Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Aero Norway Achieves Significant Milestone as 150th Repaired CFM56 Engine Leaves the Stavanger Facility Destined for Enter Air Dublin, May 16th 2017: Norway-based engine MRO facility Aero Norway AS reached an important milestone this month as technicians celebrated completing the 150th repaired CFM56 engine in the past 18 months.  Aero Norway has recently moved to a shift work programme to increase its engineering capacity as the rate of engine inductions at the facility continues to grow.   This engine...
Conklin & de Decker Release Aircraft Cost Evaluator 17.1 Citation Longitude Data Added – Thousands of Updates May 2017—Orleans, Massachusetts - Conklin & de Decker has announced the latest 17.1 release of its Aircraft Cost Evaluator, the industry standard for benchmarking operating and ownership costs for more than 550 jets, turboprops, helicopters and piston aircraft. As the flagship product from the Conklin & de Decker family...
National Aircraft Resale Association Adds Two New Members May 10, 2017 - The National Aircraft Resale Association (NARA) recently voted to accept two new members into the Association as they continue on a strategic and deliberate path for growth. The new NARA Aircraft Broker/Dealer Member is QS Partners, LLC and the new NARA Products & Services Member is Enterprise Bank and Trust. “We are proud to continue to grow our membership with the...
World Fuel Services Expands Aviation Fuel Supply and Programs in Europe 22 new locations welcomed through recent ExxonMobil acquisition London, United Kingdom (May 15, 2017) – World Fuel Services announced today that they have expanded their offering of airport & fixed-based operator (FBO) solutions throughout Europe. This expansion includes their latest acquisition of 22 ExxonMobil operations in the United Kingdom, France, Germany and Italy. Airports...
Remarkable Uptick in the Business Jet Resale Market – First Quarter of 2017 Surpasses the 4th Quarter of 2016 Broker Gene Clow completed an analysis of the first quarter of 2017, and realized that the results for the first quarter of 2017 surpass the 4th quarter of 2016. Typically, the fourth quarter is the best quarter of the year. A better fourth quarter than first quarter has not occurred in the business jet resale market in the past 30 years. 147 Aircraft were sold in the first quarter of 2017!...
Par Avion Ltd. Founder and President Janine Iannarelli Chosen as Chair of EBAA's Associate Members Advisory Council Sales & Acquisitions Committee and Panelist at European Business Aviation Conference & Exposition HOUSTON, Texas (May 12, 2017) – Janine Iannarelli, founder and president of Par Avion Ltd, has been  appointed chair of the European Business Aviation Association’s (EBAA’s) Associate Members Advisory Council (AMAC) Sales & Acquisitions Committee. She will also participate in two events during the European Business Aviation Conference & Exposition (EBACE), which...
Textron Aviation Celebrates Citation Mustang with Final Delivery; Citation M2 Carries on Legacy as Entry-Level Jet of Choice WICHITA, Kan. (May 11, 2017) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced the final production Cessna Citation Mustang has rolled off the assembly line and will be delivered in the coming weeks. The ground-breaking Mustang quickly set the standard in its category for pilots stepping up to jet ownership, and enjoyed tremendous success throughout its 12-year...
Clay Lacy Aviation, LLC Located in Seattle (KBFI) is Positioned to Achieve Groundbreaking International Safety Standard Seattle, Washington USA (May 11, 2017) ‐ Gateway USA, LLC doing business as Clay Lacy Aviation, LLC (CLA‐Seattle), is about to undergo a rigorous third‐party audit that could result in the granting of the first Stage II IS‐BAH registration in the United States. Only three other ground‐handling operations in the world (all in Europe) have reached this milestone. CLA‐Seattle was recognized as an...
Spirit Airlines and Pilot Union Agree to Extend Temporary Restraining Order and Restore the Status Quo MIRAMAR, Fla., May 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ:SAVE) has reached an agreement with the Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA) to extend indefinitely the temporary restraining order (TRO) issued by the U.S. District Court (Southern District of Florida), directing the pilots to restore the status quo while the company and union remain in mediated contract...
Pentastar Aviation Maintains Top Rankings From Well-Respected Industry Trade Publications Aviation International News & Professional Pilot Magazine rank Pentastar Aviation FBO among top 5 in Country WATERFORD, MI. – Pentastar Aviation, a leader in the world of business aviation, was again recognized this year for their world-class aviation services, named one of the top fixed base operators (FBOs) in surveys conducted by two leading aviation publications.  Aviation...