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02/12/2016FL TECHNICS OFFICIALLY OPENS ITS MRO CENTER IN JAKARTA

FL Technics, a global provider of one-stop-shop aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services, has announced the official opening of its MRO hangar at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, Jakarta, Indonesia. FL Technics Indonesia has also reached cooperation agreements with ten Asian airlines.

01/12/2016TAG AVIATION ASIA WINS ‘BEST MANAGEMENT COMPANY AND OPERATOR’ AWARD

TAG Aviation Asia has been named as ‘The Best Management Company and Operator’ for the greater Asia and Asia Pacific region at this year’s Asian Aviation Association (AsBAA) industry awards ceremony which took place last month.

01/12/2016TRU SIMULATION TO PROVIDE FIVE ROTORCRAFT SIMULATORS FOR COPTERSAFETY

TRU Simulation + Training Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced that it has signed agreements to provide five Level D full flight simulators for various rotorcraft aircraft models to Coptersafety – an independent helicopter flight training service provider based in Helsinki, Finland.

01/12/2016STANDARDAERO ACHIEVES STC FOR HONEYWELL JETWAVE KA-BAND

StandardAero is blazing the trail into the future by achieving Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) for the first global high-speed broadband connectivity solution available in today’s business aviation marketplace.  Working with Honeywell’s new JetWaveTM Ka band system, StandardAero has completed an STC for Falcon 900/B/C/EX and Falcon 50 series aircraft.  The multi-model STC for the new Honeywell JetWave Ka band Satcom System was fitted for a Falcon 900EX operator.  In addition, required documentation has been submitted for EASA validation.

01/12/2016TAG FARNBOROUGH ACHIEVES SILVER GREEN APPLE ENVIRONMENT AWARD

TAG Farnborough Airport has been presented with a Silver 'Green Apple Award' by The Green Organisation at a ceremony held at The House of Commons this month.  The Green Apple Environment Awards, is an annual international campaign designed to recognise and encourage environmental best practice around the world.

30/11/2016NBAA ISSUES STATEMENT ON NOMINATION OF ELAINE CHAO AS TRANSPORTATION SECRETARY

Washington, DC, Nov. 29, 2016 – National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen today issued the following statement regarding the announcement,

30/11/2016FLYING COLOURS ROLLS OUT SATCOM DIRECT ROUTER, (SDR) INSTALLATIONS

Flying Colours Corp., the North American MRO, completions, and refurbishment company will be attending MEBAA 2016 – Booth 460 - having announced it has completed its first installations of the Satcom Direct Router, (SDR™). The first was fitted as part of a Global 5000 cabin refurbishment package, and the second as part of a new Global 5000 completion project for an undisclosed private Middle Eastern owner. Whilst crew and passengers on this aircraft are already benefiting from the SD services, including the Global VT option, the aircraft is now expected to return to the Flying Colours Peterborough facility in early 2017 to have the supplemental SD WiFi Hub installed. This will add functionality to, and augment the performance of, the existing SDR. This is the first time Flying Colours will have fitted the complete suite of SD router options onto an aircraft.