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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.

12/07/2017ADVENT AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS EARNS STC FOR EABS ANTI-SKID BRAKING SYSTEM FOR BEECHCRAFT KING AIR 200-SERIES

Advent Aircraft Systems has been granted an FAA STC approving its eABS tm anti-skid braking system Beechcraft King Air B200 series aircraft.