General aviation news archive for February 2011
We're always on the lookout for news that would be of interest to UKGA users. If you have some news about your product, service, company, airfield or flying club, please let us know.
Glass cockpits for Robin aircraft
25 Feb 11
Finch Aircraft, who are now the manufacturers of the classic DR400 range of Robin aircraft, have announce that from early Summer 2011 all new Robin aircraft will have, as an option, a glass cockpit based on the Garmin 500.
Women In Aviation returns to AeroExpo UK
24 Feb 11, Northampton Sywell
Women In Aviation, International (WAI) will return to AeroExpo UK this year from 17-19 June 2011, providing visitors with information about their work.
Vulcan to the Sky Trust seeks support for summer displays
23 Feb 11, Lyneham
The Vulcan to the Sky Trust is calling for support to help recover the costs of XH558's winter service, which is currently being undertaken at RAF Lyneham, and to help the aircraft through the 2011 summer display season.
AeroExpo UK visitor registration now open
23 Feb 11, Northampton Sywell
Discounted registration is now available for visitors to AeroExpo UK, offering a 50% discount off the standard entry fee by registering online. This means you will pay just 10 Euros when you arrive at the entry gate.
Wicks receives new shipment of streamline tubing
23 Feb 11
Wicks Aircraft Supply has begun shipping a backlog of orders for streamline tubing after receiving a large shipment of stock.
Amended CAA Schemes of Charges to apply from 1 April
10 Feb 11
The CAA received approval from the Department for Transport to publish its amended Schemes of Charges for implementation from 1 April 2011 onwards.
Transair chosen as European distributor of Nflightcam cockpit video cameras
2 Feb 11
Transair Pilot Shop has been chosen as the sole European distributor of Nflight Technology LLC's range of Cockpit Video cameras, which combine HD Video with pilot audio, GPS position, Altitude and Speed data recording.
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