11/15/2022 - 10:22
Baldwin Safety & Compliance announces its users have surpassed four million form submissions to its proprietary safety management system (SMS) software. Known for scalable and customizable online solutions to assist and grow with an organization, the Baldwin SMS framework supports proactive risk management and the creation of positive safety culture.
Tunisian Air Force Modernizes Training Capabilities, Takes Delivery of First of Eight Beechcraft T-6C Texan II Integrated Training Systems
11/08/2022 - 13:16
Textron Aviation Defense announces the delivery of the first Beechcraft T-6C Texan II Integrated Training System to the Tunisian Air Force in support of operations at No. 13 Squadron at Sfax Air Base in Tunisia. The foreign military sales (FMS) contract comprises eight T-6C Texan II advanced military training aircraft, in-country field service and logistics support representatives, program management support, interim contractor support for the first year, training for pilots and maintenance professionals, spare engines, spare parts and aircraft support equipment.
11/08/2022 - 12:23
SmartJets, a turnkey aircraft dealer-broker, announces that Konstantin Kozenko and Yvette Clack have joined the SmartJets team.
11/08/2022 - 11:35
The KNIPEX Cobra® is one of the most popular products from the Wuppertal-based tool manufacturer. This year the smallest Cobra, the Cobra® XS, is available in a limited-edition holiday ornament (part number 87 00 100 XMAS), making it the perfect gift for tool enthusiasts.
11/08/2022 - 11:19
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announces that Todd Anderson, A.A.E., chief operating officer of Sheltair Aviation, has been named board vice chair at the Association’s fall board of directors meeting held in conjunction with NATA’s Aviation Business Conference last week in Miami.
11/08/2022 - 11:02
Alabama Governor Kay Ivey selects Hartzell Engine Tech as one of 14 top-rated businesses for its work in producing exceptional goods for the state.
11/02/2022 - 15:00
SmartSky Networks announces the availability of SmartSky’s air-to-ground (ATG) connectivity service offering for the Cessna Citation X series aircraft. The move follows the recent issuance of a supplemental type certificate (STC) for the aircraft and highlights SmartSky’s plans to make its ATG connectivity available for over 7,000 business jets and turboprop aircraft across 14 aircraft models manufactured by Textron Aviation.
11/02/2022 - 14:34
NAASCO, the developers of the ETR-20™ and ETR-25™ Mercury Mod™ starter generator improvements for use on helicopter, turboprop and light jet aircraft, establishes a preferred reseller agreement with Sebastian, FL-based Whelen Aerospace Technology (WAT) in order to distribute their comprehensive aircraft lighting products both nationally and internationally.
11/02/2022 - 14:20
Baldwin Safety & Compliance announces it has integrated its platform with ForeFlight Dispatch, allowing users to conveniently access flight-planning details within the Baldwin safety system.
11/02/2022 - 14:10
In response to growing demands for experienced airframe maintenance support, Duncan Aviation adds two additional technical representatives to its Lincoln, NE, headquarters to provide advanced technical troubleshooting and technical support to the company's airframe maintenance teams and Duncan's customers who operate Bombardier aircraft.
11/01/2022 - 11:40
Clay Lacy Aviation, an operator of private jets, is recognized again for its safety and operational processes. The aircraft management, charter, maintenance and FBO services provider has been awarded the prestigious ARGUS Platinum rating by the third-party safety auditor for the 13th consecutive year. It also achieved the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Stage III certification, the highest level, for the fifth consecutive year.
11/01/2022 - 11:11
A decommissioned Airbus A320 is being given a new lease on life in the service of science as the Hydrogen Aviation Lab, Hamburg's new field laboratory for testing maintenance and ground processes for future hydrogen-powered aircraft. The presentation of the Hydrogen Aviation Lab marks the start of the installation of the hydrogen components in the coming months. Hamburg's Senator for Economic Affairs, Michael Westhagemann, inspected the repurposed Airbus A320.
IBAC Recognizes Steve Brown with DG Award for Strategic Contributions to International Business Aviation
11/01/2022 - 10:16
The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) recognizes retiring National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) chief operating officer, Steve Brown, for his exceptional contributions to the global business-aviation community, particularly for his guidance to IBAC and its direction for more than a decade.
Stephens Named NATA Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, McGraw Stays on as Senior Advisor (Security)
11/01/2022 - 10:08
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announces that Alan Stephens, former FAA Flight Standards’ acting deputy director of the Office of Air Carrier Safety Assurance (ACSA), has been named vice president of Regulatory Affairs. Stephens will take over as department head from John McGraw, who will continue to foster collaboration and connectivity between the Transportation Security Administration and industry in his new role as NATA senior advisor (Security).
10/20/2022 - 15:01
The power of connected aviation is being showcased at NBAA-BACE 2022 in Orlando, FL, through the combined aviation data and weather services of SmartSky’s Skytelligence, 1200.aero, AvMet, Meandair and Flash AI, a JetNet partner. This combination of predictive weather information, only available in the 1200.aero WX+ application, offers fixed base operators (FBOs), airports and fleet operators a solution in a single platform.
10/20/2022 - 14:59
The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today concluded an inspiring and forward-looking week at its 2022 NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), making the show among the best to date. NBAA also marked the 75th anniversary of its founding at the show, held Oct. 18-20 at Florida’s Orange County Convention Center and Orlando Executive Airport, which hosted a sold-out aircraft display.
10/20/2022 - 12:42
FDH Aero (“FDH”), a global supply-chain solutions provider for aerospace and defense OEMs and aftermarket segments, announces the new hire of Jason Lewis as vice president of Quality. Lewis brings with him more than 20 years of quality and operational experience, a majority of which he spent at Boeing Distribution Services, Inc., where he focused on streamlining operations to reduce operating costs and mutually improve profitability. Prior to joining FDH, Lewis served as Boeing’s director of supply-chain quality.
10/20/2022 - 12:22
ALTO Aviation, a Green Pledge exhibitor at 2022 NBAA-BACE, celebrates 25 years of serving the business-aviation industry, expanding its passenger-centric ALTO MySound™ portfolio with new app-controlled ALTO MySound features, including optimized VIP Focus™ and Podcast mode.
10/19/2022 - 13:24
SKYTRAC Systems Ltd. (SKYTRAC), a provider of aerospace intelligent connectivity and satellite communications (satcom), announces that its DL150 Satellite Data Unit (SDU) and SkyNode S200-012 have been selected by Textron Aviation as part of its Future Air Navigation upgrade program for the Hawker 4000 and Cessna Citation Sovereign aircraft that are installed with Honeywell Primus Epic avionics.
Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) and Ampaire Sign Memorandum of Understanding
10/19/2022 - 12:50
AFI KLM E&M and Ampaire sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that anticipates bringing the worldwide resources of AFI KLM E&M to the introduction and global support of electrified aircraft. The two companies intend to accelerate the introduction of sustainable aviation by utilizing their respective core competencies. The MoU covers a broad range of mutual interests, including aircraft development, maintenance training and support, and data analytics.