19/07/2017MTU MAINTENANCE AND AIR BURKINA SIGN EXCLUSIVE CF34-8E ENGINE MAINTENANCE CONTRACT

MTU Maintenance, one of the world’s leading providers of services for commercial aero engines, and their new customer Air Burkina have signed an exclusive three-year maintenance agreement.

18/07/2017DUNCAN AVIATION’S LINCOLN, NEBRASKA, FACILITY WELCOMES NEW SAFETY SPECIALIST

Duncan Aviation is pleased to announce that Nick Hansen has accepted the Safety Specialist position at the company’s Lincoln, Nebraska, facility.

18/07/2017SHANNON AIRPORT RUNWAY UPGRADE ADVANCES

Equivalent of one football pitch being laid each night 

The rehabilitation of Ireland’s longest runway, at Shannon Airport, is proving a triumph of logistics as the equivalent of one football pitch is re-laid between dusk and dawn each night, the airport has revealed.

18/07/2017DUNCAN AVIATION INSTALLS UPGRADED ROCKWELL COLLINS TDR-94DS IN GULFSTREAM 150

Duncan Aviation is pleased to announce that its Satellite Avionics Shop in Kansas City, Missouri, has upgraded the Rockwell Collins TDR-94Ds on a Gulfstream 150, bringing the aircraft into compliance with the FAA’s mandate for Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Out.

14/07/2017EMBRAER FLIES FIRST LEGACY 500 ASSEMBLED IN MELBOURNE

Embraer announced the maiden flight of its first Legacy 500 midsize business jet assembled at its industrial facilities in Melbourne, Florida, just eight months after the first Legacy 450 mid-light jet assembled in Melbourne took flight.

13/07/2017CAT AIR SERVICE AWARDED INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AVIATION GROUND HANDLER CERTIFICATION FOR FBO IN ZURICH

Swiss ground-handling company, Cat Air Service, has received official accreditation from the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) at its Fixed Base Operation (FBO) based at Zurich Airport.

13/07/2017SHELTAIR CEO HONORED IN FLORIDA BIZAV HALL OF FAME

Sheltair’s chairman, CEO, owner and founder—Gerald M. Holland—was inducted into the Florida Aviation Business Association Entrepreneurial Excellence Hall of Fame on June 20.

12/07/2017DUNCAN AVIATION’S FIRST HONEYWELL TFE731 CZI EVENT LANDS IN LINCOLN

With the most up-to-date industry tooling and training, Duncan Aviation is fully equipped to perform heavy CZIs (Core Zone Inspections) as the first set of Honeywell TFE731 engines scheduled for MPI/CZI arrives at the company’s Turbine Engine Overhaul Facility in Lincoln, Nebraska.

12/07/2017FIRST PC-24 SERIES AIRCRAFT SUCCESSFULLY MARRIED AND NOW STANDING ON OWN “LEGS”

Final assembly work on our first PC-24 customer aircraft is proceeding at a swift pace: the fuselage and wings of the first series-built PC-24 were joined together at the head office site on 12 July 2017.

12/07/2017WORLD FUEL SERVICES EXPANDS TRIP SUPPORT REACH WITH TOLUCA, MEXICO REGIONAL OFFICE

World Fuel Services (WFS) announced that its World Fuel | Colt Trip Support Regional Office is now operational in Toluca, Mexico.