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18/03/2020

London Oxford Airport welcomed the Embraer EMB-195 E2 ‘Profit Hunter’ Demonstrator on the evening of 16 March. Showcasing its unique characteristics to land on shorter runways, it is the largest commercial airliner ever to land at Oxford Airport.  During late 2010, Oxford Airport was a temporary home to an Embraer Lineage 1000 (a VIP version […]

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13/12/2019

Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced the delivery of the first of 12 Bell 505 helicopters to Horizon International Flight Academy per an agreement signed in November at the Dubai Air Show. The 505 was configured for flight training, fully equipped with an integrated glass cockpit that enables pilots in training […]

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19/11/2019

Bell Helicopter’s Autonomous Pod Transport (APT) 70 has conducted envelope expansion with a 60lb payload in tow with plans to expand to 70lbs, the maximum payload for the vehicle.   The demonstration was in response to PMA-263 Tactical Resupply Unmanned Aircraft Systems (TRUAS) Challenge. The challenge will be hosted in Yuma, Arizona early next year. “We’re […]

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11/11/2019

Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, signed an agreement with the Army Partnership for Youth Success Program (PaYS) during a Veterans Day ceremony at the Bell Forth Worth headquarters. PaYS helps prepare active-duty soldiers for careers outside the Army by connecting them with potential employers. Bell currently employees more than 1,300 veterans, […]

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22/10/2019

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, has received supplemental type certificate (STC) approval for the Gogo AVANCE L5 connectivity system upgrade for its Cessna Citation X+, Citation Sovereign+ and Citation Latitude business jets. Aircraft equipped with Gogo AVANCE L5 will experience faster inflight connectivity speeds and an enhanced network to support on-the-go business needs. This […]

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22/10/2019

Daher’s latest member in its family of TBM very fast turboprop aircraft – the TBM 940 – has logged 35 orders since its official launch in March of this year, with more than 20 of these autothrottle-equipped airplanes already delivered. The TBM 940 program update was provided today during Daher’s media briefing at the 2019 […]

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22/10/2019

Embraer, an industry leader in adopting connectivity solutions, has received Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for the Gogo AVANCE L5, the most capable inflight Wi-Fi system from Gogo Business Aviation (NASDAQ: GOGO), on the Phenom 300. The Phenom 300 is the first aircraft from Embraer to receive an FAA approval for an in-service fleet STC for […]

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23/09/2019

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced it has achieved Type Certification by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its innovative super-midsize jet, the Cessna Citation Longitude, paving the way for customer deliveries. “With the broadest lineup of business aviation platforms available worldwide, today Textron Aviation welcomes the Longitude into the esteemed […]

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16/05/2019

Catherine Guillouard, President and CEO of the French RATP Group and Guillaume Faury, Airbus Chief Executive Officer (CEO) have signed a partnership agreement to explore the feasibility of urban air mobility services (UAM : Urban Air Mobility) in Île-de-France. This project aims to provide point-to-point services to travelers by offering them the best service innovations […]

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25/06/2019

The American division of Montreal-headquartered MSB Global Ressources, MGR has begun implementation of phase one of an ambitious strategic growth plan, which will see the company evolve both in terms of office size and number of employees. The Wichita, KS. facility has already moved to a 4,500 square feet location and plans include recruiting a […]

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14/06/2019

In March 2019, Kopter transferred its third prototype (P3) together with a team composed of 20 flight test engineers, pilots and mechanics to Sicily to set up an additional flight test base in Pozzallo. Pozzallo provides the perfect operational conditions to conduct the SH09 intensive flight test campaign needed in the frame of certification. It […]

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28/06/2019

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc.  (NYSE:TXT) company, celebrated its leadership of the light jet segment with the delivery of the 300th Cessna Citation CJ4, the industry’s top performing aircraft in this segment. The milestone aircraft was delivered today to McNeilus Steel, based in Dodge Center, Minnesota. “The Citation CJ4 continues to be a standout […]

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23/05/2019

Piper Aircraft, Inc. has realigned and expanded the Sales and Service territories for three key, independent Piper dealer partners located in the Western U.S.  The restructuring will enhance Piper’s customer ownership experience throughout the region. Cutter Aviation, a Piper dealer for 25 years, with corporate headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona, now has an expanded territory that […]

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21/05/2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced the Gulfstream G650TM and flagship Gulfstream G650ERTM have been certified for steep approach by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration, allowing the ultralong-range aircraft to access even more airports worldwide. “With the G650ER’s proven performance, our customers consistently arrive first to their destinations and now have even more flexibility,” said Mark Burns, […]

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20/05/2019

FlightSafety International announces that Dassault Aviation has renewed the Certificate of Approval that names FlightSafety as an authorized training provider in accordance with the Falcon Training Policy Manual. FlightSafety was the first to receive a Dassault Authorized Training Provider Certificate in 2011. “We are pleased and honored to serve as an authorized training provider for […]

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