16/12/2019

Dreams Soar, Inc., has named Lauren Abernathy from Ocoee, Florida, as the inaugural Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University academic scholarship recipient. The new scholarship program was announced earlier this year by Ms. Shaesta Waiz, founder and president of Dreams Soar and an alumna of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and its flight training program in Daytona Beach, Florida. “Scholarships […]

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16/12/2019

Costa Rica’s first-ever general aviation terminal (GAT), named GAT SJO, at San Jose Juan Santamaría International Airport (MROC/SJO) is now fully open and exclusively available to business aviation operators. The GAT will operate under the name GAT SJO General Aviation Terminal. Construction of the GAT began in April 2019, when Aeris Holdings selected GAT SJO, […]

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13/12/2019

On November 22, 2019, a Beechcraft King Air 250 was delivered to its new owner at Atlas Air Service in Bremen. The twin-turboprop is registered in Germany and its new home airport is Magdeburg-City. The acquisition process for this aircraft took several months. After inspection of the Beechcraft King Air by Atlas Air Service in […]

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13/12/2019

Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced the delivery of the first of 12 Bell 505 helicopters to Horizon International Flight Academy per an agreement signed in November at the Dubai Air Show. The 505 was configured for flight training, fully equipped with an integrated glass cockpit that enables pilots in training […]

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13/12/2019

Safran Helicopter Engines has received EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) Type Certification for its Aneto-1K engine, as fitted to the Leonardo AW189K. Intended for super-medium and heavy helicopters, the Aneto family produces between 2,500 and 3,000 shp. The 1K is rated at 2,500 shp and its first flight in the AW189K took place in March […]

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12/12/2019

Duncan Aviation announced the creation of its new PMA Library. This database consists of more than 75 PMAs, all of which are available for sale. You can visit the database here: DuncanAviation.aero/services/specialised-services/pma-library There are three ways to search the PMA Library: by aircraft, by PMA category, or by viewing the full list. Click By Aircraft […]

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12/12/2019

West Star announced Tommi Krell has assumed leadership for marketing the component repair business units, Dallas Aeronautical Services, Flite Components and Avant Aerospace. Avant Aerospace LLC, Dallas Aeronautical Services, LLC (DAS), and FLITE Components, LLC are wholly owned subsidiaries of West Star Aviation Holdings, LLC. Krell will continue to maintain responsibility for corporate communication across […]

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11/12/2019

Southeast Aerospace, a leading Aerospace solutions company, was granted an FAA PMA to manufacture and distribute complex harnesses required for the Garmin G5000 installations. The Garmin G5000 is an Advanced Flight Deck with 3 wide high-resolution displays with integrated engine indicators and crew alerting system.  With full WAAS FMS integration and dual channel digital control […]

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10/12/2019

The newly renovated general aviation terminal (GAT) at Madrid Barajas Airport is now fully open and available to business aviation operators. Refurbishment of the GAT, named Spanish FBO – Madrid, began in April 2019, when Aena SME, S.A., the state-owned company that manages airports and heliports in Spain, selected a consortium consisting of Universal Aviation […]

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10/12/2019

Duncan Aviation recently delivered two aircraft with interior elements that were created with hydrographic printing. The Gulfstream 150 and Challenger 300 are the first aircraft to receive countertops that were created with hydrographic technology, a new finish option recently implemented by Duncan Aviation interior experts. Duncan Aviation Completions and Modifications Sales Rep Jeff Beaudette says, […]

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10/12/2019

Committed to furthering STEM education in schools, Bell launched its third annual Bell Vertical Robotics Competition this past weekend. The 2019 competition theme was On-Demand Mobility which simulated air-taxi movement of people and rapid-delivery of product orders. 17 high school teams from all over the Dallas/Fort Worth, TX area and Virginia were provided a drone […]

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10/12/2019

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and service supplier, has completed the roll out of its innovative Airfield Automation digital technology across São Paulo state, Brazil. It is estimated that around 150 of Air BP’s airport and operator customers will benefit from the new technology which aims to enhance safety, reliability and compliance in […]

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09/12/2019

FAI Technik GmbH, the expanding German MRO supplier and member of the FAI Aviation Group, has completed two FANS installations on two Bombardier Challenger 604s (D-AFAA and D-AFAG) during October/November. It has also just commenced a further installation, scheduled for completion by mid-December 2019. Simultaneously, FAI Technik GmbH has received an EASA-STC for a Garmin […]

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