Esterline Corp has named Greg Yeldon as president of its CMC subsidiary. Yeldon has more than 20 years of operational experience in aerospace, including 14 years as CMC’s VP and CFO.

Steven Joseph has been named general mgr of Dart Helicopter Services. He was previously the president of Geneva, an ENG design and integration service provider.

Debbie Jones is the new assistant mgr of FSI’s Hawker Beechcraft learning center in Wichita KS. Jones joined FSI in 1999 and will continue to serve as customer support dir.

FlightSafety Intl (FSI) has named Jim Dolle quality management system manager. Dolle has been with FSI since 2001.

Bernard Loo is Jet Aviation’s new FBO manager at XSP (Seletar, Singapore). Before joining Jet Aviation, he was Swissport’s general mgr responsible for ramp operations and exec aviation.

Mark Abbott has been appointed as group FBO director at ExecuJet’s new CPT (Intl, Cape Town, South Africa) facility. He started with ExecuJet in Europe before returning to South Africa as regional mgr for the western Cape.

Nora Ann Brozek has been promoted to assistant mgr of FSI’s Tucson AZ learning center. She has over 5000 hrs TT and serves in the Air National Guard as a KC135 aircraft commander, life support officer and flight commander.



Nov 5–7: AOPA Aviation Summit, Tampa FL. AOPA, 800-872-2672 X3, 301-695-2000 or visit

Nov 15–19: Dubai Air Show, Dubai, UAE. Fairs & Exhibitions, 44208-391-0999 or visit 2010

Feb 2–7: Singapore Airshow 2010, Changi Exhibition Centre, Changi North. Singapore Air­show & Events, 656-542-8660 or visit www.sing­a­

Feb 22–24: Heli-Expo 2010, Hous­ton TX. HAI, 703-683-4646 or visit www.

Mar 29–Apr 1: 37th Annual Inter­national Operators Conference, New Orleans LA. NBAA, 202-783-9000 or visit

Apr 7–10: AEA (Aircraft Electronics Association) 52nd Annual Conven­tion & Trade Show, Gaylord Palms Resort in Orlando FL. AEA, 816-373-6565 or visit


New Book

Far Out—A Space–Time Chronicle is a newly published comprehensive collection of color photographs from ground and space-based telescopes—including the orbiting Spitzer and Hubble Space Telescopes—coupled with 20 chapters of science writing by journalist and photographer Michael Benson. Organized along a timeline reaching as far as 13 billion light years from Earth, Far Out—A Space–Time Chronicle is published to coincide with the 400th anniversary of the invention of the telescope. ISBN 978-0-8109-4948-5. Published by Abrams, New York. 328 pp, hardbound. $55.00.



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