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Duncan Aviation Delivers Challenger 604 with Collins Aerospace Pro Line Fusion

Duncan Aviation Delivers Challenger 604 with Collins Aerospace Pro Line Fusion

Joy Finnegan

Duncan Aviation recently celebrated the delivery of a Challenger 604 that’s newly equipped with the Collins Aerospace Pro Line Fusion. The avionics installation team at the company’s full-service facility in Battle Creek, Michigan, installed this scalable, fully connected, integrated avionics system with advanced situational awareness and intuitive decision-making tools. Featuring touch-control primary flight displays, heads-up…

Incora Opens New Corporate Headquarters in Fort Worth

Joy Finnegan

Incora held a ribbon-cutting ceremony the opening of its new global headquarters at 2601 Meacham Boulevard in Fort Worth. Fort Worth was previously home to two company offices, which have consolidated into the new, expanded location. Incora’s largest warehouse, by volume, is in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, and some of the company’s largest customers and suppliers…

Lithium-ion Battery Power for the Pilatus PC-24

Joy Finnegan

 True Blue Power, the leader in certified, lithium-ion aircraft batteries, today announced the company’s power products will deliver essential power to the Pilatus PC-24, the world’s first Super Versatile Jet (SVJ). Intelligent TB40 fifth-generation (Gen5) lithium-ion main ship batteries, TA202 Series USB chargers and the TI2000 DC-to-AC inverter are certified on the aircraft.  “We are very pleased to now be able to offer…

Flying Colours Completes Ten-Year Inspection on a Bombardier Global XRS

Joy Finnegan

Flying Colours Corp. has completed a 120-month heavy maintenance inspection for a Bombardier Global XRS aircraft. In addition to the airframe inspection and maintenance strip down, the aircraft underwent additional upgrades including the equipping of Ka-band connectivity and ADS-B Out installation. The Honeywell JetWave Ka-band system necessitated hardware installation of a tail-mounted antenna, cabin router, modem and associated wiring to support global high-speed connectivity. Full…

Pilatus Approves Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings exterior systems are now qualified by international airplane manufacturer Pilatus Aircraft Ltd. With a wide variety of topcoat products and systems now approved to the Pilatus PMS0600-52-01 standard, Pilatus gains multiple options for how it can process exterior colors and design schemes on its aircraft. Sherwin-Williams products that are now qualified for…

West Star Aviation Offers Support for New SB Related to Global Express Flap Drainage Issues

Joy Finnegan

West Star Aviation is supporting recent Service Bulletins regarding Bombardier Global Express Flap drainage and corrosion issues. The Service Bulletins are relevant to inspection and potential repairs on the Inboard (I/B), Middle and Outboard (O/B) flap areas due to possible drainage and corrosion issues.   West Star has completed 25 I/B Global flap repairs and 3 sets…

Rusada Launches New Maintenance App for ENVISION

Joy Finnegan

Aviation software provider, Rusada, has released a new mobile application for its Airworthiness, MRO, and Flight Operations solution ENVISION. ENVISION Tasks enables Technicians and Engineers to efficiently conduct maintenance using a tablet device. The app streamlines the execution process by delivering all the functionality users need in one place. Assigned tasks can be viewed, actioned…

Jamco America Highlights Machine Shop Capabilities for Aerospace Industry

Jamco America, an aircraft interior products supplier and turnkey integrator in the aerospace industry, is highlighting its extensive machining capabilities that enable the company to meet rapid turnaround times and extensive customization needs. In addition to internal product development and fabrication projects for its aerospace customers, the Jamco America machine shop is available for contract…

Wings of Hope Raffle Opens Tomorrow April 1 at 6:00AM Central

Joy Finnegan

Wings of Hope’s annual airplane raffle will open tomorrow, Thursday, April 1, 2021 at 6:00AM Central time. Tickets will sell out quickly, as they do every year. This year, the airplane being raffled off is a 1979 Piper Warrior II. Here are the details of the grand prize aircraft according to the organization: “This four-place…

London Ontario’s ACT to Use Augmented Reality to Deliver Composites Training

Joy Finnegan

The COVID-19 global pandemic has forced many businesses to find new ways of delivering their goods and services. For London’s Advanced Composites Training (ACT), that meant developing new digital technology to provide the top-quality instruction that has made the company a global leader in composites training since 1996. ACT’s recently-launched augmented reality training uses the…

West Star Promotes Dan Sies To Falcon Supervisor

Joy Finnegan

West Star Aviation announced the promotion of Dan Sies to Falcon maintenance supervisor at their East Alton, Ill. (ALN) facility. Sies has more than 20 years of aviation experience starting with West Star in the Citation department and then transferring to Falcon in 2006 as an AMT dead for the past four years. “Dan is…

SAE International Publishes New Standard to Improve Aerospace Engine Supply Chain Quality and Control

Joy Finnegan

SAE International announced today the publication of a new technical standard, SAE AS13100: AESQ Quality Management System Requirements for Aero Engine Design and Production Organizations, to simplify and harmonize the various requirements of aerospace engine manufacturers into a single set of requirements to improve understanding, efficiency and performance of aerospace engines. “With the globalization and…