Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Conklin & de Decker Announce 2017 Release of MxManager™ NBAA Maintenance Conference 2017 – West Palm Beach, Florida – Conklin & de Decker has announced its latest release of MxManager (“MxM”). As a leading aviation maintenance software tool, Conklin & de Decker has completely integrated maintenance management, tracking, inventory, work orders and reporting into the one MxManager solution. The comprehensive MxM tool...
NATA Statement on FY2017 Omnibus Agreement Washington, DC, May 1, 2017 – Today, congressional appropriators released the details of omnibus spending legislation for Fiscal Year 2017. Under the agreement, expected to be approved this week, the FAA will receive $16.4 billion, $500 million more than requested and $127 million above last year. The following is a statement by National Air Transportation Association President Martin H...
AMSTAT Releases Latest Business Aircraft Resale Market Update Report Showing a Robust Start to the Year in the Light and Medium Jet Resale Markets Tinton Falls, NJ – April 27, 2017: According to AMSTAT, both the Medium and Light Business Jet segments kicked off 2017 with two of the best first quarter resale retail transaction starts in these segments in the last 10 years. Medium Jet turnover was 2.6% in Q1, the second best start to a year for this segment, after 2.7% in Q1 2014, since 2.6% in Q1 2008. Light Jet turnover was 2.8%,...
Meridian Jet Center Now Certified on Bombardier Globals Teterboro, NJ, March 16, 2017 – Meridian, the award-winning private aviation company headquartered at Teterboro Airport, is pleased to announce that its FAA-approved repair station is now fully authorized to inspect and repair the Bombardier Global series of aircraft. This authorization is a significant addition to the wide range of other business jets for which Meridian Jet Center has...
Meridian Acquires New Hangar at Teterboro Airport Teterboro, NJ, March 16, 2017 – Meridian, the award-winning private aviation company headquartered at Teterboro Airport, is pleased to announce that it has expanded its footprint with the acquisition of the former AIG hangar at the south end of the airport.  The impeccably maintained facility sits on approximately two acres and includes a 22,000 sq. ft. hangar as well as 11,500 sq....
TurbineAero, Inc. Announces Exclusive MRO Service Agreement with Donghai Airlines Chonburi, Thailand — 4/26/2017 — TurbineAero is pleased to announce the signing of an exclusive business agreement for Auxiliary Power Units (APU) Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) services with Donghai Airlines in China.  TurbineAero will provide MRO services for the Honeywell GTCP131-9[B] for Donghai’s fleet of Boeing 737-800 aircraft.   The MRO services...
interCaribbean Airways Sign a Preferred Supplier Agreement with Thomas Global Systems to Deliver TFD-8601 LCD Cockpit Displays to EMB-120 Fleet MRO Americas, Orlando, Florida: Thomas Global Systems, a leader in the design, production and support of innovative electronics solutions for aerospace and defence applications, announced today at MRO Americas that it has signed an agreement with interCaribbean Airways in relation to Thomas Global’s TFD-8601 cockpit display, a pioneering plug-and-play LCD replacement for ageing CRT...
Embraer Enters Innovation Partnership with Uber Elevate Network Dallas - TX, USA, April 25, 2017 – Embraer announced today an agreement with Uber to explore the concept of an ecosystem—dubbed Uber Elevate Network—that will allow the potential development and deployment of small electric vertical take-off and landing vehicles (VTOLs) for short urban commutes. The announcement was made in Dallas, Texas, in the opening session of the Uber...
Aero Norway Celebrates 25 Years of Engine MRO for CFM56 Series Underpinned by Industry Leading EGT Margins Orlando, Fl., April 25th 2017: Norway-based engine MRO facility Aero Norway AS celebrates 25 years supporting CFM56-3, CFM56-5B and CFM56-7B engines.  This remarkably successful engine family has set the standard for single-aisle commercial jet engines owing to its exceptional reliability and performance with more than 30,000 engines delivered to date powering more than 550 operators...
DFW Airport Becomes Nation’s First Airport to Earn Blue Zones Project Approval for Better Well-Being World’s fourth busiest airport creates walking routes, areas for downshifting FORT WORTH, Texas (April 20, 2017) – Better well-being has landed at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport—the first airport in the country to become Blue Zones Project Approved™ for its commitment to practices that support longer, better lives. Blue Zones Project® is a nationwide,...