Business aviation leaders celebrate the record number of airplanes fueled by sustainable alternative jet fuels (SAJF) to arrive at the industry’s largest European industry event. In all, 27 aircraft using 10,646 US gallons of alternative fuels arrived at Geneva Airport (GVA) for the annual European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE).
Scott Hayes, vice president of Sales and Marketing for Superior Air Parts, Inc., announces that the company is introducing Tech Tuesday as part of its popular Oshkosh AirVenture Forum Series.
Gemini Air Group welcomes Jorge Gonzalez as jet sales representative of its Part 145 repair station. Gemini Air Group is a privately owned aviation company based at Scottsdale Airport (SDL).
Aircraft Specialties, Inc. of Omaha, NE, is now an authorized distributor for the U.S. Manufacturing & Design, Inc. product line of fluid-transfer products. The U.S. Manufacturing & Design, Inc. products have been supporting the corporate, airline and military industries since 1994.
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announces the recipients of its Industry Excellence Awards, presented annually to individuals and organizations that demonstrate superior service to the aviation business community, particularly through their leadership skills and advancement of a safety-first culture. This year, the Association added two new honors acknowledging the contributions of FBO customer service representatives (CSRs) and rising aviation business leaders. Award recipients will be recognized during the June 18th Industry Excellence Awards Presentation Luncheon held in conjunction with the NATA 2019 Annual Meeting and Aviation Business Conference.
Duncan Aviation invests in its communities through the children of its team members by awarding 20 students the 2019 Karen K. Duncan Scholarship. For more than 20 years, Duncan Aviation has advanced the futures of students through the program.
Two thousand nineteen marks Blackhawk Modifications’ 20th year in business – a milestone the company is celebrating with a facility expansion that doubles its Waco, TX, hangar and office capacity. Blackhawk also announces the alignment of several mutually owned aviation-based companies under one umbrella that will be branded as Blackhawk Aerospace.
Duncan Aviation announces that Joe Cugnetti has joined the Aircraft Service Sales team as a Bombardier service sales representative. In this position, he will use his airframe technical experience and knowledge to help Bombardier operators plan and schedule maintenance for their aircraft.
Kaeser Kompressoren is celebrating its centennial year! Established in 1919 as a machine workshop in Coburg, Germany, by Carl Kaeser, Sr., the company has grown into a leading compressor manufacturer and global compressed-air systems provider. Its reputation and success is built on a firm foundation of innovation, ingenuity, efficiency and reliability.
Duncan Aviation announces that Jeff Schipper has accepted the position of manager of Modifications at the newest Duncan Aviation full-service facility, located in Provo, UT. Schipper will provide leadership for the Interior, Avionics Install and Avionics Line departments, and for the next several months, his primary focus will be on growing and strengthening the teams' capabilities and sizes and responding to the facility’s growing market needs.