11/06/2019

RUAG MRO International, the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of the Dornier 228, welcomed the first of two Bangladesh Navy (BN) Dornier 228-212 special mission aircraft for its 72-month inspection. The maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) contract was signed at the Directorate General of Purchase (DGDP) in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on 03 April 2019. This first aircraft […]

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11/06/2019

StandardAero has appointed Roger Ross as President of the company’s Airlines & Fleets division.  He will be located at the company’s Scottsdale, Arizona, headquarters office and be responsible for the largest division of StandardAero, with multiple sites in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Africa and Australia. Ross previously served as President of Esterline Technologies, Sensors and […]

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11/06/2019

Duncan Aviation recently announced Scott Stoki as the new Engine Overhaul Manager. In this position, he oversees the day-to-day operations of the Duncan Aviation Turbine Engine Maintenance facility located in Lincoln, Nebraska. Stoki enjoys his new leadership role on the engine team. “The Duncan Aviation Overhaul shop has experienced significant growth over the last several […]

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07/06/2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced its interior and industrial design teams earned International Yacht & Aviation Awards for the third consecutive year. “The consistent performance Gulfstream has had in The International Yacht & Aviation Awards is further proof that our design expertise and interiors are ahead of the rest,” said Mark Burns, president, Gulfstream. “What makes […]

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07/06/2019

Flight Plan 2030 presents a new paradigm for air traffic management. Over the next ten years, the ‘Urban Air Traffic Management’ vision aims to serve as a gateway to growth for the Urban Air Mobility revolution. By integrating the full ecosystem of technology and service providers, and leveraging the unique expertise of Embraer and Atech, […]

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07/06/2019

Neste, one of the world’s leading producers of renewable fuels from wastes and residues, and Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier continue to build on their successful collaboration in Sweden. The two companies are delivering sustainable aviation fuel to Stockholm Arlanda, Åre-Östersund, Malmö, Göteborg Landvetter and Umeå Airports to support Swedish […]

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07/06/2019

Duncan Aviation announced that John Petersen has accepted the position of Regional Manager for the Northwest region of the United States. As an 11-year resident of Puyallup, Washington, Petersen brings with him a vast knowledge of the area and strong relationships with many of Duncan Aviation’s customers. “When I first moved to this area, I […]

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06/06/2019

Constant Aviation, a full-service nationwide MRO specializing in airframe and engine maintenance, major repairs, avionics, interiors and paint services, announced the successful delivery of it 15th Bombardier Challenger 300 7500-cycle inspection event. There are only eighteen known 7500-cycle inspections completed to-date worldwide. This maintenance inspection is the most comprehensive inspection on the Challenger 300 airframe […]

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06/06/2019

SmartSky Networks has initiated the final site completion phase of its next generation Air-to-Ground (ATG) network for business and commercial aviation, launching later in 2019.  SmartSky’s airborne network, which began its nationwide deployment a few years ago, incorporates many 5G wireless technologies that have been experienced during a large number of highly successful inflight demonstrations […]

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06/06/2019

Daher, the aircraft manufacturer and industrial equipment and services provider, is pressing ahead with implementation of its Succeed Together Strategic Plan for 2018-2022 structured around three priorities: greater added value; accelerated growth in North America; and establishing itself as the innovation and digital benchmark in all its business sectors. As part of achieving this ambition, […]

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06/06/2019

Swissport wins easyJet business at Zurich Airport as of 1 September 2019. The five-year contract complements Swissport’s existing business with the airline in Geneva and at Basel‘s EuroAirport. Swissport will service some 120 daily easyJet flights at the three Swiss airports combined. On a global level easyJet relies on Swissport’s ground services at 19 airports. […]

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06/06/2019

RUAG MRO International has completed a 96-month inspection on an Embraer Legacy 650. The customer chose to optimize the heavy maintenance inspection’s downtime to ensure ADS-B Out compliance and resolve Service Bulletins. RUAG’s Embraer Authorized Service Center at Munich-Oberpfaffenhofen provided one-stop shop support and project management. The project was completed on schedule and to full […]

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06/06/2019

Planet Nine Private Air (“Planet Nine”), the Van Nuys, California based private charter operator and aircraft management company, announced the arrival of its fifth ultra long-range Dassault Falcon 7X aircraft onto its Part 135 certificate, just in advance of its first anniversary of operations.  The latest aircraft, registration no. N999PN, brokered by Freestream Aviation Limited […]

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05/06/2019

MTU Maintenance, the world’s leading provider of customized services for aero engines, inaugurated a new logistics center at its Ludwigsfelde site. The company has invested 11.5 million euros in the new building, which totals 6,500 square metres of operating space across two levels and can house 105 employees. The relocation of all relevant departments to […]

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