24/04/2018

StandardAero has appointed Marc Drobny as President of the company’s Business Aviation division. Drobny replaces Marc McGowan who is retiring, after six years with StandardAero. Drobny most recently served as President of Executive Jet Management (EJM), the aircraft management and charter division of the Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary NetJets Inc, and one of the largest business […]

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24/04/2018

First Bell 505 to be operated in Mexico will be used to support tourism and executive transportation. Bell 505 deliveries have included six continents worldwide. The Bell 505s multi-mission performance continues to attract attention from tourism, law enforcement and utility operators. “The Bell 505 works for us because of its high and hot performance and […]

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24/04/2018

Conklin & de Decker has announced that its 2018 State Tax Guide for General Aviation (“State Tax Guide”) is now offered through an online web-based application in addition to the windows-based program. State Tax Guide subscribers now have the option of staying up to date on any state tax law change that occurs and can […]

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23/04/2018

Safran Helicopter Engines has received EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) engine type certification for its Arriel 2H engine, installed in the Avicopter AC312E. This Arriel variant was selected in 2015 to power this helicopter developed by AVIC Harbin Aircraft Industry Group, a subsidiary of Avic (Aviation Industry Corporation of China). The AC312E made its maiden […]

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23/04/2018

Millennium International is pleased to announce it has finalized the completion of a 1,050 sq. ft. Class 100 clean room as an expansion of its existing 9,500 sq. ft. facility in Lee’s Summit, MO. A clean room is an environment used in aerospace semiconductor engineering applications with low levels of environmental pollutants such as dust, […]

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23/04/2018

Latitude Technologies, the premier global supplier of flight data monitoring, flight following, and satcom solutions has received EASA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) on Bombardier’s Dash-8 model aircraft for all Latitude SkyNode SATCOM models, including the latest Safety Services Voice TSO’d S200-012 ATS system. The STC also supports the installation of the IONode Flight Data Monitoring […]

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20/04/2018

Safran Helicopter Engines has received EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) engine type certification for its Ardiden 3C. Powering the Avicopter AC352, the engine has been jointly developed and built by Safran Helicopter Engines, Dongan and HAPRI, parts of the Aero Engine Corporation of China (AECC) consortium. Known in China as the WZ16, it should be […]

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20/04/2018

Textron Aviation Inc., will welcome former NASA astronaut and Space Shuttle Commander Charlie Precourt as the keynote speaker to headline its 2018 customer conference, which will be held May 14-16 in Wichita, Kansas. “I am delighted to welcome Charlie Precourt as our keynote speaker and to hear him share his firsthand experiences earned through a […]

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20/04/2018

StandardAero recently signed a new, three-year maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) agreement to provide support for 17 Honeywell 36-150RJ auxiliary power units (APUs) equipping Air Georgian’s fleet of CRJ100/200 aircraft. The services will be provided at StandardAero’s Maryville, Tennessee facility. StandardAero is an authorized MRO facility for some of the industry’s most popular APUs, including […]

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20/04/2018

Mexico-based ALE Service Center has completed the first installation of Rockwell Collins’ VenueTM high-definition cabin management and entertainment system in Latin America. The project, completed at the service center’s facility in Toluca, also included the first non-United States (U.S.) installation of StageTM on demand total content delivery solution. “ALE Service Center and Rockwell Collins have […]

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19/04/2018

TBM aircraft owners and operators were introduced to Daher’s revolutionary new smartphone application that significantly enhances operating efficiency, optimizes maintenance management and ensures they are operating their very fast turboprop aircraft to the highest safety standards. Unveiled during a keynote presentation at Germany’s AERO Friedrichshafen general aviation show, the cloud-based “Me & My TBM” app […]

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19/04/2018

FlightSafety International announces a significant upgrade to the flight deck of its simulator used for Bombardier Dash 8 300 aircraft training. The simulator is located at the FlightSafety Learning Center in Toronto, Canada. “This upgrade of our Bombardier Dash 8 300 aircraft simulator reflects FlightSafety’s commitment to provide our Customers with the highest quality training […]

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18/04/2018

Blackhawk Modifications, Inc. has expanded the EASA Approval of the Cessna Caravan XP140 Engine+ Upgrade to include the MT 5-Blade composite propeller and the Aero Acoustics Kit. The approval of this pairing allows European Caravan operators to take advantage of the tremendous performance enhancements offered by these three packages, all while meeting the European noise […]

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