09/01/2018

Piper Aircraft has announced FAA certification of the G1000 NXi next generation integrated flight deck on both the M500 single engine turboprop and M350 pressurized, single-engine piston and is set to offer it as a retrofit option (via STC) for fielded G1000 equipped Matrix, Mirage (M350), and Meridian (M500) aircraft later this year. The G1000 […]

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18/04/2018

The London Heliport, London’s only licensed heliport, handled 11,900 total movements (including exempted movements) in 2017, representing a 5% increase in activity, slightly less than 2016. The trend toward medium to large twin-engined executive helicopter movements also continued into 2017 with types like the Leonardo AW169 recently becoming available for public charter for the first […]

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02/02/2018

TAG Farnborough Airport has announced a record increase in air traffic movements (ATM), reporting the highest ever growth in the history of TAG Farnborough Airport for the month of January with an increase of 17.9 per cent in January 2018.  This follows a year of significant growth with 2017 being the airport’s busiest year since […]

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08/01/2018

Banyan Air Service (KFXE) will host a free Garmin seminar on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.  The seminar will be presented by Dave Brown and Joseph Stewart of Garmin and will cover Garmin’s latest retrofit display solutions for Part 25 and Part 23 Turbine aircraft including G5000, G1000 NXi, and […]

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18/04/2018

Blackhawk has received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval for the King Air 350 XP67A Engine+ Upgrade. Keys to the upgrade include two factory-new Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-67A engines and new 5-blade composite propeller assemblies and spinners from MT-Propellers, which meet the stringent EASA noise level requirements. Training, support, and a five year/2,500 hour […]

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01/02/2018

EPIC Fuels, a fuel supplier with more than 78 years of experience, is sponsoring a special row of exhibits at the 2018 NBAA Schedulers and Dispatchers Conference in Long Beach, California, February 6-8. The row will feature top-tier FBOs from the EPIC Fuels and UVair FBO Networks in North America as well as exhibits highlighting […]

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18/04/2018

London Oxford Airport, ranked the fifth busiest UK business airport in the UK and amongst the top 20 in Europe, is among a handful of UK business airports that have seen consistent growth post the financial crash of 2007. According to Eurocontrol figures published last month, London Stansted (with its five FBOs) leads the ‘most […]

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08/01/2018

West Star Aviation is pleased to announce it has finalized its Service Center agreement with Embraer Executive Jets at its full-service state-of-the-art maintenance facility in Chattanooga, TN at KCHA. This agreement is for Embraer Base Maintenance on Phenom 100/300, Legacy 450/500 and Legacy 600/650. The Chattanooga facility will offer interior refurbishment, avionics, avionics installation and […]

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18/04/2018

CAE announced at the 2018 World Aviation Training Symposium (WATS) the expansion of its pilot training capacity in the Americas through the deployment of three brand new full-flight simulators (FFSs) across its network – one Airbus A320 FFS for CAE Montreal, one A320 FFS for CAE Mexico, and one Bombardier Q400 FFS for CAE Vancouver. […]

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01/02/2018

Duncan Aviation, in agreement with Avidyne Corporation, is pleased to announce an extension to its repair service agreement designating the company as the exclusive worldwide provider of repair services for Avidyne’s MHD300 MHD (Multi-Hazard Display), EX600 MFD (Multi-Function Display), and ATD150 ½-3-ATI Traffic Display. “This agreement expands the great working relationship we have enjoyed with […]

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17/04/2018

Jet Aviation recently received industry’s first EASA Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for Ka-band system integration on a Boeing 747-400 in Basel. The company is also working on Satcom SBB and Live TV systems installations. It recently demonstrated compliance with the latest EASA bird strike requirement on the Rockwell Collins Live TV Radome. Jet Aviation is […]

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08/01/2018

Gediminas Ziemelis, the Chairman of the Board at Avia Solutions Group, has released an end-of-year post, stating that ‘2017 was interesting, but 2018 will blow our minds’. In his post, Ziemelis says: “The air transport industry in 2017 was definitely a ride to remember: travel bans, laptop bans, a handful of bankruptcies, all at the […]

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17/04/2018

One year on since Business Aviation Asia Ltd. (BAA) and Luxaviation pooled their expertise to form a strategic global alliance, the two world-leading business aviation companies have further extended their combined international network to deliver service excellence across the globe. The companies have a joint stand # H1122 at ABACE. The strategic partnership, announced in […]

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01/02/2018

StandardAero has been authorized by Honeywell Aerospace as the exclusive provider in the Europe, Middle East, Africa and India (EMEAI) region for major maintenance repair and overhaul services (MRO) for the Honeywell TFE731 family of turbofan engines. The new agreement authorizes StandardAero to be the only maintenance facility, located in the EMEAI region, licensed to […]

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