13/06/2018

Pratt & Whitney Canada now has nearly 3,000 PW300 engines enrolled in its Proactive Help Desk, where data from the engine and aircraft helps aviation technicians and analysts address customers’ needs proactively. More than half of the PW300 engines flying today are benefitting from this proactive service, which includes predictive analysis to drive greater availability. […]

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02/07/2018

Embraer has delivered its first Phenom 300E in Asia Pacific to Northern Escape Collection. The new light jet model, which is an enhancement of the Phenom 300 – the world’s most delivered light business jet for the past six years – offers Northern Escape Collection an elegant solution to provide their guests access to its […]

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13/06/2018

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and service supplier has strengthened its Australian network. Following the addition of Bundaberg airport (BDB/YBUD) in Queensland and Busselton airport (BQB/YBLN) in Western Australia in March, the company has now started supplying Jet A-1 fuel at Cloncurry airport (CNJ/YCCY) in Queensland. The three locations will serve both commercial […]

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02/07/2018

On 1st July 2018, Jaap Beijer (40) became the General Manager of MTU Maintenance Zhuhai. The company is a 50/50 joint venture between MTU Aero Engines, Ger-many’s leading aero engine manufacturer, and China Southern Air Holding Company Limited, China’s largest airline group. He joins the MTU subsidiary from his role as Senior Vice President Aftermarket […]

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12/06/2018

For the first time, RUAG Aviation has overhauled a Pratt & Whitney Canada PW206 engine. The maintenance of the engine that is used in the Airbus H135 and H135M helicopters was carried out in the engine maintenance shop in Stans. The fact that the PW206 engines can now be maintained in-house at RUAG Aviation will […]

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12/06/2018

Leading fuel and aviation services provider, World Fuel Services (WFS), has received a Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation 2018 Supplier of the Year Award. This achievement was bestowed upon WFS to recognise its continued innovation and investment in Gulfstream’s journey toward environmental sustainability. Since 2016, WFS has provided Gulfstream with more than 375,000 gallons of a renewable […]

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11/06/2018

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and service supplier, has renewed its fuel supply contract at Blackbushe Airport (BBS/EGLK) in the UK. Air BP will continue to supply Jet A-1 and Avgas 100LL. Customers will be able to use their Air BP Sterling Card to purchase fuel, in addition to ordering and paying for […]

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10/06/2018

ST Engineering’s Aerospace sector has officially opened a new airframe Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul (MRO) facility in Pensacola, Florida, USA. The new facility, which can carry out heavy and line maintenance, as well as aircraft modification work, joins two others that ST Engineering has in the USA, located in San Antonio, Texas and Mobile, Alabama, […]

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08/06/2018

Sikorsky announced the relocation and expansion of its Brazil-based forward stocking location (FSL) at a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by local operator CEOs and Sikorsky officials. The strategic decision positions Sikorsky products closer to operators and further bolsters the company’s dedication to maximizing customers’ fleet availability. The new location in Barra da Tijuca, close to […]

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08/06/2018

Wichita, Kansas-based Winglet Technology has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval to increase the Citation Sovereign maximum take-off weight (MTOW) by 475 lbs and the maximum zero fuel weight (MZFW) by 200 lbs with the installation of the Transitional winglet design.  FAA STC ST01840WI was amended on February 15, 2018 to […]

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06/06/2018

The London Oxford Airport and Oxfordjet FBO team was in celebratory mood at the third annual European Sapphire Pegasus awards held during the EBACE convention in Geneva when they were awarded the accolade of ‘Best  Business Aviation Airport’ for the second successive year. “London Oxford Airport has grown to become a significant player in Business […]

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06/06/2018

RUAG Aviation is named as one of the first helicopter services providers in Europe to earn OEM approvals for MRO on the new Bell Helicopter 505 (JRX). RUAG also holds reassembly capabilities. Fully qualified during the first Bell 505 technical courses at the Bell Helicopter Training Academy, the RUAG team provides these new services at […]

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07/06/2018

Thomas Global Systems announced at the AP&M Europe 2018 Global MRO Procurement Summit & Exhibition that its TFD-8601 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved model list supplemental type certificate (AML-STC) has been expanded to include a range of Proline II equipped Gulfstream, Bombardier, Beechcraft & Dassault aircraft. In addition to the Saab 340B, Embraer EMB-120 and […]

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06/06/2018

Mr. Tracy Biegler, CEO & President of Enstrom Helicopter Corporation, is stepping down from his position at Enstrom in order to pursue other opportunities and he is replaced by Matthew Francour. Biegler leaves the company on a high note, with large sales contracts in Pakistan and the Czech Republic. “I feel confident the company is […]

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05/06/2018

Having ended 2017 on an upward trajectory—adding 241 contract fuel locations and finalizing two European branding partnerships—Avfuel Corporation is off to a strong start in 2018. Year to date, the industry’s leading global supplier of aviation fuels and services added 66 global contract fuel locations (33 in the U.S. and 33 abroad) and 18 new […]

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