Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Gulfstream G650ER Sprints from Signapore to San Francisco in High-Speed, Ultralong-Range Demonstration SAVANNAH, Georgia, February 19, 2019 - Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced its ultralong-range Gulfstream G650ER again demonstrated its performance prowess in a city-pair record connecting Singapore and San Francisco — a distance of 7,475 nautical miles/13,843 kilometers — faster than any other ultralong-range aircraft. The G650ER departed Singapore’s Changi Airport...
Two Pilot-Owners of TBM Very Fast Turboprop Aircraft Set a New York-Paris Speed Record with a TBM 930 Paris, France, March 12, 2019: Daher congratulates the success of two TBM pilot-owners – Dierk Reuter and Phil Bozek – in setting a new world speed record between New York and Paris aboard a TBM very fast turboprop aircraft. Flying the TBM 930 owned by Reuter, they crossed the Atlantic Ocean in 8 hours and 38 minutes with an average speed of 364 kts., taking off from Westchester...
Kadex Aero Supply Appointed Canadian Distributor for Donaldson Inlet Barrier Filter Systems 3/11/2019 - Peterborough-based Aircraft Parts Distributor, KADEX Aero Supply, is proud to announce they are now the Canadian distributor for Donaldson Inlet Barrier Filter Systems. The biggest names in aerospace rely on Donaldson’s ever-evolving portfolio of filtration solutions. A deep understanding of the aerospace industry, coupled with the most innovative products, has resulted in a...
Two Pilots will Attempt to Set a New York-Paris Speed Record with a TBM 930 Turboprop Aircraft Chicago, Illinois, USA, March 7, 2019: Pilots Dierk Reuter and Phil Bozek will use a TBM 930 in an attempt to break a world speed record between New York and Paris, which has been held since 1985 by the famous test pilot, Chuck Yeager, and Jacques Lemaigre du Breuil’s performance on a TBM 700 in 1994. Reuter and Bozek have worked extensively over the past year with officials on...
NBAA Names 2019 Top Safety Focus Areas Washington, DC, March 6, 2019 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has released its annual list of Top Safety Focus Areas, addressing the most pressing safety issues facing the broad array of business aviation operations. In order to determine those areas of greatest interest, the NBAA Safety Committee evaluated accident/incident statistics, operational safety data and...
GAMA Announces Addition of Six Companies to Membership Washington, DC - The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) today announced the addition of six companies to its membership: Lee Aerospace, Schweizer, Aerion Corporation, Lilium GmbH, Daedalean and Unither Bioelectronics. “We’re excited to add another group of great companies to our expanding, worldwide membership,” said GAMA President and CEO Pete Bunce....
Wall Colmonoy Exhibiting at MRO Americas April 9-11, 2019 – Booth 4742 March 2019 - Wall Colmonoy is pleased to announce they will be exhibiting for the first time at MRO Americas April 9-11 in Atlanta, GA at booth 4742. Wall Colmonoy will be promoting their OEM and Aftermarket products and services for the Aerospace industry. Brian Martin, Director of Business Development for Aerobraze states “We are very excited to exhibit at our first MRO Americas show...
Chantilly Air Awarded Diamond Award by FAA for Fifth Consecutive Year Manassas, Virginia, March 5, 2019 – Chantilly Air announced today that the Company’s Maintenance team has been awarded the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) prestigious Diamond Award of Excellence for Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Training for the fifth consecutive year. The Federal Aviation Administration recognizes the company’s commitment to...
JetLease Assists "Black Hawk Down" Pilot, Mike Durant With UH-60A Sale "Most notably, Russ’s customer-focused approach and effective communication skills kept Pinnacle apprised of the process each step of the way. At no point did we ever think we’d been forgotten about! As far as we knew, we were Russ’s only customer." - Michael Durant *Michael Durant, highly-decorated war veteran, New York Times best-selling author and...
Conklin & de Decker Introduces New Updates to Helicopter Market HAI HELI-EXPO 2019, ATLANTA, Mar. 4, 2019 - Conklin & de Decker, a JSSI company and leader in aviation research, consulting and education, has introduced the latest version of its aircraft comparison tool, the Conklin & de Decker Report, to the helicopter industry at HAI Heli-Expo 2019 in Atlanta this week. The updated online report and mobile app offer new features to helicopter owners...