Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Airbus Takes Delivery of 5,400th LEKTRO Electric Tug Hamburg, Germany – LEKTRO, Inc. reached a new milestone delivering their 5,400th aircraft tug to Airbus at their manufacturing facility in Hamburg, Germany. This milestone breaks LEKTRO’s previous record as the world’s number one producer of electric towbarless aircraft tugs. The sale was brokered by LEKTRO’s authorized dealer for Germany and Austria, Bartosch Airport...
TAG Farnborough Airport News Update TAG Farnborough Airport is Europe’s leading business aviation airport, a key gateway to London and the first business aviation airport in the world to be awarded carbon neutral status. The airport offers bespoke services as well as state-of-the-art facilities and continues to set new standards in the business aviation market.  Record increase in demand TAG Farnborough Airport is a...
Peerless Electronics Expands with New Hires and Staff Promotions November 29, 2018; Bethpage, NY – Peerless Electronics Inc., one of the world’s largest stocking distributors of switches, relays and circuit breaker products for leading manufacturers and suppliers within the aerospace, military, industrial, transportation and medical sectors, has expanded its employee roster by hiring six people and promoting three in 2018. As an employee-owned...
IBAC Grieves Loss of Former Governing Board Member - Paul Stinebring MONTREAL – 27 November 2018 – The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) joins the business aviation community in mourning the loss of Paul Stinebring. Recognized as an expert in international flight operations with a 40-year flying career, Stinebring served on the IBAC Governing Board for 12 years. “Paul was an industry leader with an extensive understanding of...
Gogo AVANCE L5 Certified on a Full Complement of Gulfstream Airframes BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Nov. 28, 2018 – Quality inflight connectivity has become one of the most important features for passengers traveling on a business jet today. Gogo Business Aviation’s (NASDAQ: GOGO) AVANCE L5 system is delivering a 4G experience to hundreds of business jets, including a full complement of Gulfstream aircraft models. “We’re so pleased that...
Construction Officially Breaks Ground on New Corporate Hangar Development at San Antonio International Airport San Antonio, TX – November 27, 2018 – Western LLC, a real estate development and design-build firm specializing in the aviation industry, has broken ground on its latest aviation development at the San Antonio International Airport. The redevelopment of the 8.87-acre Hawker Beechcraft parcel located off John Cape Road will feature seven hangars totaling 100,280 SF ranging in size...
Kellie Rittenhouse to Receive Schedulers & Dispatchers Outstanding Achievement and Leadership Award Washington, DC, Nov. 20, 2018 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) will present longtime business aviation volunteer Kellie Rittenhouse with the Schedulers & Dispatchers (S&D) Outstanding Achievement and Leadership Award at the 2019 Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference (SDC2019) Jan. 29-Feb. 1 in San Antonio, TX. Rittenhouse, a certified aviation manager (CAM...
Conklin & de Decker Hosting 19th Aircraft Acquisition Planning Seminar Arlington, Texas - November 19, 2018 - Conklin & de Decker, a JSSI company and leader in aviation research, consulting and education is hosting its 19th Aircraft Acquisition Planning Seminar on December 4–5, 2018, at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona. Unique from other seminars and workshops, the Conklin & de Decker Aircraft Acquisition Planning (AAP) Seminar is...
Dumont JETS Executes Purchase Agreement with NetJets for 17 Additional Falcon 2000 Aircraft Dumont JETS has taken delivery of its 11th Falcon 2000 from NetJets.  A total of 27 Falcon 2000 aircraft will be delivered and placed into service over the next 15 months.  This is all part of a growth strategy and fleet renewal plan.  Dumont JETS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Dumont Group, LLC of Wilmington, Delaware that operates an FAA PART 135 Air Carrier Certificate...
Charter Jet Company Celebrates Year of Monumental Growth BETHANY, Okla. (Nov. 13, 2018) – Private Jets, Inc. is receiving accolades for a year of significant expansion. The Oklahoma air charter company was recently named to Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 list for being one of the fastest growing companies in the nation, and the Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce listed the company on the Metro 50 list, which honors the metropolitan area’s...