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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06/04/2018

Executive AirShare has named John Owen as its president and chief executive officer after serving as the company’s interim president the past two months. Owen, formerly the chief financial officer, succeeds Keith Plumb, who announced he was stepping down from the company in February. “We’re confident in John’s leadership during a critical point in the […]

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19/01/2018

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. has delivered the final Gulfstream G450 as it prepares to usher in the next generation of Business Aviation with the all-new Gulfstream G500. “For the past 12 years, the G450 has been one of the best-selling business jets in the industry, beloved by pilots and passengers alike for its technological advances, smooth […]

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28/03/2018

JetSupport BV has extended the part 145-approved maintenance organization approval with the Beech King Air 200 series. JetSupport’s MRO is able to provide their activities with this approval for all the Beech 200 series next to the 18 aircraft types it currently serves as EASA / FAA and TCCA maintenance organization. JetSupport is now fully […]

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15/12/2017

Jet Aviation’s third hangar project at Seletar Aerospace Park in Singapore is now in operation. The official opening ceremony will be held during the Singapore Airshow in February 2018. Bringing much needed aircraft service capacity to the region, the 3,850-square-meter hangar began operation in early December. The MRO facility is currently providing scheduled base maintenance […]

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05/04/2018

Blackhawk has launched their latest aircraft modernization program; Phoenix by Blackhawk. The program encompasses a complete nose-to-tail customization of legacy aircraft including new or low-time Blackhawk XP Engine+ Upgrades, new or low-time propellers, fresh paint, top-of-the-line interiors, glass cockpit avionics, and fresh inspections. To qualify for the program, the aircraft must be of a high […]

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