MRO

03/04/2019

StandardAero has recently been selected by Commuter Air Technology (CAT) to provide support services for Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-60A engines installed on King Air 350 aircraft operated by the company.  Under the multi-year agreement, StandardAero will provide CAT with PT6A-60A maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services from its Designated Overhaul Facility (DOF) with Distribution […]

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07/05/2019

MTU Aero Engines AG and the Government of the Republic of Serbia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with regard to the company’s intention to set up a new industrial site in Serbia today. The Serbian government strongly supports this new venture, which will most likely be located in the Belgrade region. Due to ongoing […]

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09/04/2019

Lufthansa Aviation Training (LAT) is investing a total of EUR 89 million in pilot training equipment and in the infrastructure of its own training locations to meet the high customer demand. Currently, Lufthansa Aviation Training operates 54 full flight simulators (FFS), and, with a load factor of around 90 percent, achieves a peak value in […]

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23/04/2019

FAI Technik GmbH, the maintenance division of Germany’s FAI Aviation Group, has now received FAA approval for its EASA Part 145 licence. With the certificate in place, the company is fully authorized to perform maintenance, repair and overhaul on US registered business aviation aircraft at its Albrecht Duerer Airport headquarters in Nuremberg. This latest licence […]

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16/04/2019

Duncan Aviation announced that the Duncan Family Trust has gifted $56,000 to Western Michigan University for the ongoing annual award of a Duncan Aviation Maintenance Scholarship. With this endowment gift, WMU will make available an annual scholarship of up to $2,500 for a student enrolled in the university’s four-year aviation maintenance program. In addition to […]

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08/04/2019

Global investment firm The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) announced today that it has closed its purchase of StandardAero from Veritas Capital. StandardAero is a global provider of repair and maintenance services to the aviation industry. “StandardAero has established itself as one of the true leaders in the MRO industry,” said Adam J. Palmer, Managing Director […]

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12/04/2019

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) granted Lufthansa Bombardier Aviation Services (LBAS) the approval to perform Line Maintenance Services and AOG services for the Bombardier Global 7500 business jet. Whilst Bombardier is delivering its newest and largest aircraft type to the first customers, Lufthansa Bombardier Aviation Services (LBAS) is now ready to offer services for […]

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04/04/2019

SR Technics, a world leading MRO service provider, has successfully completed a galley conversion project for the leasing company AerCap. SR Technics is the only EASA DOA that currently provides this solution. The SR Technics Engineering team’s innovative proposal to modify the galleys on five Boeing 777-300ERs convinced AerCap to upgrade to the popular ATLAS […]

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12/04/2019

Euro Jet is ready to support your flights related to the “Future of Europe Summit,” which will take place this May 9, 2019 in Sibiu, Romania. Romania, the host country, currently presides over the Council of the European Union until the end of June 2019. Sibiu, located 300 kilometers northwest of Romania’s capital city, Bucharest, […]

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11/04/2019

Lufthansa has presented its new livery on a Boeing 747-400 in February 2018. Since then, over 40 aircraft of the fleet have been repainted to the new color scheme or joined the fleet as new aircraft in the new colors of the airline. Part of the Lufthansa training subsidiary’s Lufthansa Aviation Training (LAT) fleet will […]

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27/03/2019

Nuremberg, Germany-based MRO, FAI Technik GmbH, part of the FAI Aviation Group, has selected Collins Aerospace’s latest VenueTM cabin management system and high definition entertainment system for its latest Bombardier BD700 Global Express cabin refurbishment project, named “Project Pearl.”  Project Pearl represents one of the most extensive refurbishment projects for the type. The five month […]

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27/03/2019

Jet Maintenance Solutions (Jet MS), a global provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) solutions for business and regional aviation, a part of Avia Solutions Group, became one of the first MRO companies worldwide to complete the 7800 landings inspection on a Bombardier Challenger 604 (CL604) type aircraft as there are only 5-10 […]

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21/03/2019

SR Technics, a world leading MRO service provider, has renewed a wheels and brakes service contract with its longstanding customer Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) covering its Airbus fleet for the next five years. The new agreement covers the maintenance and availability of wheels and brakes for both SWISS and Edelweiss Airbus A320, A330 and […]

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13/03/2019

One year after announcing its agreement with Honeywell to serve as the only authorized TFE731 heavy engine maintenance facility located in the Europe, Middle East, Africa and India (EMEAI) region, StandardAero’s Fleetlands UK facility has also been granted European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification by the UK Civil Aviation Authority. The EASA approval follows Honeywell’s certification […]

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12/03/2019

Jet Aviation receives GACA Part 151 certificate of compliance from the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) in Saudi Arabia for its FBO facility in Jeddah. Ground service providers wanting to operate in the Kingdom of Saudi must earn this certificate. GACA implemented a certification requirement and process in March 2016, mandating all ground service […]

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