11/05/2020

USAIG and the Unmanned Safety Institute (USI) have teamed up to enhance the utility of safety benefits made available to all Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) policyholders. The insurer’s Performance Vector Unmanned initiative began in 2016 by affording each UAS policyholder the opportunity to obtain a package of safety-focused services during each policy year of coverage. […]

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08/05/2020

COVID-19’s effects have spread to business aircraft manufacturing, with Gulfstream parent General Dynamics announcing recently that the pandemic has dampened the Savannah, GA-based OEM’s deliveries for the first quarter of 2020. Textron Aviation also recently reported a $262 million decrease in total revenue and fewer aircraft deliveries in first quarter 2020 compared to the first […]

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08/05/2020

Rolls-Royce has held its Annual General Meeting, during which it was announced that Rolls-Royce’s top priority remains safeguarding the lives and livelihoods of the people. Proactive measures remain in place at its facilities to help keep people safe and minimize operational disruption, including remote working and modified shifts in its manufacturing facilities, which enable us […]

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08/05/2020

Lufthansa Technik AG has begun working on the cabin conversion of the first of three Airbus A350-900s for the German Federal Government’s Special Air Mission Wing. The aircraft with the temporary civil registration D-AGAF (later military registration 10+03) arrived at Hamburg’s International Airport in Fuhlsbüttel at around 1:30 PM today, where it will be given […]

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08/05/2020

Even with limited travel options, the Bell Training Academy remains open and training customers. Barring any travel restrictions by the U.S. State Department on entry into the country, pilots and instructors continue to offer hands-on flight and maintenance courses that enrich customers knowledge of flight. To adapt to the current environment, Bell’s dedicated team has […]

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08/05/2020

Inflite The Jet Centre, part of the Inflite group of companies, announced the appointment of Steve Hughes as General Manager and CAMO of Excellence Aviation Services Limited & Excellence Aviation Limited, effective Monday 4th May. Steve brings a wealth of experience to his new role, providing leadership for the effective management of the Excellence Aviation […]

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08/05/2020

Elliott Aviation, Garmin’s leading retrofitter and a leader in business aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul services, has announced a $3,000 per day guaranteed four-week downtime on standalone Citation Excel/XLS Garmin G5000 retrofits. Elliott Aviation has delivered an industry-leading 12 Garmin G5000 equipped Citation Excel/XLS aircraft. In addition, Elliott Aviation offers free avionics familiarization with all […]

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08/05/2020

LCI, a leading helicopter lessor and the aviation division of the Libra Group, has strengthened its leasing platform with the establishment of a new co-investment vehicle with Thora Capital, LLC. and RIVE Private Investment as partners. The transaction covers six Leonardo AW139s and three Airbus H130 helicopters, all of which have long-term, secure debt financing […]

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08/05/2020

GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft engineering & technical services, modifications, electronic systems, R&D, government services, and MRO services, announced the arrival of a B777-300 aircraft at the company’s AFW hangar location. After completing a full sanitization process, the wide-body aircraft was taxied into the GDC Technics hangar at the end of April. The […]

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07/05/2020

Hermes 900 Maritime Patrol UAS equipped with the new rescue capability was recently delivered to a customer in South-East Asia Elbit Systems introduces a unique life saving capability to its Hermes 900 Maritime Patrol Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS). Integrating detection and identification capabilities, onboard inflated life-rafts, and precision dispatch capability, enables the UAS to perform […]

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07/05/2020

AOne Parts & Logistics announced that Ryen Shultz will be joining the Global Service and Support provider as a full time Trader. Ryen has had his feet on the ground and head in the air with aviation since enlisting in the United States Army in 2014 as a CH-47 mechanic. During his time in the […]

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07/05/2020

As the impact of COVID-19 touches every corner of the globe, Air BP is supporting the communities in which it operates through a number of initiatives alongside customers and partners.   In Australia, Air BP worked with its procurement team to donate 35,000 N95 masks to the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) for their frontline […]

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07/05/2020

JetHQ has added and promoted presidents to lead two newly created international divisions covering Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. The aircraft transaction and brokerage company announces that it has brought in a seasoned sales professional to head up Asia, while elevating its own veteran aviation executive to oversee Europe, the Middle East and […]

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07/05/2020

Effective immediately, Aviation Partners, Inc., announces Gary Dunn to the position of president. Dunn, age 48, has served the company for more than two decades. He has been interim president since the unexpected passing on March 30 of company founder and aviation legend Joe Clark. “Gary continues the tradition of innovation and excellence established by […]

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07/05/2020

Some of the world’s leading coatings specialists gathered virtually at the Royal Society of Chemistry to discuss how special surface technologies could be used to tackle the global COVID-19 pandemic. More than 130 academics, technical industry specialists and representatives of major healthcare and transport organisations remotely gathered at the event hosted in collaboration with the […]

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