Goodrich Completes B787 Electric Braking Sys Certification

Friday, March 4, 2011
By George Hatcher

First electrically actuated braking system on a commercial aircraft CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 3, 2011 — Goodrich Corporation’s electric brake system for the 787 Dreamliner has completed all required dedicated flight test conditions. The achievement follows a comprehensive development and qualification program involving multiple Goodrich business units and close collaboration with Boeing. The braking system... »

Goodrich Hosts Rescue Hoist Users Conference

Wednesday, March 2, 2011
By George Hatcher

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 2, 2011– Goodrich Corporation’s Sensors and Integrated Systems business will present its tenth annual Rescue Hoist Users Conference along with a special maintenance training session, March 3-4, 2011, immediately prior to the HAI HELI-EXPO(R) trade show in Orlando, Fla. The conference will take place at the Hilton Orlando. The conference will... »

Goodrich Receives Contract

Tuesday, February 8, 2011
By George Hatcher

Goodrich Receives US Air Force Contract for C-130 Boltless Wheels and Carbon Brakes New equipment offers significant performance, cost, and maintenance advantages CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has received a follow-on contract from Defense Logistics Agency Aviation to supply over 1,600 carbon brakes and over 1,400 boltless wheels... »

Goodrich and Royal Jordanian Airlines Sign Support Agreement

Monday, January 31, 2011
By George Hatcher

Work will be performed through Prime Solutions(R) at the Goodrich Dubai campus Goodrich and Royal Jordanian Airlines Sign Nacelle Services Agreement for Support of Airbus A320, A340 and Embraer E195 Fleets CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 31, 2011 -Goodrich Corporation has signed a nacelle services agreement with Royal Jordanian Airlines. The five-year Prime Solutions(R) agreement covers... »

Goodrich to Address the Cowen and Company 32nd Annual Aerospace/Defense Conference

Thursday, January 27, 2011
By George Hatcher

Address to be webcast on Goodrich website CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 26, 2011 — Scott Kuechle, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR), will address the Cowen and Company 32nd Annual Aerospace/Defense Conference on Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, in New York City. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 2:45... »

Goodrich to Address the Barclays Capital Third Annual Industrial Select Conference

Tuesday, January 25, 2011
By George Hatcher

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Marshall Larsen, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR), will address the Barclays Capital Third Annual Industrial Select Conference on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, in Miami. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 1:55 p.m. Eastern time. A live audio webcast... »

Goodrich Introduces New Lighter-Weight Wheels and Brakes for the Boeing 777 Fleet

Thursday, January 20, 2011
By George Hatcher

New main wheels and brakes will provide weight and cost savings for airline operators CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has introduced new lighter-weight main wheel and brake assemblies for Boeing 777-200LR, 777 Freighter, and 777-300ER airplane models. The new configuration wheels and brakes provide a weight... »

RSS Plane Crash News

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    Investigators have ruled the cause of a light plane crash on the Sunshine Coast last year was incorrect weight distribution, which increased the chance of a mid-air stall and destabilised the aircraft. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau released its crash report on Tuesday after the South ...
  • Questions remain over Vic DFO plane crash
    One year after a fatal light plane crash at a Melbourne shopping centre, the cause remains unknown and a fresh investigation has been launched. Updated Updated 2 hours ago. Five men were killed when a light plane plunged into a Melbourne shopping centre and a year later investigators are still ...
  • Rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    Time is ticking as Iranian rescue teams search the Zagros Mountains trying to locate the wreckage of a missing Aseman Airliner that crashed there on Sunday morning with 66 people on board. The missing plane was an ATR 72-500 twin-engine turboprop. It left the capital city of Tehran to Yasuj, ...
  • Iranian rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims The Associated Press. In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims weep in the village of Bideh, at the area that the plane crashed, southern Iran, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.
  • Iranian Plane Crash Site Found, All 65 on Board Reportedly Killed
    Search and rescue forces on Monday located the crash site of a plane in Iran where all passengers and crew were killed, according to Iran's Press TV. The Aseman Airlines ATR-72—a small, short-distance twin engine plane—had 65 people on board when it crashed into Mount Dena in southern Iran on ...
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    The plane crashed around 3 p.m. Sunday a mile north of Evanston. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the single-engine plane was a Socata TBM-700. Unita County sheriff's officials said Monday the plane is registered to William and Michelle Patterson and they are believed to ...
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  • Pilot in Longmont plane crash remains in serious condition
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  • Ramaphosa sends condolences to Iran after plane crash
    "On behalf of the government and the people of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed a message of condolences to the government and the people of the Islamic Republic of Iran following the plane crash that occurred in the Zagros Mountain Range on ...
  • Rescuers reach plane crash site in Iran mountains
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