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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08/02/2018

StandardAero is once again demonstrating its industry leadership in the world of in-flight connectivity, utilizing Ka-band technology with the development of another first-of-type program using the Honeywell JetWave™ satellite communications system and Inmarsat’s Global Xpress (GX) Ka-band satellite network for the Gulfstream GV aircraft. Just recently, StandardAero completed its STC for the GV model, which […]

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27/03/2018

Duncan Aviation recently expanded its initiatives to support the Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) by signing an agreement with Robotic Skies. The Robotic Skies agreement is consistent with Duncan Aviation’s efforts to focus on the need of larger unmanned airframes for maintenance and repair. “We anticipate that as commercial unmanned systems increase in size and mission […]

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22/03/2018

It took just six months for Gogo Business Aviation (NASDAQ: GOGO), the leading global provider of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation, to reach a major milestone with the 100th installation of a Gogo AVANCETM L5 system. The install was recently completed by Constant Aviation on an Embraer Legacy 500 for a prestigious mid-west […]

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21/03/2018

MTU Maintenance, one of the world’s leading providers of services for commercial aero engines, and their new customer Tunisair Technics have signed a five year maintenance agreement for the airline’s CFM56-5B/-7B engines. The contract covers maintenance, repair and overhaul, on-site services and spare engine leasing  support. Tunisair is the Tunisian flag carrier and Tunisair Technics […]

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19/03/2018

Piper Aircraft Inc. and its recently appointed Chilean dealer, Aeroneed, are collaborating to display the M600, the company’s flagship product, at the upcoming FIDAE, to be held April 3-8. This will be the first time that an M600 has been on display at an event in South America. Prior to and following FIDAE, the M600 […]

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07/02/2018

West Star Aviation announced its acquisition of St. Louis Hangar Downtown Airport (KCPS). The location will be fully operational and open to current and future customers by mid-February of 2018. The 43,000 sq. ft. hangar will operate as an extension to West Star’s current full-service facility in East Alton, IL (ALN). The capabilities include maintenance […]

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