22/02/2019

Honda Aircraft Company announced that the HondaJet was the most delivered aircraft in its class in 2018, based on numbers provided by the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA). Last year, 37 HondaJets were delivered around the globe, marking the second consecutive year the HondaJet has been the most delivered very light jet. “We are proud […]

Read more »
22/02/2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.announced its all-new, clean-sheet Gulfstream G500 made its debut at the annual AeroExpo air show in Toluca, Mexico. The large-cabin G500 joined the flagship Gulfstream G650ER at the 2019 event at Licenciado Adolfo López Mateos International Airport, which is approximately 25 miles/40 kilometers from Mexico City’s financial district. Approximately 100 Gulfstream aircraft are […]

Read more »
22/02/2019

The Dassault Falcon 900LX, Falcon 2000LXS and Falcon 2000S have been certified by EASA and the FAA for an enhanced flight vision system (EFVS) capability that greatly improves access to airports in bad weather, providing operational credit for poor visibility approaches down to 100 ft. The new EFVS capability, provided through Dassault Aviation’s revolutionary FalconEye […]

Read more »
22/02/2019

West Star Aviation’s Chattanooga (CHA) facility has been named an Authorized Service Center for Embraer Lineage 1000 and 1000E, continuing to enhance the Chattanooga location as a one-stop shop for Embraer customers. Additional capabilities include avionics repair and installation, airframe and engine inspections, service bulletin installation and compliance, along with full interior redesign and refurbishment, […]

Read more »
22/02/2019

Aerion Corporation and Spirit AeroSystems have entered into a collaboration agreement for the preliminary design of the AS2’s forward, pressurized fuselage. “Joining a project team this early allows us to apply our technical expertise and commercial best practices to make the most positive impact,” said Tom Gentile, President and CEO, Spirit AeroSystems. “We can create […]

Read more »
21/02/2019

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron, Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced that its Citation aircraft were the most-delivered business jets of 2018 according to the annual shipment and billings report published by the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA). Textron Aviation delivered 188 business jets – including 57 Cessna Citation Latitude aircraft – winning the midsize segment for […]

Read more »
21/02/2019

GE Aviation announced its Aviation Asset Performance Management (APM) solution to help aircraft operators increase maintenance efficiency and significantly reduce operational disruptions. During GE Aviation’s Waypoint event this week, customers are seeing first hand how the Asset Performance Management is benefitting airlines today.   “Asset Performance Management takes elements like full flight data and integrates this […]

Read more »
21/02/2019

ExecuJet, part of the Luxaviation Group, appointed Niclas von Planta, Vice President of ExecuJet Europe, as the new President of the Swiss Business Aviation Association (SBAA). The SBAA unites all Swiss-based aviation professionals to help defend the future of the local business aviation industry. The association promotes and supports excellence and professionalism amongst its members, […]

Read more »
21/02/2019

The Embraer Executive Jets Service Center in Sorocaba, Brazil, performed the first complete renovation of a Legacy 600 business jet. The used aircraft was purchased by a South American customer who chose to customize the whole aircraft with a new interior, systems upgrades and a new paint scheme. This Legacy 600, built in 2006, has […]

Read more »
21/02/2019

RUAG Australia has been awarded full patent rights in  Australia, Europe and the United States  for its “Methods for Treating  Aircraft  Structures”.  This  patent  relates  to  the  use  of  Supersonic  Particle Deposition (SPD) as an alternative aircraft component repair technology to save the time and  costs  associated  with  traditional  repair  techniques  or  part  replacement.  SPD  […]

Read more »
21/02/2019

The first Canadian edition of the Airbus Foundation Flying Challenge has been launched in Québec, in partnership with the Mirabel Youth Centres Association – bringing the total number of sites conducting this flagship program of the Airbus Foundation to 17 worldwide. The Airbus Foundation Flying Challenge is a youth activity and mentoring program involving 50 […]

Read more »
21/02/2019

Milestone Aviation Group Limited (Milestone), a GECAS company and the global leader in helicopter leasing, and Airbus Helicopters announced that Heligo Charters Private Limited (HCPL), a Mumbai-based non-scheduled helicopter operator has taken delivery of its first H145 helicopter. The helicopter’s configuration will allow it to perform a variety of missions. The aircraft taken on lease […]

Read more »
21/02/2019

Inflite The Jet Centre, part of the Inflite group of companies, based at London Stansted Airport, announced the acquisition of Bombardier Challenger and Global Express specialist Excellence Aviation Services.  The purchase includes Excellence Aviation Services Ltd, its Part 145 organisation and CAMO, as well as Excellence Aviation Ltd, its Part NCC aircraft management business.    […]

Read more »
21/02/2019

FlightSafety International announced that Clinton Strong has been promoted to Manager of the company’s new Unmanned Systems Training Centers in Wichita, Kansas and Las Vegas, Nevada. His responsibilities also include the development and integration of innovative solutions for Unmanned Systems Training programs for drones. “We appreciate and value Clint’s contributions to the ongoing development of […]

Read more »
21/02/2019

Krimson Aviation, the Ethiopia-based trip planning and flight support company marked the handling of its 150th flight  since inception in February. The company based at Addis Ababa Bole International airport (HAAB) welcomed a flight from Angola-based aviation services company Bestfly, for its 150th milestone. The Bombardier Global Express, which is one of 17 managed aircraft […]

Read more »