GlobalAir.com’s $1,000 Student Scholarship Open for Enrollment

The GlobalAir.com Calvin L. Carrithers Aviation Scholarship is now open for applications. “We eat, sleep, and breathe aviation here at GlobalAir.com,” says Jeff Carrithers, president and CEO of Globalair.com. “I believe it is extremely important for students interested in a career in the aviation industry to have a way to introduce themselves and begin networking…

Kaman Measuring Announces KD-5100 Differential Measurement System

The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products announced the availability of its KD-5100 differential measurement system, which provides resolution to a nanometer of positional change. With its proven stable design, extremely small size, and low power consumption, the KD-5100 is ideal for night vision systems, precision telescope positioning, fast steering mirrors (FSM) for space-based and…

West Star Aviation Sees Increase in Global Express Inspections at ALN

West Star Aviation will be completing four 120-month Global Express inspections at its East Alton (ALN) location in the first half of 2019.  West Star says their ALN location recently added additional hangar space, making room for such requests, along with experienced technicians to complete each detail of the process. “We have seen an increased…

Call for Nominations for the 2019 Laura Taber Barbour Air Safety Award

The Laura Taber Barbour Air Safety Foundation is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Laura Taber Barbour Air Safety Award, honoring a leader in global aviation safety. The Award will be presented during the 72nd Annual International Air Safety Summit, taking place Nov 4-6 in Taipei, Taiwan. Presented since 1956, the Laura Taber Barbour Air…

Kaman Measuring Announces Extreme Environment Displacement Sensors and Systems for High Pressure, Low Temperature, and High Temperature Applications

The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products announced the availability of its line of extreme environment high-precision displacement sensors and systems. The company says their proven design and rugged all-welded and hermetic construction, the sensors and systems are ideal for rocket and turbine engine validation testing. Three separate systems are available, specifically designed for high…

Spray Finishing Training Sponsored by Owens Community College and Carlisle Finishing Technologies- Binks, DeVilbiss, MS, Ransburg, BGK

Carlisle Fluid Technologies- Binks, DeVilbiss, Ransburg, MS, BGK; and Owens Community College have teamed up to present Spray Finishing Technology Workshops.  This three-day intensive training program is scheduled for September 11 – 13, 2019 in Toledo, Ohio.  Classes meet from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm daily and include both classroom and hands-on sessions.  Two Continuing…

Duncan Aviation Adds Kussatz as Avionics Sales Manager

Duncan Aviation has added Michael Kussatz as regional avionics sales manager, and he’ll be supporting avionics install sales for their East Coast Satellite Avionics Shop network. “Michael is well respected in our industry, and he brings years of outstanding customer service and product expertise to our team,” says Nate Klenke, manager of Completions & Modifications…

Mente Group says Biz Jet Markets Are Giving Back 2018 Price Increases

The used business jet market is in flux as a result of political uncertainties, increased availability of good pre-owned inventory, and limited access to pre-buy inspection facilities due to a higher demand for ADS-B conversions and retrofits, says Brian Proctor, Mente Group president and CEO. “As a result, we are beginning to see decreasing market…