Headlines 2015

31/12/2015StandardAero CERTIFIES LATEST ROCKWELL COLLINS TCAS 7.1 - TTR-4100 SYSTEM FOR FALCON 50EX AIRCRAFT

 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – December 30, 2015 – Working in conjunction with Rockwell Collins, StandardAero’s Springfield, Illinois business aviation MRO facility, has completed its first Rockwell Collins TTR-4100 TCAS 7.1 Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for a Falcon 50EX aircraft.

24/12/2015HONDA AIRCRAFT COMPANY BEGINS HONDAJET DELIVERIES

GREENSBORO – Dec. 23, 2015 – Honda Aircraft Company today announced it has begun deliveries of the HondaJet, the world’s most advanced light jet.

22/12/2015JET AVIATION DEVELOPS COMPETITIVE MANUFACTURING CAPABILITIES TO SUPPORT PRO LINE 21

Jet Aviation Basel recently installed two Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 Avionic upgrades: one on a Dassault Falcon 2000; the other on a Dassault Falcon 2000EX. The company has also developed a Pro Line 21 support kit to reduce expected downtime of such installations to six weeks.

21/12/2015TAG AVIATION LE BOURGET MAINTENANCE SERVICE BECOMES AN AUTHORIZED ROCKWELL COLLINS DEALER

Geneva, 21st December 2015 - TAG Aviation’s Maintenance Service Center located at Le Bourget Airport in Paris is delighted to announce it has become an Authorized Business and Regional Systems (BRS) Dealer following a new cooperation with Rockwell Collins.

16/12/2015BELL 505 ARRIUS 2R ENGINE SUCCESSFULLY PASSES EASA CERTIFICATION

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, and Turbomeca (Safran, Euronext Paris : SAF), are delighted to announce that Turbomeca has received EASA engine type certification for its Arrius 2R engine, that powers the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X.

15/12/2015AIR BP IS RECOGNIZED FOR OUTSTANDING SAFETY STANDARDS

Air BP has been recognized for its Outstanding Safety Standards and Practices’ by Dubai Airports at their annual Safety and Security Excellence Awards Ceremony, held in Dubai on 8 December 2015. The awards recognise those stakeholders and contractors operating within the Dubai Airports portfolio that have made an outstanding contribution to safety throughout the year.

15/12/2015StandardAero LAX COMPLETES FIRST EMBRAER LEGACY 650 ADS-B INSTALLATION

StandardAero recently completed its first certified ADS-B solution for an Embraer Legacy 650 aircraft at the company’s Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) MRO facility.  Along with the ADS-B installation, StandardAero also completed a full Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) GPS upgrade.   Both upgrades were performed through Embraer Service Bulletins.

11/12/2015AERION APPOINTS AXON AVIATION FOR RUSSIAN FEDERATION SALES

Aerion Corporation, the leader in commercial supersonic technology, has announced the appointment of AXON Aviation as its exclusive authorized sales representative for the Russian Federation.

11/12/2015EMBRAER RECEIVES LEGACY 650 ORDER IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Embraer Executive Jets today announced the order for a new Legacy 650 large jet to an undisclosed customer, based in the Middle East. This order adds to the 29 Legacy 650s and Legacy 600s that are currently operating in the Middle East. The aircraft is scheduled to be received at the end of 2015 and will be managed by Titan Aviation Group, a global aviation specialty service provider headquartered in the United Arab Emirates.