29/08/2018

Pattonair, the leading global supply chain solutions provider to the aerospace industry, is marking the 10th anniversary of its Brazil site, which will be the springboard for its expansion plans into South and Central America. Pattonair’s Brazil site is co-located within Safran Helicopter Engines’ Rio de Janeiro facility, in line with Pattonair’s strategy of supporting […]

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29/08/2018

ExecuJet Haite is announcing the extension of its FAA approval to provide base maintenance on the Gulfstream IV and V series at its Tianjin Binhai International Airport facility in China. In addition to the Gulfstream approvals, ExecuJet has increased its capability on the Bombardier Challenger 605 to a 72-month base check and Falcon 7X and […]

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29/08/2018

CAE announced at the 2018 Asia Pacific Airline Training Symposium (APATS) that it has signed a new agreement with AirAsia to train more than 400 cadets in a competency-based Multi-Crew Pilot License (MPL) program to support the airline’s growth. The selected cadets will begin training from the second half of 2018 at CAE Kuala Lumpur, […]

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29/08/2018

Rockwell Collins’ industry-leading MiQ® seating platform has been chosen by Turkish Airlines for the business class cabin of its new fleet of medium-haul, single-aisle aircraft. Initial deliveries of 92 shipsets for Airbus A321neo aircraft and deliveries of 77 shipsets for Boeing 737 MAX aircraft are now underway. The MiQ platform was selected for the superior […]

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29/08/2018

AviaAM Leasing, a global aviation holding company engaged in commercial aircraft acquisition, leasing and sales, has announced that its joint venture with the Henan Civil Aviation Development and Investment Company (HNCA) – AviaAM Financial Leasing China Co., Ltd. – has gained a new strategic partner. It is world‘s largest insurance and finance group Ping An […]

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28/08/2018

HNA Group and Eric Born have agreed to extend Eric Born’s contract as President and CEO of Swissport International AG to December 31, 2019. “Given Eric’s outstanding leadership, his understanding of the airport ground services and air cargo handling industry, and his clear vision for Swissport’s future, the Company will be best served by his […]

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28/08/2018

Avflight Harrisburg (KMDT) is now pre-leasing space for its new 30,000 square foot hangar. With a projected completion date of January 2019, the hangar—with its 28-foot door—will be able to accommodate ultra-long-range Gulfstream and Bombardier Global aircraft. It’s also situated closer to the main terminal and is available for both short- and long-term leases. The […]

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27/08/2018

MTU Maintenance, the global leader in customized solutions for aero engines, has signed a contract with Jazeera Airways. The three-year contract covers the maintenance repair and overhaul of the CFM56-5B engines that power the airline’s fleet of A320 aircraft. Jazeera Airways is MTU  Maintenance’s first airline customer in Kuwait and continues the MRO provider’s successful […]

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27/08/2018

Comair Flight Services (CFS) has been accredited with IBAC’s International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Stage One certificate. IS-BAO, IBAC’s voluntary code of best practice, enhances operational safety through predictive and proactive methods, improves safety culture, efficiency and effectiveness and increases executive level appreciation of aircraft operations. The IS-BAO Stage One certificate confirms that […]

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24/08/2018

As a company with Part 145 repair station authority for many of its facilities, Duncan Aviation has been working closely with the FAA in the development of a Safety Management System (SMS) for all operations of its Lincoln, Nebraska, location. A Safety Management System refers to a set of formal processes and tools used to […]

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24/08/2018

FlightSafety International has been awarded Bell TH-57 Aircrew Training Services and Boeing C-17 Aircrew Training System contracts. “The TH-57 and C-17 contracts FlightSafety has received clearly demonstrate our ability and commitment to provide the highest quality products and training services,” said Ray Johns, Executive Vice President. “All of us with FlightSafety are proud to be […]

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24/08/2018

Thanks to the vision of a mayor, an encouraging task force study, an enlightened airport advisory board and supportive businesses and operators, Akron’s newly re-branded general aviation airport is being revitalized – to the benefit of the entire region. “I have witnessed, first-hand, that in most thriving cities the regional general aviation airport plays a […]

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