10/06/2020

Meridian has received recognition from the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) for its Hayward (HWD) and Teterboro (TEB) FBO facilities. The IS-BAH standard is based on International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) standards and recommended practices in the preparation of handling business aircraft. The standard was designed to promote use of industry best practices […]

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10/06/2020

As part of its ongoing commitment to serve the general aviation community, Sheltair Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport FBO has completed construction of their new $5.6 million 31,575 square-foot hangar that offers 28-foot tail height doors and a sprawling 227-foot clear span opening, designed to accommodate aircraft as large as the Global 7500 and Gulfstream 650. […]

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10/06/2020

Bombardier will host its 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (“Meeting”) on June 18, 2020 at 10:30 EDT in a virtual format due to the ongoing public health concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Corporation previously announced in its 2020 Notice of Meeting that, subject to public health conditions and concerns, it would host a […]

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10/06/2020

Citing multiple ongoing and unresolved concerns about potential harm to the GPS-based National Airspace System (NAS), the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) joined with a broad coalition of aviation stakeholders to forcefully respond to Ligado Networks’ dispute of a petition from NBAA and others asking the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to pause its approval of […]

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09/06/2020

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced Naveed Aziz has been promoted to vice president and general manager of the Gulfstream Dallas facility. He will oversee service center operations and Gulfstream G280™ completions. He succeeds Robby Harless, who retires this month. “Naveed has been a valuable asset to our next generation of aircraft,” said Greg Collett, senior vice […]

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09/06/2020

With a careful restart of the aviation sector, ASL Group presents a new and surprising formula which combines the unique aspect of individual and qualitative service of private aviation with the best of commercial aviation. This project is marketed under the name ASL FLY EXECUTIVE and offers the passenger a high-quality flight experience in an […]

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09/06/2020

Building on its legacy of market-leading Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), Collins Aerospace’s GLU-2100 recently became the first Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR) to use Dual Frequency/Multi-Constellation (DFMC) technology. The test flights aboard Boeing’s ecoDemonstrator 777 accumulated over 100 hours of DFMC data in multiple regions of the world. This data will be used to confirm the […]

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08/06/2020

Erickson Incorporated, a worldwide leading operator, maintainer, and manufacturer of utility aircraft, has announced that the United States Department of Defense awarded Erickson Inc and other Non-defense agencies, the NAAMTA Global Medical Transport Accreditation. NAAMTA Auditors completed a systematic audit of company policies and procedures, safety and quality management processes, medical personnel and policies, aviation […]

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08/06/2020

Aero Asset has named Philip Louis Amadeus as a Sales Director for the company. The experienced aviator will be based in London, expanding Aero Asset’s global footprint with sales directors now also in Canada, the United States and Mexico. “Philip brings decades of fixed and rotary wing savoir-faire to Aero Asset. He draws from his […]

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08/06/2020

Trimec Aviation, a Certified Part 145 Repair Station (#18TR248C), announced it has added a Capital Avionics CA-420 digital compass rose system to support its growing client base with this state-of-the-art aircraft compass alignment tool. John Holland, Trimec Aviation, General Manager, commented, “It has become increasingly difficult and problematic to locate traditional compass roses at local […]

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08/06/2020

Garmin announced the addition of new features to the Garmin Pilot app on Apple mobile devices. New enhancements to the document viewer allow customers to configure folders so they can more easily organize documents such as pilot’s guides, cockpit reference guides and more, within the app. Additional features include the display of elevation information in the […]

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08/06/2020

Swissport Belgium SA/NV, a subsidiary of Swissport International AG, which has been providing ground services at Brussels airport, will file for bankruptcy alongside Swissport Belgium Cleaning SA/NV after all attempts to turn around the notoriously loss-making unit failed. The group’s cargo business in Brussels and Liège is not affected. After many years of loss-making operations, […]

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05/06/2020

The United Nations’ World Health Organisation (WHO) and the World Food Programme (WFP) have chosen Liège Airport in Belgium and Accra Airport in Ghana as logistics hubs for moving medical supplies across the world in the fight against COVID-19. Swissport plays a key role as a cargo handler at both UN hubs in Liège and […]

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