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.

February 24, 2015

March Corporate News Bites

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

February 24, 2015

Air Canada Named Top Airline for Customer Loyalty

Air Canada has been named the leading airline in customer loyalty, according to Brand Keys 2015 Customer Loyalty Engagement Index® (CLEI).

February 24, 2015

AOPA Partners with Share Aviation

AOPA has partnered with Share Aviation, a social network launched by four pilots that lets aviators, aircraft owners, and aviation enthusiasts share their experiences with the pilot community.

February 24, 2015

Baxter Provides Update on Gene Therapy Program

Baxter International Inc. recently provided an update on its gene therapy program, including progress on the Phase I/II open-label clinical trial assessing the safety and optimal dosing level of BAX 335, an investigational factor IX (FIX) gene therapy treatment for hemophilia B, during a sponsored symposium at the 8th Annual Congress of the European Association for Haemophilia and Allied Disorders (EAHAD) in Helsinki, Finland.

February 24, 2015

NIOSH Presents Hearing Loss Prevention Awards

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), in partnership with the National Hearing Conservation Association (NHCA), is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Safe-in-Sound Excellence in Hearing Loss Prevention Awards™, honoring companies that have shown dedication to the prevention of noise-induced hearing loss through excellent hearing loss prevention practices in the work environment.

February 24, 2015

Gentex Demonstrates Aircrew Helmet Systems

Gentex Corporation, together with its U.K. subsidiary, Helmet Integrated Systems (HISL), demonstrated their combined lines of Gentex and ALPHA aircrew helmet brands at the Avalon Air Show in February in Geelong, Australia.

February 24, 2015

Mayo Clinic Telestroke Added in Southern Nevada

Southern Nevada residents in need of emergency medical care for a stroke may benefit from a Mayo Clinic “telestroke” program that is now available at all three campuses of Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican (Rose de Lima, Siena, and San Martín).

February 24, 2015

SAA First to Implement Satellite Authorization Systems

South African Airways (SAA) recently became the first airline globally to install the SatAuth (Satellite Authorization Systems) solution.

February 24, 2015

IMSS Newest Corporate Member of AsMA

International Medical Support Services (IMSS) is the newest Corporate and Sustaining Member of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA).

January 27, 2015

February Corporate News Bites

These are shorter stories about some of AsMA's Corporate and Sustaining Members.

January 27, 2015

Mayo Clinic Enters Joint Venture

Mayo Clinic recently announced it has entered into a joint venture agreement with Hillhouse Capital to advance the quality of health care in China.

January 27, 2015

SAA Receives Awards from Top Magazine

South African Airways (SAA) is proud to receive, once again, both “Best Airline in Africa” and “Best Business Class to Africa” awards from top U.S. travel magazine Business Traveler.

January 27, 2015

United and the March of Dimes Celebrate 10 Years

United Airlines and the March of Dimes are celebrating a decade of working together to provide families across the country with support and valuable information on pregnancy and having healthy babies.

January 15, 2015

ETC Division Awarded USAF Contract

Aircrew Training Systems (ATS), a division of Environmental Tectonics Corporation (ETC),recently announced that it signed a contract with the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) to provide a fifth spatial disorientation flight simulator following a recent award of four devices earlier this fiscal year.

December 29, 2014

AOPA's ASI Launches Earn and Learn Program

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Foundation’s (AOPA) Air Safety Institute (ASI) recently launched the “Earn & Learn Safety Challenge,” an innovative new program that enters those who take aviation safety courses into a quarterly drawing for valuable aviation gear.

December 29, 2014

ALPA Testifies to Congress on Unmanned Aircraft Safety

Capt. Lee Moak, president of the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), told members of the U.S. House Aviation Subcommittee in testimony recently that safety must be the first priority in the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) efforts to integrate unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) into the national airspace.

December 29, 2014

Baxter Recognized by Leading Organizations

Baxter International Inc. has been named as one of America's most community-minded companies by the Points of Light Foundation's Civic 50 list, and also received recognition for its inclusion and diversity leadership by several external organizations.

December 29, 2014

NIOSH Releases New Training for Emergency Responders

A new free, web-based training released by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) will help emergency responders and their managers better cope with the demands of emergency operations when deployed to a disaster site.

December 29, 2014

Oregon Aero Recognized by USAF

Oregon Aero, Inc., employees received a U.S. Air Force (USAF) Director’s Award in November for the company’s contributions to the F-22 Life Support System Task Force, a program which restored the F-22 Raptor fighter jet fleet to active service.

December 18, 2014

Anthem-Epoch and Essex Industries Newest Corporates

Anthem-Epoch, LLC, and Essex Industries are AsMA's newest Corporate and Sustaining Members.