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August 24th, 2016

23/08/2016ASSOCIATED AIR CENTER RECEIVES INDUSTRY’S FIRST FAA APPROVAL FOR BOEING 787 SERIES LIMITED AIRFRAME RATING

Authorization Allows Company to Perform Bolted Major Repairs for this Composite Aircraft
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.  –  August 23, 2016 –  Associated Air Center (AAC) has received the industry’s first approval for a Boeing 787 Series aircraft Limited Airframe rating from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

23/08/2016EPIC FUELS POWERS AROUND THE WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT

Saki Chen attempting to become the first Chinese woman to circumnavigate the globe


IRVING, TX--(Marketwired - August 23, 2016) - EPIC Fuels, a leading fuel supplier in the general and commercial aviation industries, is proud to sponsor Cleveland-based T&G Flying Club and pilot Saki Chen in her attempt to become the first Chinese woman to fly around the world.

August 23rd

23/08/2016CITATION LONGITUDE MOVES CLOSER TO FIRST FLIGHT WITH GROUND ENGINE TESTS

Cessna Aircraft Company, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announced it has completed initial ground engine tests on the Citation Longitude’s Honeywell HTF7700L turbofan engines, paving the way for first flight of the prototype aircraft in the coming weeks. The test verified the functionality of the engine start, fuel system and auto-throttle as well as interfaces with the avionics, electrical and hydraulic systems.

23/08/2016JET AVIATION INSTALLS ITS FIRST ADVANCED AVIATION DISHWASHER IN BASEL

Jet Aviation recently installed its first cutting-edge in-flight dishwasher (ADW 600) that was developed in-house at its Basel facility to support all aircraft types. The ADW 600 was successfully installed in Basel on a VVIP Airbus 330-200ER.

22/08/2016PIPER RECEIVES EASA APPROVAL OF M500

VERO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 22, 2016 - Piper Aircraft, Inc. announced it has been awarded approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), for the Piper M500, clearing the way for the innovative aircraft to enter into service on the European register.

August 17th

17/08/2016CESSNA CITATION SOVEREIGN C680 JOINS TAG SPAIN AOC

TAG Aviation Spain is pleased to announce the addition of a Citation Sovereign C680 (EC-MLV) to its growing charter fleet, offering clients greater flexibility and cost-effective travel.