Metrojet breaks ground on new Philippines maintenance facility Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited, a business aviation service provider with presence throughout Asia Pacific, has commenced the building of its regional expansion project - a state-of-the-art business aviation parking and maintenance facility in Clark, Pampanga, Philippines - planned to be operational in Q2 2020.
Comlux raising the bar for maintenance services on large VIP aircraft Comlux's completion and service center in Indianapolis, Comlux Completion, is raising the bar in maintenance services on large VIP aircraft such as ACJ and BBJ.
Extensive expansion to Singapore Service Centre bolsters Bombardier's capabilities in Asia-Pacific Bombardier has announced the next major investment in enhancing its global customer service experience with a significant expansion in the growing Asia-Pacific region.
Aerion selects Spirit AeroSystems for AS2 supersonic business jet program Aerion Corporation and Spirit AeroSystems have entered into a collaboration agreement for the preliminary design of the AS2’s forward, pressurized fuselage.
Inflite The Jet Centre acquires Excellence Aviation Inflite The Jet Centre, part of the Inflite group of companies, based at London Stansted Airport, has announced the acquisition of Bombardier Challenger and Global Express specialist Excellence Aviation Services.
Oriens Aviation expands into Pilatus PC-24 sales and support Oriens Aviation has signed an agreement with Pilatus Aircraft Ltd to extend its exclusive UK and Ireland Authorised Pilatus Centre at London Biggin Hill Airport to the PC-24 Super Versatile Jet, effective immediately.
RUAG Australia certified as EASA Part 145 maintenance organization European-registered commercial and civil aircraft operating in Australia can now benefit from RUAG Australia's component MRO services and line support, following the company's recent European Aviation Safety Authority (EASA) Part 145 maintenance organization approvals.
Embraer's Sorocaba Service Center performs first complete Legacy 600 renovation The Embraer Executive Jets Service Center in Sorocaba, Brazil, has performed the first complete renovation of a Legacy 600 business jet.
Clay Lacy opens new maintenance facility at Van Nuys Clay Lacy Aviation has opened a new round-the-clock aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul facility for its FAA Part 145 repair station at Van Nuys Airport in Los Angeles.
Falcon Aviation wins Saudi GACA accreditation for maintenance Falcon Aviation, a leading business aviation services company in the UAE, has been awarded new accreditation to handle business jet and regional aircraft MRO at its UAE bases by Saudi Arabia’s General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA).
Satcom Direct supports Skyservice to generate first STC for Learjet 45 SD Data Link Unit upgrade The Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) authority has awarded Skyservice Business Aviation an STC for installation of the Satcom Direct Data Link Unit (DLU) upgrade on the Learjet 45 type.
Daher expands TBM customer support with new Paris base Daher has announced the opening of a new TBM customer support base serving the Île-de-France geographic region surrounding Paris, strategically situated in a technology cluster zone that has earned the designation as 'Europe’s Silicon Valley'.
Bombardier extends Learjet engine maintenance intervals as fleet celebrates 25 million flight-hours Learjet 70 and Learjet 75 aircraft operators will now benefit from lengthened intervals between recurring major powerplant inspections, which have been extended from 3,000 to 3,500 engine hours.
AviationManuals closes 2018 with 35% revenue growth Washington, DC-based AviationManuals, the world’s leading provider of aircraft manual development services and flight operations Safety Management System (SMS) software for business aviation, closed 2018 with a 35% increase in revenues.
Flying Colours Corp moves into fifth St. Louis hangar as customer demand grows Flying Colours Corp., the North American maintenance, repair, overhaul and completions business has taken up residence in its fifth hangar at the Spirit of St. Louis airport.
Embraer authorized service center launched at FBO RIGA FBO RIGA and international MRO provider, Jet Flight Service, have announced the launch of an Embraer authorized service center at Riga Airport.
Duncan Aviation-Provo welcomes first aircraft into first new hangar Duncan Aviation has welcomed the first aircraft, a Bombardier Global Express XRS, into its first new maintenance hangar at the Provo Municipal Airport in Provo, Utah. The workscope for the Global includes a 120-month airframe inspection and 10-year landing gear overhaul.
Carlyle Group to acquire StandardAero from Veritas Capital Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group has agreed to acquire StandardAero, a global provider of aftermarket engine MRO services for the aerospace and defense industries, from Veritas Capital.
Flying Colours Corp breaks ground for new hangar at headquarters Flying Colours, the North American maintenance, repair, overhaul and completions business has broken ground as work starts on building its largest hangar to date.
SmartJets and VIP Completions relocate to new facilities at Fort Lauderdale and appointment of new Director SmartJets, a turn-key aircraft dealer-broker, and sister company, VIP Completions, providers of maintenance and completions services, have announced the opening of new facilities at Fort Lauderdale International Airport (FLL) and the appointment of Manny Kapranos as Director of Sales and Marketing for both companies.
Ilmor Engineering applies motorsport technologies to improve GA aero engine for EU Clean Sky 2 programme Ilmor Engineering has improved the power density of a General Aviation diesel engine by applying technologies and design solutions honed in Motorsport to successfully deliver an EU Clean Sky 2 (CS2) programme, funded by the Horizon 2020 research and innovation project aimed at reducing CO2, gas emissions and noise pollution.
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