Dr. Hassan Shahidi, president and CEO of Flight Safety Foundation, issued the following statement today in response to the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX following Sunday’s tragic crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight302.
C&L Aerospace, a C&L Aviation Group company, announces that Brad Vieux has joined C&L Aerospace in the position of regional sales manager for corporate aircraft, covering the western region of the United States.
Duncan Aviation’s Engineering & Certification Services department announces that the company has created a searchable database of the supplemental type certificates (STCs) that Duncan Aviation has developed and has available for sale. The database can be accessed at www.DuncanAviation.aero/services/engineering.
KADEX Aero Supply announces it is an official Canadian distributor for the Seginus Aerospace brand, a manufacturer of FAA-PMA replacement aircraft parts as well as aircraft bearings and electrical carbon brushes for many types of aircraft accessories, including those used on Beechcraft, King Air, 1900, Hawker, Dash 8 and more.
Precision Threaded Products earns accreditation as a supplier of high-strength fasteners by Collins Aerospace (formerly UTC Aerospace Systems-UTAS). Accredited suppliers are approved to do business with Collins Aerospace and other UTAS-approved suppliers.
Alpine Aerotech is best known for its comprehensive maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) capabilities; serving leading makes and models of helicopters worldwide. What many may might not know is that it also leases a large fleet of transport category aircraft equipped for a variety of utility operations. This unique perspective on maintenance and operations has led it to invest in a series of cost-effective specialized repairs.
Adding to its growing list of FAA approved products available in support of the world’s Cessna Caravan fleets, Airforms, Inc. announces FAA PMA approval for door hinge halves for Cessna 208 & 208B aircraft. The hinges are approved in two configurations — standard hinge halves and hinge halves with replaceable bushings installed.
(PRNewswire) On February 25, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the nearly 10,000 pilots represented by the association. In his communication he provided additional context and perspective on the self-described "State of Operational Emergency" declared by the airline. In his communication, Captain Weaks reaffirmed the safety of the airline, the confidence the pilot union has in AMFA mechanics to keep our aircraft in airworthy condition, and the joint commitment by SWAPA Pilots and AMFA mechanics to always protect the passengers. SWAPA Pilots are responsible for flying safely from point A to point B or not at all.
Oriens Aviation announces it has signed an agreement with Pilatus Aircraft Ltd to extend its exclusive UK and Ireland Authorized Pilatus Center at London Biggin Hill Airport to the PC-24 Super Versatile Jet, effective immediately. In readiness, it is ramping up tooling and sending engineers to Stans, Switzerland for training to add the twin-engined jet to its Part 145 MRO approvals. It expects to achieve this by the end of the third quarter.