17/12/2018

Wayne Jamroz has joined King Aerospace Commercial Corporation as general manager of its operations in Ardmore, OK. He brings almost four decades of extensive aviation maintenance experience to his leadership position. “Wayne has tremendous drive, focus, integrity and a consistently positive attitude,” says Jarid King, president of King Aerospace Companies. “His depth of experience, proven […]

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12/11/2018

Tacoma Narrows Aviation announced the completion of its new executive terminal facility: the FBO’s corporate air center. The beautifully-appointed corporate air center includes 30,000 square feet of heated hangar space, 2,500 square feet of passenger and crew amenities, and 5,500 square feet of office space. Guests to Tacoma Narrows Aviation will enjoy an abundance of […]

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06/12/2018

ExecuJet, part of the Luxaviation Group, is celebrating winning the Aviation Customer Services and the People Development Awards at the 2018 South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) Industry Awards. ExecuJet also came runner-up in the Aviation Support Services category. The awards recognise individuals and companies making an outstanding contribution to the development of the African […]

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09/11/2018

Atlas Air Service sells a Phenom 100E to a customer from the region around Lake Constance. The aircraft will be operated by Jet24 GmbH in Vienna. In terms of comfort and operating costs, the Embraer Phenom 100E is the most complete entry-level light jet. The spacious interior with an “Oval Lite” cabin design has been […]

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09/11/2018

In its 25 years in business, King Aerospace CEO and founder Jerry King says he has never seen anything like the recent influx of work at the company’s facility in Ardmore, OK. The company now has seven next-generation Boeing aircraft in various stages of work scopes: routine maintenance, paint, avionics and interior modifications. The aircraft […]

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08/11/2018

West Star is now authorized and approved to perform scheduled and non-scheduled inspections and repairs on BR710A-20 Rolls-Royce engines installed on Global aircraft. Additionally, they are approved to receive warranty and “CorporateCare®” approvals via the Rolls-Royce “MyAeroEngine” portal to process warranty claims directly to the OEM. West Star’s East Alton, IL (ALN) facility will be […]

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14/12/2018

The German Federal Police (Bundespolizei) has taken delivery of three heavy H215 helicopters, with a fourth to follow in June 2019. These twin-engine multi-role Super Pumas will enter operation at the beginning of 2020 supporting the Central Command for Maritime Emergencies (CCME), which oversees maritime missions off of Germany’s coast. “The H215’s speed, long-distance performance […]

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08/11/2018

FlightSafety International announces that the Embraer E-170 aircraft simulator it built for S7 Airlines of Russia has received EASA qualification. This European Aviation Safety Agency qualification includes Issue 2 upset prevention and recovery training capability. “The EASA Issue 2 qualification of the Embraer E170 simulator built for S7 Airlines demonstrates FlightSafety’s ability and commitment to […]

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06/12/2018

Airbus and the French Civil Aviation University, ENAC, have obtained EASA certification for a co-developed ab initio Pilot Cadet Training Programme that will be used by a worldwide network of partner flight schools, starting with the first customer Escuela de Aviacion Mexico (EAM) in Mexico city early 2019. Pilot Cadets worldwide will now be able […]

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08/11/2018

CAE has agreed to acquire Bombardier’s Business Aircraft Training (BAT) business for an enterprise value of US$645 million, expanding its ability to address the training market for customers operating Bombardier business jets, which at more than 4,800 aircraft, is one of the largest and most valuable in-service fleets of business aircraft in the world. The […]

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14/12/2018

RUAG Australia is working together with leading Australian researchers to investigate the use of laser metal deposition (LMD) production technology for faster and more cost-effective aircraft repairs. The collaborative project focuses on using LMD technology to manufacture spare parts from steel and titanium. The team includes experts from the Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (IMCRC) […]

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07/11/2018

EPIC Fuels announced that industry veteran Kevin Wilkerson has joined the company’s leadership team as its new Vice President of Transaction Processing. Wilkerson will be focusing on the continued growth and development of the company’s fuel payment cards, the EPIC Card and the Signature Flight Support Card, and the company’s robust transaction processing platform. Wilkerson […]

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