Aviation Industry Press Releases

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CL Aerospace Gains EASA Approval for New SLA Battery BANGOR, Maine – C&L Aerospace, in partnership with Securaplane Technologies, a Meggitt PLC Company, is pleased to announce EASA approval for the Securaplane Sealed Lead Acid (SLA) Batteries for Saab 340 aircraft. In August, both companies announced the battery’s Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) and it’s FAA approval. Now with EASA approval, the battery can be...
Reactive Statement on Isle of Man/Aircraft Registration/VAT Media Reports In light of recent media reports related to the (non) payment of VAT for aircraft on the Isle of Man M-register, the European Business Aviation Association’s (EBAA) position on the matter can be summarised as follows: Respect the rule of law EBAA’s Code of Conduct requires Members to respect and comply with all relevant rules and regulations. To be specific, they undertake to...
C&L Aerospace Adds Beech 1900D Parts Inventory BANGOR, Maine – C&L is pleased to announce that an inventory of roughly 9,000-line items from a Beech 1900D is now available for purchase from its Bangor, Maine, warehouse. These items join C&L’s more than 123,000 regular line items and over 800,000 individual parts on the shelf, all with industry standard warranties, comprehensive technical support, and international and...
Premier Jet Center Designated as an Authorized Pilatus Service Center Eden Prairie, MN, November 7, 2017 – Premier Jet Center (PJC) has been designated as an authorized Pilatus service center by KCAC Aviation. PJC can now offer authorized Pilatus support throughout KCAC’s Pilatus aircraft sales territory including Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Wisconsin. “Our Minneapolis-based service center...
Conklin & de Decker Release Aircraft Cost Evaluator 17.2 November 2017 - Orleans, Massachusetts - Conklin & de Decker announced the latest 17.2 release of its Aircraft Cost Evaluator (ACE), is available and now includes access to the new Conklin & de Decker Report version 1.0. As the industry standard for benchmarking operating and ownership costs for more than 550 jets, turboprops, helicopters and piston aircraft, ACE is the flagship product...
Shell Aviation Signs Agreement to Operate Fuelling Facilities at Salalah Airport, Oman London, United Kingdom – November 7, 2017:  Shell Aviation today announces the signing of a fuelling concession agreement to operate the new into-plane and fuel farm facilities as the sole jet fuel supplier at Salalah International Airport in Oman. Shell Aviation now supplies jet fuel at the two largest airports in the country – Muscat (MCT) and Salalah (SLL). “We see...
Aeronautical Systems Appoints New Vice President of Operations November 06, 2017, Miami Lakes, FL - Aeronautical Systems, a leading aviation consultancy specializing in business jet appraisals, diminution valuations, and asset management services, announces the appointment of Jason Calloway as Vice President of Operations. Mr. Calloway joins Aeronautical Systems from CIT Business Aircraft Finance, where he actively managed CIT’s business...
TurbineAero Enters into Three Year A320 APU MRO Agreement with JetStar Pacific Vietnam Chandler, Arizona — 11/1/2017 — TurbineAero has entered into a three-year GTCP131-9A (A320 Family) Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) Maintenance Repair Overhaul (MRO) agreement with JetStar Pacific Vietnam.  The MRO contract is highlighted by TurbineAero’s focus on guaranteed cost protections, minimum on-wing performance levels, and on-site engineering support. This...
IBAC Launches Online IS-BAO Auditor Currency Training MONTREAL – 3 November 2017 – The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) has introduced a new online currency training option for its International Standards for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) auditors. As the only voluntary, global safety standard for business aviation, IS-BAO will now offer Professional Auditor Currency Training (PACT) to meet 12-month currency...
The Abingdon Co. Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary by Launching a Non-Profit to Expose Women to STEAM Fields The Abingdon Co., founded and created by Abingdon Mullin of Las Vegas, is delighted to announce the launch of the ‘Abingdon Foundation.’ Abingdon Foundation will strive to influence, encourage and embolden women in their pursuits of extraordinary lives through sponsorships, community outreach and networking opportunities. The Foundation is in the process of obtaining 501(c)(3)...