19/06/2019

StandardAero recently signed a multi-year agreement with Island Aviation Services Limited (IASL) to provide support for the Pratt & Whitney (P&W) PT6A-27 and PW123 turboprops.  These engines power the fleets of Twin Otter and Dash 8 aircraft operated by Maldivian, the national airline of the Maldives.  StandardAero will support IASL’s engines from its PT6A Designated […]

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18/06/2019

StandardAero is now celebrating the 10th anniversary of its support of the CFM International CFM56-7B turbofan engine from its world-class overhaul facility in Winnipeg, MB, Canada.  This anniversary comes just two months after StandardAero delivered its 500th CFM56-7B engine, which powers the Boeing 737 Next Generation family of single-aisle airliners. StandardAero launched its CFM56-7B program […]

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17/06/2019

Schaeffler Aerospace Germany will be presenting a range of solutions for reducing carbon dioxide emissions in the aviation sector at the Paris Air Show 2019. From bearing reconditioning solutions for reducing CO2 emissions and costs and innovative bearing materials for aircraft engines with higher speeds and thrust loads through to bearing integration, visitors are sure […]

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17/06/2019

CAE and SAS announced at the 2019 International Paris Air Show the extension of their exclusive long-term pilot and cabin crew training contract. Under the terms of the agreement, CAE instructors will deliver Airbus A320, A330, A340 and Boeing 737 full-flight simulator (FFS) pilot training to the airline’s pilots near SAS headquarters, mainly in CAE […]

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13/06/2019

Daher launched a hackathon event that challenges innovators to develop computing capabilities, artificial intelligence processes and other software that could further improve its TBM family of turboprop-powered general aviation aircraft. Called the “General Aviathon”, this event is the creation of Daher’s Silicon Valley-based innovation program – Armstrong by Daher – and is tailored for students […]

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12/06/2019

StandardAero recently hosted the 2019 Rolls-Royce RB211-535 Working Together Team (WTT) Customer Conference its maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility in San Antonio, TX, USA.   The event involved over 80 attendees from 20 different companies, including operators, owners and support providers from Asia, Europe, Oceana and the Americas. Rolls-Royce uses WTT conferences to maximize coordination […]

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05/06/2019

Wheels Up, the membership-based private aviation company, announced the acquisition of Travel Management Company (TMC), with an effective closing date of May 31, 2019. TMC, the largest wholesale-focused light jet operator in the U.S., operates an owned and leased fleet of Hawker 400XP aircraft in North America.  This strategic acquisition is in response to increasing […]

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04/06/2019

Omni Handling, Portugal’s leading executive aircraft handling company, is expanding in its local and regional markets, reflecting the strong growth in business aviation growth these past 12 months.  Already holding a 50%-plus market share in Lisbon, Cascais, Porto and Faro, the company has positioned itself in readiness with a revamped brand image and logo, together […]

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03/06/2019

Bombardier’s innovative Nuage seating collection, found aboard the newest members of its large-cabin Global family of aircraft, has been honoured at the ninth annual International Yacht & Aviation Awards. The show-stopping seating collection, featuring the Nuage seat and Nuage chaise, took the trophy in the Seating Design category during a ceremony held in Venice, Italy, on May 24, 2019. The International Yacht & […]

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03/06/2019

Corporate Angel Network (CAN) received a $10,000 donation from Lufthansa Technik at EBACE2019 in Geneva, Switzerland. Jean Rosanvallon, President and CEO of Dassault Falcon Jet Corporation and Jennifer Leach English, Editorial Director – Business Jet Traveler of Aviation International News, both CAN Board Members, accepted the check on behalf of CAN. The funds will help […]

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28/05/2019

Strengthening the approach towards the Business Aviation and Special Mission Aircraft market, JetSupport and Scandinavian Avionics signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement, complementing the existing Cooperation Agreement from 2016. The main objective of the new Strategic Partnership Agreement is to further expand the avionics business opportunities for both companies, as well as all associated maintenance, repair […]

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27/05/2019

Boeing launched a new Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) services bundle and signed the first multi-year agreement for this service with Hong Kong-based business jet operator Metrojet. The new services bundle provides essential digital aviation tools for BBJ flight and maintenance crews which includes 24/7 technical support, onboard performance tools and maintenance planning data, all tailored […]

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24/05/2019

Duncan Aviation announced that two of its Satellite Avionics Shops—one on the East coast and one on the West–have moved into new hangars. The East Coast shop formerly located at the airport in Bridgeport, Connecticut, has moved to a more spacious hangar owned by Clay Lacy Aviation at the Waterbury-Oxford Airport in Oxford. Located about […]

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22/05/2019

ST Engineering’s VIP completions arm, AERIA Luxury Interiors (AERIA) has secured two new maintenance program contracts to support a Boeing 767 and 737, further entrenching its position as an integrated solutions provider for private jets.   Maintenance work have already begun for the Boeing 767 at AERIA’s facility in San Antonio, U.S.., which includes inspection […]

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