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.

July 30, 2014

STS Systems Integration Is Newest Corporate Member

STS Systems Integration, LLC (SSI), is the newest Corporate and Sustaining Member of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA).

July 25, 2014

August Corporate News Bites

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

July 25, 2014

Wyle Awarded Defense Systems Contract

Wyle has been awarded a 5-year contract by the Department of Defense (DoD) Information Analysis Centers to provide research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E) services to DoD.

July 25, 2014

United Offers Carbon Offset Options to Cargo Customers

United Airlines recently announced the launch of CarbonChoice(SM), a new business tool for corporate cargo customers to easily track and offset the emissions associated with their air freight accounts.

July 25, 2014

Mayo Clinic Finds Widowhood May Delay Dementia

A new Mayo Clinic study suggests that the care and support family members give to elderly widows following the death of their spouse may be a factor in delaying dementia.

July 25, 2014

HeartSine AEDs Used in World Lacrosse Championship

HeartSine® Technologies was an official sponsor of the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse World Championship, which took place in July in Denver, CO, and provided its popular Samaritan® PAD automatic external defibrillators (AED) for the medical tents at the event.

July 25, 2014

Gentex Demonstrates Helmet Systems at Farnborough Air Show

Gentex Corporation demonstrated new and enhanced products from their 2014 Aircrew product line at the Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) in July in Farnborough, UK.

July 25, 2014

ETC Ships Altitude Chambers to USAF

Environmental Tectonics Corporation (ETC) recently announced the shipment of the third and fourth chambers, completing the requirement of four research altitude chambers, to the 711th Performance Wing at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, OH.

July 25, 2014

NIOSH Launches Worker Health Affiliate Program

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Office for Total Worker Health (TWH)™ recently launched an Affiliate Program in order to increase the number of work environments that support the overall safety, health, and well-being of workers.

July 25, 2014

Baxter Acquires AesRx

Baxter has acquired AesRx.

July 25, 2014

Air Canada Named Best Airline in North America

Air Canada has been named Best Airline in North America in the Skytrax 2014 World Airline Awards at the Farnborough International Airshow.

July 25, 2014

ALPA Expands Laser Threat Awareness Campaign

The Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l. (ALPA), recently collaborated with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to expand its campaign raising public awareness about the consequences of illegal laser attacks on aircraft to include all 50 states.

July 25, 2014

AOPA Praised by FAA Administrator

FAA Adminstrator Michael Huerta praised the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) during a visit to AOPA Headquarter in July.

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.