Keeping it Plane Simple, SD develops modular antenna portfolio SD, the business, military, and government aviation solutions provider, is expanding its hardware portfolio with the launch of a new tail-mounted antenna series. The announcement, which heralds the launch of the SD Plane Simple antenna portfolio, positions SD as a single source provider of end-to-end connectivity solutions for business jet and government operators worldwide.
Jet Aviation Singapore supports AOG requests in the region and beyond Jet Aviation Singapore is extending its AOG support to the broadest practical physical range in order to help recover AOG aircraft for customers as quickly as possible.
Bombardier doubles its service centre footprint at London Biggin Hill Bombardier has announced the expansion of its London Biggin Hill service centre with the construction of a new and larger facility nearing 250,000 square feet (approximately 23,225 square metres) to replace its existing hangars.
SITA and key industry partners launch MRO blockchain alliance Key industry partners announced today the launch of the MRO Blockchain Alliance, the air transport’s first industry-wide investigation into the use of blockchain to track, trace and record aircraft parts.
StandardAero acquires TRS Ireland to expand component repair capabilities Turbine Repair Service (TRS) Global Services’ subsidiary, TRS Ireland, has been acquired by Scottsdale, Arizona-headquartered StandardAero.
Bombardier gets green light for Learjet avionics upgrade As part of its continuing commitment to the legendary Learjet product line, Bombardier announced that the FAA has certified the latest update to the popular Garmin G5000 avionics suite aboard Learjet aircraft.
Embraer expands Clay Lacy Service Center Authorization to include Legacy and Praetor aircraft Established as the first authorized service center on the West Coast in 2009, Clay Lacy has performed over 10,000 hours of work on the Embraer Phenom 100 and 300 models, and recently completed some of the first Phenom 10-year inspections.
Textron adds three company-owned service centers in APAC with Premiair Aviation acquisition Textron Aviation is strengthening its Asia Pacific (APAC) service offerings with the Textron Inc. acquisition of Premiair Aviation Maintenance Pty Ltd, an Australian MRO service provider.
Gulfstream service center opens at Van Nuys Gulfstream has officially opened its second company-owned MRO facility in Southern California, one of the world’s busiest corridors for Gulfstream business jets.
Phenom owners turn to Clay Lacy for mandatory 10-year inspections Clay Lacy Aviation is performing 10-year inspections for Embraer Phenom aircraft at the company’s Embraer Authorized Service Centers at Van Nuys Airport (KVNY) and McClellan-Palomar Airport (KCRQ) near San Diego.
Dowty Propellers inaugurates new HQ, production and repair facility Dowty Propellers has inaugurated its new facility in Brockworth, England to provide a modern operation for the company’s development, manufacture and support of state-of-the-art propeller systems with all-composite blades.
GKN Aerospace opens state of the art wiring facility in India GKN Aerospace officially opened its all-new facility for Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems (EWIS) in Pune, India during an inauguration ceremony on Wednesday (4th December).
Embraer Services & Support expands US presence in South Florida Embraer Services & Support has announced the expansion of its Executive Jets Service Center at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (KFLL).
GKN Aerospace named key supplier for all-new Gulfstream G700 business jet GKN Aerospace has been selected as a key supplier on the new Gulfstream G700 business jet that was unveiled at NBAA on 21 October. The company is using its world-leading capability in design and manufacture of business jet empennages and thermoplastic components on the advanced aircraft. The rudder and elevators that are part of the empennage as well as the floorboards feature the latest thermoplastic technology. GKN Aerospace also produces the bonded fuselage panels for the new fuselage.
Viasat's Ka-band in-flight connectivity system receives Type Certification for Embraer Praetor 600 Viasat Inc. has announced that its Ka-band business aviation in-flight connectivity (IFC) system received Type Certification (TC) from the FAA, EASA and ANAC certifying its use on the Embraer Praetor 600 mid-sized business jet.
Inflite The Jet Centre to house Embraer's European demo fleet Inflite The Jet Centre, part of the Inflite group of companies, has announced that its London Stansted Airport FBO will become the new European home of Embraer’s business jet demo fleet.
Honeywell unveils innovative Micro Power Unit for business jet sehment The company famous for inventing the auxiliary power unit (APU) for passenger airplanes has unveiled a similar product for the turboprop and light jet segment aimed at upending the way these aircraft deliver on-ground power.
Gogo’s AVANCE platform tops 175,000 business aviation flights Gogo Business Aviation's AVANCE systems - AVANCE L5 and AVANCE L3 - have now flown more than 175,000 flights totaling more than 108 million miles.
JSSI acquires UK aviation MRO software specialist Tracware Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance support and financial services to the aviation industry, has acquired MRO software specialist Tracware Ltd to enhance its growing suite of technology-enabled services.
Gulfstream East Campus opens at Savannah HQ Gulfstream has marked the opening of its new MRO facility at company headquarters in Savannah with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The Gulfstream East Campus, opened to accommodate fleet growth, has been operational since September 11th.
Unical MRO finds a place to grow at SBD International San Bernardino International Airport’s sunny skies and convenient location made it the ideal choice for Unical MRO when the company was evaluating sites for its aircraft recycling and repair business.
Baker Aviation forms new aviation services group Maintenance, management and charter company, Baker Aviation, based at Meacham International Airport (KFTW), has formed Baker Aviation Services Group, LLC and announced that Ray Goyco, Jr. will be leading the newly formed entity as Chief Executive Officer.
EASA lifts EAD on Tamarack Aerospace Active Winglets Tamarack Aerospace Group has announced that the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has lifted restrictions put in place by the April Emergency Airworthiness Directive (EAD) on Cessna CitationJets equipped with ATLAS Active Winglets. This comes in the form of an STC amendment that includes EASA Service Bulletin SB1480.
Dassault buys RUAG's business aviation sites in Geneva and Lugano In line with the strategic direction of the Swiss Federal Council and the decision taken to unbundle the RUAG Group, RUAG International has decided to sell both its Geneva and Lugano sites to the French aerospace group Dassault Aviation.
GKN breaks ground on new £32m UK Global Technology Centre In the first half of 2019 GKN Aerospace broke ground on a 10,000 square metre UK Global Technology Centre (GTC) in Bristol and has secured 25 collaboration partners for the new Centre.
UA presents new fly-by-sight concept with Interactive-SVS Universal Avionics (UA), an Elbit Systems Company, is showcasing its unique Interactive-Synthetic Vision System (i-SVS) during the 2019 Paris Air Show.
EmbraerX presents Beacon, a business platform to streamline the aviation services ecosystem The future of work, the sharing economy, and the ever-evolving digital environment have set the stage for a new business platform that will serve a diversified fleet of aircraft, designated Beacon, unveiled by EmbraerX this week.
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