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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06/05/2020

Daher unveiled technical details for its TBM 940 very fast turboprop aircraft in the Model Year 2020 version, which is equipped with HomeSafe™ – an emergency system that automatically brings the airplane to a runway touchdown if the pilot becomes incapacitated. The system is activated manually by an easily recognizable orange button atop the cockpit […]

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05/05/2020

The European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) warmly welcomed the decision by the European Commission to extend the deadline for ADS-B compliance by six months for business aviation operators. The European Commission (EC) announced it is extending the deadline for ADS-B (see note to editors) equipage in new aircraft by six months, to 7 December 2020, […]

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05/05/2020

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced that Fast Company, a leading business magazine that focuses on innovation in technology, leadership and design, recognized Garmin as a finalist for the development of Autoland as part of its 2020 World Changing Ideas Awards. Autoland autonomous flight technology revolutionized the aviation industry when […]

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05/05/2020

Jet Aviation announced more than 10 of its FBOs were acknowledged for outstanding performance in the 2020 customer FBO surveys conducted by Professional Pilot, Aviation International News (AIN) and Business Air News (BAN). The annual results of all three surveys were released by the three publications in April 2020. In addition to the individual FBO […]

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05/05/2020

Air Service Basel is launching a package for its operators today.  The company aims to help operators maintain passenger requests, crew training and aircraft airworthiness so launches a package available immediately to all handling requests. The full-service FBO located at EuroAirport in Basel, Switzerland, remains operational, despite border restrictions and are maintaining the highest level […]

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