19/11/2019

Bell Helicopter’s Autonomous Pod Transport (APT) 70 has conducted envelope expansion with a 60lb payload in tow with plans to expand to 70lbs, the maximum payload for the vehicle.   The demonstration was in response to PMA-263 Tactical Resupply Unmanned Aircraft Systems (TRUAS) Challenge. The challenge will be hosted in Yuma, Arizona early next year. “We’re […]

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19/11/2019

Duncan Aviation announced that manager of Audit Programs Mike Brown has accepted a certificate on the company’s behalf from WYVERN Ltd. The certification recognizes Duncan Aviation for having a Safety Management System (SMS) in place at its repair station in Lincoln, Nebraska. Duncan Aviation is an active participant in the FAA’s voluntary SMS program, and […]

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19/11/2019

CAE and Sunwing Airlines announced at the 2019 Air Transport Association of Canada (ATAC) Canadian Aviation Conference and Tradeshow that they would be extending their exclusive training agreement and adding five more years to the partnership. CAE instructors will continue to train Sunwing Airlines pilots on the Boeing 737NG aircraft platform at training centers throughout […]

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19/11/2019

His Royal Highness Prince Sultan Bin Salman, chairman of the Saudi Space Commission and chairman of the Saudi Aviation Club, has confirmed that the second edition of the successful Saudi International Airshow will be held in Riyadh from 16 – 18 February 2021. The second show is expected to be double the size of the […]

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18/11/2019

FlightSafety International announced that Mike King has been named President, FlightSafety Services. “We are pleased to welcome Mike back to FlightSafety and look forward to his contributions as President of FlightSafety Services,” said David Davenport, President & CEO. “Mike is an outstanding, highly-experienced leader, who possesses exceptional business acumen. Our government and military Customers, and […]

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18/11/2019

Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited, a premium business aviation service provider part of the Kadoorie Group, announced that its Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) in The Philippines – Metrojet Engineering Clark – has welcomed Mr. Sarith Vaikuntan as the General Manager with effect from 1 November 2019. Sarith will oversee all aspects of Metrojet Clark MRO’s […]

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18/11/2019

Coinciding with this year’s Dubai Air Show, global aviation solutions company UAS International Trip Support is once again honoring the best in business aviation at its annual Outstanding Suppliers’ Awards ceremony. The awards will be presented by Mr. Mohammed Husary, UAS Executive President at an event for business aviation friends and media at Jet Aviation’s […]

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18/11/2019

CAE and the Saudi National Company of Aviation (SNCA) announced at the 2019 Dubai Air Show the expansion of their training relationship with the signature of an exclusive 15-year training centre operations services agreement and the provision of one Airbus A320 CAE 7000XR full-flight simulator (FFS) and one Airbus A320 CAE 600XR flight training device […]

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18/11/2019

CMC Electronics announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved an STC to install CMC Electronics’ SBAS-capable CMA-5024 GPS on B737NG aircraft to comply with worldwide ADS-B Out mandates as well as SBAS/GPS navigation enabling the world’s first LPV approaches for B737NGs. CMC’s solution, developed in collaboration with the FAA’s Navigation Programs office, offers […]

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18/11/2019

Jet Aviation’s new and improved 600 square-meter facility within the shared FBO terminal at Riyadh’s King Khalid International Airport is being re-designed and enhanced for customer comfort. The company expects the newly refurbished facility to be operational by the end of Q1 2020. Jet Aviation currently operates the largest FBO network in the Middle East. […]

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15/11/2019

FlightSafety International has been selected by Cherokee Nation Strategic Programs (CNSP) to provide Unmanned Systems Training. The CNSP will begin with eLearning Part 107 Test Preparation and eLearning UAS Essentials Library. This will be followed by Theoretical and Practical UAS Instructor led training. The Trusted Operator Program (TOP) Certification Level 1 requirements will be met […]

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15/11/2019

Barbara and Jerry King know how scary cancer can be. Because of their personal experiences with the disease and their abiding love for children, on November 8 they announced an endowment to the MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital, Division of Pediatrics at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston. The Barbara and Jerry […]

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15/11/2019

Duncan Aviation reminds aircraft owner/operators that although there are some weeks until January 1, 2020, the reality is, many aviation vendors and shops close for the last two weeks of the year. Owner/operators who need parts, components, and modifications from various vendors may find that they’re unable to procure them during the last two weeks […]

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