03/06/2019

Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile satellite communications, announced a contract with Airbus Defence & Space (Airbus) to develop a pioneering new generation of satellites for its Global Xpress (GX) network, which will mark a transformative step-change in inflight broadband capabilities for airlines across the world. Airbus has been selected to deliver Inmarsat’s newest […]

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03/06/2019

With the continuous news on airlines dealing with a global pilot shortage BAA Training, one of the TOP 3 biggest independent aviation training centers in Europe and part of Avia Solutions Group, announces about the plans to expand its full flight simulators’ fleet with 6 additional units in Europe and Asia. Preliminary investments may reach […]

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03/06/2019

Garmin has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for the GFC 600 autopilot in the Cessna 208/208B (with and without floats). Intended for high performance piston single/twin-engine and turbine aircraft that have a wide range of speed and performance characteristics, the GFC 600 delivers superior in-flight characteristics, self-monitoring capabilities and minimal maintenance […]

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03/06/2019

CAE announced at the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Annual General Meeting (AGM) the signing of a new five-year training agreement for AirAsia’s A320 pilots in the Philippines. The agreement extends the use of the CAE Rise™ training system to a third AirAsia affiliate. As part of this agreement, CAE will continue to provide initial […]

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03/06/2019

StandardAero recently completed the correlation process for its newly upgraded Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-68 test cell at its Summerside, PEI facility in Canada.  The company is now able to complete pass-off testing for PT6A-68 series engines overhauled at the Summerside facility, for customers in Canada, the United States and elsewhere. The 1,250 to 1,600 […]

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03/06/2019

Garmin announced several new enhancements and the addition of new features within the GTN 650/750 series touchscreen navigators. With the latest software update and a compatible ADS-B In receiver, pilots can now view new FIS-B weather products on the GTN. Also, when the GTN 650/750 is paired with a G3X Touch flight display in experimental/amateur-built […]

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03/06/2019

The Federal Aviation Administration has granted Part 145 repair station certification (81CR397D) to the Clay Lacy Aviation aircraft maintenance facility at Waterbury-Oxford Airport (KOXC) in Oxford, Connecticut. Serving New York and the northeastern U.S., the 65,000-square-foot facility is staffed by factory-trained technicians on Gulfstream, Bombardier, Dassault, Cessna, Embraer and Hawker airframes. This is the third […]

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29/05/2019

AVIAA, the world’s leading group purchasing organisation for Business Aviation, ratified a new supplier agreement with expanding independent Part 145 business aircraft MRO specialist ACC Columbia Jet Service of Germany during EBACE 2019. Signing the deal with ACC Columbia’s Managing Director Nils Janssen, Irena Deville, AVIAA Managing Director EMEA highlighted: “ACC Columbia is an exciting […]

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29/05/2019

Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), renamed its military hangar the Sergei I. Sikorsky Flight Center, on May 16, to honor Sergei Sikorsky’s many achievements. Several Sikorsky employees, community members and 40 Coast Guardsmen gathered with Sergei and his family to celebrate the dedication.  “Every helicopter that comes off our final assembly line will […]

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28/05/2019

Elbit Systems Ltd. the international high technology company, reported its consolidated results for the quarter ended March 31, 2019. Revenues in the first quarter of 2019 were $1,021.7 million, as compared to $818.5 million in the first quarter of 2018. The strong growth was mainly driven by the consolidation of IMI and Universal performance in the […]

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28/05/2019

Strengthening the approach towards the Business Aviation and Special Mission Aircraft market, JetSupport and Scandinavian Avionics signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement, complementing the existing Cooperation Agreement from 2016. The main objective of the new Strategic Partnership Agreement is to further expand the avionics business opportunities for both companies, as well as all associated maintenance, repair […]

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28/05/2019

Garmin’s G5000 is the new fully integrated flight deck retrofit for the Citation Excel and XLS. Fully compliant with all future mandates & options, JetSupport will perform the very first European G5000 retrofit on a Citation Excel. “We wish to congratulate JetSupport on securing the first European G5000 customer upgrade for the Citation Excel/XLS in […]

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27/05/2019

GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft engineering, modification and completion services, announced the completion and delivery of two VVIP B787’s to a confidential head of state customer. Both of these aircraft were completed with the most sophisticated VVIP head-of-state cabins that integrate cutting edge technologies along with state of the art materials and engineering […]

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