30/01/2018

The two newest aircraft from Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. will make their Asia debut at the upcoming Singapore Airshow. The Gulfstream G500 and Gulfstream G600 flight-test aircraft will be part of the Gulfstream static display Feb. 6-11, joining the flagship Gulfstream G650ER, the high-performing Gulfstream G550 and the class-leading Gulfstream G280. “Customers based in the Asia-Pacific […]

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21/12/2017

A Bombardier Challenger 604, D-AMSC, made its final journey on December 19, 2017 aboard an Antonov 124.  The flight, from Muscat in Oman to Albrecht Duerer International Airport, Nuremberg, Germany was arranged by FAI Germany, which purchased the aircraft for parting out. Formerly operated by Munich-based operator MHS, the 604 made an emergency landing at […]

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30/01/2018

Avfuel Corporation announced a banner year in 2017, providing momentum for further growth in the new year. The nation’s leading independent supplier of aviation fuel and services experienced a remarkably good year in the addition of branded locations. In total, the company added more than 30 branded FBOs in strategic locations across North America and […]

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20/12/2017

First Factory-Owned Service Center In China Established As Valuable Customer Resource Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently celebrated five years of successful operations at Gulfstream Beijing, its company-owned service center in China. The facility, a joint venture between Gulfstream and HNA Technic, was the first factory-owned business-jet service center in China when it opened in November 2012. […]

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30/01/2018

SmartSky’s best-in-class, future-ready airborne network got a boost today from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Avidyne Corporation, SmartSky’s avionics manufacturing partner, was awarded the first supplemental type certificate (STC) that provides for the installation and operation of a SmartSky 4G LTE system, in this case, on a Cessna Citation Excel. Avidyne CEO Dan Schwinn stated, […]

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20/12/2017

Piper Aircraft Inc. achieved double-digit growth in new aircraft revenue and deliveries for 2017 as demand for trainer aircraft and M-class products continued to expand. The increase in demand for Piper products and resulting increase in production volume has driven the company headcount to over 900 employees located at the Piper world headquarters in Vero […]

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29/01/2018

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, committed to strengthening its investment in the Asia-Pacific region, will display several of its commercial and special mission products. Notably, the Cessna Citation Longitude will be making its regional debut at the upcoming Singapore Airshow, Feb. 6-9, 2018 at Chalet CD11 at the Singapore Changi Airport. Products […]

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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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