04/11/2019

Over time it becomes difficult to support legacy avionics, and Honeywell has options to avoid obsolescence issues. In this free, 30-minute interactive webinar, Duncan Aviation Regional Avionics Sales Manager Michael Kussatz and Regional Avionics Sales Manager John Spellmeyer will be joined by Mike Lempke and Ed Borger from Honeywell to discuss flight deck upgrades for […]

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04/11/2019

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) applauded the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for developing a plan to allow a real-time flight-tracking opt-out for operators that have equipped their aircraft with Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) equipment, which will be required to operate in most U.S. airspace effective Jan. 1, 2020. In a related move to ensure […]

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04/11/2019

Avfuel Corporation announced Trent Long of Pasadena, Maryland as the the recipient of the 2nd Annual Pilot-in-Training Scholarship, in addition to Andrew Traficante of Boynton Beach, Florida and Ann Hornick of Poplar Grove, Illinois. As a long term member of the Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics magnet program, and captain of a 60 person robotics […]

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04/11/2019

Helicopter Association International (HAI) announced that Jason Glynn, a pilot for Era Helicopters in Houma, Louisiana, is the 2020 recipient of the association’s Pilot of the Year Award. The award recognizes an outstanding single feat performed by a helicopter pilot during the year or extraordinary professionalism over a period of time. Nominees must be active […]

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31/10/2019

TrueNoord has closed a new revolving warehouse finance facility of US$360 million with an uncommitted US$150 million accordion feature. This will be used by the specialist regional aircraft lessor to finance business development and expand its portfolio of 50-150 seat aircraft which includes regional jets and turboprops from Embraer, ATR and deHavilland Canada. The new […]

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31/10/2019

West Star announced their first Aft Canted Bulkhead Modification for a Citation 680 at their East Alton (ALN) facility. This modification can be performed at any of the three, full-service West Star Aviation Textron Aviation Inc. Authorized Independent Service Facilities. Textron Aviation’s Mandatory Service Bulletin (SB680-53-08R2) for the Aft Canted Bulkhead Modification is applicable to […]

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31/10/2019

Luxaviation Group, one of the largest private aircraft operators worldwide, headquartered in Luxembourg, announced that François Pauly, President of Compagnie Financière La Luxembourgeoise, has joined Luxaviation Group as Director. Patrick Hansen, CEO of Luxaviation Group says: “We are delighted to welcome François Pauly to our Board of Directors. His expertise in the financial sector and […]

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31/10/2019

Gama Aviation Signature, the largest aircraft management company in the United States, has announced the expansion of its managed fleet with the addition of eight aircraft: five large cabin and three midsize/super-mid jets. The new aircraft that have been integrated into the fleet include: a Hawker 900XP, a Citation Sovereign and Citation X, a Falcon […]

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30/10/2019

King Aerospace has named Analia Vaca to the role of people department leader, tapping into her 15 years of industry experience and a deep-rooted passion for teambuilding. “Whether our team members are working on a VVIP aircraft or serving in a hostile location on the other side of the world, they must have excellent skills […]

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30/10/2019

Aircraft manufacturer Piper Aircraft Inc. has announced the groundbreaking aviation safety system, the ”HALO Safety System” – a safety system which is factory installed in the new Piper M600 SLS. This enables the aircraft to land without human interference! The system is run by the newest technology from Garmin, ”Garmin Autoland” which, after pressing a […]

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30/10/2019

Garmin International, Inc. announced a revolution in general aviation – the first Garmin Autoland system. In the event of an emergency, Autoland will control and land the aircraft without human intervention1. The Autoland system determines the most optimal airport and runway, taking into account factors such as weather, terrain, obstacles and aircraft performance statistics. Autoland […]

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30/10/2019

Simplex, a company of DART Aerospace, has received FAA approval for the Approved Models List (AML) extension of their STC SR02657SE. This certification applies to the UH-60/S-70 Black Hawks’ Simplex Model 370i Internal Fire Attack System (FAS). This AML extension adds 11 eligible UH-60/S-70 Type Certificates (TCs) to the existing STC, bringing the total to […]

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