18/07/2016TEXTRON’S LINEUP AT EAA16 TO INCLUDE DEBUT OF NEW SETP CABIN MOCKUP

Textron Aviation Inc. publicly debut a cabin mockup and announce additional product details of its new single engine turboprop (SETP) aircraft at this year’s Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) AirVenture, July 25-31.

18/07/2016AIR BP’S SECOND STERLING PILOT SCHOLARSHIP AWARDEE ANNOUNCED

Air BP has awarded its second Sterling Pilot Scholarship to 17 year old, Aberdeen student, Zoë Burnett. This award which is valued at £10,000 will enable Zoë to complete her Private Pilot’s License (PPL) and take the first step towards realizing her ultimate ambition of becoming a commercial airline pilot.

18/07/2016FLYING COLOURS SELECTS ROCKWELL COLLINS VENUE™ FOR CRJ EXECLINER CONVERSIONS

Flying Colours Corp., the North American MRO, completions, and refurbishment company has selected Rockwell Collins’ Venue™ cabin management and high-definition entertainment system for retrofit installation on all future CRJ ExecLiner conversions.

15/07/2016HNA AVIATION TO ACQUIRE MAJORITY STAKE IN SR TECHNICS

SR Technics announced that sole shareholder Mubadala, the Abu Dhabi investment and development company, has agreed to sell an 80 percent stake in the company to HNA Aviation, a global enterprise group based in Haikou, China.

15/07/2016PRO STAR AVIATION NAMED AS AUTHORIZED DEALER FOR SMARTSKY 4G

The SmartSky 4G network is taking off with another partner onboard. Pro Star Aviation will serve as an authorized dealer for hardware sales and installation of SmartSky’s innovative technology. Pro Star will sell and install SmartSky equipment across many business jet models using STC licenses obtained from SmartSky’s earliest distribution partners.

15/07/2016PILATUS BREAKS GROUND ON NEW COMPLETIONS CENTER FOR NORTH, SOUTH AMERICA

Consolidated facility at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport in Broomfield, Colorado will expand to accommodate growth anticipated with new aircraft sales and deliveries.

14/07/2016AVFUEL HONORS AVIATION HISTORY, SPONSORS B-17 YANKEE LADY

Avfuel Corporation honors the aviation industry’s rich history by sponsoring the Yankee Air Museum’s B-17 Yankee Lady at EAA AirVenture 2016.

14/07/2016EMBRAER EXECUTIVE JETS BOOSTS SALES NETWORK IN JAPAN

Embraer Executive Jets announced that it has boosted its sales network in Asia Pacific with the appointment of JAPAN AEROSPACE CORPORATION (JAC) as the Authorized Sales Representative for Japan.

14/07/2016ORDERS WORTH AROUND $1,1 BILLION FOR MTU AERO ENGINES

This year’s Farnborough International Airshow was a big success for MTU Aero Engines: Germany’s leading engine manufacturer racked up orders worth around one billion euros (approx. 1,1 billion US dollars), with the PW1000G family of geared turbofan (GTF) engines doing particularly well.

14/07/2016JET AVIATION DELIVERS 2ND 8C INSPECTION IN SINGAPORE THIS YEAR

Jet Aviation has completed and delivered its second 8C inspection at its MRO facility in Singapore this year. As with its first 8C overhaul, the company completed the heavy inspection in conjunction with a full interior refurbishment.