27/04/2017MTU MAINTENANCE IN 2016: ANOTHER YEAR OF SUCCESSFUL GROWTH

In 2016, MTU Maintenance, the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) arm of MTU Aero Engines, strengthened its position as the world’s largest independent provider of engine services. Overall, the company signed independent deals with a contract volume of 2.2 billion US Dollars

27/04/2017DUNCAN AVIATION AIRCRAFT EXPERTS CAUTION: “SKIPPING PRE-PURCHASE ESTIMATES CAN HAVE MAJOR CONSEQUENCES”

Duncan Aviation recently found major unairworthy squawks during an airframe inspection on an aircraft that didn’t go through a pre-purchase evaluation, leaving the new owner with some tough decisions to make.

26/04/2017GLOBALPARTS.AERO NAMED DISTRIBUTOR OF LOPRESTI AVIATION LIGHTING SYSTEMS

GlobalParts.aero has been named an official distributor for LoPresti Aviation’s next generation landing and taxi light systems. LoPresti’s high-intensity discharge (HID) BoomBeam lighting systems produce 500 percent more light and outperforms both older halogen lights and factory-installed LED lights.

26/04/2017RUAG STREAMLINES TPE331 ENGINE SHOP

Brand new workstations – organized according to lean management principles – together with new processes, ensure that Honeywell TPE331 engine customers benefit from faster turnaround times and improved efficiency at RUAG Aviation.

25/04/2017AERO NORWAY CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF ENGINE MRO FOR CFM56 SERIES

Norway-based engine MRO facility Aero Norway AS celebrates 25 years supporting CFM56-3, CFM56-5B and CFM56-7B engines. This remarkably successful engine family has set the standard for single-aisle commercial jet engines

25/04/2017DEVELOPMENTS UNDERWAY AT TACOMA NARROWS AVIATION (KTIW)

With the renovation of its 13,000 square foot hangar complete, Tacoma Narrows Aviation looks forward to the opening of its new executive terminal, to be completed this fall.

25/04/2017DART AEROSPACE TO EXHIBIT AT FAMEX 2017

DART Aerospace will be exhibiting for the first time at the International Trade & Air Show, FAMEX 2017 at the Base Aérea Militar No. 1, in Santa Lucía, Zumpango, México from April 26th to the 29th 2017.

21/04/2017LONDON OXFORD AIRPORT SEES TREND IN LARGER BIZJETS

London Oxford Airport finished 2016 as the sixth busiest London airport for Business and General Aviation – ahead of London City Airport – and entered 2017 as the 16th busiest in Europe – in front of London Stansted and Northolt – according to the latest data from WINGX and Eurocontrol. 

21/04/2017HONDAJET MAKES ITS FIRST APPEARANCE IN TAIPEI

Honda Aircraft Company announced the HondaJet made its first official appearance in Taipei at Taipei Songshan Airport. The debut event in Taipei was attended by Mr. Fan Chih-ku, Political Deputy Minister, Ministry of Transportation and Communications, Mr. Zheng Wen-Can, Mayor of Taoyuan City, business guests and the media.

21/04/2017JET AVIATION IS INSTALLING PROLINE 21 ADVANCED COCKPIT UPGRADE IN CHALLENGERS

Jet Aviation is preparing cockpit avionics systems in older Challenger 605s and 300s for new communications and navigation upgrades that will improve transoceanic flights and meet upcoming US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requirements.