24/01/2018

FlightSafety International and Gulfstream announce that the first full flight simulator for the new Gulfstream G500™ aircraft has received interim Level C qualification from the United States Federal Aviation Administration. “We are pleased to announce the FAA qualification of the first simulator for the new Gulfstream G500,” said Bruce Whitman, Chairman President & CEO. “Our […]

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19/12/2017

Eastern Michigan University Aviation announced today that it has acquired an Ascend 172 from Suburban Aviation for use in its pilot education program. The Ascend 172 is a remanufactured Cessna Skyhawk which has been updated to “nearly new” status with state-of-the-art avionics, new paint, interior and components by Yingling Aviation of Wichita, KS. EMU Aviation […]

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24/01/2018

National Skydive Center found that the original PT6 engine in its Cessna Grand Caravan 208 lacked horsepower for climbing performance and ran a little bit too hot. The center decided to upgrade to the Honeywell TPE331-12JR engine from Texas Turbine Conversions, Inc. “The original Honeywell engine was 1,100 horsepower but it’s de-rated for the Supervan […]

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19/12/2017

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced it has received an order for two Beechcraft Baron G58 and two Beechcraft Bonanza G36 aircraft from Egyptian Aviation Academy. These aircraft will join the academy’s exclusive Textron Aviation fleet as they continue to modernize their training platforms. “The Beechcraft Bonanza and Baron are proven […]

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24/01/2018

London Oxford Airport, one of the UK’s busiest business aviation hubs has been formally awarded Stage II of the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH). This industry leading accreditation is the global standard for best business aviation safety practice. Significantly, Oxford Aviation Services Limited, OASL with its OxfordJet branded FBO, is one of only […]

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19/12/2017

Universal Avionics is pleased to announce its Top Dealers of 2017 to be Avmax for North and South America (Americas) and Heli-One Norway for International Dealer of the Year. Each year, Universal Avionics recognizes two dealers out of several hundred in its Authorized Dealer Network who have achieved outstanding sales performance for the year. Both […]

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24/01/2018

FTI Engineering Network GmbH received a “Supplemental Type Certificate” (STC) to retrofit all Cessna Citation CJs with the new transponder technology in exclusive cooperation with Atlas Air Service AG. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) prescribed the retrofitting to the air surveillance technology “Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast” (ADS-B) […]

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19/12/2017

With a growing number of people looking for daily and short-term premium aircraft parking at LSGG, Geneva Airpark’s professional services are in increasing demand having registered a record 20% increase year to date on the DAILY service. This is in line with a recent EBAA report, quoting an almost 9% increase in business aviation movements, […]

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24/01/2018

Universal Avionics has launched a new blog, called the “UA Blog” as a way to provide insightful first-person perspectives about top-of-mind industry topics from the company’s thought-leaders and guest writers. “We have been hearing more and more questions surrounding the complex environment of meeting NextGen and other industry mandates,” said Michelle James, Universal Avionics Director […]

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19/12/2017

Piper Aircraft, Inc. and OK Aviation Sales announced that they have expanded OK Aviation’s territory to include Bulgaria and Romania. OK Aviation has been a Piper Dealer for nearly 20 years providing sales and product support to the country of the Czech Republic, Hungary, and the Slovak Republic. “For many years OK Aviation has been […]

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23/01/2018

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced that its super mid-size G280 recently added to its long list of achievements with three new city-pair speed records. In December 2017, the G280 left Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos for Cape Verde’s Amílcar Cabral International Airport, off the northwest coast of Africa, landing 3 hours and 52 minutes later. […]

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19/12/2017

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced it has received supplemental type certificate (STC) approval for the Gogo AVANCE L5 connectivity system upgrade for its Cessna Citation X business jet. When equipped with the AVANCE L5, the Citation X will deliver faster inflight connectivity speeds and enhanced network capacity for a more […]

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23/01/2018

StandardAero has signed a Letter of Intent with Rolls-Royce to provide engine MRO services for the RB211-535E4 program for the life of the engine type. This award designates StandardAero as the Rolls-Royce end-of-life engine maintenance service partner. Rolls-Royce RB211-535E4 engines are anticipated to remain in commercial airline service until the year 2040. StandardAero will service […]

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19/12/2017

Duncan Aviation has worked tirelessly to get the word out about the FAA’s looming deadline for its Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) mandate. By midnight on December 31, 2019, business aircraft that intend to fly in airspace in the United States will have to have ADS-B. To-date, Duncan Aviation has brought more than 500 aircraft into […]

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23/01/2018

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced that its all-new Gulfstream G500 business jet has begun a world tour to give current and potential customers an opportunity to experience firsthand the aircraft’s cutting-edge technology, unparalleled comfort and superior craftsmanship. The 12-country tour began this month at Dallas Love Field and will conclude in June. “This is a momentous […]

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