04/06/2019

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced Type Certification for performance information expansion at up to 22,500 feet density altitude, setting the bar for high altitude operations for aircraft in its class. “The Bell 505 is the most advanced short light single helicopter in the world, and we are proud to bring more […]

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04/06/2019

Omni Handling, Portugal’s leading executive aircraft handling company, is expanding in its local and regional markets, reflecting the strong growth in business aviation growth these past 12 months.  Already holding a 50%-plus market share in Lisbon, Cascais, Porto and Faro, the company has positioned itself in readiness with a revamped brand image and logo, together […]

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04/06/2019

SmartSky Networks has initiated the final site completion phase of its next generation Air-to-Ground (ATG) network for business and commercial aviation, launching later in 2019.  SmartSky’s airborne network, which began its nationwide deployment a few years ago, incorporates many 5G wireless technologies that have been experienced during a large number of highly successful inflight demonstrations […]

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04/06/2019

Garmin has incorporated new enhancements and features to 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 aircraft, pilots now have […]

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04/06/2019

Euro Jet will assist with your flights to the 2019 International Economic Forum. Hosted by the Russian Federation, the forum will welcome over 14,000 participants to St. Petersburg, Russia this June 6–8, 2019 at the Expo Forum Convention and Exhibition Center. Over the last 20 years, the Forum has become a leading global platform for […]

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04/06/2019

Jet Aviation announces that David Best has been appointed as the new SVP & General Manager, Regional Operations US, effective July 1, 2019. Best succeeds David Paddock, who was recently announced as the new President of the Jet Aviation Group.   David joined Jet Aviation in January 2017 and was responsible for a number of […]

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04/06/2019

Tasha Wentling joins Wichita-based Greteman Group after a successful yearlong internship and graduation from Wichita State University School of Art, Design and Creative Industries. Wentling loaded up her final semester to such an extent with coursework and special projects that she laughingly says she hasn’t slept more than four hours in four months. “Tasha cares […]

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04/06/2019

FlightSafety International announces that its new Embraer E-Jets E2 training program has been approved by the United States Federal Aviation Administration, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency, and the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil. “The development of the Embraer E-Jets E2 training program is another example of the commitment of FlightSafety and Embraer to […]

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04/06/2019

Embraer and WEG, two of Brazil’s largest high-tech manufactured products exporters, announced a scientific and technological cooperation agreement to jointly develop new technologies and solutions to enable electric propulsion in aircraft. The partnership, in the context of pre-competitive research and development, seeks to accelerate the knowledge of the technologies necessary to increase the energy efficiency […]

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04/06/2019

Two of Europe’s largest operators, AvconJet and Jet Story recently joined EBAA strengthening the association’s membership with their voices and expertise. Now with its 732 members, the EBAA’s robust membership represent the entirety of the European business aviation industry value chain. The arrival of Jet Story is significant, because it is the first Polish operator to be represented in […]

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03/06/2019

Collins Aerospace Systems celebrated its 45-year relationship with Airbus by delivering the 1,000th nacelle for the A320neo program, delivering the 9000th V2500 nacelle, and continuing to support the ramp-up of the A220 nacelle program. These milestones were commemorated at a ceremony hosted by Collins Aerospace at its Foley, Alabama facility. More than 900 employees at […]

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03/06/2019

Bombardier’s innovative Nuage seating collection, found aboard the newest members of its large-cabin Global family of aircraft, has been honoured at the ninth annual International Yacht & Aviation Awards. The show-stopping seating collection, featuring the Nuage seat and Nuage chaise, took the trophy in the Seating Design category during a ceremony held in Venice, Italy, on May 24, 2019. The International Yacht & […]

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03/06/2019

Gogo, the leading global provider of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation, announced its plans to build a 5G network for aviation. The new ATG network will be designed for use on business aviation aircraft, commercial regional jets, and smaller mainline jets operating within the contiguous United States and Canada. Gogo expects the network […]

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03/06/2019

TAG Aviation has announced the appointment of Mr Pete Beilby as Director of Flight Operations for the UK and Malta with immediate effect. Mr Beilby joins TAG Aviation (UK) Ltd directly from Cobham Aviation Services where he has been the Director of Flight Operations, UK Special Mission, for the last three years. Prior to this […]

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03/06/2019

Airbus has launched a global campaign celebrating the company’s 50 year anniversary, showcasing key moments of pioneering progress throughout the past five decades. The campaign begins by marking 50 years since the French Minister of Transport, Jean Chamant and the German Minister of Economic Affairs, Karl Schiller, signed an agreement at the 1969 Paris Air […]

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