18/03/2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced its first sale of sustainable alternative jet fuel (SAJF) to a Gulfstream operator. The customer, a U.S.-based multinational corporation, purchased 20,000 pounds of SAJF from Gulfstream’s Long Beach, California, facility for its Gulfstream G550. “This sale is a direct result of our efforts to increase the visibility and availability of sustainable […]

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18/03/2019

Universal Avionics (UA) announces that Mr. Marc Bouliane has been appointed to the newly created position of Vice President of Strategic Business Development. In this position, Marc will work with UA’s senior leadership team to enhance the strategic planning process at UA and lead market development activities at the corporate level towards OEMs (airframe and […]

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18/03/2019

Garmin’s latest version of Garmin Pilot – version 9.6 – includes an expanded feature set designed to increase integration with FltPlan.com, and provide pilots with additional information about their destination airport prior to flight, en route, or upon arrival. New to version 9.6, pilots can seamlessly synchronize flight plans between Garmin Pilot and FltPlan.com. The upgrade also […]

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15/03/2019

Rolls-Royce has taken a significant step towards realizing the ambition to provide hybrid-electric propulsion systems for the next generation of aviation, with successful ground tests of a hybrid system using the M250 gas turbine – a highly successful engine usually powering helicopters. The tests are part of one of the world’s most comprehensive hybrid aerospace […]

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15/03/2019

Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) announced the appointment of Steeve Robitaille as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Bombardier Inc., effective May 1, 2019. Mr. Robitaille will succeed Daniel Desjardins who will continue to serve as a special advisor to Alain Bellemare, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bombardier Inc., and as Chairman of Bombardier Transportation’s […]

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14/03/2019

Shannon Group has welcomed the Irish government’s signing of a revised agreement with the United States on Air Transport Preclearance. The agreement was signed on behalf of Ireland by the Irish Ambassador to the United States, Mr Dan Mulhall, today in Washington and will now be referred to the Dáil for final approval before coming […]

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14/03/2019

CAE has concluded the previously announced acquisition of Bombardier’s Business Aircraft Training (BAT) business for an enterprise value of US$645 million. All the required conditions for closing have been met.    The acquisition of Bombardier’s flight and technical training operations expands CAE’s ability to address the training market for customers operating Bombardier business jets, which […]

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14/03/2019

Bombardier’s best-selling Challenger 350 business jet continued to outperform the competition in 2018 as the world’s most delivered business aircraft, leading in the super mid-size segment deliveries. As detailed in the General Aviation Manufacturers Association’s (GAMA) annual shipment and billings report published in the first quarter of 2019, Bombardier also led deliveries in the super […]

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14/03/2019

Greenbriar Equity Group, L.P. (“Greenbriar”) and First Aviation Services Inc. (“FAvS”) today announced the acquisition of DART Aerospace (“DART” or “the Company”), a leading provider of mission equipment and aftermarket components for the helicopter and fixed-wing industries. DART has operated as a subsidiary of Eagle Copters Ltd. (“Eagle Copters”) and Era Group Inc. (“Era”) for […]

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14/03/2019

Located near the geographical center of the US, Yingling Aviation at Wichita’s Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (KICT) is not only a convenient stopping point for cross-country flights, but their extensive list of MRO services and award-winning service also makes it a logical stop for aircraft in need of service or repair. One of the […]

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13/03/2019

The “Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company” presented the SSJ100 in Saudi Arabia. On 12-14 March 2019 in Riyadh at the Saudi Airshow the business version of the SSJ100 aircraft is on display. The cabin interior of the aircraft at display is designed for 19 passengers and is divided into several zones. The first and second section, […]

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13/03/2019

London Biggin Hill Airport announced a competitive new pricing structure to take effect from 1st April 2019, with customers benefitting from simplified fees and the removal of shoulder charges. Landing, handling and parking fees will become streamlined under the new system, giving customers greater transparency and simplifying the payment process. In addition to the elimination […]

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13/03/2019

DART Aerospace has been known to offer Full-Length Wearplates designed specifically to prevent premature damage to OEM Skidtubes on a variety of aircraft models. The Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) owns a fleet of Bell 429 that operate in some of the most demanding, challenging and severe operational and environmental conditions and therefore, cannot afford any […]

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13/03/2019

Leonardo is attending the World Air Traffic Management Congress, the sector’s foremost annual event, in Madrid from 12 to 14 March 2019. The Company will take the opportunity to showcase its most innovative ATM technologies and lay out how they will contribute to safer, more efficient air traffic management in the future. At the heart […]

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13/03/2019

One year after announcing its agreement with Honeywell to serve as the only authorized TFE731 heavy engine maintenance facility located in the Europe, Middle East, Africa and India (EMEAI) region, StandardAero’s Fleetlands UK facility has also been granted European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification by the UK Civil Aviation Authority. The EASA approval follows Honeywell’s certification […]

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