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February 12th, 2016

12/02/2016WEST STAR RECEIVED STC FOR UPGRADE TO HONEYWELL CAS-100B TCAS II WITH 7.1 SOFTWARE

West Star Aviation has received Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the upgrade of the Honeywell CAS-81A/TPA-81A or the CAS-100A/TPA-100A with 7.0 software to the CAS-100B/TPA-100B with 7.1 software. This Approved Model List (AML) STC is applicable to various Hawker, Citation, Challenger, Falcon, and Gulfstream aircraft models.

February 11th

11/02/2016ACTIVE WINGLETS CERTIFIED FOR CESSNA CITATION JETS

Tamarack Aerospace Group, Inc. has announced that the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) granted a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for its ATLAS™ brand Active Winglet system to be installed on the Cessna (model CE525) CitationJet and its variants; the CJ; CJ1; CJ1+. EASA certification for the Cessna M2 will follow in March, 2016. US certification by the FAA for all four variants is expected by this summer.

February 10th

10/02/2016PIPER TO ATTEND SINGAPORE AIRSHOW 2016

Piper Aircraft has announced plans to participate in Singapore Airshow 2016. The aircraft company will attend this year's event, one of the largest and most prominent aerospace exhibitions internationally, to be held February 16-21 at the Changi Exhibition Center and will host a press conference at 4:00 pm on February 16 in functional room 5. The press conference will cover several significant announcements and will provide an update on the Piper M600 program.

10/02/2016BALDWIN LAUNCHES BaldwinSOS™ PROGRAM WITH SAFETY OPERATING SYSTEMS

Baldwin Aviation, the world’s leading provider of customized safety management and operational efficiency systems for aviation, ground and airport operations, has announced a strategic alliance with one of the industry’s leading Aviation Safety consultancies, Safety Operating Systems (SOS). The new collaborative program, BaldwinSOS™, provides clients of both firms with a suite of additional a la carte services that further enhances and supports safety.

10/02/2016AIRBUS HELICOPTERS SELECTS THALES, HELISIM FOR ITS H160 FULL FLIGHT SIMULATOR DEPLOYMENT

Airbus Helicopters has partnered with Thales and Helisim to develop and deploy the full flight simulator (FFS) for the H160. In line with the “born ready” strategy implemented by the H160 since the beginning of its development, the FFS will be available to support the H160’s entry into service.

February 9th

09/02/2016EMBRAER DELIVERS THE FIRST LEGACY 500 TO CHINA’S LAUNCH CUSTOMER JACKIE CHAN

Embraer has announced that Jackie Chan, a world-renowned movie star, has become the first customer in China to take delivery of a Legacy 500. “The Legacy 500 features our best-to-date technologies and it incorporates designs that maximize passenger comfort and fuel efficiency,” said Marco Tulio Pellegrini, President & CEO, Embraer Executive Jets. “This new aircraft, along with the Legacy 650 that we already delivered to Mr. Chan, will further facilitate his business development, as well as his humanitarian activities.”