02/06/2020

Luxaviation Group, one of the largest private aircraft operators worldwide headquartered in Luxembourg, has announced the acquisition of the prestigious Paris- Le Bourget VIP Terminal (FBO), from Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur (ACA) Group and handled by its Sky Valet France company. With the acquisition of the VIP Terminal FBO, Luxaviation Group demonstrates its leadership […]

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02/06/2020

Epic Aircraft confirmed it has completed delivery of its first two E1000 all composite, single-engine turboprop aircraft, following the successful conclusion of its FAA Type Certification program last year. “Completing these deliveries is a tremendous milestone for our company and our customers. The E1000 is a remarkable aircraft and seeing the enthusiasm of our owners […]

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02/06/2020

magniX, the company powering the electric aviation revolution, and AeroTEC, a leading independent company focused on aerospace testing, engineering and certification, announced the successful flight of an all-electric Cessna Grand Caravan 208B. The successful flight of the eCaravan, magnified by a 750-horsepower (560 kW) magni500 propulsion system, took place at the AeroTEC Flight Test Center […]

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01/06/2020

Satcom Direct (SD), the business aviation solutions provider, has signed a deal making it the preferred connectivity supplier for Avcon Jet, the Austria-headquartered aircraft management and charter operator. SD is now supplying connectivity tools for the company, including voice and data services, flight deck communications and cybersecurity solutions. Avcon Jet manages a growing mixed fleet, […]

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29/05/2020

Constant Aviation has completed its 17th 7,500-cycle inspection of the Bombardier Challenger 300, more than any other MRO in the world. With nearly 800 Challenger 300 series aircraft having been delivered worldwide since 2004 , making it the world’s top-selling super midsized aircraft, many are reaching 7,500 flight cycles, an important midlife milestone. Constant Aviation’s […]

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29/05/2020

The Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) station of Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited, completed a 4C inspection on a Gulfstream G650ER in the midst of our battle against COVID-19 and working within all of the unprecedented aviation safety constrains and measures. “Although the CoVID-19 pandemic has taken us all by surprise by its severity and resiliency, […]

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29/05/2020

Leonardo’s U.S. subsidiary, Selex ES Inc., developer of surveillance, en route navigation, and precision approach and landing systems, was recently awarded a contract by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to continue to build USA’s Distance Measuring Equipment (DME).  The contract has a one-year base period and two one-year option periods.  Along with the previous FAA […]

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29/05/2020

Kopter has announced that MSH/Kopter chief test pilot Richard Trueman passed away. The announcement further said Trueman’s contributions have been absolutely key in the development of the SH09 program. He joined the company in 2015 and was proud to claim that he was “the only pilot to have flown all SH09 prototypes: P1, P2 and […]

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29/05/2020

The European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) has expanded its partnership with Osprey Flight Solutions to provide EBAA operator members access to live alerts on emerging incidents, events and situations that have an impact on the aviation security environment.  The extended partnership allows EBAA operator members to gain access to  Osprey’s premium standard & critical alerts, […]

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28/05/2020

Avion Express Malta has reached another landmark in its development – the company obtained the Part 129 Operation Specification approval, issued by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), to conduct passenger flights to and from the United States. The Maltese company will now be able to make wet-lease agreements with companies throughout North America. In order to […]

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28/05/2020

Trimec Aviation announced it is adding Gulfstream GIV and GIV-SP capabilities to its growing list of business aircraft maintenance services. As a Certified Part 145 Repair Station (#18TR248C), Trimec Aviation also has technical expertise with G150 and G200 models as well as the legacy Astra series. The new GIV services will focus on scheduled and […]

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28/05/2020

Euro Jet announced that as of May 22, Serbia lifted their Covid-19 travel restrictions regarding travelling into the country. Incoming visitors are no longer required to have a negative Covid-19 test upon entry, nor do they have to self-isolate or be quarantined. Foreign nationals no longer need a special permit to enter the country and […]

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28/05/2020

In light of economic pressures and the recent global pandemic, the Basel-based FBO has announced that it will close its Maintenance department by latest August 1st 2020. CEO Claudio Lasagni reports: “Business aviation has undoubtedly been facing challenges for a while now and the Corona pandemic has certainly not been in our favour. It’s with […]

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28/05/2020

King Aerospace is outgrowing its four hangars’ 200,000 square feet of space at the 2,900-acre Ardmore Industrial Airpark, northeast of Ardmore, OK. The company has enjoyed consistent year-over-year growth in its services, which include maintenance, avionics, paint and interior refurbishment King Aerospace is finalizing plans to build a new hangar that will add 90,000 square […]

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27/05/2020

While the US celebrated emergency medical services (EMS) personnel and recognized their unrelenting commitment to caring for patients in the third week of May, Bell Helicopters took the opportunity to congratulate the dedicated teams that provide patients with immediate treatment, transportation and access to medical care. The paramedics and pilots that answer these calls take […]

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