18/06/2020

Daher released the latest version of its “Me & My TBM” application, incorporating enhancements based on user feedback from across the owner/operator community for its TBM very fast turboprop aircraft family. The Me & My TBM application leverages Daher’s expertise in the field of big data to collect, process and analyze the more than four […]

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18/06/2020

With RUAG International becoming an international aerospace company, the shareholders’ meeting has decided to change the holding company’s name from RUAG Holding Ltd to RUAG International Holding Ltd. The company with about 6,500 employees in 14 countries is divided into four segments: Space, Aerostructures, Ammotec and MRO International. The parent company BGRB Holding, chaired by […]

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18/06/2020

Collins Aerospace Systems, a unit of Raytheon Technologies Corp. (NYSE: RTX), has developed and implemented a multi-tiered solution that converts passenger aircraft into a cargo configuration, allowing airlines fleet flexibility to transport critical medical materials, goods and other freight in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The quick-turn conversion, available for any passenger aircraft model, can […]

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18/06/2020

Germany-based MRO, FAI Technik GmbH, part of the FAI Aviation Group, has completed its latest refurbishment, “Project Pearl“, a pre-owned Bombardier Global Express – D-AFAL (MSN 9016). The multi-million-euro project represents one of the most extensive refurbishment projects for the type. The project, which took approximately 10,000 manhours to complete, includes 15/30/60, 120 and 240-month […]

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17/06/2020

Klaus Eberhardt (72) will continue to lead the Supervisory Board of MTU Aero Engines AG. This was decided unanimously by the Supervisory Board at its latest meeting. Maintaining continuity at the helm of the Supervisory Board is a response to the special challenges presented by the coronavirus crisis. “I am pleased to accept the task […]

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17/06/2020

RUAG and Safran Helicopter Engines have extended until 2021 their contract for maintenance of the fuel control units of the Makila engine powering the Super Puma helicopter. Close partnerships with original equipment manufacturers such as Safran Helicopter Engines enable RUAG to have a constant availability of resources to provide high-quality services and thus ensure the […]

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17/06/2020

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. has sold the last commercially available Gulfstream G550™, clearing the way for production of the award-winning business-aviation icon to wind down. The final commercial aircraft will be delivered to a customer in 2021. “The G550 set the standard for subsequent aircraft and the industry,” said Mark Burns, president, Gulfstream. “With more than […]

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17/06/2020

Euro Jet announced that on June 15, 2020, the EU Commission recommendation to ban all non-essential travel into the European Union and associated countries expired. This recommendation for countries to impose temporary travel restrictions has been in place since March 16, 2020. These countries include the Schengen Member States, including Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus and Romania, […]

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17/06/2020

Embraer started its restructuring process with the reintegration of the commercial aviation business and announces Arjan Meijer as the new President and CEO of Embraer Commercial Aviation, succeeding John Slattery. Arjan will report directly to Embraer President and CEO Francisco Gomes Neto, and the move will be effective immediately. Arjan, 47, has been Chief Commercial […]

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17/06/2020

Leonardo announced that the AW109 Trekker light twin engine helicopter has been chosen as the new helicopter to support Emergency Medical Service (EMS) operations from Rouen Hospital in Normandie, France. One aircraft, with a specially customised EMS interior, is expected be delivered by the end of 2020 from Leonardo’s Vergiate final assembly line in Italy, […]

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16/06/2020

Flying Colours Corp., the North American MRO and completions business, has completed a 240 month inspection for a Bombardier Global Express aircraft. The intense check took place at Flying Colours Corp’ Peterborough, ON. headquarters where a technical team with extensive heavy maintenance experience completed the twenty-year inspection. Completely stripped back to the air frame a […]

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16/06/2020

The Boeing Company has named King Aerospace the 2019 Boeing Supplier of the Year in its Collaboration category. “It’s a blessing and an honor that our company was recognized for our passion and commitment to serve Boeing, their customers and our nation,” says Jarid King, president, King Aerospace. “We look forward to a positive working […]

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16/06/2020

The Duncan Aviation engine Rapid Response Team (RRT) network has experts strategically stationed around the country offering services to assist operators in getting their aircraft in flight-ready condition for when their flying activity resumes.  Airplanes are designed to fly, not sit. The longer these complex machines sit idle, the more likely issues will develop, and […]

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15/06/2020

Zeusch Aviation, the Netherlands-based aerial services provider, has reached a major milestone by recording its first aircraft registration on The Netherlands registry. The Beechcraft B200 Super King Air – new registration PH-ZAZ – was already configured to support medevac and charter missions and now the aircraft is also equipped with a brand new AVCON removable […]

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