02/08/2018

Garmin is expanding its robust line-up of popular aviation webinars. Ranging from Garmin Pilot tips and tricks, cost-effective autopilot upgrades to low-cost ADS-B solutions, these free webinars offer pilots and customers with a broad overview of the latest Garmin has to offer, while also providing a general operational overview of its vast product line. New […]

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02/08/2018

Duncan Aviation’s Lincoln, Nebraska, FBO facility has gained the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) Stage I accreditation. IS-BAH, developed by the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) and the National Air Transportation Association (NATA), is a set of global industry best practices for business aviation ground handlers that features at its core a safety […]

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01/08/2018

MTU Turbomeca Rolls-Royce ITP GmbH (known as MTRI), jointly with its partners MTU Aero Engines, Safran Helicopter Engines, Rolls-Royce and ITP Aero, approved AIA Bordeaux (Atelier Industriel de L’Aéronautique de Bordeaux) as the first MTR390-Enhanced MRO shop. At the facility in France, all variants of the MTR390 family of engines, which power the Tiger combat […]

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01/08/2018

Avfuel Corporation, an established authority on aviation fuel quality assurance, recently attained FAA approval for its online fuel safety training programs, which are part of the Avfuel Training System (ATS). Now, FBOs and operators can utilize Avfuel’s online Line Fuel Service and Supervisory Fuel Service Training to ensure compliance with FAA fuel safety regulations as […]

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31/07/2018

Sheltair Aviation, one of the nation’s leading aviation services companies, will build, lease, and manage a new 20-acre Northside Hangar Complex at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport with fixed-base operator services offered by Banyan Air Service. The facility will not only include a state-of-the-art 180,000 square foot hangar complex consisting of eight large cabin-class sized hangars […]

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31/07/2018

JetSupport is successfully certified for the aviation standard for quality management systems, called AS9110C (technically equivalent to EN 9110:2016 and SJAC 9110:B). “Compliance with airworthiness standards are in the company’s DNA, but do not necessarily add value for the end user” Says Ton van Deursen, CEO of JetSupport. “Being a customer centric company, AS9110C helped […]

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31/07/2018

World Fuel Services has won the tender for fuel supply and equipment at Cotswold Airport, Gloucestershire, England. At the former RAF Red Arrows base, World Fuel Services now provides both jet fuel and AVGAS as well as assists the airport in its technical developments with purpose refueling and storage equipment. The contract also includes extensive […]

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29/07/2018

West Star Aviation recently completed its first Falcon 7X C- inspection at its East Alton, IL, facility. In addition to the Falcon 7X C-inspection, which is the most comprehensive inspection for potential major maintenance for the Falcon 7X aircraft, West Star also performed a complete paint and interior transformation in addition to a Honeywell Ovation™ […]

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27/07/2018

Textron Aviation Inc. announced at Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) AirVenture 2018 that longtime customer ATP Flight School has placed an order for 10 Cessna Skyhawk 172 aircraft — growing the school’s fleet of Skyhawk pistons to nearly 150 — 50 of which Textron Aviation will have delivered new since 2016, further securing the Skyhawk’s reputation […]

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26/07/2018

Since its launch in 2016, Universal Private Transport, the global ground transportation joint venture between Universal Weather and Aviation and FAM International, has expanded its established network of vetted drivers and vehicles at over 800 ICAOs globally – 85% outside of the US and over 200 countries. Universal has also launched a new online dashboard that […]

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26/07/2018

FlightSafety International announced that Francisco Roberto Gonzalez Calvo, David Thatcher, and Darren Fleming are the first pilots who fly Dassault Falcon aircraft to become FlightSafety Master Aviators. “Congratulations to Francisco Roberto Gonzalez Calvo, David Thatcher and Darren Fleming on this well-deserved recognition,” said David Davenport, Executive Vice President. “Earning the prestigious FlightSafety Master Aviator demonstrates […]

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26/07/2018

ExecuJet, part of the Luxaviation Group, has announced the opening of a new FBO facility in the Seychelles. ExecuJet’s Seychelles FBO, to be officially opened on August 2nd, 2018, is located at Seychelles International Airport on the island of Mahé and will be operated by ExecuJet in partnership with Euro Aviation Limited. The new facility […]

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26/07/2018

Duncan Aviation has opened an Aircraft Sales office in Phoenix, Arizona. Doug Kvassay, a longtime Aircraft Sales and Acquisitions Representative with the company, will be staffing the office. Over the last two years, Duncan Aviation has also expanded its Aircraft Sales and Acquisitions services with new representatives and offices in Chicago and London. “By having […]

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26/07/2018

Rounding off a highly successful Farnborough Airshow, Pattonair, the expanding global supply chain provider for the aerospace and defence industry, renewed its parts support contract with Bristol, UK-based  McBraida plc for a further three  years. McBraida Group is a high precision, high quality machined parts supplier to the UK and international aerospace industries. It manufactures […]

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25/07/2018

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) welcomed confirmations by the US Senate of acclaimed general aviation safety advocate Bruce Landsberg as vice-chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and transportation veteran Jennifer Homendy to fill an empty board seat. Landsberg held leadership roles in the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) Foundation and Air […]

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