Locatory.com Launches Secure Online Payment for Parts

Locatory.com, part of Avia Solutions Group and an aviation IT company primarily acting as an aircraft parts locator has launched secure online payments for its spare aircraft parts trading platform. The new service allows all members of Locatory.com’s aircraft parts marketplace not only to search, but also to order, pay and ship aircraft parts. Secure […]

Ansell Claims Thinnest Disposable Chemical Gloves

The Microflex 93-260 chemical resistant, single use glove has been brought to the MRO market by protection solutions company Ansell. The company claims it to be the thinnest available offering protection against a broad range of chemicals. The new Microflex 93-260 is a thin, disposable glove designed to offer higher levels of protection against chemicals […]

Constant Aviation Acquired StarPort

Constant Aviation is to acquire StarPort, a full-service MRO and FBO based in Sanford, FL (KSFB). “The addition of StarPort, located near Orlando, FL, aligns with our goal to maintain multiple, full service MRO’s in key regions across the nation. The decision provides Constant its first paint operation, an focal area for the organization in 2017. […]

KLM UK Provides EASA Exam Support to Kris Sakti Aviation

KLM UK Engineering will send examiners with its Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) software  which will allow Malaysian Kris Sakti Aviation’s students to gain their EASA Part 66 B Licence. In Kuala Lumpur, Dato’ Sri Mahmud Taib, the chairman of KS Holdings and KS Angkasamudra said: “Aviation engineers are highly trained professionals and with the support of […]

Sherwin-Williams Announces New 2017 Coatings Training Program

The new 2017 aerospace coatings training program schedule has been announced by Sherwin-Williams. This hands-on and classroom training was designed for both MRO and OEM instruction, and includes applying new chrome hazard free primers and composite surfacer systems, to spraying the latest in technology-driven high-quality topcoats and clearcoats. The 2017 Aerospace Coatings Training Program schedule […]

GAMA Seeks Applications for Two Scholarships

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) is now taking applications for two aviation scholarships. Each award comes with a $2,000 cash prize. The Edward W. Stimpson ‘Aviation Excellence’ Award is named for a founder and past president of GAMA. Given annually, the scholarship goes to a graduating high school senior who has been accepted to […]

Delta Employees Pull 757 for a Cure in Jet Drag 2016

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport recently hosted a Delta Air Lines annual event which celebrates survivors, honors caregivers and supports loved ones facing cancer. The “Delta Jet Drag” event raises money for the American Cancer Society (ACS). For 14 years, Delta has partnered with ACS and this year the airline is raising the bar, setting a […]

IKHANA Aircraft Services Delivers Second Vistaliner with RWMI DHC-6-300 Re-Life Fuselage to Grand Canyon Airlines

IKHANA Aircraft Services (IKHANA) announced the delivery of a second DHC-6-300 Vistaliner Twin Otter aircraft modified with IKHANA’s RWMI DHC-6 Re-Life Fuselage Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to Grand Canyon Airlines of Boulder, NV. IKHANA’s RWMI DHC-6 Re-Life Fuselage is an FAA approved Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) providing NEW 66,000 hours/132,000 cycles of fatigue life to […]