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Feb 62012

An Appreciation of Don Bateman

Seattle Times: The crash-avoidance technology pioneered by Don Bateman has virtually eliminated what used to be the most common type of airplane disaster. Continue Reading »

Jan 122012

Harmonizing Lease Transfers

Aviation Week aftermarket blog reports: Eliminating duplicated maintenance required by different regulatory agencies could take billions of dollars out of maintenance and engineering work for leased aircraft when they transfer across borders. That’s not a typo—it’s billions. Continue Reading »

Dec 162011

Life after death: 45 tumors didn't slow this airman down

This story, making the rounds the past few days, seems to fit perfectly with the holiday season. Master Sgt. Scott Kapanke, 437th Maintenance Squadron flight chief at Joint Base Charleston, thought he had a bad reaction to a flu shot. But it turns out he had something worse. Continue Reading »

Dec 112011

Infographic: How has cloud computing affected business?

Mashable.com reports that business technology company CSC commissioned a survey of IT decision makers in eight countries to find out the motivations behind their move to cloud computing systems and its effects on their businesses. The data they distilled might surprise you, and it’s all packed neatly into the infographic in this article. Continue Reading »

Nov 292011

AirVault partner Commsoft announces restructured management team

Aircraft maintenance software specialist Commsoft has named Nick Godwin its new Managing Director as part of a management restructuring designed to ensure continuing customer focus at a time of rapid growth. Continue Reading »