03/06/2020

Avflight Corporation, in conjunction with Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GFIA), is proud to announce the opening of its new, state-of-the-art FBO and hangar facility at KGRR in Grand Rapids, Mich. Thanks to the tremendous effort of the FBO, airport and construction teams, the project—which broke ground on September 25, 2019—met its spring 2020 projection […]

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03/06/2020

Quickly adds a dozen business aircraft from Latin America Saline, MI MRO Insider announces it has added the company’s first affiliate for Mexico and Latin America. The InterXtra team, including Luis Sanders, will work both sides of the MRO Insider business model by registering new maintenance providers, as well as aircraft operators in the region. […]

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03/06/2020

Helitrans of Norway has become the first customer to take delivery of new Airbus helicopters using the e-Delivery process devised to enable deliveries while ensuring compliance with COVID-19 health and safety restrictions. Trondheim-based Helitrans formally accepted the latest two H125s into its fleet following a series of actions that allowed all the requirements of the […]

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03/06/2020

We at NBAA are deeply saddened by recent tragic events, and the very real divisions that threaten our ability to move forward as one nation. The high ideals of our country’s founding challenge us to be relentless in pursuing fairness, equality and justice for all. Today, it is clear that the social distance in our […]

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03/06/2020

Dassault Falcon Service (DFS), a Dassault Aviation subsidiary based in Paris-Le Bourget, recently completed the conversion of a Falcon 900B from passenger configuration to full cargo in record time. The conversion, involving a company-owned aircraft, took eight days from reception of the order toapproval by French Civil Aviation authorities, granted under a fast-track exemption. The […]

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03/06/2020

The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) and the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) welcome the report of the Council Aviation Recovery Task Force (CART) released yesterday by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). The report outlines principles and recommendations regarding the restart and recovery of the global air transport system following the COVID-19 pandemic. CART’s […]

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02/06/2020

Duncan Aviation has published a new podcast called, “COVID-19 Effect on Aircraft Sales,” available through its COVID-19 Special Edition podcast series. The podcast features Aircraft Sales Representative Dave Coleman and Aircraft Sales Market Research Analyst Leah Lenardic as they discuss the market with Marketing and Communications Specialist Harrison Duncan. It covers a variety of topics […]

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02/06/2020

Despite ongoing international flight restrictions Aero-Dienst is continuously available for customers with their Mobile Repair Team (MRT). After an engine change on a Learjet45XR, the aircraft of the long-standing customer Luxembourg Air Ambulance (LAA) is once again ready for its worldwide air ambulance repatriation services. Through a remote troubleshooting the team was able to identify […]

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02/06/2020

Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) confirmed today the closing of the previously announced sale of the CRJ Series aircraft program to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd (MHI) (TOKYO:7011) for a cash consideration of approximately $550 million, subject to post-closing adjustments and the assumption of liabilities by MHI related to credit and residual value guarantees and lease subsidies amounting […]

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02/06/2020

As of June 1, Estonia eased the travel restrictions regarding air travel into the country. Incoming visitors arriving from the European Union, the Schengen countries or the United Kingdom can enter the country, provided they have no symptoms of COVID-19. No quarantine period is required. Passengers arriving from other countries may enter Estonia under certain […]

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02/06/2020

Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announced a new comprehensive ownership program for purchasers of new Bell commercial aircraft, including the Bell 505, Bell 407GXi, Bell 429, and SUBARU Bell 412EPX. Bell will include a one-year subscription to Garmin® OnePak™ database bundles and the Garmin Pilot™ app as part of each new aircraft […]

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02/06/2020

Luxaviation Group, one of the largest private aircraft operators worldwide headquartered in Luxembourg, is announcing the acquisition of the prestigious Paris- Le Bourget VIP Terminal (FBO), from Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur (ACA) Group and handled by its Sky Valet France company. With the acquisition of the VIP Terminal FBO, Luxaviation Group demonstrates its leadership […]

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02/06/2020

Epic Aircraft confirmed it has completed delivery of its first two E1000 all composite, single-engine turboprop aircraft, following the successful conclusion of its FAA Type Certification program last year. “Completing these deliveries is a tremendous milestone for our company and our customers. The E1000 is a remarkable aircraft and seeing the enthusiasm of our owners […]

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02/06/2020

magniX, the company powering the electric aviation revolution, and AeroTEC, a leading independent company focused on aerospace testing, engineering and certification, today announced the successful flight of an all-electric Cessna Grand Caravan 208B. The successful flight of the eCaravan, magnified by a 750-horsepower (560 kW) magni500 propulsion system, took place at the AeroTEC Flight Test […]

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