07/06/2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced its interior and industrial design teams earned International Yacht & Aviation Awards for the third consecutive year. “The consistent performance Gulfstream has had in The International Yacht & Aviation Awards is further proof that our design expertise and interiors are ahead of the rest,” said Mark Burns, president, Gulfstream. “What makes […]

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07/06/2019

Flight Plan 2030 presents a new paradigm for air traffic management. Over the next ten years, the ‘Urban Air Traffic Management’ vision aims to serve as a gateway to growth for the Urban Air Mobility revolution. By integrating the full ecosystem of technology and service providers, and leveraging the unique expertise of Embraer and Atech, […]

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07/06/2019

Neste, one of the world’s leading producers of renewable fuels from wastes and residues, and Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier continue to build on their successful collaboration in Sweden. The two companies are delivering sustainable aviation fuel to Stockholm Arlanda, Åre-Östersund, Malmö, Göteborg Landvetter and Umeå Airports to support Swedish […]

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07/06/2019

Duncan Aviation announced that John Petersen has accepted the position of Regional Manager for the Northwest region of the United States. As an 11-year resident of Puyallup, Washington, Petersen brings with him a vast knowledge of the area and strong relationships with many of Duncan Aviation’s customers. “When I first moved to this area, I […]

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06/06/2019

Constant Aviation, a full-service nationwide MRO specializing in airframe and engine maintenance, major repairs, avionics, interiors and paint services, announced the successful delivery of it 15th Bombardier Challenger 300 7500-cycle inspection event. There are only eighteen known 7500-cycle inspections completed to-date worldwide. This maintenance inspection is the most comprehensive inspection on the Challenger 300 airframe […]

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06/06/2019

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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06/06/2019

Daher, the aircraft manufacturer and industrial equipment and services provider, is pressing ahead with implementation of its Succeed Together Strategic Plan for 2018-2022 structured around three priorities: greater added value; accelerated growth in North America; and establishing itself as the innovation and digital benchmark in all its business sectors. As part of achieving this ambition, […]

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06/06/2019

Swissport wins easyJet business at Zurich Airport as of 1 September 2019. The five-year contract complements Swissport’s existing business with the airline in Geneva and at Basel‘s EuroAirport. Swissport will service some 120 daily easyJet flights at the three Swiss airports combined. On a global level easyJet relies on Swissport’s ground services at 19 airports. […]

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06/06/2019

RUAG MRO International has completed a 96-month inspection on an Embraer Legacy 650. The customer chose to optimize the heavy maintenance inspection’s downtime to ensure ADS-B Out compliance and resolve Service Bulletins. RUAG’s Embraer Authorized Service Center at Munich-Oberpfaffenhofen provided one-stop shop support and project management. The project was completed on schedule and to full […]

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06/06/2019

Planet Nine Private Air (“Planet Nine”), the Van Nuys, California based private charter operator and aircraft management company, announced the arrival of its fifth ultra long-range Dassault Falcon 7X aircraft onto its Part 135 certificate, just in advance of its first anniversary of operations.  The latest aircraft, registration no. N999PN, brokered by Freestream Aviation Limited […]

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05/06/2019

MTU Maintenance, the world’s leading provider of customized services for aero engines, inaugurated a new logistics center at its Ludwigsfelde site. The company has invested 11.5 million euros in the new building, which totals 6,500 square metres of operating space across two levels and can house 105 employees. The relocation of all relevant departments to […]

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05/06/2019

Wheels Up, the membership-based private aviation company, announced the acquisition of Travel Management Company (TMC), with an effective closing date of May 31, 2019. TMC, the largest wholesale-focused light jet operator in the U.S., operates an owned and leased fleet of Hawker 400XP aircraft in North America.  This strategic acquisition is in response to increasing […]

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05/06/2019

On April 24, 1982, the first-ever airplane powered by CFM56 engines, a Delta Air Lines DC-8-72 powered by the CFM56-2, took to the skies.  In the years after that, CFM International would go on to add seven additional engine models that, today, power more than 20 different commercial and military aircraft types for more than […]

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05/06/2019

This year marks a special anniversary for both Bell and Bell Independent Representative, National Airways Corporation (NAC). Thirty years ago, in 1989, they teamed up to offer helicopter solutions to go above and beyond flight in the southern part of Africa. One of the most prominent markets on the African continent is South Africa. With […]

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