24/05/2018

A little over a month ago, the Japan Coast Guard (JCG) equipped its fleet of four Bell 505 Jet Ranger X with the DART Aerospace Emergency Flotation System and the aircraft have now been accepted by the JCG. Installation of the kits took place in Kagoshima, Kyushu, Japan, where the JCG’s 10th Regional Coast Guard […]

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14/02/2018

Nomad Aviation has received the Registration Certificate for the successful implementation of the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO), which is issued by the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC). The IS-BAO certification was launched in 2002 by the business aviation community and was designed to promote the use of high quality operating practices for […]

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24/05/2018

Embraer will debut the Phenom 100EV business jet at the European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, Switzerland, from May 29 to May 31. The entry-level Phenom 100EV, an evolution of the Phenom 100E, delivers improved performance with modified engines and a new avionics suite. The evolution of Embraer’s very first clean-sheet-design business […]

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07/02/2018

Leading fuel and aviation services provider, World Fuel Services (WFS), has entered into a new long-term partnership with XLR Executive Jet Centres (XLR) to provide fuel and complete technical services to its Birmingham Airport facility. XLR’s corporate aviation facilities at Birmingham Airport include a state-of-the-art executive suite for passengers, dedicated crew facilities, and a 27,000-square […]

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23/05/2018

Peter Brabeck-Letmathe, former Chairman and CEO of the Nestlé Group, accepted the keys to his PC-24, serial number 104. Peter Brabeck-Letmathe is one of the very first owners to fly the brand-new Swiss business jet. Businessman and experienced pilot Peter Brabeck-Letmathe personally took delivery of his PC-24, ordered in 2013, from Oscar J. Schwenk, Chairman […]

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15/03/2018

DART Aerospace has recently announced Transport Canada certification of its Bell 505 Bearpaws. By far the lightest option available on the market for the 505 (as much as 35% lighter than competition), this Bearpaw kit is the ideal solution for operators performing landings on soft and uneven terrains. With the Bell 505 being the 30th […]

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23/05/2018

BBA Aviation plc announced that it will acquire EPIC Aviation LLC, DBA Epic Fuels, a privately-held company with headquarters in Irving, Texas; operations in Salem, Oregon and its subsidiary, QTpod in Boulder, CO. It is anticipated that EPIC Fuels will be a separate operating business within the BBA Aviation portfolio. This acquisition of EPIC Fuels, […]

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13/03/2018

Honeywell Aerospace will be presenting its latest products at the annual Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) International Convention & Trade Show, the largest event of its kind in the world. This year’s AEA Convention will take place March 26–29 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Honeywell Aerospace, along with our avionics subsidiary BendixKing, will offer […]

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23/05/2018

Cutter announced the promotion of Mark Wilson to the newly created position of Pilatus Program Director. In this new role, Mark will be the primary contact and direct all business for our new Pilatus Center which is comprised of our repair stations, Pilatus satellite centers, Pilatus fleet operators, and Pilatus wholesale parts and warranty support […]

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09/03/2018

Honda Aircraft Company has expanded sales of the HondaJet to India with the appointment of Arrow Aircraft Sales and Charters Pvt., Ltd. as an authorized sales representative based in New Delhi, India. Honda Aircraft made the announcement at Begumpet Airport during Wings India, where the HondaJet is making its first-ever appearance. “We are confident that […]

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23/05/2018

Clay Lacy Aviation announced that the company’s Van Nuys Airport headquarters and maintenance facility is now officially certified by The City of Los Angeles as a Green Business and member of the California Green Business Network. This certification signifies that the company is conducting business using strategies aimed at improving employee wellness and productivity, energy […]

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06/03/2018

Textron Aviation Inc, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced the Cessna Citation Longitude completed a non-stop trip from Singapore to Sydney, Australia, demonstrating the outstanding range and payload capabilities of the aircraft. The flight follows the Citation Longitude’s demo tour throughout the Asia-Pacific region and its regional debut at the Singapore Airshow earlier this […]

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23/05/2018

With the mandatory equipping of ADS-B OUT for aircraft flying in controlled European air space only two years away, Flying Colours Corp. has secured approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to install the tracking technology on Bombardier Challenger 300 airframes operating within its jurisdiction. The announcement, made just ahead of EBACE 2018, follows […]

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02/03/2018

Leonardo announced further combined orders for helicopters at HELI-EXPO in Las Vegas for a total of 17 aircraft valued at almost 140 million euro for several customers in various countries and for a range of commercial and public service applications. Contracts include a mix of AW119Kx single engine, AW109 GrandNew and AW109 Trekker light twins, […]

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23/05/2018

Manufacture of the first ACJ320neo  has begun, with elements taking shape across Europe and final assembly due to begin in June, followed by the first delivery of the “green” aircraft to Acropolis Aviation of the UK in the last quarter of this year.  A second ACJ320neo will follow by year-end. Deliveries of the first ACJ319neo, […]

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