01/03/2018

MD Helicopters, Inc. (MDHI) celebrates the delivery of a new, custom-configured MD 530F with the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO). Officially accepted into operation in February, it is an honor to deliver EAGLE 1 to the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office fleet, Sheriff Margaret Mims, and the Fresno County Board of Supervisors. With this delivery, the […]

Read more »
13/11/2017

Quest Aircraft Company has announced a new joint venture agreement between Quest parent company Setouchi Holdings, Inc and the Maldives-based company Island Aviation Services Ltd. The agreement establishes a new seaplane operation, Sky Atoll Private Ltd, and an initial order of four Kodiak 100s has been placed to kickstart the new program. Made up of […]

Read more »
01/03/2018

Daher announced the appointment of Aero Standard, an EASA Part 145 maintenance organization based at Zadar International Airport, as the Croatia Service Center for its TBM very fast turboprop aircraft. This latest member of Daher’s global TBM service center network will perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance for all TBM versions. Equipped with a mobile workshop […]

Read more »
16/11/2017

ExecuJet, part of the Luxaviation Group, is announcing that its Dubai FBOs, located at Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC), have gained the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) Stage I accreditation. Ettore Poggi, Group FBO Director, Luxaviation Group, says: “It makes me very proud that our Dubai FBOs have […]

Read more »
28/02/2018

At the 2018 HAI Heli-Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, MD Helicopters, Inc. (MDHI) will proudly display two of its most beloved single-engine helicopter models, each featuring an advanced all-glass cockpit. The cornerstones of MDHI’s booth (N5505) will be the Virginia Beach Police Department’s new MD 530F alongside one of six (6) MD 530G Attack Helicopters […]

Read more »
13/11/2017

Leading global business aviation group Deer Jet has granted its strategic partner UAS International Trip Support (UAS) the exclusive global charter management of the “Dream Jet”, the world’s only BBJ 787 in VVIP configuration. The Dream Jet has attracted international attention throughout its “Dreams Encounter the World” tour which saw the one-of-a-kind aircraft welcome UHNW […]

Read more »
28/02/2018

Blackhawk Modifications, Inc. is excited to announce a Time Between Overhaul (TBO) baseline extension from 3600 hours to 4000 hours for the Cessna Caravan XP140 Engine+ Upgrade. With this 400-hour TBO increase, the Hot Section Inspection (HSI) interval is also extended from 1800 hours to 2000 hours. Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) announced in Service […]

Read more »
16/11/2017

Embraer announced the enhancement of the flight experience aboard its Legacy 450 and Legacy 500 mid-cabin business jets. The cabin altitude of these two revolutionary aircraft is already considered among the lowest on the market, but the maximum cabin altitude has been further reduced to a best-in-class 5,800 ft (1.768 m). This announcement was made […]

Read more »
23/02/2018

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company and major global aircraft manufacturer, has rebranded to be known as simply “Bell.” The new brand strategy and modernized logo are rooted in the company’s focus on innovation and customer experience. Bell will roll out the rebrand over the next year.   “BELL HAS ALWAYS BEEN ABOUT […]

Read more »
13/11/2017

TAG Aviation’s Farnborough Maintenance Services Centre (TFMS) will offer Line Maintenance support services from 10th November for its Airbus A320 Corporate Jet series customers who use TAG Farnborough Airport. A healthy increase in movements of the Airbus Corporate Jet series (ACJ) using TAG Farnborough – the only London gateway airport dedicated exclusively to business aviation […]

Read more »
16/02/2018

RUAG Aviation has successfully upgraded the avionics baseline of a Bombardier Challenger CL601 to comply with regulatory mandates for 2020 and beyond. The first upgrade of this kind completed in Europe, the ADS-B Out, FMS 6.1 and LPV requirements were met in full ahead of compliance deadlines. The integration of the avionics upgrades was carried […]

Read more »
02/11/2017

Avfuel announces Glen Rutland of Shoreline Aviation Services—a corporate aircraft management and consulting company—as the lucky pilot who won a Rolex in the Avfuel booth at the 2017 National Business Aviation Association’s Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition held in Las Vegas this October. Rutland was randomly drawn from a pool of hundreds of people who […]

Read more »
14/02/2018

Oriens Aviation, the exclusive British Isles sales distributor for the PC-12 added to Pilatus Aircraft’s excellent year in 2017, bringing five new aircraft into service with new customers; selling its original demonstrator (G-RABB) and securing its first new-build delivery position for 2018. Oriens delivered an aircraft to a private owner in Oxford in March; one […]

Read more »