Aviation Industry Press Releases

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JSSI Upgrades Airframe Programs to Include Standard Wi-Fi Coverage Chicago, IL, December 6, 2018 - Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance support and financial services to the business aviation industry, has announced that Wi-Fi coverage is now included as a standard feature on all new airframe programs. Previously an add-on option, customers seeking airframe protection for their aircraft will now automatically...
Sixth Annual Holiday Toy Drive at Meacham Airport Benefits U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program FORT WORTH, Texas (December 5, 2018) – Piles of donated toys and rows of shiny, new bicycles once again filled the corner of hangar 11N at Meacham International Airport today during American Aero FTW’s sixth annual Christmas luncheon and toy drive. American Aero FTW is a fixed base operator (FBO) focused on the ground handling needs of private aviation. The annual holiday...
Airbus Takes Delivery of 5,400th LEKTRO Electric Tug Hamburg, Germany – LEKTRO, Inc. reached a new milestone delivering their 5,400th aircraft tug to Airbus at their manufacturing facility in Hamburg, Germany. This milestone breaks LEKTRO’s previous record as the world’s number one producer of electric towbarless aircraft tugs. The sale was brokered by LEKTRO’s authorized dealer for Germany and Austria, Bartosch Airport...
TAG Farnborough Airport News Update TAG Farnborough Airport is Europe’s leading business aviation airport, a key gateway to London and the first business aviation airport in the world to be awarded carbon neutral status. The airport offers bespoke services as well as state-of-the-art facilities and continues to set new standards in the business aviation market.  Record increase in demand TAG Farnborough Airport is a...
Peerless Electronics Expands with New Hires and Staff Promotions November 29, 2018; Bethpage, NY – Peerless Electronics Inc., one of the world’s largest stocking distributors of switches, relays and circuit breaker products for leading manufacturers and suppliers within the aerospace, military, industrial, transportation and medical sectors, has expanded its employee roster by hiring six people and promoting three in 2018. As an employee-owned...
IBAC Grieves Loss of Former Governing Board Member - Paul Stinebring MONTREAL – 27 November 2018 – The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) joins the business aviation community in mourning the loss of Paul Stinebring. Recognized as an expert in international flight operations with a 40-year flying career, Stinebring served on the IBAC Governing Board for 12 years. “Paul was an industry leader with an extensive understanding of...
Gogo AVANCE L5 Certified on a Full Complement of Gulfstream Airframes BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Nov. 28, 2018 – Quality inflight connectivity has become one of the most important features for passengers traveling on a business jet today. Gogo Business Aviation’s (NASDAQ: GOGO) AVANCE L5 system is delivering a 4G experience to hundreds of business jets, including a full complement of Gulfstream aircraft models. “We’re so pleased that...
Construction Officially Breaks Ground on New Corporate Hangar Development at San Antonio International Airport San Antonio, TX – November 27, 2018 – Western LLC, a real estate development and design-build firm specializing in the aviation industry, has broken ground on its latest aviation development at the San Antonio International Airport. The redevelopment of the 8.87-acre Hawker Beechcraft parcel located off John Cape Road will feature seven hangars totaling 100,280 SF ranging in size...
Kellie Rittenhouse to Receive Schedulers & Dispatchers Outstanding Achievement and Leadership Award Washington, DC, Nov. 20, 2018 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) will present longtime business aviation volunteer Kellie Rittenhouse with the Schedulers & Dispatchers (S&D) Outstanding Achievement and Leadership Award at the 2019 Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference (SDC2019) Jan. 29-Feb. 1 in San Antonio, TX. Rittenhouse, a certified aviation manager (CAM...
Conklin & de Decker Hosting 19th Aircraft Acquisition Planning Seminar Arlington, Texas - November 19, 2018 - Conklin & de Decker, a JSSI company and leader in aviation research, consulting and education is hosting its 19th Aircraft Acquisition Planning Seminar on December 4–5, 2018, at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona. Unique from other seminars and workshops, the Conklin & de Decker Aircraft Acquisition Planning (AAP) Seminar is...