23/01/2018

Duncan Aviation has completed its second Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the Gogo AVANCE L5 system. Designed for the Dassault Falcon 2000 and variants of the airframe, this STC covers the Wi-Fi certification and full equipment and antenna installation required to provide in-flight connectivity to the Gogo Biz® 4G network. While the Falcon 2000 was […]

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29/03/2018

Avion Express, one of the world leaders in the provision of ACMI services on narrow body aircraft, announced that Darius Kajokas is to be named its new CEO, effective April 4th, 2018. Mr. Kajokas joined Avion Express as Deputy CEO in August 2017. He succeeds Gardar Forberg who has served as interim CEO since April […]

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18/12/2017

Helicopter Association International (HAI) announced that James Russell Spray, retired president and CEO of Safran Helicopter Engines USA, is the 2018 winner of HAI’s Salute to Excellence Bell Lifetime Achievement Award. Spray, from Flower Mound, Texas, is honored for his lifetime of service dedicated to the helicopter industry. The award will be presented at HAI’s […]

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23/01/2018

On December 13, 2017, Jetscape Services acquired more than 370,000 square feet of multi‐use property just west of their FBO terminal at Fort Lauderdale‐Hollywood International Airport (FLL). The newly acquired space includes three hangars totaling 70,000 square feet; office space of 19,000 square feet; and ramp space of 6.5 acre, all of which is now […]

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27/03/2018

Taking to the stage following the start of The Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) conference in Las Vegas, Latitude President Mark Insley will announce the unveiling of his team’s latest innovation. Introducing the ENode, Latitude’s new engine data acquisition unit built to enable engine condition trend monitoring (ECTM), flight data monitoring (FDM), and fuel management programs […]

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06/04/2018

Leading private jet charter marketplace Victor, in collaboration with Air BP and BP Target Neutral, has officially opened its carbon offset programme to operators and customers following a trial phase which began late last year. The programme aims to put the company, and participating aircraft operators, ahead of the curve in terms of meeting important […]

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22/01/2018

The collaboration between the Red Bull Air Race and Air BP that began with the 2017 season has been extended for a further three years. As official fuel and carbon reduction partner, leading international aviation fuel and services supplier Air BP provides fuel for cutting-edge raceplanes – and a great deal more. Safety, efficiency, carbon […]

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23/03/2018

With net sales of CHF 1,955 million (previous year: CHF 1,858 million), RUAG once again topped its record prior-year performance – this time by 5.2%. However, the international technology group was unable to uphold last year’s record result. Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) fell to CHF 119 million (CHF 151 million) and net profit […]

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15/12/2017

Mente Group CEO Brian Proctor educated delegates on how to improve the ownership experience of business aircraft with a candid presentation at this year’s Corporate Jet Investor (CJI) conference in the US. As part of the event, which took place at the Biltmore Hotel in Miami from November 28-29, Proctor used his speaker slot to […]

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06/04/2018

Brazilian airframer Embraer has delivered the first E-Jet E190-E2 to its launch customer, Norwegian regional carrier Widerøe. The aircraft has technologies made by MTU Aero Engines on board: MTU has a program share of 17 percent in the PW1900G geared turbofan engine, contributing technologies in which it excels – the unique high-speed low-pressure turbine and […]

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22/01/2018

Business Aviation handling company, Cat Air Service, anticipates a surge of traffic at Zurich Kloten Airport for the WEF on 23-26th January. The 48th World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos is forecast to host a record number of heads of state from G7 and G20 economies, leaders from government and international organisations, business professionals […]

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21/03/2018

Advent Aircraft Systems has unveiled its concept for a new self-contained electric power brake system, a follow-up to the company’s eABS anti-skid braking system. The Advent Electric Power Braking System (ePBS™) would be aimed at new all-electric aircraft designs, new aircraft with traditional hydraulics but desiring an electric braking system, or as a retrofit for […]

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15/12/2017

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) announced that a member of P&WC’s PurePower PW800 engine family has been selected to power the new Falcon Business Jet, which was announced earlier today by Dassault Aviation. P&WC is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). The PurePower PW800 engine is optimized for high-flying, fast, long-range business jets and […]

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