Archive - 2013

December 30th

30/12/2013EMBRAER LEGACY 450 MAKES FIRST FLIGHT

Embraer Executive Jets’ newest aircraft, the Legacy 450, made a successful first flight today.

December 27th

27/12/2013TEXTRON TO ACQUIRE BEECH HOLDINGS

Beechcraft Corporation announced today that Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) has agreed to acquire Beech Holdings, LLC, the parent of Beechcraft Corporation, for approximately $1.4 billion in cash.

December 23rd

23/12/2013JSSI® INITIATES FIRST CONFERENCE IN CHINA

Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for the business aviation industry

23/12/2013GULFSTREAM CELEBRATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF G650 ENTRY INTO SERVICE

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recognized the one-year anniversary of the first customer delivery of the ultra-large-cabin, ultra-long-range Gulfstream G650.

December 20th

20/12/2013CAE SIGNS CONTRACTS VALUED AT MORE THAN C$90 MILLION

CAE announced that it has signed contracts for five full-flight simulators (FFS), a series of flight training devices and update services.

20/12/2013VECTOR SIGNS EXCLUSIVE MRO SUPPORT CONTRACT WITH BLACKCOMB AVIATION

Vector Aerospace, a global independent provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, is pleased to announce that Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North America (“HS-NA”), a subsidiary of Vector Aerospace and one of the world’s leading providers of helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, has signed a 5 year, exclusive MRO support contract with Blackcomb Aviation.