Aviation Industry Press Releases

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QATAR EXECUTIVE RECEIVES EUROPEAN AIR SAFETY AGENCY CERTIFICATION APPROVAL FOR ITS MAINTENANCE FACILITY IN DOHA Corporate Jet Provides Maintenance Operations To Enhance Customer Support For Challenger And Global Aircraft Qatar Airways’ Private Jet Offers Maintenance & Repair Services To Bombardier Operators From Europe And Middle East12 December 2012Doha, QATAR – Qatar Airways’ private jet division Qatar Executive has received a European Air Safety Agency (EASA)certification approval to provide...
Employer Alert: New California Law Governs Commission Pay Arrangements Many California businesses, including some aviation charter operators and aircraft sales companies, pay commissions to their sales personnel as all or part of the employee's compensation.  Although the law was enacted last year, as of January 1, 2013, all employers with salespersons in the State of California must set forth the commission pay arrangements in a written contract. With the law...
AIRCRAFT SALES BEGIN AT MEBA DASSAULT FALCON SELLSTWO BUSINESS JETS TO SAUDI ARABIA’S WALLAN AVIATIONDubai, UAE. 12 December 2012 - Dassault Falcon, the business jet arm of Dassault Aviation, has concluded the sale of two aircraft to Saudi Arabia’s Wallan Aviation. The announcement came at the Middle East Business Aviation (MEBA) show which runs at Al Maktoum International Airport, Dubai World Central until Thursday night (...
Viation signs with PrivatAir as exclusive aircraft brokerage agency                               Today at the MEBA Show in Dubai, expanding aircraft sales brokerage Viation signed an exclusive agreement with PrivatAir of Switzerland to become its broker for business aircraft transactions worldwide. The deal was signed between Patrick...
African Business Aviation Association selects Hadid International Services as penultimate Founding Member The African Business Aviation Association (AfBAA) has announced ahead of this year’s Middle Eastern Business Aviation convention (MEBA 2012,) that Hadid International Services has been selected as the penultimate Founding Member of the recently launched Association. This brings the number of Founding Members who have demonstrated fully funded commitment to the organisation to 19 in total. AfBAA...
Abu Dhabi Air Expo doubles exhibition area for March 2013 event Abu Dhabi 11 December 2012: The second Abu Dhabi Air Expo, which will take place from 5th to 7th March 2013, at Al Bateen Executive Airport, is to double its exhibition space to cope with the increase in demand from the growing number of exhibitors keen to take advantage of the opportunity to network with the region’s General Aviation market place.The Middle East’s only General Aviation event,...
ABLE AEROSPACE SERVICES EXPANDS BELL 206 PARTS OFFERINGS; NEW STRAP FITTING AND PIN (PMA) NOW FAA CERTIFIED Phoenix, Ariz., December 11, 2012 – Able Aerospace Services, a leader in dynamic component repairs, overhauls, and approved replacement part solutions, announced today the availability of a new Bell 206 Main Rotor Strap Fitting and Pin replacement part (PMA). Operators of Bell 206 helicopters can now further reduce operating costs by utilizing these exclusive FAA-certified PMA parts along with...
Aerlex-U.S. Trust Webinar Focuses on Aircraft “Deal” The Art of the Aviation Deal” was the intriguing title and topic of a webinar that Stephen Hofer, President of the Aerlex Law Group, and James Dickerson, Managing Director of Global Corporate Aircraft Finance with Banc of America Leasing & Capital, presented to U.S. Trust Private Wealth Managers throughout the Western United States on November 7th.  Joann Anderson, Senior Vice-President...
Westmor Industries Acquires Fuel Handling Equipment Builder Determan Brownie FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 29, 2012Morris, MN – Westmor Industries, LLC today announced they have acquired Determan Brownie, Inc., a privately held company headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The new division of Westmor Industries will be known as Westmor Fluid Solutions, LLC and will maintain a manufacturing and service facility in Northwest Minneapolis.“While both companies serve and...
Japan Civil Aviation Bureau Certifies Donaldson Inlet Barrier Filter For Agustawestland Aw109e/S/Sp Helicopters ST. LOUIS, Mo., December 3, 2012 – Donaldson Aerospace & Defense, a division of Donaldson Company, Inc. (NYSE: DCI) has received a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval from Japan’s Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) for an Inlet Barrier Filter (IBF) system for the AgustaWestland AW109E Power and AW109SP Grand New helicopters. Donaldson produces the only IBF available for these aircraft....