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22/09/2016PIPER RECEIVES APPROVAL OF M600 FROM MEXICO

Piper Aircraft, Inc. has obtained type validation of the M600 from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation of Mexico (DGAC). This marks the first approval of the M600 in the Central and South American region.

22/09/2016DAHER MARKS AN AVIATION MILESTONE WITH ITS ROLLOUT OF THE 800TH TBM

Daher today announced the completion of its 800th TBM very fast turboprop business aircraft, which has rolled out from the company’s final assembly line at France’s Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrenees Airport.

22/09/2016ATLAS AIR SERVICE IS AUTHORIZED SERVICE CENTER FOR EMBRAER EXECUTIVE JETS

 

As exclusive Embraer Executive Jets sales partner for Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Atlas Air Service now also acquires the status “authorized service center”.

22/09/2016BOEING 777X TO FEATURE TOUCHSCREEN FLIGHT DISPLAYS FROM ROCKWELL COLLINS

Boeing has selected Rockwell Collins to provide its industry-leading touchscreen flight displays for all five flight deck displays on the new Boeing 777X. The advanced touchscreen capability will make the flight deck more intuitive for pilots and more efficient for flight operations. This is the first time a commercial air transport aircraft will be equipped with touchscreen forward flight displays.

21/09/2016BOTSWANA DEPARTMENT OF WILDLIFE AND NATIONAL PARKS TAKES DELIVERY OF KODIAK

Quest Aircraft Company is pleased to announce the delivery of a new Kodiak to the Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism in Botswana, Africa. The aircraft was officially delivered in a ceremony held yesterday in Gaborone, Botswana, and will be used by the Department of Wildlife and National Parks.

20/09/2016LUFTHANSA TECHNIK AND MTU AERO ENGINES EXPLORING SETTING UP A JOINT MAINTENANCE

Lufthansa Technik and MTU Aero Engines are looking into options to jointly provide maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for the PW1000G family of geared turbofan engines. The two companies have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore the possibility of establishing an MRO joint venture at a globally competitive location. First decisions will be made by the end of the year.

20/09/2016STANDARDAERO DELIVERS COMPANY’S FIRST FALCON 7X 1C INSPECTION

StandardAero Business Aviation completed and delivered the company’s first Dassault Falcon 7X 1C inspection from its Springfield, IL, MRO facility on August 19, 2016.