni, partner and head of aircraft sales at AXON, said: “Jetcraft is the global leader…

Cessna Citation Latitude and Flagship Citation Longitude to Offer New Advanced Avionics Features

Joy Finnegan

Textron Aviation announced advanced Garmin G5000 avionics enhancements coming to the mid-size business jet, the Cessna Citation Latitude, and to the Citation Longitude. Textron Aviation says their investments in these business jets will offer greater performance and improved user experience to pilots in the new Latitude jets beginning in 2025 and the new Longitude jets…

Happy Charles Taylor Day!

Joy Finnegan

Charles Taylor, who was the Wright Brothers’ mechanic and is considered the father of aviation maintenance, was born on May 24th. AMT Day is celebrated each year in the aviation maintenance industry and honors Charles Taylor on the date of his birth. Like Taylor, aircraft mechanics are truly the unsung heroes of the aviation industry….

NetJets Announces Collaboration With Acclaimed Artist Silvère Jarrosson

Joy Finnegan

For the 23rd consecutive year, NetJets, the global leader in private aviation, proudly announces its partnership with Art Basel. To highlight its commitment to the arts, NetJets will collaborate with French abstract artist Silvère Jarrosson to create a new art collection exclusively for NetJets that will be displayed at the Art Basel shows in Basel,…