Aviation Industry Press Releases

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LEKTRO First To Be Certified On The Boeing 737 MAX Warrenton, Oregon – LEKTRO Inc., is proud to announce the certification of their AP8950SDB-AL-200 for towing the Boeing 737 MAX. It is the first Towbarless Towing Vehicle (TLTV) to be certified to handle the new Boeing aircraft. Due to the versatility of LEKTRO’s proprietary automatic aircraft recognition system, this also means that the company’s larger AP8950SDB-AL-250 is...
New Study Reaffirms Business Aviation is Key to Success for Well-Managed Companies Washington, DC, Sept. 25, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today welcomed a new study of S&P 500 companies, showing that by a host of measures, the use of business aviation is the sign of a well-managed enterprise among America’s most highly valued and well-respected companies. “This report reaffirms what study after study, from one decade to...
SoCal Jets Now an Authorized Satcom Direct, Astronics and BendixKing Dealer VAN NUYS, CA Sept. 25, 2017 – SoCal Jets is proud to announce it has been named an authorized dealer of Satcom Direct global connectivity solutions, Astronics AeroSat Connectivity Solutions, and BendixKing innovative and intuitive avionics. Backed by these exciting new partnerships, SoCal Jets can now offer the many cutting-edge products produced by Satcom Direct, Astronics, and...
Boutsen Design's Savoir-Faire Showcase Bringing Together the Best in Luxury and Design Part showcase, part discovery suite, the House of Excellence will be on display during the Monaco Yacht Show in the Private Dining room Boutsen Design outfitted for the Yacht Club de Monaco. The collaboration between Boutsen Design and Boeing Business Jets highlights and celebrates Boutsen’s illustrious reputation in aviation. Having now for a couple of years brought her savoir-faire to...
SoCal Jets Takes the Citation VII to the Next Level with Universal Insight Installation September 4, 2017 - The first Universal Insight installation performed by an independent MRO will be installed in a Citation VII in December 2017 at SoCal Jets Van Nuys, CA facility. “The Insight installation will take the Citation VII to the next level with advanced technology, situation awareness, overall system reliability, and safety – all while reducing overall operating costs...
AIR OPS Europe Brings Together Ground Support Community Cannes, 22 September 2017: Europe’s premier event for business aviation flight operations professionals saw a significant rise in attendance and enthusiasm at its second annual edition this week. Feedback from attendees, exhibitors and organizers alike confirms AIR OPS Europe’s value to the business aviation industry. AIR OPS Europe 2017 drew some 40 exhibitors – up by 30% -...
Aerlex Named One of the World's Best Law Firms by Chambers and Partners For the second consecutive year, the Aerlex Law Group has been recognized as one of the best aviation law firms in the world by Chambers and Partners, a London-based company that specializes in the evaluation and assessment of law firms and attorneys. In its 2017 edition of the “Chambers High Net Worth Guide,” a resource intended to identify the best lawyers and law firms serving...
NBAA to Speak Out Against ATC Privatization While our elected officials are in their home districts this week, the airlines have sponsored paid radio advertisements in several markets – which mischaracterize business aviation as part of their message promoting ATC privatization. You can hear that radio ad again by clicking here. NBAA has been taking to the radio airwaves to counter the airlines’ charges. For example, today...
NBAA Welcomes Nomination of Bruce Landsberg to Serve on NTSB Washington, DC, Sept. 20, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today applauded the White House’s announcement that it would nominate aviation safety expert Bruce Landsberg to serve on the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), citing his impressive track record on aircraft safety issues. Landsberg is the former president of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots...
Leaders and Legends to Headline NBAA Convention Opening Session Washington, DC, Sept. 20, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced that an outstanding lineup of aviation industry leaders and legends will be featured speakers at the Opening General Session, taking place on Oct. 10, to kick off the association’s 2017 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE). At the session, held on the show’...