01/05/2020

TAG Global Training has gained CCTO (Cabin Crew Training Organization) approval from Transport Malta. Since 2007, TAG Global Training has acquired global recognition for its excellence in pilot and cabin crew training with such success over 70 Operators worldwide entrust their crew to TAG Global Training in order to receive relevant and compliant training. With […]

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30/04/2020

Millennium International Avionics announced the availability of a new program dedicated to operators utilizing GE/Smiths Multipurpose Control Display Units (MCDUs). Aimed at reducing overall cost of ownership and extending useful life of this equipment, Millennium is now offering an engineered repair with upgraded subassembly component parts including repair using brand new LCD Screen, LED Backlight […]

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30/04/2020

AvAir, an industry leading inventory solutions provider for the aviation aftermarket, and Lufthansa Technik have signed a long-term aftermarket sales agreement. AvAir has purchased the majority of Lufthansa Technik’s overstock of rotable spares inventory. The Arizona-based company acquired 9,000 line items, comprising of components including IDGs (Integrated Drive Generator), FADECs (Full Authority Digital Engine Control) […]

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30/04/2020

The European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) has urged European policy-makers and regulators to collaborate closely when defining rules for the safe reopening of air travel, as the Business Aviation sector is on the frontline of the pandemic and will help shape the European economic and social recovery. The European Commission is currently developing a set […]

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30/04/2020

Jason Hurst has been appointed as Bell Helicopters’ Technology and Innovation team leader. After spending several years on V-22, Hurst knew he wanted to be a part of new product development to take on different challenges and expand his creativity. He later landed a new role as the program manager of the Bell V-247 Vigilant. […]

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30/04/2020

The global aviation industry recently came together for a unique all-day broadcast event to encourage collaboration during the most challenging and unpredictable time in its history. FlightPlan: Charting a Course into the Future, hosted by Inmarsat Aviation and the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX), saw more than 50 leading voices exchange views on the present and future […]

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29/04/2020

Operated by the North Slope Borough Search and Rescue Department (SAR) in the northernmost region of the United States, the PC-24 provides basic medical care for 9,800 residents across a territory of 95,000 square miles (246,000 square kilometres). Outfitted with tandem LifePort™ AeroSled™ stretchers and five passenger seats, it is the fourth PC-24 to be […]

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29/04/2020

Garmin International, Inc. announced the aera 760, a premium aviation portable that is purpose-built for the pilot and the cockpit. The aera 760 boasts a 7-inch bright, sunlight readable touchscreen display complete with comprehensive chart options in a compact and dedicated portable GPS. Additional features of the aera 760 include the option to load instrument […]

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29/04/2020

Swissport achieved an operating EBITDA of 272.3 million euros in 2019, roughly on par with the previous year result of 273.2 million euros. The group’s revenue from operating activities increased to 3.13 billion euros, up 4.7 percent from 2.99 billion euros in 2018. With revenue of 3.13 billion euros for 2019 Swissport’s turnover was 4.7 […]

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29/04/2020

Recognizing the vital need to maintain access to the association’s top-level educational content even as the COVID-19 crisis has driven event cancellations across the country, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has launched its interactive NBAA GO series of online programming aimed at industry professionals. NBAA GO – for “Going Online” – combines pre-recorded and […]

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29/04/2020

Mr. Don Milum, U.S. Senior Sales Manager for Universal Avionics (UA), announces the appointment of Mr. John Berizzi and Mr. John Wasmund to the U.S. Sales team. John Berizzi joins the company as South-Central U.S. Regional Sales Manager and John Wasmund as Southwest U.S. Regional Sales Manager. “John Berizzi and John Wasmund each bring a […]

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28/04/2020

The expedited delivery of emergency medical equipment to California – which has been hard-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic – was performed by Daher in a joint effort with Percussionaire Corporation, the producer of ventilators for treatment of critically ill patients. Daher and Percussionaire both have operations in Sandpoint, Idaho, and they teamed up to airlift […]

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28/04/2020

The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) has submitted a letter to the International Civil Aviation Organization recommending that the CORSIA baseline be adjusted now to take into account the unprecedented effects of COVID-19 on worldwide air travel. CORSIA is an offsetting scheme developed by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) as part of the basket […]

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28/04/2020

Technology is changing the way we fly. Technological advancements are improving the safety and efficiency in how we aviate and navigate through increased in-flight automation and GPS navigation. Today, tech is even enhancing the way we communicate, with digitally delivered text messages — known as datalink communications — in the cockpit. These services, known as […]

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