D.O.M. News

Duncan Aviation’s Lincoln, NE, Facility Welcomes New Safety Specialist
07/19/2017 - 03:51
Duncan Aviation announces Nick Hansen has accepted the safety specialist position at the company’s Lincoln, NE, facility. The position is integral to ensuring the safety of Duncan Aviation team members and clients. Hansen relies on the leadership skills he developed in his nine years in the United States Marine Corps to help team members see the value of safety issues.
07/18/2017 - 07:09
Keith Chatten, CEO of Superior Air Parts, Inc., announces that the company will kickoff its 50th anniversary celebration at this year’s Oshkosh AirVenture.
West Star Aviation Names Jason Cohen Technical Sales Manager for Challenger/Global Express
07/14/2017 - 09:03
West Star Aviation announces Jason Cohen as manager of Technical Sales, Challenger/Global aircraft.
07/13/2017 - 09:59
JSfirm.com (AirVenture Booth C30) announces that over 30 companies are registered to participate in EAA's week-long job fair, being held as part of the famed EAA AirVenture Oshkosh fly-in convention on July 24-30.
07/11/2017 - 05:09
EAA AirVenture Oshkosh announces another “Only in Oshkosh” first as it welcomes commercial space company Blue Origin and its historic New Shepard rocket and astronaut crew capsule the week of July 24-30. The exhibit will be one of the main attractions on Boeing Plaza during the Experimental Aircraft Association’s 65th annual fly-in convention at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, WI.
Hartzell Propeller Expands Global Footprint
07/11/2017 - 05:00
Hartzell Propeller expands its global reach across the spectrum of general aviation's propeller equipped aircraft. Through a multiyear, multimillion dollar investment in advanced aerodynamics and manufacturing techniques using state-of-the-art composite and aerospace grade materials, the company today is the industry leader as it begins its second century of propeller-making.
Superior Air Parts, Aeroshell, CamGuard and RAM Aircraft Announce the 2017 Oshkosh Forum Series Schedule
07/06/2017 - 10:50
Representatives of Superior Air Parts, Inc., announce that the company is partnering with AeroShell, CamGuard and RAM Aircraft to host a series of 18 educational forums during Oshkosh AirVenture 2017.
Brian Walker

Brian Walker

07/05/2017 - 11:56
Cutter Aviation welcomes Brian Walker back as a member of its sales team. Walker will serve as regional sales manager for the East US. In this new role, Walker will work with Cutter’s existing maintenance customer base to help them find the best service solutions and upgrades for their aircraft.
06/30/2017 - 07:05
West Star Aviation announces its acquisition agreement with Avant Aerospace, a supplier of Dassault Falcon Jet spares and equipment located in Grapevine, TX. Avant Aerospace has established a great reputation since 2001 for the acquisition and supply of top quality Dassault Falcon spares, equipment and tooling in support of F2000, F900 and F50 series aircraft. Avant will continue to operate under its given brand, supplying parts and services to better assist the needs of West Star customers and Falcon operators worldwide.
06/30/2017 - 06:58
The Senate Commerce Committee approves by voice vote S.1405, the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2017, bipartisan legislation reauthorizing FAA programs through September 30, 2021.
06/29/2017 - 14:33
Jet East Aviation announces it has secured approval from Dassault for Non-Destructive Testing at its on-site facility and mobile unit based in Trenton, NJ on all Falcon aircraft. 
Rick Armstrong, director of Technical Sales, DAS

Rick Armstrong

06/29/2017 - 11:47
Dallas Aeronautical Services is pleased to announce Rick Armstrong as director of Technical Sales.  Armstrong joins the DAS team with more than 30 years of aviation experience ranging from composite/sheet metal repair and manufacturing to component overhaul. He began his career in 1986 as a technician and has since held leadership roles at Aerocell Structures and Aero Fabricators. Armstrong received training in non-destructive testing and advanced composites during his studies at National Park College where he took courses in Aviation Business Management. 
06/28/2017 - 12:46
Conklin & de Decker announces the release of its 2017 Aircraft Performance Comparator with the most comprehensive aircraft comparison data available to the industry. Part of a family of innovative software products created by Conklin & de Decker, the Aircraft Performance Comparator is a must-have tool for anyone who is acquiring a business jet, turboprop, piston aircraft or helicopter and needs to compare aircraft performance data, quickly and easily.
06/28/2017 - 05:55
The Giles Group, an international aviation consultancy, announces it has named Steve Boyd and Tony Janco as senior associates, effective immediately. 
ATP Announces Partnership With Continental Motors Enabling Maintenance Providers to Streamline Technical Information Management 
06/27/2017 - 14:59
Aircraft Technical Publishers (ATP) announces a partnership with Continental Motors to leverage ATP’s specialized tools and services to offer maintenance providers the industry’s most advanced technical publication solution, which is available as a single source solution that can include airframe, engines, propeller and other components. With the partnership, the engine manufacturer’s customers will safeguard the value of their aircraft, and maintenance providers will be able to dramatically boost productivity and streamline information management with the ATP Aviation Hub™ cloud application.
REBTECH Secures STC for Air Tractor 502/504 Series Aircraft
06/20/2017 - 10:07
REBTECH announces the final completion of a night vision-compatible conversion of the Air Tractor AT-502, 502A, 502B and AT-504 agricultural spray aircraft. The aircraft is owned and operated by Dean Heimermann, owner of Countryside Aviation in Chilton, WI.
Concorde Battery Receives TSO Authorization on General Aviation 24 Volt Batteries
06/20/2017 - 09:22
Concorde Battery Corporation announces receipt of TSO-C173a, Technical Standard Order Authorization for the RG24-15, RG24-15M and RG24-16 13.6 Ah family of sealed lead-acid batteries. TSO-C173a authorization confirms that the batteries meet the minimum operational performance standards (MOPS) set forth by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Radio Technical Commission for Aeronautics (RTCA) in DO-293A.
06/15/2017 - 14:23
Av8 MRO announces Jean-Claude Kouyo as its new International Marketing and Sales manager. Kouyo has 19 years of experience in the aviation industry where he worked in sales, maintenance training, flight operations, FBO and corporate flight management. His prior experience includes roles with FlightSafety Europe as its International Marketing manager covering Africa, Middle East and Europe markets. He then transitioned into a position at Corporate Elite Group as acting managing director based in Cote D'Ivoire, West Africa, for 10 years.
PPG Introduces Lightweight Battery-powered Aerospace Sealant Dispensing Tool
06/15/2017 - 14:10
PPG (NYSE:PPG) introduces a new, battery-powered, aerospace-sealant dispensing tool that is easier to use than traditional manual and pneumatic applicators and dispenses at faster rates. The SEMCO® model 1250 sealant tool weighs less than three pounds and is ergonomically designed with cordless and hoseless operation, compared with a standard Semco 250A dispensing tool that weighs about two pounds and is typically tethered to a 10-foot hose.
Jet Aviation Opens New FBO at Boston/Bedford
06/15/2017 - 13:56
Jet Aviation celebrates the opening of a new hangar and fixed-base operation (FBO) terminal at Hanscom Field in Boston/Bedford with a welcome reception on June 8, 2017. More than 80 guests, including customers and industry members, attended the event.

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