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Constant Aviation and Western Technical College Partner to Offer Career Solutions for Students

Constant Aviation and Western Technical College Partner to Offer Career Solutions for Students

Joy Finnegan

Constant Aviation, the nation’s leading provider of quality maintenance, repair, overhaul (MRO) and aircraft-on-ground (AOG) services, announced that it is partnering with Western Technical College of El Paso, Texas, to provide flexible, long-term career paths for students looking to enter the high-technology world of aviation maintenance. The partnership comes as Constant Aviation says they are…

Specialty matte paint from Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings made for a unique look on this Gulfstream. The only gloss paint is the pinstriping between the "carbon fiber effect" on the nacelles, tail and winglets and the blue accent striping. The scheme was laid out by hand. Constant Aviation image.

Deadline Soon for 2022 Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings Calendar Entries

Joy Finnegan

Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings is now accepting submissions for its annual calendar to showcase the 12 best-finished aircraft of the year. Placement in the calendar is one of the industry’s most sought-after recognitions as it annually displays only the best aircraft paint schemes and exterior finishes gracing the sky. The company is looking to again feature…

Tracware Returns to Private Ownership

Joy Finnegan

In a statement on their LinkedIn page, Traceware says they have returned to private ownership after being purchased and owned by JSSI since 2019. Here is the statement: “In 2019, JSSI purchased Tracware Limited in order to provide industry-leading MRO and aircraft management software, and offer a fully integrated solution to manage business processes specific…

AMADA WELD TECH Announces Jupiter Series of Modular Systems for Precision Joining

AMADA WELD TECH announces the availability of the Jupiter series of modular systems for precision joining, available for laser welding, laser marking, resistance welding, micro arc welding, and hot bar bonding applications. Jupiter modular systems can be equipped with all joining process modules available from AMADA WELD TECH to provide solutions to customers. With the…

Greene Tweed Offers Large-Diameter O-Ring Seals

Greene Tweed, manufacturer of high-performance sealing solutions and engineered components, announced its manufacturing solutions for large-diameter o-ring seals. These seals are produced using either the Extensis molded o-ring or horseshoe molding methods. Both techniques are ideal for manufacturing elastomeric seals that exceed the size limitations of conventional compression molding presses. The Extensis method provides a…

Spartan and Teamsters Form Historic Partnership

Joy Finnegan

Officials from Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters announced the formation of an exclusive educational partnership between them. Spartan College and the Teamsters Union will host a signing day in August. To serve the educational goals of Teamsters and their families, Spartan College offers special scholarships to those who…

Bluetail Announces $1b Worth of Business and GA Aircraft within its Digital Records Platform

Joy Finnegan

Bluetail announced that with the company’s latest customer additions, it now manages back-to-birth aircraft records for over $1B in aircraft value. In addition, Bluetail also disclosed that it recently closed a Series A financing round from a SaaS focused Venture Capital firm which will provide the company growth capital to support additional product enhancements, employee…

Premier Aircraft Announces First U. S. Diamond DA50 RG Retail Order at AirVenture 2021

Joy Finnegan

Premier Aircraft Sales announced at Oshkosh AirVenture 2021 that it had signed an order for the first DA50 RG to be delivered in the U.S.   The New England-based buyer said that he chose the new Diamond model for its unmatched cabin space, fuel efficiency, payload, and overall versatility. According to Jeff Owen, Premier’s vice…

West Star Adds Decker as the New Citation Project Manager at ALN

Joy Finnegan

West Star announced Brian Decker as the new Citation Project Manager at their East Alton, IL (ALN) facility. Decker has more than 30 years of aviation experience, 15 of those at Jet Aviation along with Windwalker, Solarius, Cessna and Dallas Airmotive. He received his A&P license from Lewis University. “Brian will be a great addition…

AEM Limited Achieves JOSCAR Accreditation

AEM Limited, a business unit of AMETEK MRO, has successfully renewed its JOSCAR accreditation. JOSCAR (the Joint Supply Chain Accreditation Register) is a collaborative tool used by the aerospace, defense, and security industry to act as a single repository for pre-qualification and compliance information. Using JOSCAR can determine if a supplier is fit for business….

Call for 2022 Aerospace Coatings Calendar Entries Announced by Sherwin-Williams

Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings is now accepting submissions for its annual calendar to showcase the 12 best-finished aircraft of the year. Placement in the calendar is one of the industry’s most sought-after recognitions as it annually displays only the best aircraft paint schemes and exterior finishes gracing the sky. The company is looking to again feature…

Zetec Webinar Shows How to Increase Effectiveness of Bolt-Hole Eddy Current Inspections

Zetec Inc. has published its latest on-demand webinar detailing a more effective approach to one of the most common and critical nondestructive testing applications in aerospace MRO (maintenance, repair and operations): inspections of bolt holes in multi-layer materials. The 40-minute webinar will discuss and demonstrate how using high-resolution C-scans and dedicated analysis displays for rotating-probe…