Aviation Industry Press Releases

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StarterGenerator.com® Expands Inventory by 'Going Green' The Woodlands, Texas - April 19, 2011 - StarterGenerator.com® announced today the recent expansion of our starter generator LRU inventory resulting from multiple aftermarket purchases. Leveraging the global reach of the internet and our product specific brand, StarterGenerator.com is a leading buyer and recycler of light turbine fixed wing and helicopter starter generators for civil aircraft,...
Honeywell Turboprop Engine Delivers 40 Percent More Power, Reduces Operational Costs For Cessna Caravan Operators European Aviation Safety Agency Certifies Fuel-Thrifty TPE331-12JR Engine AERO FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, April 11, 2011 – The European Aviation Safety Agency has certified Honeywell’s (NYSE: HON) TPE331-12JR turboprop engine for the Cessna Caravan, enabling European operators to take advantage of the engine’s improved power, lower cost, enhanced fuel efficiency, and low noise levels...
Universal Jet Aviation Adds the Ultimate Business Jet – Boeing BBJ The Boeing Business Jet BBJ is the ultimate VIP private jet. The ultra long-range cabin offers unprecedented space to the passengers with separate seating areas and bedrooms throughout the cabin including 2 full bathrooms with shower facilities. The extended capabilities of the BBJ allow non-stop service for 10+ hours, connecting New York to Dubai while cruising at Mach 0.80. With nearly...
Air Planner rebranded as Air Partner Ops24 - now incorporates ACMI leasing solutions Air Partner’s global flight support division Air Planner has been rebranded and renamed Air Partner Ops 24. This rebranding capitalises on the strength and secure financial stature of the Air Partner Group while eliminating confusion about Air Planner’s association with Air Partner. Peter Turner, Air Partner Operations Manager has spent the last year progressively strengthening...
Shanghai Airport Authority Pledges 'Full Support' For ABACE2012 WASHINGTON, DC, APRIL 6, 2011 – Officials with the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and the Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA) have announced the signing of a Memo of Cooperation (MOC) with the Shanghai Airport Authority (SAA) formalizing mutual support for the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE2012). "We welcome this official...
Fokker Aircraft Services Now Offers Re-Skinning For MRO, Completions And Conversions In recent months, Netherlands-based Fokker Aircraft Services (FAS) has introduced re-skinning to its maintenance, repair and overhaul capabilities. The company is now one of only a few MRO providers in Europe able to offer this important service. A brand-new vacuum applicator was installed in FAS’ interior shop last year, enabling Fokker Aircraft Services to easily re-skin the side...
Eclipse Aerospace, Inc. Announces Avio Integrated Flight Management System for Eclipse Twin-Engine Jet LAKELAND, FL - March 30, 2011 - Eclipse Aerospace, Inc. announced today at the Sun N' Fun International Fly-In & Expo that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued the Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for an Integrated Flight Management System (IFMS) for the Eclipse Twin-Engine Jet. The IFMS system was developed by Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. specifically...
Heli-Expo 2011: New Electronic Engine Display Adds Value to Soloy Engine Conversion for AS350B2 A shiny red-and-white Eurocopter AS350B2, newly converted to Honeywell LTS-101-700D2 turbine power, dominates Soloy Aviation’s exhibit here at Heli-Expo2011 (Booth No. 1628). Inside is an operating example of a new electronic engine display soon to be added as an option to the already STC’d Soloy conversion kit for replacing the original Turbomeca Arriel B2 with the Honeywell engine...
Bombardier Enters Agreement With Chinese Company What's Bombardier Up To In China? By Joseph C. Anselmo Bombardier Aerospace President Guy Hachey is just doing his job in trying to put a positive spin on his company’s new CSeries jet, which has not attracted a new order in 13 months. The aircraft builder is seeing an “enormous amount” of interest in the 110- to 145-seat aircraft “in every region of the world,...