The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) announces the 2021 recipients of its most prestigious awards. The AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala is an annual event recognizing the most influential and inspiring individuals in aerospace whose outstanding contributions merit the highest accolades. Presentation of these premier awards will take place on Thurs., Aug. 12, 2021, at the AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala. This will be a virtual event.
CCX Technologies Receives a Supplemental Type Certification for AP-250 Cybersecurity Device on Gulfstream V
KADEX Aero Supply announces it has been an appointed as a distributor of Aero Parts Mart and Jet Parts Engineering products. As recognized and awarded leaders in the development of FAA-approved PMA parts and engineered repairs, Jet Parts Engineering and Aero Parts Mart are devoted to providing spare-parts solutions to their global network of airline and MRO partners. Both companies strive to help customers battle the increasing costs of component, airframe and engine maintenance with competitive pricing, reduced lead times, and customized solutions (major and minor repairs).
Jet MS, a global provider of base- and line-maintenance services for business and regional aircraft, and a part of the global aerospace business group Avia Solutions Group, signs a dealership agreement with ALTO Aviation, a premium cabin in-flight audio/entertainment system design, manufacture and distribution company.
After a year-long site selection process, Gulf Avionics, a full-service avionics maintenance and repair operation (MRO), locates its headquarters and operations at the Kerrville/Kerr County Airport and moves into 7,000 square feet of space at one of the airport’s hangars. The MRO is in Texas’ Hill Country region, which runs between the state’s central and southern sections. The company will service aviation clients from the greater San Antonio area and plans to create 50 avionics and aerospace jobs in the next five years.
Avgroup, Inc (“Avgroup”) (Norcross, GA) is partnering with Mirandy Products, LLC (“Mirandy”) (Miami, FL) in an effort to expand its inventory offerings. Avgroup serves the global general-aviation and business-aviation communities by providing a vast selection of products and services. Avgroup’s unparalleled customer service coupled with its extensive offerings, which now includes chemicals and consumables, sets Avgroup apart from other distributors.
Cutter Aviation announces the appointment of Bruce Tanis as manager of Aircraft Services at its San Antonio, TX, location. Tanis is responsible for managing all aspects of the maintenance operation, including cost-effective utilization of department resources to meet or exceed service, avionics and aircraft upgrade requirements requested from Cutter Aviation’s maintenance customers.
Clay Lacy Teams with World Fuel Services and World Energy to Offer Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF), Transitions Ground Support Vehicles to Renewable Diesel
Clay Lacy Aviation announces it will offer sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) at the company’s two FBOs at Van Nuys Airport and John Wayne Orange County Airport. World Fuel Services (World Fuel) begins monthly SAF deliveries to both locations this month, with 2021 deliveries to total a minimum of 100,000 gallons. World Fuel is also providing renewable diesel (RD) fuel to power Clay Lacy’s fuel trucks, GPUs, tugs and other ground support vehicles.