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.

May 22, 2015

2015 AOPA Fly-In Season Kicks Off in Salinas

The agricultural central California town of Salinas welcomed pilots in mid-May to AOPA’s first fly-in of 2015.

May 22, 2015

AAAT Is Newest Corporate Member

Adams Advanced Aero Technology (AAAT) is the newest Corporate and Sustaining Member of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA).

April 24, 2015

May 2015 Corporate News Bites

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

April 24, 2015

Air Canada Confirms Ratification of New Contract

Air Canada recently announced it had received confirmation from the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT), representing the airline’s U.S.-based workforce, that a new collective agreement reached February 4, 2015, had been ratified.

April 24, 2015

Baxter Supports IPOPI Initiative

Baxter International Inc. celebrated the fifth annual World Primary Immunodeficiency Week Campaign in April by collaborating with the International Patient Organisation for Primary Immunodeficiencies (IPOPI) to advance the global state of care for primary immunodeficiencies (PI, defined as a large group of disorders in which part of the body’s immune system is missing or does not function properly).

April 24, 2015

NIOSH Report Recommends Tobacco-Free Workplaces

A new report from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) recommends that all workplaces become tobacco-free and that employers make tobacco cessation programs available to workers.

April 24, 2015

ETC Awarded Multiple Contracts

Environmental Tectonics Corporation’s (ETC’s) Aircrew Training Systems (ATS) business unit announced recently the award of multiple contracts totaling $45.4M for customers in the Middle East, Southeast Asia, and Europe.

April 24, 2015

Essex Sponsors the Inaugural Collegiate Case Competition

Essex was proud to sponsor the inaugural Collegiate Case Competition organized by the National Association of Small Business International Trade Educators (NASBITE) in conjunction with the College of Business at Cleveland State University.

April 24, 2015

Mayo Clinic Identifies DNA Markers for Cancer

A team of Mayo Clinic researchers has succeeded in identifying the source of cancer in patients’ gastrointestinal tracts by analyzing DNA markers from tumors.

April 24, 2015

Spectrum Aeromed Plans Tour of Asia and Receives Award

Spectrum Aeromed recently announced that it will begin a tour in Asia and will showcase their medical interior in a new Pilatus PC-12 NG.

April 24, 2015

United Honors March of Dimes with Commemorative Aircraft

United Airlines recently welcomed a new Boeing 737-900ER aircraft to its fleet and, while it is not the first of the next generation Boeing planes the company will take delivery of this year, it is the first to feature a vibrant purple fuselage.