11/04/2018

There are two new members in the G1000 NXi upgrade club — the Embraer Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 equipped with the Prodigy Flight Deck. This integrated flight deck upgrade includes significant performance enhancements, plus unique features such as SurfaceWatch, visual approaches, geographical map overlay within the HSI and more. Supplemental Type Certificate for the […]

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11/04/2018

Embraer Services & Support has completed the first upgrade of a Phenom 300 light business jet with a two-person divan, increasing cabin passenger capacity to 11 occupants, the highest in its class. The announcement was made today at the Embraer Executive Operators Conference, in Austin Texas, a joint event hosted by Embraer Services & Support […]

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11/04/2018

BendixKing, a unit of Honeywell (NYSE: HON), is introducing xVue Touch, a primary flight display for experimental aircraft. Available now, the new cockpit technology provides builders and pilots with a powerful and intuitive touchscreen flight display built with superior craftsmanship, at a very affordable price. The new flight display represents a major milestone for BendixKing […]

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11/04/2018

CAE announced it has signed a service level agreement with the Omani Authority for Partnership for Development (OAPFD) to support the creation and establishment of the Oman Aviation Academy. Under terms of the service level agreement, CAE will provide operating services to the Oman Aviation Academy, which will leverage CAE’s established international standards for aviation […]

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11/04/2018

Oman Air’s Boeing 737 MAX aircraft is the first to feature Rockwell Collins’ new Air Rest™ luxury business class seating solution for narrowbody aircraft. Initial deliveries for a total of 30 aircraft recently began and will continue through 2022. This unique seat brings the comfort and technology of Rockwell Collins’ widebody business class seat to […]

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11/04/2018

Piper Aircraft and ATP Flight School announced during the annual Sun-n-Fun Fly-In the signing of a second 100 aircraft fleet order. ATP, which holds the distinction of being the largest private flight school in the United States and leading supplier of pilots to the nation’s regional airlines, is now the larges Piper fleet operator in […]

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11/04/2018

UK based Jota Aviation has taken delivery of the first of four 146-300 QT pure Freighter aircraft in a multi-million dollar deal which is set to substantially increase its market share and position the company as a market leader in the cargo charter sector. The first aircraft (registered G-JOTE) will enter service on 1st June […]

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11/04/2018

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and service supplier, has completed its first fuelling at Muenster-Osnabrück International airport (FMO/EDGG), Germany. Air BP fuelled an Airbus A319 on April 5th marking the official start of operations. In addition to jet fuel, the company is supplying avgas 100LL and for the first time at an Air […]

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11/04/2018

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, is showcasing its leading piston aircraft at this year’s Sun ‘n Fun International Fly-in & Expo scheduled for April 10-15 in Lakeland, Florida. The company is displaying its Beechcraft Baron G58 and Bonanza G36 and Cessna Skylane 182 and Turbo Stationair HD 206 aircraft at the show. […]

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11/04/2018

Av8 PMA, a leader in the reverse engineering, certification and manufacturing of PMA aircraft parts, is pleased to announce it will expand their current operation by adding a 3,320 sq. ft. facility in Dallas, TX, dedicated to the company’s engineering activities. The new location is scheduled to be operational in April 2018. The facility will […]

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10/04/2018

Globetrotting G500 To Join Class-Leading Gulfstream Fleet In Shanghai. Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.’s newest offerings, the Gulfstream G500 and Gulfstream G600, will join the Gulfstream fleet on display at China’s Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport next week for the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE). The show will mark the G500’s 19th stop on a world […]

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10/04/2018

Business aviation workforce issues are currently a hot topic, especially in connection to industry pilot and aircraft technician shortages. Duncan Aviation cites its support for ongoing education as a huge employment benefit and one way the company is preparing for the potential shortages. “Duncan Aviation has always been a company that has hired for attitudes […]

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10/04/2018

Air Service Basel had a productive week serving the needs of Baselworld’s niche clientele with high-end services and efficient support. Despite the show’s scale-down this year—focusing on quality of products over quantity—the FBO served nearly 60% more traffic than in 2017. The Baselworld show is home to more than 800 high-end exhibitors at Messe Basel […]

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10/04/2018

StandardAero has signed a 20-year Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Rolls-Royce to provide maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for the AE 2100, AE 1107 and T56 Series IV engine models through the year 2038.  The MOA, with a projected value exceeding $15 billion over the twenty year period, designates StandardAero as the primary provider […]

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10/04/2018

Engine MRO specialists, Aero Norway AS have appointed two new members of their senior management team. Neil Russell (Top) will undertake the role of Chief Operating Officer and Rune Veenstra (bottom)  as the new Chief Business Officer. These appointments are part of Aero Norway’s refreshed management structure which will see Russell and Veenstra act as […]

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