Headlines 2016

08/12/2016DUNCAN AVIATION LAUNCHES AVIONICS WORK-AWAY LOCATION IN SUNNY SAN DIEGO

Duncan Aviation announced the opening of its new San Diego, California, avionics work-away location, giving area customers access to the company’s trusted avionics repairs, installations and upgrades. With a dispatch office located at the McClellan-Palomar Airport, Joe Vittling, Satellite Crew Lead, and Christian Ramirez, Satellite Avionics Technician, will travel to owner/operator’s aircraft and hangars at McClellan-Palomar.

08/12/2016HELISERVICIO SIGNS 20 BELL HELICOPTERS FOR INNOVATIVE CUSTOMER SUPPORT SOLUTION

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced Heliservicio as the launch customer in Latin America for its Customer Advantage Plan – signing its large fleet of 20 Bell 412EPs for the innovative support solution.

07/12/2016ROCKWELL COLLINS NOW PROVIDING AUTOMATED CHECK-IN FOR FALCON AVIATION’S

Falcon Aviation has implemented Rockwell Collins’ ARINC LocalCheckSM Local Departure Control System (L-DCS) to automate the check-in process for the company’s fleet of helicopters and corporate jets.

07/12/2016JET AVIATION ADDS A GLOBAL 6000 TO ITS MANAGED FLEET

Jet Aviation has recently added a new Global 6000 aircraft to its managed fleet in the Middle East. The aircraft is based in the United Arab Emirates and is one of 20 aircraft currently being managed in the region by the company.

07/12/2016ASSOCIATED AIR CENTER COMPLETES FIRST BBJ SPLIT SCIMITAR WINGLETS INSTALLATION

Associated Air Center (AAC) has completed the company’s first installation of Aviation Partners Boeing Split Scimitar Winglets for a U.S.-based Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) customer.  The installation was completed after a scheduled yearly inspection at AAC’s Dallas Love Field facility.

07/12/2016WORLD FUEL SERVICES NETWORK WELCOMES TAG FARNBOROUGH AIRPORT

World Fuel Services announced that TAG Farnborough Airport (EGLF/FAB) in Hampshire, United Kingdom recently joined the World Fuel Services Network of FBOs. Conveniently located less than an hour’s drive from the capital city’s central business district, the award-winning facility is known as the Business Aviation Gateway to London.

07/12/2016JET AVIATION SETS RECORD WITH IS-BAH STANDARD REGISTRATIONS ACROSS ITS FBO NETWORK

Jet Aviation announced that its entire network of Fixed Base Operation (FBOs) facilities across EMEA and Asia has received registration to the IS-BAH™ Standard (International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling) from the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC).

06/12/2016RUAG NAMED AUTHORIZED SERVICE CENTER FOR THE AW139

RUAG Aviation has secured Authorized Service Center status for the Leonardo AW139 helicopter at its locations in Sion and Lugano, Switzerland. This authorisation confirms RUAG Aviation as a full support partner for the AW139 helicopter, including all maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO), as well as warranty services.

06/12/2016DEER JET AND UAS CONCLUDE SHARE ACQUISITION AGREEMENT

Global leading business aviation company Deer Jet has concluded the acquisition of major shares of UAS International Trip Support (UAS). Deer Jet has become the major shareholder of the global flight support solutions provider.

06/12/2016JET AVIATION DUBAI JOINS ACJ SERVICE CENTRE NETWORK

Jet Aviation’s maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities in Dubai are to join the ACJ Service Centre network, adding to the choice of Airbus-approved facilities around the world for ACJ customers and operators. Its Basle facilities became part of the ACJ Service Centre Network earlier this year.