25/05/2018

Pilatus will present its latest flagship at this year’s European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) from 29 to 31 May in Geneva. Five customers have already received a brand-new PC-24 since deliveries started in February 2018. Series production work on the 84 PC-24s ordered in 2014 is now in full swing at the Pilatus […]

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25/05/2018

This year, Aero-Dienst will be celebrating 60 years of operation. During the past six decades, the Nuremberg company has advanced from a regional maintenance company to become an internationally recognized full-service provider for Business Aviation and Air Ambulance services. The combination of technical maintenance expertise going back many decades and the professional management of business […]

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25/05/2018

West Star Aviation announced Keith Schroeder as Regional Sales Manager (RSM) for West Star Aviation. Keith will be responsible for the Midwest territory which includes Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Kansas, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska and Manitoba Canada. Keith has over 40 years of experience in the aviation industry and has an extensive technical […]

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25/05/2018

FlightSafety International announces that Nancy Ritter has been promoted to Manager of the FlightSafety Learning Center in Orlando, Florida. She replaces Trent Corcia who has joined FlightSafety’s marketing department as a Product Director. “Nancy is most deserving of her promotion to Manager of the Orlando Learning Center,” said Daniel MacLellan, Senior Vice President, Operations. “She […]

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25/05/2018

More than 500 of the company’s 2,150 current team members are military veterans. That’s roughly 24% of the Duncan Aviation workforce. “Duncan Aviation actively recruits veterans because their exceptional experience aligns well with our high-quality reputation and core values,” says Jennifer Monroe, Duncan Aviation’s Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist. “We work very closely with military organizations […]

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25/05/2018

Dallas Aeronautical Services (DAS) announced the launch of their new website. The site has been completely revamped in order to become more customer focused, allowing easier and a more targeted connection with DAS and their expansive suite of services. The focus is on connecting, giving our customers the most up to date knowledge of our […]

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25/05/2018

Avflight Corporation hosted a grand opening reception, complete with a ribbon-cutting ceremony, for its brand-new FBO facility in Harrisburg, Penn. (KMDT), on May 24. The 5,000 square foot, state-of-the-art FBO building features a conference room, kitchen, pilot lounge, three private pilot rooms, office spaces, a catering kitchen and more. The FBO facility mirrors the contemporary […]

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25/05/2018

Duncan Aviation lost a longtime team member and an aviation expert who was well-known in the industry. Karl Detweiler, Duncan Aviation’s Manager of Accessories Marketing and Business Development, worked at Duncan Aviation for nearly 22 years where he provided marketing expertise, business development, technical support, and the development of FAA-approved repairs for aircraft component repair […]

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24/05/2018

StandardAero has announced that, over the next 12-18 months, the company will be restructuring its primary Canadian MRO facilities to create three different Centers of Excellence (COEs) specifically for supporting Helicopter Airframe/Component MRO services, Helicopter Engine MRO services and Turboprop Engine MRO services at it facilities located in Langley, B.C., Winnipeg, M.B. and Summerside P.E.I., […]

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24/05/2018

PPG (NYSE:PPG) announced that Pilatus Aircraft Ltd has qualified PPG exterior paint systems for all production aircraft. The PPG paint systems are qualified to Pilatus Specification PMS0600-52-01. The PPG coatings are qualified for application on the PC-24 Super Versatile Jet, PC-12 NG turboprop airplane, PC-6 multirole aircraft, and PC-21, PC-9 M and PC-7 MkII military […]

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24/05/2018

Kopter Group AG announced that the newly launched Garmin G3000H will be integrated into the SH09 single turbine helicopter from first deliveries. To benefit operators and owners alike, the G3000H will even come in the standard baseline of the helicopter, ensuring that the SH09 provides the highest level of avionics on the market. The SH09 […]

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24/05/2018

United Rotorcraft, a division of Air Methods, and Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, today received a purchase order from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) for the acquisition of a new Sikorsky S-70 Black Hawk aircraft, to be modified into FIREHAWK® firefighting configuration by United Rotorcraft. This aircraft will be the […]

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24/05/2018

European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has approved the G5000 integrated flight deck for the Beechjet 400A and Hawker 400XP aircraft. The G5000 modernizes the cockpit, increases aircraft utility, offers significant weight savings and provides operators with a solution to fulfill global next generation airspace initiatives. In addition, SUN-AIR airlines of Scandinavia has selected the G5000 […]

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24/05/2018

Avfuel welcomed Columbia Aviation at Columbia Metropolitan Airport (KCAE) of South Carolina to its network of branded FBOs this month. In operation since 1982, the FBO is known for its experienced, accommodating staff and southern hospitality. Among its amenities and services are a pilot’s lounge, crew cars, conference room, flight planning room, a canteen, Wi-Fi, […]

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24/05/2018

Embraer will debut the new seat design for the Legacy 450 and Legacy 500 business jets at the European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, Switzerland, from May 29 to May 31. Recent enhancements to the Legacy 450 and Legacy 500 include a best-in-class cabin altitude (5,800 ft.), new seat design with broader […]

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