Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Is Europe Turning the Corner in Business Aviation? Brussels, 4 May 2017: Presenting the state of the European business aviation industry at its annual press conference, Brandon Mitchener, the new CEO of the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA), said that the sector was showing promising signs of vigour after a few years of flat figures. “We’ve now had six months of steady growth in traffic numbers and they’re the...
Schweiss Doors Now Offers Quick, Easy 'Splice Connections' FAIRFAX, Minn., May 4, 2017 – Schweiss Doors is proud to announce the invention of its new hydraulic door Splice Connection system. Schweiss engineers came up with this one-of-a-kind Splice Connection that allows the doors to be broken down, shipped and easily assembled at a fraction of the cost.  The highly engineered, patent pending Splice Connection allows the installer to...
Aircraft Lighting International Announces PMA Approval of its 8mm LED Direct Replacement Lamps HAUPPAUGE, NY (May 1, 2017) – Aircraft Lighting International’s (“ALI”) PMA’d LED product offerings continues to grow with the recent approval of its 8mm LED Direct Replacement wash lighting system. Designed for Dassault Falcon 2000s, 900s, and 50s, ALI has already installed its system in over 20 Falcon Jets. The 8mm LED system is self-ballasted, meaning the LED...
Hawthorne Global Aviation Services Acquires JetSun Aviation Centre FBO in Sioux City, Iowa Charleston, S.C. and Sioux City, Iowa, May 3, 2017 – Expanding its FBO network, Hawthorne Global Aviation Services (“Hawthorne”) today announced the acquisition of JetSun Aviation Centre, a Sioux City, Iowa FBO at Sioux Gateway Airport (KSUX). Hawthorne Global Aviation Services, headquartered in Charleston, SC, is a premier provider of general aviation services, with a rich...
Global Business Flight Activity Shows Strong Increase in 2017, According to the Latest JSSI Business Aviation Index Business services, healthcare and consumer goods industries experience growth Middle East and Asia-Pacific show strongest regional growth May 3, 2017 – Chicago, Illinois - Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the world’s leading provider of maintenance support and financial services to the business aviation industry, has released its Business Aviation Index for the first quarter...
My Sky Wins Sapphire Pegasus Business Aviation Award for Innovation Geneva / Moscow – May 2nd, 2017. – My Sky, the Swiss company specialized in business aviation financial management since 2015, was named winner of the Sapphire Pegasus Business Aviation Awards in the Innovation in Business Aviation category. The award was received at a prestigious Gala dinner held in Prague on Friday, April 28th 2017. This year, 78 nominees have applied for the...
NBAA Names Recipients of 2017 Maintenance Scholarships West Palm Beach, FL May 2, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA’s) Maintenance Committee is awarding the 2017 Maintenance Technical Reward and Career Scholarships (TRACS) at the association’s annual Maintenance Conference, which runs through Thursday, May 4, in West Palm Beach, FL. With the Maintenance TRACS awards in hand, these award recipients...
Ipeco establishes a new Singapore regional base to extend its crew seating and galley insert support network across AsiaPAC region London, United Kingdom – May 2nd 2017: Ipeco, the aircraft crew and executive jet seating and galley insert specialist, has opened Ipeco Singapore Pte Ltd., its new customer service base for South-East Asia, Australasia and the Pacific Islands.  This will underpin Ipeco’s strategy to deliver seamless service excellence globally for all airlines and operators. Sam King joins...
Embraer Releases 1st Quarter 2017 Results The below are highlights, please click the link at the bottom to view the full results. • In 1Q17, Embraer delivered 18 commercial and 15 executive (11 light and 4 large) jets, representing a decline from the 21 commercial and 23 executive (12 light and 11 large) jet deliveries in 1Q16; • The Company’s firm order backlog ended the quarter at US$ 19.2 billion; • Revenues...
Aircare International Offers Hypoxia Awareness Training at a Whole New Level Tacoma, WA (May 2nd, 2017) - Aircare International announced today that the company now offers a new enhanced hypoxia training course for pilots and cabin crew at their fixed-based centers within the United States. The training combines classroom instruction on high-altitude physiology with practical training using a state-of-the art hypoxia training platform. The hypoxia training system,...