16/08/2019

FlightSafety International has signed an agreement with Kenya Airways and Jambojet to install a full flight simulator for the Dash 8-400 aircraft in Kenya. This will be FlightSafety’s first installation of a full flight simulator for the aircraft in Africa. Dash 8-400 aircraft are manufactured by De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (“De Havilland Canada”). […]

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16/08/2019

The Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport(KSPA) will be celebrating South Carolina Aviation Week, August 18 –24, with an offering of $0.25USD per gallon discount for all aircraft arriving or departing from their location using AVCARD© by World Fuel and showcasing their Spartanburg Aviation Education Program. Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport has partnered with South Carolina Aeronautics Commission […]

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15/08/2019

Certification advances Bell’s single-engine aircraft to support US Navy Trainer Replacement. Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announced the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued an Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the Bell 407GXi. The certification is a requirement for the Navy Advanced Helicopter Training System competition, enabling the […]

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15/08/2019

Avfuel Corporation announces its new partnership with Advanced Air (KCBF) of Council Bluffs, Iowa, as the FBO joins the fuel supplier’s branded network. Just 15 minutes from Omaha, Nebraska, operators traveling to this no-fee FBO enjoy easy access to the city while avoiding high prices and airport congestion. As a hidden-gem, Advanced Air provides guests […]

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15/08/2019

FlightSafety International now offers an Advanced Rejected Takeoff Go/No-Go Recurrent course for pilots who fly the Gulfstream G550 aircraft. “Our new Advanced Rejected Takeoff Go/No-Go Recurrent course is designed to review and reinforce the skills and lessons learned during the Initial course,” said Dann Runik, Senior Vice President, Operations. “In addition to gaining proficiency in […]

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15/08/2019

The popular Waste Drain Valve Modification for Hawker 800, 800XP, and 850XP has been awarded an STC. The valve is manufactured and certified under FAA Parts Manufacturer Approval “PMA” and replaces the factory installed valve, which allows leakage and the potential for corrosion. STC applicable to Hawker 800/800XP, 850XP over 20 of the improved version […]

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15/08/2019

Austria customer accepts 200th aircraft, marking major program milestone . Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announced today the delivery of the 200th Bell 505 Jet Ranger X to Austria-based operator Hubi-fly Helikopter GmbH. The aircraft will be used for corporate transport. The first delivery of the Bell 505 occurred in March 2017 […]

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15/08/2019

FlightSafety International announces that Daniel Greenhill has joined FlightSafety Unmanned Systems Training as Director of Sales. “We are pleased to welcome Dan to FlightSafety Unmanned Systems Training and look forward to his contributions,” said Nora Ann Mishler, Director, Unmanned Systems Training, Commercial and Government. “Our Customers and prospects will benefit from his experience in aviation […]

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14/08/2019

FlightSafety International is pleased to announce that Harold Ebenroth is the first Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy pilot to earn FlightSafety’s prestigious Master Aviator. “Congratulations to Harold Ebenroth on behalf of all FlightSafety Teammates on this well-deserved recognition,” said Steve Gross, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing. “By earning the prestigious FlightSafety Master Aviator, Harold demonstrated […]

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14/08/2019

Duncan Aviation is pleased to announce that its Satellite Avionics Shop in Dallas, Texas, has moved to a brand new, state-of-the-art facility. Long-time partner Tectonic Management Group built the new hangar complex for another long-time Duncan Aviation partner, Business Jet Center at Love Field. The Dallas Avoinics Satellite Shop now has dedicated hangar space and […]

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14/08/2019

Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile satellite communications, today announced that DSNA, France’s Air Navigation Services Provider (ANSP), has signed an agreement to join a consortium of European ANSPs supporting the modernisation of air traffic management (ATM) over Europe through the Iris programme. In partnership with the European Space Agency (ESA), Inmarsat is leading […]

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13/08/2019

• Gualter Helicopteros appointed as Kopter Group distributor for Brazil • Kopter’s SH09 is exhibited at LABACE in Sao Paolo from August 13th to 15th Kopter Group (Kopter) is starting the active promotion in Brazil of its SH09, the next generation single engine helicopter, with the appointment of Gualter Helicopteros as sales representative & distributor. […]

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13/08/2019

West Star Aviation is pleased to offer two new STCs for the Hawker airframe. These STCs can be installed by scheduling the aircraft for the upgrade(s) at any of the four full-service West Star Textron Aviation Approved Service Center locations. “The first is our popular Lavatory Waste Drain Valve modification. We’ve installed around 20 of […]

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13/08/2019

At the closing ceremony for the Teamsters/Sikorsky Career Pathways Program, Teamsters Local 1150 in partnership with Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company (NYSE: LMT), Connecticut State Department of Education and Connecticut Department of Labor, announced the program’s newly registered Aircraft Manufacturing pre-apprenticeship. “The transition to a certified pre-apprenticeship is the next logical step for our program,” […]

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13/08/2019

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier, will highlight the expansion of its pioneering carbon offset program for business aviation in Brazil during the largest business aviation conference and exhibition in Latin America, LABACE from August 13 to 15. The program will be extended to two of Voa São Paulo’s airports, a […]

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