West Star Aviation Implements Corridor Go Via iPads to Untether Technicians and Improve Shop Floor Efficiency
As part of a company-wide objective to improve efficiency and further reduce downtimes, West Star Aviation implements the Corridor Go program that will put custom-configured iPads in the hands of over 600 technicians. The new technology will improve the scaling of the overall work process on the shop floor, leading to a simpler way of work.
APJeT® First-to-Market with Sales of Groundbreaking Air Plasma COVID-19 Disinfection Technology to Aviation Industry
As the pandemic surges, APJeT®, Inc., an advanced technology company located in Research Triangle Park, Morrisville, NC, announces that the aviation industry is the first customer for its groundbreaking air plasma disinfection technology, the COVIDINATOR™. The standalone system has demonstrated a 100% ‘kill’ rate in laboratory testing and is designed to completely disinfect aircraft in less than two hours between flights, a rate that is twice as fast as existing on-ground disinfection technology.
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.