07/11/2019

Atlas Air Service from Bremen has been an independent expert for the purchase, sale and brokerage of Embraer, Cessna and Beechcraft aircraft since October 2019. In the four years since 2015, Atlas Air Service AG has exclusively brokered the new aircraft of the manufacturer Embraer Executive Jets and doubled the market share for the Brazilian […]

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07/11/2019

Shannon Group CEO Mary Considine welcomed the announcement by Aer Lingus of two new European routes from Shannon to Paris and Barcelona, highlighting the benefits of the connections for the region. Paris Charles de Gaulle is one of Europe’s busiest hub airports, delivering an attractive offering for inbound and outbound business and tourist travellers but […]

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07/11/2019

Garmin has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for the GFC 500 autopilot in additional models of the Piper PA-28 and select models of the Piper PA-32. Intended for piston single-engine aircraft, the GFC 500 delivers superior in-flight characteristics, self-monitoring capabilities and minimal maintenance needs when compared to older generation autopilot systems. […]

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06/11/2019

Nok Air, the low-cost Thai carrier, has concluded a Total Cargo Management agreement with ECS Group. AVS GSA Thailand, a subsidiary of ECS Group, is leading this contract to manage capacity sales and operations for all Nok Air international routes. Through ECS Group’s vast network and with their expertise in Total Cargo Management, Nok Air […]

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06/11/2019

StandardAero has received FAA approval for acceptance testing of the Rolls-Royce RB211-535 turbofan engine at its maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility in San Antonio, Texas. This achievement, which followed a test cell correlation effort undertaken in partnership with the engine manufacturer, marks StandardAero’s attainment of full capability on the RB211-535, in support of the […]

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06/11/2019

Safran and Aero Engine Corporation of China (AECC) have signed a memorandum of agreement to strengthen their industrial cooperation on the WZ16 French-Chinese helicopter engine. This agreement was signed in Beijing by Alexandre Ziegler, Safran Senior Executive Vice President, International and Public Affairs, and AECC Chairman Cao Jianguo, during French President Emmanuel Macron’s State Visit […]

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06/11/2019

Helicopter Association International (HAI) announced that Bryn Elliott is the 2020 recipient of the association’s Salute to Excellence Law Enforcement Award. The award, sponsored by MD Helicopters, recognizes an individual or organization that has contributed to the promotion and advancement of helicopters in support of law enforcement activities. Nominees were not limited to pilots or […]

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06/11/2019

Luxaviation Helicopters is attending the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show in Florida for the first time. The VIP helicopter charter company will have an ACH145 from its managed fleet on display throughout the show, at Airbus Corporate Helicopters’ exhibition space in Super Yacht Berth 5. Charlotte Pedersen, CEO, Luxaviation Helicopters, says: “Fort Lauderdale International Boat […]

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06/11/2019

Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced Life Flight Network has signed a purchase agreement for four Bell 429s and four Bell 407GXis to add to its existing Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) aircraft fleet. “The Bell 429 and Bell 407GXi deliver exceptional speed and readiness. These aircraft provide reliability for important […]

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05/11/2019

Duncan Aviation is pleased to announce that Dave Coleman recently earned recognition as an IADA-Certified Aircraft Sales Broker. “IADA is very pleased to include Duncan Aviation’s Dave Coleman in the ranks of IADA-certified aircraft brokers,” said IADA Executive Director Wayne Starling. “He joins an elite group of professional brokers who have passed a rigorous independent […]

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05/11/2019

Helicopter Association International (HAI) announced that Dwayne Williams, a retired chief pilot for both Bell and MD Helicopters, is the 2020 recipient of the association’s W.A. “Dub” Blessing Flight Instructor of the Year Award. The award, sponsored by H. Ross Perot and the Perot family, recognizes superlative contributions by a helicopter flight instructor in upholding […]

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05/11/2019

With the geared turbofan (GTF), Pratt & Whitney and MTU Aero  Engines are building the most eco-efficient propulsion system currently available in the marketplace. MTU not only contributes key turbine and compressor technologies to this highly advanced family of engines, the company is also responsible for final assembly of one third of the PW1100G-JM geared […]

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05/11/2019

Avflight Traverse City will provide ground handling for new Allegiant routes from Cherry Capital Airport (KTVC) in northern Michigan to St. Pete-Clearwater /Tampa; Orlando-Sanford; and Punta Gorda / Fort Myers, Florida, with a Phoenix-Mesa, Arizona route commencing November 13, 2019. This venture satisfies a long-standing demand for more direct and economical options to south Florida […]

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05/11/2019

JetHQ has expanded its team of aviation experts to meet a growing global marketplace demand. The aircraft transaction and brokerage company announces the addition of two sales managers and a technical analyst to its experienced roster. Sales Manager Jamie Roberts and Technical Analyst Steven Pinkerton have joined the company’s U.S. headquarters in Kansas City, Mo., […]

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