20/12/2017

Mahindra Aerospace has chosen Hartzell Propeller’s three-blade 84-inch diameter aluminum propeller for its Airvan 10 single engine turbine-powered 10-seat utility aircraft, certified earlier this year. Hartzell’s lightweight hub turbine propeller is constant speed, feathering, reversing and optimized for an improved climb rate. “Mahindra’s selection of a Hartzell prop for its flagship airplane is the most […]

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26/01/2018

Jet Aviation’s facility at St. Louis will auction parts, components, tooling, and other equipment and materials in February as it completes the phasing out of MRO and Completions operations at that site. Jet Aviation will continue to operate its St. Louis FBO. Potential bidders should contact Jet Aviation by email at jstlauction@jetaviation.com to register and […]

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20/12/2017

Dornier 328 support specialist, RUAG Aviation, has concluded the remarketing of a Dornier 328-100 aircraft as a fixed-price, turnkey package solution. The tailor-made support package guaranteed immediate aircraft availability upon purchase and included heavy maintenance, subsystems refurbishment, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Service Bulletins (SB), consulting, and compliance with airworthiness certification. The entire project was realised […]

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20/12/2017

Daher acknowledged the achievement of two Polish TBM 930 owners who circled the globe in their very fast turboprop aircraft during a four-week trip. Tomek Dudziak and Arjan Bakker flew most of their around-the-world expedition on flight segments south of the Equator, and many of their 26 stopovers in 25 countries were at UNESCO World […]

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26/01/2018

RUAG Aviation, the OEM of the Dornier 228, has renewed an aircraft sustainment contract with the Netherlands Coastguard. The agreement comprises full maintenance services for two Dornier 228-212 special mission aircraft. Signed at the Netherlands Coastguard station, Schiphol-Oost, on 20 December 2017, the contract takes effect in May 2018. The signing of the aircraft sustainment […]

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20/12/2017

Rockwell Collins recently named Duncan Aviation as a top Corporate Aircraft Service Program (CASP) dealer for 2017 for achieving significant increases in enrollments for the year. “Duncan Aviation is a leading performer in generating CASP sales growth and certainly has set the benchmark for other dealers to achieve,” says Nicole White, CASP Sales Director for […]

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24/01/2018

Aerion, the leader in supersonic flight, has named former Gulfstream president Bryan Moss to its board of directors. Moss has led the development of successful, top-of-the line business jets at Gulfstream and Bombardier, and has played a prominent role in advancing business aviation through his involvement in major trade organizations. “Aerion has made huge strides, […]

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20/12/2017

Making good things even better – under the European Clean Sky 2 research program, long-term partners MTU Aero Engines, German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR)), and GKN Aerospace Engine Systems, Sweden have joined forces to enhance an engine’s compression system and make it lighter. The new technologies could already go into […]

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24/01/2018

Piper Aircraft Inc. and Piper Dealer, Wings Over Asia are collaborating to participate in the Singapore Airshow and will display the M600, the company’s flagship product, at Seletar Airport during the upcoming event, to be held February 6-11. This will be the first time that an M600 has been on display and available for demos […]

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20/12/2017

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, has begun delivery to CanWest Air, a division of Nor-Alta Aviation Leasing, Inc. When completed, this delivery will include nine Beechcraft King Air turboprop aircraft —eight King Air 250 and one King Air 350 aircraft—which CanWest is purchasing to provide air ambulance support to Alberta Health Services […]

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24/01/2018

FlightSafety International and Gulfstream announce that the first full flight simulator for the new Gulfstream G500™ aircraft has received interim Level C qualification from the United States Federal Aviation Administration. “We are pleased to announce the FAA qualification of the first simulator for the new Gulfstream G500,” said Bruce Whitman, Chairman President & CEO. “Our […]

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19/12/2017

Eastern Michigan University Aviation announced today that it has acquired an Ascend 172 from Suburban Aviation for use in its pilot education program. The Ascend 172 is a remanufactured Cessna Skyhawk which has been updated to “nearly new” status with state-of-the-art avionics, new paint, interior and components by Yingling Aviation of Wichita, KS. EMU Aviation […]

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24/01/2018

National Skydive Center found that the original PT6 engine in its Cessna Grand Caravan 208 lacked horsepower for climbing performance and ran a little bit too hot. The center decided to upgrade to the Honeywell TPE331-12JR engine from Texas Turbine Conversions, Inc. “The original Honeywell engine was 1,100 horsepower but it’s de-rated for the Supervan […]

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19/12/2017

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced it has received an order for two Beechcraft Baron G58 and two Beechcraft Bonanza G36 aircraft from Egyptian Aviation Academy. These aircraft will join the academy’s exclusive Textron Aviation fleet as they continue to modernize their training platforms. “The Beechcraft Bonanza and Baron are proven […]

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