13/03/2019

Daher congratulates the success of two TBM pilot-owners – Dierk Reuter and Phil Bozek – in setting a new world speed record between New York and Paris aboard a TBM very fast turboprop aircraft. Flying the TBM 930 owned by Reuter, they crossed the Atlantic Ocean in 8 hours and 38 minutes with an average […]

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12/03/2019

Duncan Aviation announced that an 18-year-veteran of the company, Joshua H. Chischilly-Keyonnie, has accepted the position as Manager of its Scottsdale Satellite Avionics Shop in Arizona. Chischilly-Keyonnie is stepping in following long-time Manager Jim Davis’ retirement. “As a team member at the Scottsdale Shop since 2001, Josh’s transition to manager will be a smooth one,” […]

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12/03/2019

RUAG Australia has proven that  the  use  of  Supersonic  Particle  Deposition  (SPD),  an  additive  metal  manufacturing technology, is a reliable solution for restoring full structural functionality to maritime and military  aircraft  skin  structures.  This  process  was  set  forth  in  the  Best  Written  Paper winning  entry  at  the  18th  Australian  International  Aerospace  Congress  (AIAC).  Entitled “Additive  […]

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12/03/2019

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced it was awarded its 10th best supplier of the year award at the annual Embraer Suppliers Conference, which was held at Embraer’s facility in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil, on February 28, 2019. Garmin was named the best supplier for Electrical Systems of the […]

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12/03/2019

Comlux announced the appointment of Domingo Ureña Raso as Executive President of Comlux Completion, its center of excellence in VIP completions and services based in Indianapolis. “After ten years, Comlux Completion is moving one step ahead, becoming the new reference in cabin completion and services for Airbus Corporate Jets, Boeing Business Jets and Bombardier Business […]

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12/03/2019

Jet Aviation receives GACA Part 151 certificate of compliance from the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) in Saudi Arabia for its FBO facility in Jeddah. Ground service providers wanting to operate in the Kingdom of Saudi must earn this certificate. GACA implemented a certification requirement and process in March 2016, mandating all ground service […]

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12/03/2019

Robert Randall, US Senior Sales Manager for Universal Avionics (UA), announces that Mr. Don Milum has been appointed to the position of Regional Sales Manager for Midwestern US. In his new position, Don will support UA Authorized Dealers and Integrators in North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Don […]

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12/03/2019

Duncan Aviation has more than doubled its aircraft battery shop space to nearly 1,400-square-feet at its Lincoln, Nebraska, location. The expansion includes the addition of a new battery cooler, twice as much bench space, and new advanced test sets, including 2400w programmable DC electronic load banks, lead acid analysers, and main NiCad charger analysers. With […]

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12/03/2019

Jet Aviation celebrates 40 years of operation in Saudi Arabia at the Saudi International Airshow, held at Thumamah Airport in Riyadh from March 12-14, 2019. The company, together with Saudi Arabian partners, established its first Fixed Base Operation (FBO) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia at Jeddah Airport in 1979.  It currently operates four FBO […]

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12/03/2019

Flying Colours Corp., the North American maintenance, repair, overhaul and completions business, recently celebrated employee service anniversaries with a luncheon at its Peterborough, Ontario, headquarters. Debbie Amman, senior vice president finance and administration was acknowledged for working with Flying Colours President John Gillespie for more than 40 years, as was Tony Barrett senior vice president […]

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12/03/2019

The French operator SD Aviation, based in La Roche Sur Yon, has purchased an Embraer Phenom 300 from the German executive jets specialist Atlas Air Service AG in Bremen.  The aircraft will be part of SD Aviation`s “Shared Aircraft Ownership Program”. In addition, it is operated and chartered within the AOC of Luxwing. Sébastien Dubreuil […]

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11/03/2019

AVIAA, the expanding group purchasing organization for Business Aviation is growing its Customer Success team and enhancing its data infrastructure to support a widened membership of nearly 500 aircraft. The move follows hard on the heels of AVIAA’s acquisition of Convolus and establishment of an office in Munich, Germany, headed by Managing Director Irena Deville. […]

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11/03/2019

Swissport officially unveiled its latest, newly developed Aspire Lounge at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport last Thursday. In addition to the newly opened Aspire Lounge, Swissport, the world’s leading aviation services provider, was chosen to fully manage the newly opened Star Alliance Lounge, further expanding its hospitality services at the Dutch hub. The new Aspire Lounge offers […]

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11/03/2019

A new international sports app called “Travelletics” has been released with the aim of helping passengers prevent thrombosis and back pain. The face behind the new sports app is well-known in Germany: Schugufa Issar Amerchel, short Sia. In early 2018, Sia was known throughout Germany as the first Afghan fitness trainer based in Munich. “The […]

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11/03/2019

Elliott Aviation, a leading business aviation services company, has received Parts Manufacturing Approval (PMA) from the FAA to manufacture PRIZM brand LED cabin lighting and electronically dimmable Smart Vision Shades brand electronic window shades. Both products will be sold under the Elliott Technologies brand. PMA certification now allows the company to sell to other 145 […]

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