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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23/08/2018

FlightSafety International and HAITE Aviation Safety and Training Pte. Ltd. have signed an agreement for the purchase of a full flight simulator for the Airbus A320. The simulator will replicate both the CEO and NEO versions of the A320 aircraft. The FlightSafety FS1000 simulator will be qualified to Level D and enter service at the […]

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23/08/2018

Nolinor Aviation sees real-time flight data as key to proactive safety management and a recommended best practice for operators throughout the aviation industry. The specialists in remote charter flights to Canada’s North and other under-served international destinations presented their global tracking and real-time event management solution to industry stakeholders this week at the AEEC Global […]

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22/08/2018

Duncan Aviation is giving aviation maintenance students a chance to win a Snap-on Master Series 13-drawer roll cabinet. The toolbox is valued at $10,000 and was purchased by Todd Duncan at an auction this spring for the National Business Aviation Association’s Maintenance Technical Reward and Career Scholarship (TRACS) program. At the NBAA’s Maintenance Conference in […]

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22/08/2018

Executive AirShare, one of the nation’s largest fractional aircraft companies, has named Andy Tretiak chief marketing officer. Tretiak, most recently managing partner and co-founder of digital marketing agency Brand Propulsion, brings more than two decades of experience in marketing, strategic planning and brand development to this new role. He has developed and executed marketing programs […]

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22/08/2018

Comair Flight Services (CFS) recently received approval from the South African Civil Aviation Authority to operate worldwide, expanding on the previous approved territories of Africa, Middle East and Indian Ocean Islands. In addition, CFS also received “Third Country Operator” (TCO) approval from EASA this month, allowing the company to operate commercial air transport operations into, […]

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21/08/2018

Satcom Direct Brazil, the regional headquarters for business aviation connectivity, software and hardware provider SD, appointed São Paulo-based Avionics Services as the first SD hardware dealer and installer in Latin America during LABACE 2018. The deal gives Latin American business jet owners and operators a single, local, source for purchasing, installing and supporting SD equipment […]

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21/08/2018

Gama Aviation Signature, a leading aircraft management and charter company, announced the addition of two HondaJet aircraft to their ever-growing fleet. “Our managed fleet has been growing exponentially in the large cabin category over the past few years, but so has the charter demand for more efficient solutions for regional trips – and the HondaJet […]

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