29/03/2018

ANA HOLDINGS INC. (ANAHD) and Honda Aircraft Company have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a strategic partnership supporting the expansion of the business jet market around the globe by using Honda Aircraft’s technologically advanced HondaJet. ANA, ANA HOLDINGS’ flagship carrier and largest airline in Japan, which currently operates about 260 commercial airplanes throughout […]

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07/12/2017

Robertson Fuel Systems and StandardAero Achieve FAA Certification of Retrofittable Crash-Resistant Fuel Tank for Airbus Helicopters AS350/EC130 Robertson Fuel Systems and StandardAero announced today the milestone attainment of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification of their retrofittable crash-resistant fuel tank (CRFT) for the Airbus AS350 and EC130 family of light single helicopters.  Production deliveries to launch […]

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23/03/2018

JETNET LLC, the leading provider of aviation market information, is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. The firm has been a leader in using original research and the latest technology to provide timely and accurate intelligence to the business aviation community. JETNET provides information on business jets and turboprops, helicopters, and yachts. “Since 1988, when […]

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07/12/2017

FAI rent-a-jet AG, Germany´s largest business jet operator, has bid farewell to its penultimate Learjet 55 aircraft (D-CAAE), which will now continue life as an air ambulance jet in the USA. The Learjet 55 has already been replaced by a Learjet 60 aircraft (D-CFAL) recently acquired by FAI in Bulgaria. Earlier this year, FAI’s last […]

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29/03/2018

The G1000 NXi, successor to the ever-popular G1000 integrated flight deck, is now available as a retrofit for TBM 850 models. Boasting a modernized flight display design with significant performance enhancements, G1000 NXi incorporates innovative capabilities into a state-of-the-art avionics platform. Features such as wireless cockpit connectivity, including wireless database updates using Flight Stream, map […]

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07/12/2017

In November 2017 FBO RIGA located at the Riga International Airport, Latvia, has received the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) resolution on it’s IS-BAH registration approval. The International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) was developed by IBAC and implemented in 2014 adding to the successful IS-BAO safety standard for business aviation. Currently 89 organizations […]

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20/03/2018

Elliott Aviation, a leading aviation services company, announced the addition of a Citation Excel to their charter fleet based in Eden Prairie, MN. This increases their available charter aircraft to five aircraft which also includes a Citation Sovereign, Hawker 400XP, Nextant 400XT and an additional Citation Excel that is based in Des Moines, IA. The […]

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05/12/2017

Lufthansa Technik and MTU Aero Engines have set up a joint venture for the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of geared turbofan engines, with each of the partners holding a stake of 50 percent in the new company. The name of the new JV is Engine Maintenance Europe, or EME Aero for short. The contract, […]

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23/03/2018

KING AEROSPACE Commercial Corporation (KACC), http://kacommercialcorp.com/, announces the first installation of the GOGO 4G system in a Boeing Business Jet.  KACC completed this successful upgrade in a VIP BBJ along with performance of a C-Check and SATCOM system upgrade. KACC’s growing Boeing BBJ and 737 series aircraft MRO services is filling a needed role as […]

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05/12/2017

RBR Maintenance, Inc. has acquired a Hawker 125-800A, s/n 258007, for a part out project. RBR obtained the Part 135 aircraft in November, 2017 and has taken delivery. All parts will be available for immediate sale. Noteworthy parts and systems include TFE731-3BR engines with 320 hours since MPI/CZI and APU 30-92C, approximately 100 hours since […]

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05/12/2017

MTU Maintenance Canada has introduced V2500-A5 maintenance, repair and overhaul capabilities and is fully certified by the Transport Canada Civil Aviation Authority. The introduction of the engine line that serves the world’s A320 fleet is the result of an agreement between Pratt & Whitney, IAE and MTU Aero Engines. It enables MTU Maintenance Canada to […]

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20/03/2018

RUAG Aviation has expanded the scope of its EASA Part 21 J Design Organization Approval (DOA) to include Night Vision Imaging System (NVIS) capabilities. The specification of NVIS technical field entitles the aviation life cycle support and services provider to directly classify and approve changes and repairs, to design and develop Supplemental Type Certificates (STC) […]

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