The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) expresses sincere appreciation for Ryan Waguespack’s faithful service to the Association and for his dedication to furthering the causes of its members. Waguespack recently announced plans to transition from full-time executive vice president to senior advisor, effective June 30, 2022.
C&L Aviation Group is approved as a Honeywell Aerospace channel partner, offering the full line of Honeywell avionics products. The line includes all NZ 6.1 FMZ-2000 FMS upgrades, DU875 LCD unit system upgrades, Primus Elite, RD-7000 Weather Radar Systems, Laseref IV Internal Reference Systems, CD-830 Touchscreen Display Control Units, and more.
Flying Colours Corp., an international maintenance, repair, overhaul and completions company, promotes Joe Thurman to general manager at its St. Louis, MO, location. Thurman’s promotion underscores Flying Colours intention to align St. Louis operations more closely with its headquarters in Peterborough, Ontario. Optimizing the facilities and talent in St. Louis allows the company to strengthen the position of the St. Louis facility within the industry while it continues to deliver the highest quality customer service and standards.
flyExclusive Invests in Technology Excellence with Garmin G5000® Fleet Upgrade in Partnership with Force Aviation
FlyExclusive, a provider of premium private-jet charter experiences, announces that it is advancing the efficiency, reliability and safety of its fleet with the installation of the state-of-the-art Garmin G5000® advanced flight deck. Offering one of the most intuitive pilot-vehicle interfaces available in the marketplace, the G5000 demonstrates flyExclusive’s commitment to harnessing innovative technology to enhance operations and deliver elite experiences for its private-jet customers.
Cadorath, headquartered in Winnipeg, Canada, announces the completion of a new repair design in partnership with Roll-Royce. The new repair will fabricate and replace the air tube flanges on the Series IV outer combustion case (OCC). Cadorath currently offers complete overhaul on this component. It is also repairing the fuel nozzle boss and replacing the wire mesh patches with the dual patch.
The "One Week Wonder" project, a hugely popular attraction in which a complete airplane is built over a seven-day period, is returning to EAA AirVenture in 2022. It will again feature the Pick the Paint poll where aviation enthusiasts and AirVenture attendees have the opportunity to vote on the aircraft's final paint design and scheme.
The Charlotte County Airport Authority (CCAA) announces that $3 million was approved in the Florida State Budget for a new combined hangar and classroom facility for Charlotte Technical College’s (CTC) FAA-certified Aviation Maintenance Technician School. The budget was approved by Governor DeSantis on June 2, 2022.