Industry News

This is the page for news of our Corporate & Sustaining (C&S) Members. For more information on our various C&S Members, please visit the List of C&S Members for links to their websites.

June 24, 2014

July Coporate News Bites

These are shorter news articles about some of our Corporate & Sustaining Members.

June 24, 2014

Air Canada President Named IATA Chair

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) recently announced that Calin Rovinescu, President and CEO of Air Canada, has assumed his duties as Chairman of the IATA Board of Governors for a 1-year term, effective immediately.

June 24, 2014

AOPA Offers Resources for Airport Managers

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association's (AOPA's) Eastern Regional Manager visited Hampton Airfield in North Hampton, NH, in June to take part in the Granite State Airport Management Association quarterly meeting and deliver a presentation on AOPA resources for airport managers.

June 24, 2014

Baxter Presents Safety Data at ERA-EDTA Congress

Baxter International Inc., recently announced the presentation of clinical data supporting the safety and efficacy of the VIVIA hemodialysis (HD) system.

June 24, 2014

NIOSH Branch Wins Excellence Award

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health’s (NIOSH) Office of Mine Safety and Health Research (OMSHR) Hearing Loss Prevention Branch has been given this year’s Research and Educational Excellence Award from the largest international society of professionals in the minerals industry.

June 24, 2014

ETC Awarded Homeland Security Training Center Contract

Environmental Tectonics Corporation’s (ETC) Simulation Division, located in Orlando, FL, recently announced the signing of a contract with Concordia University Portland to deliver a complete, multi-level ADMS-Command training suite to its new Homeland Security Simulation Center in Portland, OR.

June 24, 2014

Mayo Clinic Discovers New Form of Cancer

Mayo Clinic researchers have found a new class of tumor that has not been previously described.

June 24, 2014

Piedmont Wins Emmy Award

Piedmont Healthcare earned its first Emmy at the 40th Annual Southeast Emmy Awards in June at the Grand Hyatt in Buckhead.

June 24, 2014

SAA Flies Contest Winners to Brazil

South African Airways (SAA), flew nine lucky young winners—one from each province—who won a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for an all-expenses paid- trip to Brazil where they attended a world cup soccer match between Iran and Nigeria in June.

June 24, 2014

Spectrum Wins Small Business of the Year Award

The Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce named Spectrum Aeromed Small Business of the Year at the ChamberChoice Awards held in May at the Ramada Plaza & Suites and Conference Center with nearly 800 people in attendance.

June 24, 2014

United Offering Route for the Home Team Promotion

United Airlines is ready to play ball with the "Route for the Home Team" social media promotion, offering fans, friends, and followers on its social media channels the chance to see their favorite Major League Baseball teams play in their hometowns.

June 24, 2014

NSBRI Helps Select Proposals to Support Crew Health on Deep Space Missions

NASA's Human Research Program (HRP) and the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) will fund 26 proposals to help investigate questions about astronaut health and performance on future deep space exploration missions.

June 23, 2014

NASTAR Center Featured in Video of Space Passenger Training

A Fox News correspondent interviewed Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin Galactic, who is making it possible for civilians to go into space, and then attended space passenger training.