16/01/2017DAHER DELIVERS 54 AIRCRAFT IN 2016, PREPARES NEW FLIGHT DECK FOR TBM 900

Daher’s Airplane Business Unit announced the delivery of 54 TBM 900/TBM 930s in 2016, underscoring the success for these latest members of its very fast turboprop aircraft family – which continue to benefit from system enhancements.

16/01/2017BELL HELICOPTER, SIMRIK AIR CELEBRATE FIRST BELL 407GXP DELIVERY IN NEPAL

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced the delivery of the first Bell 407GXP to Nepal with customer Simrik Air. This is the customer’s first Bell helicopter

13/01/2017TRUENOORD TO PURCHASE SIX EMBRAER E190 WITH LEASES ATTACHED

TrueNoord Regional Aircraft Leasing announced its purchase of six Embraer E190 aircraft. The portfolio is made up of globally operated aircraft with leases attached

13/01/2017WEST STAR AVIATION COMPLETES VENUE INSTALLATION ON GLOBAL EXPRESS

West Star Aviation has successfully completed an extensive refurbishment of a Bombardier Global Express, including installation of the Rockwell Collins VENUE system.

12/01/2017DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH OF PUERTO RICO SELECTS THE BELL 429

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced the sale and delivery of a Bell 429 to the Department of Health, Puerto Rico. The aircraft is configured for Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) and equipped to conduct medical rescue missions throughout the region.

12/01/2017JET AVIATION COMPLETES FIRST HONEYWELL PRIMUS ELITE DU-875 UPGRADE IN GENEVA

Jet Aviation celebrates another milestone in Geneva, where its maintenance center has recently completed its first Honeywell DU-875 ELITE cockpit display upgrade in combination with a 120-month heavy check on a Global Express XRS.

11/01/2017DUNCAN AVIATION PUBLISHES UPDATED ADS-B STRAIGHT TALK BOOK

In an effort to ensure that its customers are well-informed when it comes to the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) NextGen mandates. Toward that end, Duncan Aviation has updated its Straight Talk book on the NextGen initiative Automatic Dependent Surveilance-Broadcast (ADS-B).

11/01/2017ERA SEARCH AND RESCUE RECEIVES HAI’S SALUTE TO EXCELLENCE AWARD

Helicopter Association International (HAI) announced that Era Search and Rescue, a service line of Era Group Inc., is the 2017 winner of HAI’s Salute to Excellence Airbus Helicopters Golden Hour Award.

11/01/2017CHINA AIR SHUTTLE ORDERS 50 PIPER ARCHERS

Piper Aircraft has received an order for 50 Archers from their dealer in China, China Air Shuttle.
China Air Shuttle, based in Beijing with branches in different provinces of China, will begin to take delivery in Q2 of 2017.

10/01/2017DUNCAN AVIATION ADDS MORE PAINT CAPACITY, FLEXIBILITY AT BATTLE CREEK

Duncan Aviation recently completed a hangar renovation that allows additional paint capacity and more paint schedule flexibility for its full-service Battle Creek, Michigan, location.