Archive - Apr 2017

Date

April 29th

29/04/2017FLIGHTSAFETY INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCES NEW AVIATION MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

FlightSafety International announces a new Aviation Maintenance Management Program developed and offered in conjunction with Service Elements. This new three-day course is provided at FlightSafety’s Maintenance Training Center in Dallas, Texas.

29/04/2017DUNCAN AVIATION DELIVERS FIRST CJ3 PRO LINE FUSION® FLIGHT DECK UPGRADE

Duncan Aviation delivered the first Citation CJ3 aircraft equipped with the Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion® flight deck upgrade, which transforms the pilot’s flight experience and meets upcoming NextGen mandates.

April 28th

28/04/2017MTU AERO ENGINES SUSTAINS GROWTH TRAJECTORY IN FIRST QUARTER 2017

MTU Aero Engines AG saw its revenues increase by 15% to €1,261.3 million in the first quarter of 2017 (1-3/2016: €1,097.9 million). The group’s operating profit1 improved by 20% from €131.3 million to €157.0 million, pushing the EBIT margin up from 12.0% to 12.4%.

April 27th

27/04/2017FAI CONTINUES FLEET EXPANSION WITH THE ADDITION OF GLOBAL EXPRESS XRS AND CHALLENGER 604

German general aviation operator and air ambulance specialist FAI rent-a-jet Aktiengesellschaft (dba Flight Ambulance Intl.) has announced further expansion of its fleet with the addition of a fourth Bombardier Global Express and sixth Bombardier Challenger 604.

27/04/2017MTU MAINTENANCE IN 2016: ANOTHER YEAR OF SUCCESSFUL GROWTH

In 2016, MTU Maintenance, the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) arm of MTU Aero Engines, strengthened its position as the world’s largest independent provider of engine services. Overall, the company signed independent deals with a contract volume of 2.2 billion US Dollars

27/04/2017DUNCAN AVIATION AIRCRAFT EXPERTS CAUTION: “SKIPPING PRE-PURCHASE ESTIMATES CAN HAVE MAJOR CONSEQUENCES”

Duncan Aviation recently found major unairworthy squawks during an airframe inspection on an aircraft that didn’t go through a pre-purchase evaluation, leaving the new owner with some tough decisions to make.