29/06/2020

Safran Helicopter Engines has signed a multi-year contract with the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) to support its Makila-powered AS532U2 Cougar Mk.II helicopter fleet. Following a public tender, the contract formalizes a Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) agreement to support over 40 Makila 1A2 engines until their end-of-life. Air-Commodore A.R. Laurijssen, Commander of RNLAF Logistics […]

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29/06/2020

• CAE designs and manufactures CAE Air1 ventilator as humanitarian response to COVID-19. • CAE confirms commitment to become carbon neutral by the end of Summer 2020. • CAE introduces a new section aligned to the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) to its reporting. CAE announced the publication of its FY20 Annual Activity […]

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26/06/2020

Duncan Aviation is anticipating the completion and availability of its first Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the Aviation Clean Air (ACA) ionization system for a Global aircraft on July 24. The Duncan Aviation Engineering & Certication Services team is developing the STC to cover the installation of the safe and effective air ionization system, and […]

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26/06/2020

Paragon Aviation Group has welcomed the Paris-Le Bourget VIP Terminal to The Paragon Network. As Luxaviation Group’s newest FBO acquisition to their ExecuJet brand, the Paris-Le Bourget airport is the top-rated airport in aircraft movements according to Europe’s Top 20 business airports. Best known for hosting the Paris Air Show biannually, Paris-Le Bourget airport is […]

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25/06/2020

Safran Helicopter Engines has signed a support contract with the NATO Helicopter Management Agency (NAHEMA), to support 276 NH90 engines owned by BAAINBw (Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support) in Germany and the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency (NDMA). The RTM322 engines will be covered by Safran’s Global Support Package (GSP) under […]

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25/06/2020

Duncan Aviation has extended customer service hours and added three new Component CARs (Customer Account Reps) to accommodate repair service calls after hours. Crystal Osmera, Component CAR Team Leader, understands the value of having a service call answered by a live person instead of a recording. “We have customers located all across the United States. […]

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25/06/2020

Air bp announced that Martin Thomsen will assume the role of chief executive officer, Air bp, on 1 July 2020. Martin will succeed Jon Platt, who has successfully led the business since 2016. Martin has been with bp for 15 years and has held several positions across the downstream business. He joins Air bp from […]

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25/06/2020

ZeroAvia, the leading innovator in decarbonising commercial aviation, conducted the first ever electric-powered flight yesterday of a commercial-scale aircraft carried out in the UK. The test flight is a significant milestone both for the UK’s net zero and green aviation ambitions, and for ZeroAvia on the journey to demonstrating long-distance zero emission flights in large […]

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25/06/2020

Duncan Aviation’s Parts & Rotable Sales has realigned and added members to its Rotable Management team, which coordinates the purchase, evaluation, valuation, and management of rotable inventories for multiple OEM platforms to meet the increased demand for aviation parts. The current team and its structure follows:Duncan Aviation Rotable Managers and parts inventory responsibilities Jamie Blackman […]

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25/06/2020

Rosen Aviation launched industry firsts with its 34” 21:9 and 32” 16:9 4K Branding-Panel displays for commercial and business aviation. Both static and dynamic information can be displayed, maximizing passengers’ cabin experience. With USB 3.0, Ethernet, Wi-Fi and HDMI connections, the panels accept contemporary inputs for either local or remote control. Bezels and a protective […]

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24/06/2020

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) granted RUAG MRO International the extension of the EASA Part 145 Maintenance Organisation approvals to include line and base maintenance for the Bombardier Global 7500 at its facilities in Munich. This is the latest addition to RUAG MRO International’s expanded portfolio of business aviation MRO capabilities. Bombardier Global 7500 […]

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24/06/2020

JetHQ announces that Gabriela Perez de Leon has joined the team as Sales Director, based in and overseeing Mexico. Gabriela will work with Vice President of Sales Chris Morales, who currently covers Latin America. Perez de Leon has worked in aviation for 20 years, the last 15 of which as the principal of Mondo Aereo, […]

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24/06/2020

As part of the ongoing development of its senior leadership team, DRA and sister company 328 Support Services GmbH, have appointed Jose Costas as the company’s vice president of aircraft sales. Leveraging his significant aviation industry experience, Costas is responsible for all aircraft sales, including that of the D328eco™ aircraft and legacy D328® aircraft, as […]

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24/06/2020

Planet Nine Private Air (“Planet 9”), the Van Nuys, California based private charter operator and aircraft management company, marked its second anniversary on June 24. Celebrating ‘virtually’ with many of its 69-strong team working from home, Planet 9 reflected on an extremely positive year, in which it significantly boosted its client base through an expanded […]

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24/06/2020

Four Aviation Maintenance Science (AMS) students from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University recently traveled to Miami to participate in a course focused on the Airbus A320 — an opportunity generally reserved for working professionals. Approved by the European Aviation Safety Agency, the course offers an overview of the Airbus A320’s engine, airframe and avionics systems. “Usually, an […]

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