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.

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

January Corporate News Bites

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

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

ETC Contracts with USAF for Simulation Training System

Environmental Tectonics Corporation’s (ETC's) Simulation Division, located in Orlando, FL, has been awarded a contract by the United States Air Force (USAF) Civil Engineering Center (AFCEC), located at Tyndall Air Force Base, to deliver an Airfield Damage Repair (ADR) Simulator.

December 29, 2014

Mayo Study Finds Scopes Accurately Assess Polyps

According to a large study conducted by physician researchers at the Jacksonville campus of Mayo Clinic, it may not be necessary for experienced gastroenterologists to send polyps they remove from a patient’s colon to a pathologist for examination.

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 29, 2014

SAA Partners with Nal'ibali to Promote Reading

During the school holidays, South African Airways (SAA) partnered with the Nal’ibali national reading-for-enjoyment campaign to help children soar to great heights through storytelling and reading.

December 29, 2014

United Flies Needy Children to the North Pole

United Airlines flew more than 800 deserving children on Fantasy Flights to the "North Pole" in December.

December 18, 2014

Anthem-Epoch and Essex Industries Newest Corporates

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