01/06/2016NEW TRAINING ORGANIZATION FOR AVIATION GROUND SERVICE PROVIDERS

During their board meeting in Toronto (Canada) on May 15th, 2016 the board of the Airport Services Association (asa) agreed to set up a joint venture company known as ASA Services Ltd with the Swiss company 2assistU Ltd.

31/05/2016JET AVIATION VNUKOVO RECEIVES FAA APPROVAL FOR N-REGISTERED AIRCRAFT

Jet Aviation Moscow Vnukovo has received repair station approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) following a recent audit at the MRO facility. FAA approval authorizes the company to support aircraft registered in the United States.

31/05/2016SATCOM DIRECT FIRST DISTRIBUTION PARTNER TO ACTIVATE INMARSAT’S JET CONNEX SERVICE

Satcom Direct was the first Business Aviation distribution partner to prove its services and transmit data over Inmarsat’s new Ka-band Global Xpress network via the Inmarsat-5 F-1, F-2 and F-3 satellites.

31/05/2016JET AVIATION DUBAI RECEIVES EASA AND GCAA APPROVALS FOR ITS NON-DESTRUCTIVE TESTING

Jet Aviation Dubai has secured approvals from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for its Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) Shop.

31/05/2016SECOND NEW-PRODUCTION DORNIER 228 AIRCRAFT FOR AURIGNY

Dornier 228 OEM RUAG Aviation has received a new order from Guernsey’s flag carrier airline Aurigny Air Services Ltd. for a second Dornier 228 aircraft, following the on-schedule delivery of the first aircraft at the end of last year.

30/05/2016MARSHALL CONGRATULATES HONDA AIRCRAFT ON EUROPEAN EASA AWARD AS IT FORMALLY ACCEPTS ITS HONDAJET

Marshall Aircraft Sales congratulated Mr. Michimasa Fujino, founding president and CEO of Honda Aircraft Company, as the company formally accepted the keys to its newly European EASA certificated new HondaJet at the EBACE Show in Geneva.

30/05/2016BELL HELICOPTER CONTINUES TO DRIVE GROWTH IN HEAVY MAINTENANCE

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced that its facility in Singapore successfully completed 5,000 hour inspections and customization for two Bell 412EPs for a private customer located in Australia.

27/05/2016JET AVIATION DUBAI RECEIVES GCAA APPROVAL FOR A320 SERIES AIRCRAFT

Jet Aviation Dubai has been approved by the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to support Airbus A320 series aircraft. The company already holds Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval and is currently working to secure European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval.

26/05/2016ROCKWELL COLLINS AWARDS JET AVIATION FOR DELIVERY OF 10 VIP AIRCRAFT

Rockwell Collins recognized Jet Aviation Basel for delivery of ten VIP aircraft equipped with its Venue™ cabin management and entertainment system during an award ceremony at EBACE 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland. Jet Aviation Basel has delivered five “green” completions, including an Airbus A340-600, A319, A320, BBJ and a BBJ2, and five Venue retrofits on a 747-400 and four BBJs.

26/05/2016SATCOM DIRECT RECEIVES INITIAL STC FOR ITS LATEST HARDWARE INNOVATION

The initial supplemental type certificate (STC) was received from the FAA allowing installation of the SD WiFi Hub on Citation CJ3 aircraft. Additional STCs are in progress for the Hub, the standalone router and wi-fi solution for small to mid-size aircraft and enhancement to the Satcom Direct Router (SDR) for larger aircraft.