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June 19th, 2017

19/06/2017BUSINESS LEADERS WHO ARE ALSO PILOTS SAY: STAND STRONG AGAINST ATC PRIVATIZATION

Today, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) registered its enthusiastic support for a letter from more than 100 American business leaders – nearly all of whom are pilot-CEOs – to U.S. House and Senate leaders, stating their unified opposition to turning the nation’s air traffic control (ATC) system over to an entity governed by a private board of directors.

19/06/2017ARDIDEN 3G OBTAINS EASA TYPE CERTIFICATION

Safran Helicopter Engines has received EASA engine type certification for its Ardiden 3G engine, which powers Russian Helicopters’ Ka-62. The helicopter made its official maiden flight on 25 May 2017. Since its first ground test, the Ardiden 3 maturation and certification campaign has accumulated more than 8500 hours of test. Thanks to this extensive test phase, the Ardiden 3G will demonstrate a high level of maturity at entry into service.

19/06/2017DAHER SHOWCASES ITS NEW TBM 910 IN THE AIR TAXI ROLE AT THE PARIS AIR SHOW

At this week’s International Paris Air Show, Daher is showcasing the TBM 910 – the latest member of its TBM very fast turboprop aircraft family – for use in rapid and efficient air taxi service.

19/06/2017AIR SERVICE BASEL CELEBRATES SUCCESSFUL WEEK DURING ART BASEL 2017

Air Service Basel welcomed guests from all over the world to attend the Art Basel exhibition, which took place in Basel from 13th-18th June 2017. Just a 10-minute drive from the FBO, the annual exhibition features more than 4,000 artists from 34 countries

June 15th

15/06/2017CAE TO UNVEIL FIRST CAE AIRLINE PILOT DEMAND OUTLOOK AT PARIS AIR SHOW

CAE will officially unveil its first CAE Airline Pilot Demand Outlook, a 10-year view at the Paris Air Show on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. A media briefing will be held at 9:30 am (Paris local time) at CAE's chalet (number D62).

15/06/2017FALCON AVIATION EXPANDS MAINTENANCE SERVICE CENTER CAPABILITY WITH PILATUS PC-12

Falcon Aviation, the UAE’s leading aviation company specialising inbusiness aviation services, charter and aircraft management, is expanding its MRO activity in the growing turboprop market with a Pilatus PC-12 service centre at its Al Bateen Executive Airport Hangar facility.