10/10/2018

“VR makes possible a number of tasks that Bell’s Innovation Team had never dreamt of before. While it’s impossible to bring a hundred different helicopter platforms and configurations into a sales meeting, VR provides the next best thing.” Bell recently attended the VR/AR Global Summit to discuss the practical use of incorporating Virtual Reality (VR) […]

Read more »
23/11/2018

Kopter Group AG (Kopter) has commenced the next phase of its helicopter development and certification program with its latest SH09 prototype number 3 (P3). P3 has achieved the necessary technical clearance and regulatory compliance to start flight tests. Designed in Switzerland and assembled at the Kopter facility at Mollis airfield, it incorporates several improvements and […]

Read more »
10/10/2018

Lufthansa Technik AG complements its support portfolio for the Boeing 787 by adding overhaul capabilities and the availability of exchange shipsets for this aircraft type’s landing gears. This decision underlines Lufthansa Technik’s approach of offering an extremely comprehensive support portfolio for this modern commercial aircraft and continuously extending its services for it. Preparations are underway […]

Read more »
17/10/2018

Shell Aviation confirms the expansion of its fuelling network to Penang International Airport, Malaysia. The announcement sees Shell Aviation grow its presence in Malaysia, with refuelling and other services now being provided at seven airports across the country. Alongside its world class operational and refuelling services, Shell Aviation has also helped to enhance supply security […]

Read more »
10/10/2018

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced it has opened a Sales and Design Center in Midtown Manhattan. The nearly 8,500-square-foot/790-square-meter space expands Gulfstream’s portfolio of showrooms and sales offices intended to enhance the customer experience with centralized locations and white-glove sales and design service. Gulfstream’s Manhattan Sales and Design Center serves one of the world’s busiest business-aviation […]

Read more »
22/11/2018

Bombardier announced the latest addition to its expanding Services and Support network – a line maintenance station (LMS) located at Le Bourget Airport near Paris, France. The new facility is the seventh line maintenance station to be opened in the past 18 months, further strengthening Bombardier’s OEM support services offering for its growing European customer […]

Read more »
10/10/2018

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the initial phase of integration between the Garmin Pilot™ app and the popular FltPlan.com web portal. As a result of Garmin’s acquisition of FltPlan.com in August, both companies have made rapid progress in merging portfolios. Beginning next week, pilots will be able to […]

Read more »
22/11/2018

Avfuel welcomes Koury Aviation FBO, Piedmont Triad International Airport’s new fixed-base operator, to its branded Network of Independents. Koury Aviation expanded from its charter operations into full FBO services this fall. “We’re excited to be able to expand our services for the general aviation community,” said Bradford Koury, Koury Aviation FBO’s president. “As the independent […]

Read more »
09/10/2018

Duncan Aviation is pleased to announce the signing of a new PRES (Parts Reclamation Engine Surplus) agreement with Honeywell Aerospace. This agreement applies to Honeywell TFE731-2 & -3 engines and engine parts and re-authorizes Duncan Aviation to purchase, inspect, repair as necessary, and recertify serviceable parts using Honeywell technical information. All parts are returned to […]

Read more »
17/10/2018

Flightdocs, Inc., the leading provider of cloud-based aircraft maintenance tracking, compliance, inventory, and flight operations management services, has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Asset Insight to pair the Flightdocs Enterprise™ solution with eValues™, a powerful web-based system that allows users to obtain aircraft value and marketability in real-time. With current market value, […]

Read more »
09/10/2018

Pattonair, the leading global supply chain provider to the aerospace industry, has been listed for the first time in the annual Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 league table, which ranks the UK’s top performing midmarket private companies with the biggest sales. The Derby headquartered company which employs over 1000 people worldwide, achieved a […]

Read more »
17/10/2018

Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), announced that Royal Dutch Touring Club ANWB has selected Pratt & Whitney Canada’s PW206B3 engine to power the three new Airbus H135P3s, the club is acquiring to renew its fleet of emergency medical services (EMS) helicopters. “The twin-engine Airbus H135 helicopter and the PW206 […]

Read more »
09/10/2018

Three years after Duncan Aviation and Rockwell Collins first announced their partnership to upgrade the Citation CJ3 aircraft with the Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion® integrated avionics suite. Operators who sign up with Duncan Aviation before December 31, 2018, will receive a baseline installed price of $335,000 for the Rockwell Collins CJ3 Pro Line Fusion […]

Read more »
09/10/2018

FlightSafety International and Global Simulation Incorporated have been awarded a contract to provide 10 Mixed Reality Training Systems for the T-38C program. The new training systems will be installed at Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training (ENJJPT), 80th Flying Training Wing, Sheppard AFB, TX early next year. The 80th Flying Training Wing hosts the world’s only […]

Read more »