13/08/2018

Universal Aviation Mexico, a joint venture between Avemex, and Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. to provide ground support throughout Mexico, has officially opened its new $3.5 million, 50,000 square-foot hangar on the property of their FBO at Toluca International Airport (MMTO). “Both based and transient, non-based operators at Toluca have struggled to find parking and […]

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13/08/2018

Satcom Direct, the business aviation connectivity, software and hardware provider is showcasing its expanding suite of professional training courses to the Latin American business aviation community at LABACE, 14 – 16 August 2018 – Booth 2005. Following the successful completion in July of the first round of classes designed for local Brazilian pilots SD is […]

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13/08/2018

The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS) has reaccredited Gallup Med Flight, a Guardian Flight air medical transport operation serving the Four Corners area of Arizona and New Mexico. The CAMTS reaccreditation is approved through March 2021. “Accreditation by CAMTS is the gold-standard seal of approval in our industry,” said Fred Buttrell, Guardian […]

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13/08/2018

Ross Aviation acquired the Oliphant hangar at Jacqueline Cochran Municipal Airport (KTRM) in Thermal, California. The hangar, which was constructed in 2014 by local businessman and aviation enthusiast Richard Oliphant, features 26,000 square feet of hangar space and is large enough to accommodate the largest of today’s long range business jets. Conveniently, the hangar is […]

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13/08/2018

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier, will highlight its pioneering carbon offset program for business aviation in Brazil at LABACE, the largest business aviation conference and exhibition in Latin America. Through this program Air BP offsets carbon emissions, via BP Target Neutral, related to the use of aviation fuel supplied to […]

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09/08/2018

Aerion, the leader in supersonic flight, will hold a recruiting event for highly experienced program directors and subsystem engineers on September 21 in Los Angeles. The company is recruiting talent at the director and lead engineer levels for the AS2 supersonic aircraft. “We are looking for creative, brilliant, passionate, and collaborative pioneers who want to […]

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09/08/2018

Satcom Direct, the business aviation connectivity, software and hardware provider, has confirmed its first Jet ConneX installation for Deer Jet subsidiary, Hongkong Jet. The ultra-high-speed Ka-band service, powered by Inmarsat’s Global Xpress satellite constellation, is being supplied to a privately-owned Gulfstream G650ER, managed and maintained by Hongkong Jet. Installed at Gulfstream’s Long Beach, CA. facility […]

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09/08/2018

Captain Peter Weger has rounded off a stellar 50 years of uninterrupted flying with a positioning flight of 328 Support Services GmbH’s Dornier 328 turboprop (D-CSNC) back from Farnborough Airport, UK to Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany. As one of Germany´s most experienced test pilots, type-rated on 50 aircraft types and with a total of 13,000 hours logged, […]

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08/08/2018

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.’s next aircraft to be certified, the award-winning Gulfstream G600, will make its Latin American debut as part of the company’s static display at the upcoming Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (LABACE) in São Paulo. Joining the clean-sheet, fully outfitted aircraft on static display Aug. 14-16 at Congonhas Airport will be […]

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08/08/2018

CAE (NYSE:CAE) (TSX:CAE) will be investing C$1 billion over the next five years in innovation to stay at the forefront of the training industry. One of the main objectives of the investment is to fund Project Digital Intelligence, a digital transformation project to develop the next generation training solutions for aviation, defense & security and […]

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08/08/2018

TAS reaches milestone in under two years. Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), today announced that Thai Aviation Services has accumulated 10,000 flight hours on its S-76D™ fleet in record time of less than two years. This milestone was achieved just a few months after TAS began operating as Sikorsky’s first Customer Support Center […]

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08/08/2018

West Star Aviation has secured 3,700 sq. ft. of hangar space for satellite operations in Scottsdale, AZ at Scottsdale Airport, (SDL). West Star has also promoted Chad Adams to Satellite Manager for Scottsdale. Previously, Chad worked as a Global Program Manager at their GJT facility. Satellite locations offer 24/7 on-call AOG Mobile service, along with […]

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08/08/2018

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has been selected by Wizz Air, one of Europe’s fastest-growing airlines, to provide auxiliary power units and a full cockpit avionics suite to equip up to 200 Airbus A320neo aircraft. This selection will help the airline extend the life cycle of its aircraft, reduce operational costs and improve passenger comfort. “As part […]

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06/08/2018

SR Technics, a world leading MRO service provider, has signed a contract with Malta Enterprise and Malta Industrial Parks Limited to expand its aircraft maintenance facility in Malta, following last year’s Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The agreement includes the construction of a modern multi-bay hangar facility for narrow- and wide-body aircraft at Malta International Airport. […]

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06/08/2018

Eastman Aviation Solutions will continue its long-standing position as a knowledge resource for the aviation industry by unveiling its 2018 Turbine-Engined Fleets of the World’s Airlines guide. For over 40 years, this fleet guide has been recognized as a primary source of data, listing nearly 60,000 global in-flight aircraft equipped with commercial turbine engines. The […]

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