19/11/2018

SR Technics, a world leading MRO service provider, announced the appointment of Owen McClave as Senior Vice President Engine Services, effective as of January 1, 2019 and reporting directly to Jean-Marc Lenz, Chief Operating Officer. He will succeed Roberto Furlan, who has decided to step down.   Owen McClave is a senior level executive with […]

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07/03/2019

In celebration of the ninth annual Women of Aviation Worldwide Week (WOAW), observed March 4-10, Gulfstream created a video featuring female employees sharing their professional experiences and enthusiasm for aviation to encourage the next generation of people interested in pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). WOAW was established in 2010 to commemorate […]

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20/02/2019

RUAG  Australia  has earned  European  Aviation  Safety  Authority  (EASA)  Part  145  maintenance  organization approvals. The certification ensures customers operating European-registered commercial and civil aircraft in Australia benefit from RUAG’s local component maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) know-how and services. Aligned with EASA Part 145 approvals certification, RUAG Australia offers component MRO and line support for […]

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18/12/2018

Hartzell Propeller has received a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for its two-blade aluminum Scimitar propellers for Cessna 180/182 aircraft. Offered through Hartzell’s Top Prop performance conversion program, introductory pricing is $9,900 for the new swept aluminum two-blade 82-inch diameter propeller, including polished spinner and all STC documentation. “This replacement propeller gives Cessna 180/182 owners an […]

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20/02/2019

A new hybrid-electric turbogenerator from Honeywell (NYSE: HON) will make its debut at the HAI HELI-EXPO in Atlanta next month to showcase the company’s growing role in the urban air mobility segment, highlighted by Honeywell advancements in electric and hybrid-electric propulsion systems. Honeywell’s prototype system combines the rugged, flight-proven HTS900 engine with two compact, high-power […]

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16/01/2019

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), announced the GTR 200B, a comm radio and Bluetooth-enabled intercom designed specifically for experimental and amateur-built aircraft. In addition to advanced auto-squelch, stereo intercom, alert inputs, standby frequency monitoring and more, Bluetooth connectivity allows pilots to connect a smartphone or tablet to the comm radio, […]

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17/12/2018

Embraer [B3: EMBR3, NYSE: ERJ] and Boeing [NYSE: BA] have approved the terms of a strategic partnership that would position both companies to accelerate growth in global aerospace markets. The approved terms define the joint venture comprising the commercial aircraft and services operations of Embraer, in which Boeing will hold an 80 percent ownership stake […]

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07/03/2019

Luxaviation Helicopters, part of the Luxaviation Group, announced the launch of the first ever global helicopter charter alliance, providing clients with a world-class standard in luxury rotorcraft travel. The ‘Luxaviation Helicopters Charter Alliance’ is set to connect VIP helicopter charter operators around the world. It opens up new destinations and opportunities for operators, brokers and […]

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19/02/2019

Kopter Group will have a high-profile participation at this year’s  Heli-Expo  show  in  Atlanta,  Georgia,  USA,  displaying  a full-scale mock-up  of  its  new  SH09 helicopter  outfitted  with  a  seven-seat  transport  configuration  (five  passengers  and  two  pilots) engineered and manufactured by Metro Aviation. After developing SH09 law enforcement and EMS interiors, Metro Aviation has extended its […]

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10/12/2018

The Embraer E190-E2 jet with a shark livery completed its five-month global demonstration tour. With a kickoff at the Farnborough Airshow in the UK, in July of this year, the E190-E2 jet tour visited 39 countries, presenting the airplane to 120 airlines in 68 cities. The E190-E2 jet traveled more than 125,000 nautical miles (231,000 […]

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19/02/2019

Atlas Air Service (AAS), the business jet specialist from Bremen, who has recently been appointed authorized Service Center, has completed its first Tamarack Active Winglets installation on a German-registered Citation CJ2 + Jet. The test flight in the windy north has already confirmed a significantly better climbing rate and a noticeably enhanced flight stability.   Taramack […]

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27/01/2019

World Fuel Services announced enhancements to its World Fuel Rewards loyalty program including new status tiers and simplified methods to earn points. These changes along with participating location program improvements will be rolled out in April of this year. Members will now earn points faster and get recognition in four tiers – Blue, Silver, Diamond, […]

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19/11/2018

Elbit Systems, together with Leonardo’s Aircraft Division, completed delivery of M-346 Full Mission Simulators (FMS) and Flight Training Devices (FTD) to the Polish Air Force (PLAF). Resembling the simulation technology at the core of the M-346 training center that was previously delivered to the Israeli Air Force, the supplied simulators enable PLAF Cadets to gain […]

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07/03/2019

Bell and JB Investments, Independent Representative for Bell in Poland, celebrated the sale of three Bell 407GXi Helicopters to the Polish Police and one Bell 407GXi to a corporate customer. « This is the first sale of the Bell 407GXi platform to a European law enforcement agency. These successes are a testament to the newly upgraded capabilities […]

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19/02/2019

Duncan Aviation announced that Andy Richards, a 22-year veteran of the company, has been named the new Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of its full-service facility in Battle Creek, Michigan. As Vice President of Modifications & Completions for the last seven years, Richards will be stepping into his new role on March […]

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