18/01/2018

The annual World Economic Forum (WEF) will bring next week, business leaders from around the world to the Swiss town of Davos, and Air Charter Service predicts more than 1,000 private jet flights over the five days. Andy Christie Group Director for Executive Jets, says: “Unlike other popular events attracting private jets – such as […]

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15/12/2017

2017’s December marks the tenth anniversary of the first Kodiak 100 delivery for Quest Aircraft, the Idaho-based manufacturer of the 10-seat turbine STOL aircraft. Over the course of the past ten years, the Kodiak has earned a reputation as a highly rugged and technologically advanced single-engine turboprop. By the end of this year, 235 Kodiaks […]

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14/12/2017

Jet Aviation’s MRO facility at Seletar Aerospace Park in Singapore has been designated a Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) Authorized Warranty Repair Facility and BBJ Factory Authorized Service Center (ASC), joining the company’s previously appointed BBJ ASCs in Basel, Dubai and Geneva. The MRO facility in Singapore has also received EASA approval for the Gulfstream G650. […]

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14/12/2017

As the geared turbofans (GTFs) of the first generation are busy clocking up mileage in revenue service, MTU Aero Engines engineers already have their hands full working on the second generation: Under the European Union’s Clean Sky 2 research project, Germany’s leading engine manufacturer continues to enhance the fuel-efficient, low-emission, low-noise propulsion system, developing new […]

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30/10/2017

In conjunction with the rollout of its 4G LTE-based network, SmartSky Networks recently enabled multiple subject matter experts to experience, firsthand, the unmatched power of its patented inflight connectivity during flights on its Cessna Citation Excel in the skies above Las Vegas. A number of OEMs, MROs, potential partners and Early Bird customers attending the […]

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14/12/2017

Oriens Aviation, the exclusive British Isles Pilatus Centre, has reinforced its commitment to the world’s best-selling single engine turboprop (SET), the Pilatus PC-12 and the growing SET commercial operations’ market in Europe by acquiring Avalon Aero’s business aviation MRO facility at London Biggin Hill Airport. The business will be formally renamed and inaugurated as Oriens […]

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30/10/2017

Bombardier Business Aircraft announced that its Service Centre at London Biggin Hill Airport completed its first nose-to-tail service package since the facility’s inauguration in May 2017. The extensive maintenance package was completed on a Global 6000 aircraft and included the industry’s first Ka-band high-speed internet with Rockwell Collins Airborne Data Router (ADR) retrofit. This was […]

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14/12/2017

Odyssey Aviation Kissimmee (KISM) at Kissimmee Gateway Airport will be a member of the elite Paragon Network™ as of January 1st, 2018. Odyssey Aviation Kissimmee’s first-class FBO offers an executive lobby, private pilot lounge, flight planning office with WSI weather briefing, and more! Their ramp can handle up to a 737-400 and has 100,000 sq. […]

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30/10/2017

Sheltair, one of the nation’s leading privately-owned aviation development companies, is partnering up with a four-wheeled friend for a good cause: Racing for Cancer, which was formed to unite motorsports fans around the world to help those afflicted with cancer and to promote early detection and prevention initiatives that support the global fight against cancer. […]

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14/12/2017

Banyan Pilot Shop based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport hosted an aviation career day on Saturday, December 9, 2017.  Despite the cold and rainy weather, 67 people showed up to network with the flight schools and colleges.  They also had the opportunity to speak with Arlisa Jernigan, Banyan’s Director of People Relations, about Banyan job […]

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