18/11/2019

CMC Electronics announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved an STC to install CMC Electronics’ SBAS-capable CMA-5024 GPS on B737NG aircraft to comply with worldwide ADS-B Out mandates as well as SBAS/GPS navigation enabling the world’s first LPV approaches for B737NGs. CMC’s solution, developed in collaboration with the FAA’s Navigation Programs office, offers […]

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18/11/2019

Jet Aviation’s new and improved 600 square-meter facility within the shared FBO terminal at Riyadh’s King Khalid International Airport is being re-designed and enhanced for customer comfort. The company expects the newly refurbished facility to be operational by the end of Q1 2020. Jet Aviation currently operates the largest FBO network in the Middle East. […]

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15/11/2019

FlightSafety International has been selected by Cherokee Nation Strategic Programs (CNSP) to provide Unmanned Systems Training. The CNSP will begin with eLearning Part 107 Test Preparation and eLearning UAS Essentials Library. This will be followed by Theoretical and Practical UAS Instructor led training. The Trusted Operator Program (TOP) Certification Level 1 requirements will be met […]

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15/11/2019

Barbara and Jerry King know how scary cancer can be. Because of their personal experiences with the disease and their abiding love for children, on November 8 they announced an endowment to the MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital, Division of Pediatrics at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston. The Barbara and Jerry […]

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15/11/2019

Duncan Aviation reminds aircraft owner/operators that although there are some weeks until January 1, 2020, the reality is, many aviation vendors and shops close for the last two weeks of the year. Owner/operators who need parts, components, and modifications from various vendors may find that they’re unable to procure them during the last two weeks […]

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18/11/2019

Jet Aviation announced the opening of its new sustainably built FBO and hangar complex at Van Nuys Airport. The facility includes a brand-new 10,000 sq. ft. FBO terminal and 43,000 sq. ft. hangar that can accommodate the newer generation, large-body aircraft currently entering the market.   The much-anticipated FBO and hangar project includes a brand-new […]

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15/11/2019

StandardAero announced the opening of its newest helicopter Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facility, continuing its longstanding commitment to the strategic Richmond, BC area and to providing comprehensive aftermarket services to the dense helicopter industry in the Pacific Northwest and global community alike. The opening of the new StandardAero Vancouver facility is the culmination of […]

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14/11/2019

Duncan Aviation hosted a Registered Apprenticeship Ceremony to roll out its newly registered Duncan Aviation Airframe Technician Apprenticeship Program. The ceremony was a fitting mid-week celebration of National Apprenticeship Week. “The aviation industry is currently seeing a workforce shortage for qualified aircraft technicians as the number of retiring certified Airframe Technicians is higher than the […]

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14/11/2019

CAE has signed a long-term exclusive training agreement with easyJet to train 1,000 new easyJet cadet pilots on a Multi-Crew Pilot license (MPL) programme. CAE will also provide Airbus 320 type rating training and place graduates of CAE’s Integrated Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL) programme with easyJet. “This partnership agreement is a resounding endorsement of […]

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14/11/2019

West Star has received ANAC Brazil Authorization to perform maintenance inspections and repairs on Brazilian registered aircraft at their East Alton, Illinois (ALN) location. “This certification extends our world-class aircraft MRO services to Brazilian aircraft operators at our ALN facility,” stated Santiago Carol, Regional Sales Manager, Latin America. This authorization is in addition to existing […]

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14/11/2019

Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited, a premium business aviation service provider part of the Kadoorie Group, announced that its International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Stage 3 certification renewal has been successfully approved for another three years to 2022. Mr. Gary Dolski, CEO of Metrojet commented, “Metrojet has developed our own Safety Management System (SMS) […]

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14/11/2019

TrueNoord, the specialist regional aircraft lessor, has leased three Embraer E190s to Finnair. These aircraft have been purchased with leases attached from GOAL Aircraft Leasing and they are being sub-leased and operated by Nordic Regional Airlines (NoRRA). Financing was provided under TrueNoord’s term loan warehouse facility supported by Morgan Stanley, NORD/LB Norddeutsche Landesbank, Barclays and […]

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14/11/2019

Thanks to advocacy on Capitol Hill and with the FAA, NBAA members are no longer forced to give up their right to privacy and security when boarding a business aircraft. It’s been a long effort, but we’ve reached a turning point in our work to protect privacy and security, with a recent announcement from the […]

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14/11/2019

JETNET LLC, the leading provider of corporate aviation information, has released September 2019 and the first nine months of 2019 results for the pre-owned business jet, turboprop, piston, helicopter, and commercial airliner markets. JETNET has reviewed key worldwide trends across all aircraft market segments, comparing September 2019 to September 2018. For the first nine months […]

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