Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Aero Norway Presents Supplier Award 2016 to Chromalloy Stavanger, June 5th 2017: Norway-based engine MRO facility Aero Norway AS has chosen Chromalloy to receive its Supplier Award 2016.  Along with forty other repair and spare parts suppliers Chromalloy was measured continuously across a range of criteria including: on time delivery; quality; correct invoices; quality of engineering reports; and shipping costs. Supplier performance audits...
ONE Aviation Announces Selection of the Williams International FJ33-5A-12 Turbofan as the Engine to Power the EA700 "Project Canada" ONE Aviation announced at the Eclipse Jet Owners and Pilots Association (EJOPA) Annual Convention the selection of the Williams International FJ33-5A-12 turbofan as the engine to power the EA700 “Project Canada”. The “Canada” project was announced last year as an upgrade to the Eclipse 500/550. Relative to the EA550, the “Canada” holds more fuel in a...
Where Chips are Flying...Tool Holding Plays an Important Role in Process Reliability In 2016 Pilatus Aircraft Ltd installed new manufacturing systems for machining structural parts made of aluminum. In order to achieve the desired surface quality and precision during high speed milling operations, the aircraft manufacturer continuously relies on the solutions provided by HAIMER: a large selection of tool holders and the corresponding shrinking and balancing machines. Whenever...
Bruce Byerly Returns to Byerly Aviation Creedmoor, NC May 25, 2017 – Bruce Byerly, a veteran Twin Commander sales executive and pilot, has returned as an owner to the long-time Commander service center that bears his family name—Byerly Aviation, Inc. at KPIA, General Downing-Peoria International Airport in Peoria, Illinois. Byerly Aviation was founded in the early 1930s by Byerly’s grandfather, R. Millard Byerly,...
CBAA Now Accepting Applications for the Position of CEO and President The Canadian Business Aviation Association (CBAA), a non-profit organization that represents the interests of the $10.7 billion business aviation sector, is seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to fill the position of President & CEO.  Reporting to the Board, the President & CEO provides advice and guidance on all matters affecting CBAA members and the broader business...
EBACE2017 Showcases Energy and Strength of Business Aviation in Europe Geneva, Switzerland, May 24, 2017 – As the final day of the 2017 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE2017) wrapped up, organizers said the show was one of the most successful in recent memory, reinforcing its reputation as the industry’s most important event in Europe. EBACE is jointly hosted by the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and the...
NBAA Concerned and Disappointed by President's Budget Proposal Washington, DC, May 23, 2017 – National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen today expressed concern over budget-planning details released by the White House, showing the Trump administration’s apparent commitment to privatizing the nation’s air traffic control (ATC) system. “For several years, NBAA has said the public airspace belongs...
NATA Announces Industry Excellence Awards Recipients for 2016 Washington, DC, May 23, 2017 – Today, the National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announced the recipients of its Industry Excellence Awards, presented annually to individuals, offices, and organizations demonstrating superior service to the aviation business community, particularly through their efforts in advancing general aviation’s safety-first culture: NATA’s...
Paragon Aviation Group Holds Fourth Leadership Meeting Houston, TX – May 23, 2017 – Paragon Aviation Group holds the fourth Leadership Meeting at Fontainebleau Aviation. In April 2017, Fontainebleau Aviation in Opa-locka (KOPF) was the host location for this meeting in their brand new, state-of-the-art facility. These meetings are coordinated by Paragon corporate specifically for senior management and owners from Paragon member FBOs....
JSSI and Royal Jet Expand Relationship with Service Agreement MOU EBACE 2017 – Geneva, Switzerland - Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance programs to the business aviation industry, and Royal Jet, an international luxury flight services provider headquartered in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), have agreed to develop a maintenance, repair, overhaul (MRO) service center agreement at this week’s...