Satcom Direct Validates Benefits of Dual-Dissimilar Hardware Offering
Satcom Direct, a business-aviation solutions provider, is adding dual-dissimilar terminal capabilities to its expanding hardware portfolio. The dual-dissimilar technology equips an aircraft with the Plane Simple® Ku- and Ka-band tail-mount antennas (dual) to support two different satellite constellations (dissimilar), enabling Satcom Direct customers to leverage the best aspects of each network to deliver full redundancy and ensure uninterrupted consistent global connectivity.
West Star Aviation Shows Commitment to Future Leaders, Sustainability as Part of Colorado Green Business Network
As a Gold Member of the Colorado Green Business Network (formerly known as the Colorado Governor’s Environmental Leadership Program), West Star Aviation’s Grand Junction location announces it has chosen to sponsor District 50's Grand Junction High School STEM class for the 2022-23 Environmental Sustainability Project.
Lufthansa Technik Provides Condition Monitoring to Avianca
Lufthansa Technik and Colombian carrier Avianca sign a five-year contract that will provide digital condition monitoring through the AVIATAR platform. With the new contract, Avianca will be able to receive instant and real-time information about the configuration and condition of its Airbus A320 and A330 aircraft as well as their engines and components — during flight and on ground, all consolidated in one place.
Pro Star Aviation Promotes Keith Chagnon to Technical Sales Manager
Textron Aviation Adds to Growing List of Options for Cessna SkyCourier with Introduction of New Gravel Kit
Textron Aviation announces it is now offering a gravel kit for its new twin-engine, large-utility Cessna SkyCourier turboprop. The kit gives customers the flexibility to operate their aircraft in and out of unimproved runways around the world. First deliveries of the SkyCourier with the installed option will commence later this month.
Duncan Aviation Brings Avionics Support to Republic Airport on Long Island, NY
IBAC Announces Leo Knaapen in New Role to Lead Industry Partner Programme Development
New Grommet Edging PMA Will Help Aerospace OEMs Save 49% on Total Install Costs
Device Technologies, Inc. (DTi), designer and manufacturer of specialty wire protection, cable management and sealing solutions, announces it has applied for FAA Design Approval for a PMA (Parts Manufacturer Approval) for Spring-Fast® Wire Protection Grommets. Once approved, aerospace engineers and techs can take advantage of the superior M22529 grommet technology and replace old legacy MS21266 glued nylon grommets. This PMA will apply to three variants of Spring-Fast: M22529/1, M22529/2, and M22529/3.
StandardAero Acquires Western Jet Aviation to Expand Business-Aviation MRO Capabilities with West Coast Location
StandardAero announces that it has acquired Western Jet Aviation, an independently owned business-jet maintenance company specializing in Gulfstream aircraft. The company is located at the Van Nuys, CA, airport, one of the busiest business-aviation airports in the world, with an additional facility located at the Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport in Florida. Western Jet Aviation represents StandardAero’s 12th acquisition since 2015 and marks the first acquisition by StandardAero that focuses on airframe/non-engine work in recent history.