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July 7th, 2017

07/07/2017BELL 525 RELENTLESS RESUMES FLIGHT TEST PROGRAM

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced the Bell 525 Relentless program has resumed flight test activity after receiving experimental certificate renewal from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

July 6th

06/07/2017DASSAULT FALCON 5X FIRST FLIGHT WITH “INTERIM” ENGINES

Dassault Aviation’s all-new Falcon 5X has made its first flight, allowing the ultra-wide body twinjet to embark on a limited number of preliminary flight tests before the commencing of the full-fledged flight test campaign, scheduled to begin next year.

06/07/2017RUAG REPAINTS BOMBARDIER GLOBAL EXPRESS XRSWITH UNIQUE AND DETAILED CARBONEUM DESIGN

The aircraft painting facility at the RUAG Aviation one-stop shop in Munich has repainted a Bombardier Global Express XRS, on behalf of long-time customer SBK Holding Ltd. The RUAG one-stop shop services optimised the downtime associated with a scheduled 15-month inspection.

July 5th

05/07/2017STANDARDAERO & AIRBUS ENTER INTO EXCLUSIVE NEGOTIATIONS FOR THE ACQUISITION BY STANDARDAERO OF VECTOR AEROSPACE HOLDING SAS

StandardAero Aviation Holdings, Inc. (“StandardAero”) and Airbus SE (“Airbus”) today announced that they have entered into exclusive negotiations with respect to an acquisition by StandardAero of Vector Aerospace Holding SAS (“Vector”) from Airbus.

July 3rd

03/07/2017MTU MAINTENANCE COMPLETES 1,000TH CF34 ENGINE SHOP VISIT

MTU Maintenance, one of the world’s leading providers of services for commercial aero engines, has completed its 1,000th CF34 engine repair and overhaul shop visit. The engine belongs to BA CityFlyer, who have been a customer of MTU Maintenance since 2010.

July 1st

30/06/2017 MILLION AIR HPN MAJOR CONSTRUCTION PROGRESSION AT WESTCHESTER COUNTY AIRPORT

There has been major construction progress at Million Air White Plains, at Westchester County Airport, for its new 22,000 sq. ft. terminal, 50,400 sq. ft. hangar and ramp facility upgrades, to meet the growing customer demand for enhanced services