Headlines 2014

09/12/2014COMLUX SIGN DEAL FOR 2 BBJ MAX 8S

Boeing [NYSE:ba] Business Jets announced the order for two BBJ MAX 8s to Comlux, the first BBJs selected by the Swiss-based VIP charter operation for their fleet. This also marks Comlux’s first BBJ order.

09/12/2014AIR ELITE® NETWORK FBOS VISIT DUBAI FOR MEBA

Several Air Elite Network Diamond Service designated FBOs are exhibiting this week in Dubai for the 2014 Middle East Business Aviation exhibition

09/12/2014HONEYWELL AND GDC TECHNICS TO DELIVER JETWAVE AVIONICS

Honeywell Aerospace (NYSE: HON) has signed an agreement with San Antonio-based aircraft modification center GDC Technics to bring the Honeywell JetWave™ satellite communications system

09/12/2014JET AVIATION SAUDI ARABIA EXTENDS HANDLING SUPPORT SERVICES NETWORK

Jet Aviation has recently extended its support services to a network of six additional airports in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

09/12/2014TAG AVIATION SET TO MEET INCREASING DEMAND IN THE GULF REGION

TAG Aviation has pioneered industry standards in business aviation services, operations, safety and training for over 45 years. Operating from multiple centres in Europe, the Middle East and Asia, TAG Aviation offers bespoke services and solutions in aircraft management, charter, maintenance and FBO/handling.

09/12/2014VINCENT TCHENGANG IS NEW HEAD OF SERVICES SALES AT ACJC

Airbus Corporate Jet Center (ACJC), the specialist in Airbus Corporate Jet VIP cabin completion and customised nose-to-tail services, has appointed Vincent Tchengang as its new Head of Services Sales.

09/12/2014SATCOM DIRECT LAUNCHES AIRBORNE GLOBAL VOICE AND TEXT SOLUTION

Satcom Direct will be showcasing the next evolution in connectivity solutions, GlobalVT, at this year’s Middle East Business Aviation conference, 8 – 10 December at booth 765.

09/12/2014JET AVIATION ADDS TWO MANAGED AIRCRAFT TO ITS FLEET IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Jet Aviation has recently added a Gulfstream G450 and a Gulfstream G550 to its managed fleet in the Middle East. The company now operates a total of 24 aircraft in the region.

09/12/2014JSSI BUILDS ON SUCCESS IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for the business aviation industry, continues to build on its accomplishments in the Middle East and recognizes long-standing client, ExecuJet Middle East, as part of its 25th anniversary celebration.

08/12/2014SATCOM DIRECT’S ROUTER (SDR™) TO SUPPORT DATA AGGREGATION OVER SWIFTBROADBAND FOR FASTER TRANSFER RATE

In partnership with Eclipse of Paris, France, the SDR has been enhanced to allow up to four times faster data transfer rates with supported SwiftBroadband terminals.

Coming Q1 2015, the SDR will support the ability to bond and aggregate multiple Inmarsat SwiftBroadband streaming connections,