04/12/2018

Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) is exhibiting an ACJ319 at the MEBAA show1, highlighting the comfort and space on offer, and echoing the trend towards larger cabins in new-generation business jets. Operated by Acropolis Aviation of the UK, which is upgrading to an ACJ320neo to benefit from improved fuel efficiency and range, the aircraft is offered […]

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30/01/2019

Sino Jet Ltd. will be the first Chinese operator to manage comprehensive data analytics to support IS-BAO III. In 2018, Sino Jet Ltd. was the first operator in mainland China to reach IS-BAO stage III, the internationally recognized safety standard from the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC). The company’s President in Beijing, Ms. Chris Wu, […]

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08/01/2019

The first application of the Safran Hybrid-Electric Propulsion System (HEPS), the Bell Nexus, is officially unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The propulsion solution of this multi-rotor vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft is capable of producing more than 600 kWe power. During ground tests last June the system produced 100 […]

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30/10/2018

The Bell 407GXi has been validated by the FAA after receiving certification from Transport Canada earlier this year. Chilean based customer, Eagle Copters, took delivery of the first Bell 407GXi to be used for corporate transportation. Bell announced the latest enhancements to the popular Bell 407 platform featuring improved pilot awareness, higher precision navigation, enhanced […]

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27/02/2019

VistaJet, the first and only global business aviation company, announces its partnership with the Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow team as its Official Supplier of private jet travel. With the tight schedule of the race calendar and often only days between Grands Prix, VistaJet will support the team to optimize their travel and transfer times throughout […]

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22/01/2019

SONAS Aviation, the new Shannon-based aircraft charter and management company, founded late last year by Graham Williamson, former CEO of TAG Aviation Europe, is just weeks away from acquiring its Irish AOC.  With its first managed aircraft, a Bombardier Challenger 605, to be available for charter on the new EJ-register, Graham will be at Corporate […]

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13/12/2018

Flying Colours, the North American maintenance, repair, overhaul and completions business has broken ground as work starts on building its largest hangar to date. Industrial construction company Vicano Construction Ltd braved the cool Ontario weather to formally begin the fourth phase of expansion plans at the Canada-headquartered business aviation company this month. On completion in […]

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30/01/2019

FlightSafety International has announced the recent promotions of Daniel MacLellan, Edward Koharik, Dann Runik and Jim Wheeler. Daniel MacLellan will jointly lead a company-wide transformation team as Senior Vice President. Dan most recently served as Senior Vice President, Operations. “We greatly appreciate and value Dan’s outstanding leadership of our Commercial Learning Center operations and look […]

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08/01/2019

Aeroplex Group Partners, LLC has selected EPIC Fuels as its new fuel supplier for facilities at KSMO Santa Monica airport.  Aeroplex Group Partners is a member company of the Aeroplex/Aerolease Group, which has expertise in aviation facility development, project management and aviation consulting services to all segments of the aviation industry, including airports, aircraft tenant […]

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29/10/2018

Garmin has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for the GFC 500 autopilot for select Beechcraft Bonanza and Debonair aircraft. Intended for piston single-engine aircraft, the GFC 500 delivers superior in-flight characteristics, self-monitoring capabilities and minimal maintenance needs when compared to older generation autopilot systems. New aircraft models approved for the GFC 500 […]

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27/02/2019

Engineers at Rolls-Royce in Derby, UK, have successfully tested a key component of the UltraFan® engine design. UltraFan will redefine the world of jet engines, delivering significant weight, noise and fuel burn reductions, and will be 25% more efficient than a first-generation Trent engine. For the first time, all composite elements of the Advanced Low […]

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22/01/2019

Euro Jet is “ready and rarin’ to go” to the Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference in San Antonio, Texas this January 29 – February 1, 2019. Come visit us at booth #331 and learn about our operations in Uzbekistan as well as other Central Asian countries, and how we can support your flights for the next […]

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04/12/2018

TAG Farnborough Airport is Europe’s leading business aviation airport, a key gateway to London and the first business aviation airport in the world to be awarded carbon neutral status. The airport offers bespoke services as well as state-of-the-art facilities and continues to set new standards in the business aviation market. Record increase in demand TAG […]

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30/01/2019

Castle & Cooke Aviation welcomes Dean Williams, general manager at its Everett, Washington, (KPAE) location, to its dedicated management team. As general manager, Mr. Williams is responsible for directing all FBO activities serving diverse clientele—including the company’s core corporate and general aviation customers—along with the soon-to-be initiated scheduled airline service at Paine Field Airport. Mr. […]

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07/01/2019

Greteman Group’s AirFlair free, online, paint-a-plane game has a winner – Austin Powerplane submitted by WSU Tech interior design adjunct professor (and school alumna) Brandie Thompson. The winning entry was determined through a random drawing of the more than 200 entries submitted since the campaign launched in early October. Thompson will receive a three-dimensional aircraft […]

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