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12/05/2017PIPER AIRCRAFT M600 ON DISPLAY FOR FIRST TIME AT EBACE

Piper Aircraft has announced plans to attend the 2017 European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE) and display its top-of-the line M600 aircraft. Executives from Piper Aircraft will attend the event along with its European dealers and sales agents

11/05/2017ASSOCIATED AIR CENTER REDELIVERS 737-500 CLASSIC CUSTOM CABIN COMPLETION

Associated Air Center (AAC), StandardAero's large transport category completions center, recently redelivered a custom cabin installation for a U.S.-based, VIP configured 737-500 “Classic” aircraft customer.

11/05/2017THIRD GLOBAL 7000 FLIGHT TEST VEHICLE COMPLETES MAIDEN FLIGHT

Bombardier Business Aircraft announced that a third Global 7000 flight test vehicle (FTV3) has successfully completed its maiden flight. FTV3 joins a test program that has been demonstrating excellent system reliability and breaking new ground since it got underway in November 2016.

11/05/2017ABC COMPLETIONS INC. OBTAINS TC STC IPAD APPROVAL FOR THE GLOBAL SERIES

ABC Completions Inc. has obtained a TCCA STC certification to complement the existing FAA STC 3199NY for the Bombardier Global Series Aircraft. The system is certified for taxi, take off and landing as a Class II Electronic Flight Bag, complete with electrical connection to aircraft systems.

11/05/2017BEIJING JINYU GENERAL AVIATION CO., LTD. RECEIVES DELIVERY OF BELL 429

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced the delivery of a Bell 429 to Beijing Jinyu General Aviation Co., Ltd. (Beijing Jinyu). The customer’s Bell 429 is outfitted for multi-mission capabilities including Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS). Beijing Jinyu accepted the delivery at Bell Helicopter’s facility in Mirabel, Canada.

10/05/2017SATCOM DIRECT, LUFTHANSA TECHNIK EXTEND NICEMEDIA TO ALL PLATFORMS

The nicemedia® premium content service launched by SD at MEBAA 2016 for aircraft equipped with nice®HD cabin systems is now available for all IFE/CMS platforms. Together with Lufthansa Technik, SD has expanded the types of jets which can benefit from the nicemedia SmartBox system

10/05/2017DUNCAN AVIATION SEES UPTICK IN ADS-B INSTALLS

With 27 Avionics Satellite Shops and workaway stations located at busy airports around the United States, Duncan Aviation is in a unique position to perform Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) upgrades for its business aviation customers ahead of the FAA’s midnight deadline on December 31, 2019.