20/03/2018

Building on a 20-year relationship, Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS) has renewed its passenger processing solutions with Rockwell Collins, adopting new passenger technologies that will advance its technological position well into the future. “Our team is constantly evaluating the airport’s infrastructure and operations seeking ways to enhance customer service, maximize efficiencies and increase flexibility,” […]

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19/03/2018

Vector Aerospace Africa (Pty) Ltd., a StandardAero company located in Lanseria, Johannesburg, South Africa, has secured European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) aircraft maintenance organization (AMO) certification for its engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility. Opened in 2010 and located at Lanseria International Airport, the shop is a Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) PT6A Designated […]

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26/03/2018

Next week, Euro Jet’s Director of Operations, Paul Lourenco will be speaking at the NBAA’s International Operators Conference. Paul will speak on Tuesday, March 27 as a panelist during the Session entitled: Russia, China, and the Stans. The session is hosted and organized by Phil Linebaugh of the Houston based company International Trip Planning Services. […]

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20/03/2018

MTU Aero Engines AG launches a new brand to improve transparency in services for gas turbine customers. The new brand is called MTU Power and consolidates the existing gas turbine engineering, manufacturing and aftermarket expertise and services from the business units Aero Solutions, Brush Seals and MTU Maintenance at MTU. The overall aim is to […]

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26/02/2018

FlightSafety International now offers FAA-approved Part 142 Night Vision Goggle initial and recurrent training in simulators for helicopters built by Airbus Helicopters, Bell Helicopter and Sikorsky at its Learning Centers in Dallas, Texas; Denver, Colorado; Lafayette, Louisiana; and Stavanger, Norway. The simulators are NVG qualified by the FAA’s National Simulator Program. The qualification was received […]

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27/03/2018

Lufthansa Bombardier Aviation Services, the Bombardier Business Aircraft service centre in Berlin, developed and completed a new FAA and EASA approved solution for FANS communication via Inmarsat satcom on a Challenger 604 aircraft. So far FANS were only operable with Iridium-Satcom on this aircraft type. “Instead of re-equipping a complete new satcom system, customers now […]

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22/03/2018

Constant Aviation, a national full-service MRO, and Innov8 Cabin Solutions (Innov8) , a supplier of affordable and flexible cabin upgrade products, have entered into an Agreement naming Constant Aviation the launch dealer for the debut of Innov8’s CABINFLEX (“CFLEX”) COMMAND and CAST cabin control and entertainment product solutions. The CFLEX COMMAND and CFLEX CAST, which […]

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21/03/2018

Throughout the month of April, the Garmin aviation team will be visiting select locations throughout the midwest and southeastern regions, displaying the GFC 500 digital autopilot, Garmin’s cost-effective retrofit autopilot solution that brings unprecedented levels of capability, reliability and affordability to light single-engine, fixed-wing general aviation aircraft. Built upon our popular G5 electronic flight instrument, […]

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20/03/2018

Duncan Aviation announced the acquisition of MRO repair services from Capital Avionics. This acquisition bolsters Duncan Aviation’s recent designation as one of only four BendixKing service partners in North America, and 14 worldwide authorized to repair, overhaul and sell BendixKing components. Duncan Aviation has 50 years of experience supporting and servicing BendixKing components and has […]

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22/02/2018

Robinson has added Garmin’s new G500H TXi displays to its R44 and R66 options. The two TXi displays add touchscreen functionality to Garmin’s popular G500H system, and consolidate PFD/MFD information on to a single screen. The upgraded displays provide increased resolution and interface with Garmin’s GTN 6xx/7xx touchscreen GPS series. The GDU (Garmin Display Unit) […]

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27/03/2018

Universal Avionics announces FAA and EASA sign-off for Authorized Dealer, Chicago Jet Group’s amendment of their AML STC to include the ATN B1 Module for the UniLink® UL-800/801 Communications Management Unit. Transport Canada and ANAC approvals are imminent. Operators can now upgrade for Aeronautical Telecommunications Network Baseline 1 (ATN B1) CPDLC and Context Management functions […]

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23/03/2018

Sichuan Services Aero Engine Maintenance Company (SSAMC), the joint venture between Air China and CFM International (CFM), has inaugurated a new 43,880 -square meter facility, expanding its maintenance, repair, and overhaul capability for CFM56 and LEAP engines to 300 engines per year. “The expanded capacity of the new facility will further enhance SSAMC’s capability to […]

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22/03/2018

Universal Avionics Systems Corporation announces that Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) is in the process of completing the acquisition of Universal Avionics through an asset acquisition agreement. The parties have received the applicable government approvals and the closing is anticipated to occur in the coming weeks. Under the ownership of Elbit Systems, Universal […]

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