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.

October 24, 2014

November Corporate News Bites

Below are shorter articles about some of our Corporate & Sustaining Members. Corporate Members can contribute news to the Journal Department or call 703-739-2240 x 101 or 102.

October 24, 2014

United to Add Wi-Fi to Regional Jets

United Airlines recently announced plans to outfit more than 200 two-cabin United Express regional jets with wi-fi and personal device entertainment, with the first wi-fi-enabled flights expected later this year.

October 24, 2014

AOPA Working to End Border Crossing Frustrations

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) is bringing together U.S. and Canadian officials in an effort to make crossing the border a simpler, less cumbersome, and more manageable experience for general aviation pilots and passengers.

October 23, 2014

Baxter Recognized for Commitment to Women's Healthcare Careers

Baxter International Inc. has been recognized for its sustainability leadership by several external organizations.

October 23, 2014

NIOSH Signs Memorandum to Advance Nanotechnology Research

Recently, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Albany, NY.

October 23, 2014

David Clark's Wireless System Saving Lives

David Clark Company's Wireless Communication System is currently being used by Marco Island Fire Rescue in Florida and has helped improve situational awareness and incident preparedness.

October 23, 2014

Gentex Launches Helmet Upgrade Kit

Gentex Corporation, a leading provider of personal protection and situational awareness solutions for global defense and security forces, launched the Ops-Core™ Advanced Combat Helmet (ACH) Upgrade Kit at the annual AUSA meeting and exposition in Washington, DC, in October.

October 23, 2014

Mayo Clinic Telestroke Added at Wickenburg Community Hospital

A Mayo Clinic telestroke program is now available at Wickenburg, AZ, Community Hospital.

October 23, 2014

SAA Warns of Fraudulent Recruitment Sites

South African Airways (SAA) has advised the South African public that it has taken note of unofficial websites that purport to be SAA official websites.

October 23, 2014

ETC Announces Retirement of William F. Mitchell, Sr.

Environmental Tectonics Corporation (ETC) recently announced that William F. Mitchell, Sr., has retired and has resigned from the Board of Directors of the company.

October 21, 2014

ETC Colloborates with David Clark Company

ETC provided centrifuge access to David Clark Company to test a new space suit design.