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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17/04/2018

CAE announced at the 2018 World Aviation Training Symposium (WATS) the launch of the CAE 600XR Series flight training device (FTD), the latest addition to CAE’s innovative XR Series training equipment suite. The CAE 600XR Series, CAE’s latest generation of FTDs, provides the highest training fidelity in today’s fixed-based training market and sets new standards […]

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05/01/2018

Flying Colours Corp., the North American MRO business has commenced work fulfilling a long-term paint contract with MHI Canada Aerospace Inc., (MHICA), which is anticipated to last five years. Under the terms of the partnership, Flying Colours will paint over 40 center fuselage sections of the Bombardier Global 5000/6000 aircraft at the company’s Peterborough, Ontario […]

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17/04/2018

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announced at ABACE 2018 (Asian Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition) that it has received orders for 52 Cessna Skyhawk aircraft. All deliveries are expected to be completed within 2018. “China’s 13th Five-Year Plan brings out favorable policies to boost general aviation development, leading to unprecedented opportunities in […]

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01/02/2018

MTU Maintenance, one of the world’s leading providers of services for commercial aero engines, has started an augmented reality pilot project at its facility in Berlin-Brandenburg. The project goes by the name “Inspection 4.0” and aims to improve knowledge management in the shop. Inspection 4.0 has two main goals. The first is to centralize all […]

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17/04/2018

ExecuJet, part of the Luxaviation Group (ABACE booth number H1122), is celebrating becoming the first operator in Australia to achieve the International Standard for Business Aviation Handling (IS-BAH) Stage I accreditation for both its Sydney and Melbourne FBOs. The announcement comes a year after the launch of ExecuJet’s state-of-the-art Sydney FBO at Sydney Airport, which […]

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04/01/2018

Duncan Aviation has recently updated its Straight Talk book o Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B), one of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) mandated NextGen upgrades, and intends to provide practical information about all aspects of ADS-B for the owners and operators of business jets. Informing customers about the FAA’s NextGen mandates is just one of the […]

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17/04/2018

LifePort, a Sikorsky company, announced approval of its next generation, dynamic (16G) side facing VIP divan. The new divan provides the market with the first non-airbag solution to meet the new certification requirements of FAA Policy PS-ANM-25-03-R1. Sikorsky is a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT). Some of LifePort’s dynamic divan features include industry leading slide-out […]

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