Archive - May 2017

Date

May 31st

31/05/2017AIR BP BOLSTERS ITS PRESENCE IN THE SOUTHEAST OF ENGLAND

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and service supplier has bolstered its presence in the Southeast of England with the addition of a new location at Redhill Aerodrome in Surrey (KRG\EGKR). With immediate effect, Air BP will be the sole fuel provider of Jet A-1, AL48 and Avgas at the aerodrome.

31/05/2017JET AVIATION TO OPERATE ITS FBO FROM THE SHARED TERMINAL AT DUBAI SOUTH

Jet Aviation has announced that, together with its joint venture partner the Al Mulla Business Group, it is outfitting a brand new facility in the shared terminal at Dubai South. The company plans its DWC FBO to go operational at the VIP Terminal in Q3 2017.

31/05/2017USB CHARGER BY INNOV8 CABIN SOLUTIONS GETS CERTIFIED

The CFLEX USB charger provides dual 3.0, type A smart charging along with LED backlit connectors. Innov8 also has developed a solution for conversion to type C connectors in advance of pending market demand.

31/05/2017JET AVIATION OPENS AIRCRAFT MANAGEMENT AND CHARTER OPERATION IN MALTA

Jet Aviation has signed a joint venture agreement to establish an aircraft management and charter operation in Malta. The company is working to obtain an air operator’s certificate from the Civil Aviation Directorate in Malta, which it expects to receive in Q3 2017.

May 30th

30/05/2017DAHER SALUTES CERTIFICATION OF THE FIRST TBM 930 SIMULATOR

The first TBM 930 simulator – a high-fidelity Flight Training Device (FTD) – has just been certified by the Federal Aviation Administration, enabling its service entry next month in courses at Florida-based SIMCOM Aviation Training, which is Daher’s U.S. training partner.

May 26th

26/05/2017TRAVEL SERVICE NAMED AS FIRST EUROPEAN CITATION LONGITUDE CUSTOMER

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announced during the 2017 European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE) its first order from a European customer for the super-midsize Cessna Citation Longitude. Travel Service, the largest Czech Republic-based airline, will add the Longitude to its fleet of four Cessna Citation Sovereign aircraft used for business jet charter services.