28/07/2020

Bell Textron Inc. announced the Bell 505 has been accepted by the Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority (TCAA) for airworthiness certification in the United Republic of Tanzania, making it the sixth country in Africa to certify the aircraft. “The Bell 505 is renowned the world over for delivering best-in-class value to our customers, and now, with […]

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28/07/2020

Embraer has announced a revision to the Scheduled Maintenance Requirements (SMR) for the Phenom family of jets. The revision extends the intervals between stops from 600 flight hours and/or 12 months and multiples to 800 flight hours or 12 months and multiples. Most of the tasks with double intervals were also optimized to the longest […]

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28/07/2020

Signature Aviation plc announced a trading update for the period 1 January to 30 June 2020. Continuing Group like-for-like revenue for the first 6 months was down 31% year over year solely due to the impact of COVID19 The Group remained net cash flow positive in the second quarter during the COVID period through decisive […]

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28/07/2020

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced its new Customer Support service center at the U.K.’s Farnborough Airport has opened for business. The facility’s first aircraft is a Middle East-based Gulfstream G450™ arriving for scheduled maintenance. The all-new 225,000-square-foot/20,903-square-meter facility can easily accommodate up to 13 large-cabin aircraft, including the Gulfstream G650™, G650ER™ and the new industry flagship […]

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28/07/2020

National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Vice President of Educational Strategy and Workforce Development Joanne “Jo” Damato, CAM, has been appointed to the Department of Transportation’s (DOT’s) Youth Access to American Jobs in Aviation Task Force (YIATF) as an aviation educational stakeholder representative. The YIATF was established in October 2019 under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, […]

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27/07/2020

AVIAA, the global group purchasing organization for business aviation, announced the broadening of its maintenance services available to members through a new strategic partnership with New World Aviation based in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Conveniently located at the Lehigh Valley International Airport just outside of the busy New York City / Teterboro / Philadelphia corridor, established in […]

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27/07/2020

Jet Maintenance Solutions (JET MS), a global provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul solutions for business and regional aviation has become a proud member of the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA), the leading organization for operators of business aircraft in Europe. “We are delighted to be a part of EBBA. Our membership further […]

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27/07/2020

Cirrus SR22 and SR22T pilots can now add Hartzell Propeller’s four-blade structural composite carbon fiber propeller, called the Odyssey, to their airplanes for $35,000. The new propeller has been available as an STC option for new aircraft from the factory since earlier this year. Hartzell’s new offering is supplied with a polished aluminum spinner assembly […]

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27/07/2020

Air Partner, a world leader in private jet travel, has created a new class for luxury travel, launching a unique JetCard Lifestyle membership programme. The JetCard Lifestyle Membership* allows members to not only benefit from the most flexible private jet service globally, but also year-round access to the most premium concierge services to enrich their […]

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27/07/2020

Bombardier announced the delivery of the first Global 5500 aircraft to be based in the United States. This business jet, which will be available for charter, was recently delivered to longtime Bombardier customer Unicorp National Developments, headquartered in Orlando, Florida. “Our team at Unicorp is beyond excited to benefit from the first Global 5500 aircraft […]

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27/07/2020

A new agreement between Element Materials Technology (Element) and GE Aviation provides Element customers with access to GE’s comprehensive product qualification testing (PQT) capabilities. Building on a 50-year relationship between the two companies, Element expands its current capabilities, providing PQT customers with a broader range of testing in GE Aviation’s 40+ global testing facilities. GE […]

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27/07/2020

With the significant decline in the number of airline passengers and the booming demand for air cargo capacity, Embraer has developed cargo transportation solutions for its line of commercial aircraft. With fewer commercial flights, which carry both passengers and freight, there’s a critical need for more cargo space. “Embraer’s engineers rose to the challenge when […]

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27/07/2020

Cutter Aviation announced the addition of a dedicated Mobile Response Unit to assist Aircraft on the Ground in the vicinity of our headquarters office located in Phoenix Sky Harbor, AZ (PHX). “Now more than ever we must be prepared to assist our clients promptly wherever they are to get them back in the air as […]

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27/07/2020

French is again being spoken at the Vergiate plant, where Leonardo technicians are preparing the AW109 Trekker in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) configuration that will be delivered at the end of 2020 to SAF Helicoptères and used by Normandy’s Rouen Hospital.  Already confirmed as a leader in the VIP sector in the French market, Leonardo has reached […]

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27/07/2020

Supersonic aircraft company, Aerion, the leader in supersonic technology, announced it has selected Collins Aerospace Systems, a unit of Raytheon Technologies Corp. (NYSE: RTX), for the development of the moveable leading edge actuation system, elevons actuation system, horizontal stabilizer actuation system and the rudder actuation system for the AS2 supersonic business jet. “The very nature […]

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