25/03/2020

Tim Scorer, long-serving aviation lawyer and currently a Consultant at Kennedy’s Law Firm, is the recipient of this year’s British Business Aviation Association (BBGA) Michael Wheatley Award for Outstanding Services to the general aviation industry. The award was presented by BBGA Chair and fellow aviation lawyer, Aoife O’Sullivan during the Association’s recent annual conference at […]

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25/03/2020

As the COVID-19 crisis is changing our world, Aero-Dienst has released a statement on its measures and fight against the virus. It said it has weathered many storms during the last 60 years and managed so far to keep the virus away from its employees, aircraft and hangars. However, it becomes more and more evident […]

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25/03/2020

With a notice published in a selected number of financial newspapers Vincenzo Nicastro – the Extraordinary Commissioner of Piaggio Aero Industries Spa and Piaggio Aviation Spa – has extended to the 4th of May 2020, 6 p.m. CEST, the deadline for the submission of the expressions of interest (EOIs) related to the purchase of the […]

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25/03/2020

Constant Aviation is working around the clock to treat business and private aircraft with MicroShield 360, an FDA-approved* antimicrobial shield. Since March 9, the MRO and its authorized partners have applied the product to more than 250 aircraft – including the entire Flexjet fleet of private aircraft. The number of aircraft treated is expected to […]

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24/03/2020

Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) announced that in support of the recent mandates from the Governments of Quebec and Ontario to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, it will suspend all non-essential work at most of its Canadian based operations starting this evening at 11:59 pm until April 26, 2020, inclusively. This suspension includes Bombardier’s […]

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24/03/2020

Elliott Aviation, a leader in business aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul services, has announced mobile maintenance capabilities, which are available for aircraft inspections and due items. Elliott Aviation’s mobile maintenance team uses the same extensive safety precautions for mitigating COVID-19 that the company has implemented in their three facilities to ensure employee and customer safety. […]

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23/03/2020

The Kopter management team has been monitoring very tightly the developments related to the Coronavirus. We have taken several extraordinary measures in full alignment with, and sometimes preceding, the ones taken by the Swiss authorities. So far, we have had no cases of COVID-19 within Kopter’s work environment, and are pleased that we could preserve […]

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23/03/2020

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, has successfully completed initial ground engine tests on the prototype Cessna SkyCourier twin utility turboprop featuring Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-65SC engines. These ground engine tests verified the functionality of the fuel system and engines, as well as the interface with the avionics and electrical systems. “The […]

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23/03/2020

The effects of the corona crisis will be massive Lufthansa Technik AG continued on its growth path in the past financial year and closed 2019 with record revenue and earnings. Revenue rose by 13 percent to EUR 6.9 billion. Earnings before interest and taxes (adjusted EBIT) grew by around eleven percent to EUR 493 million. […]

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20/03/2020

Luxaviation Group has launched the European Business Aviation Solidarity Initiative (EBASI), a solidarity endeavour which puts the Group’s administrative, financial and procurement resources at the service of smaller and operators and fellow contenders during the crisis. During the next three months, Luxaviation Group will support the European aviation industry by sharing some of its expertise […]

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20/03/2020

The Subaru Bell 412EPX, the latest upgrade in the historic 412 family, now has an increased maximum internal weight of 12,200 lbs, external weight of 13,000 lbs and up to 5,000 lbs of goods with a cargo hook. This high-performing platform can internally carry up to 5,385 lbs in up to 220 cubic feet of […]

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20/03/2020

COVID-19 has been spreading rapidly and on a world scale, which means an increasing number of citizens from a variety of European countries stuck in China as measures limiting air transport have been applied. KlasJet, a business aviation company and a family member of Avia Solutions Group, the largest aerospace business group from Central and […]

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19/03/2020

West Star Aviation have completed the first ever,24 year, 4th C Inspection on a Falcon 900EX. The magnitude of this inspection involved most areas of the aircraft as well as in-depth inspection and repair of the winglets, nose and main landing gear, and engine. Additionally, interior and avionics updates were completed as well as custom […]

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19/03/2020

RUAG MRO International fulfilled avionics and cabin interior upgrades on a Bombardier Challenger 604 at their aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities at Munich-Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany. The project ensured compliance with the ADS-B Out Mandate 2020 and included the installation of state-of-the-art cabin interior LED lighting. The owner of the Bombardier Challenger 604 opted to […]

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