Sanad Aerotech and Rolls-Royce Announce $6.5bn Engine Maintenance Agreement

Aerospace Turbine Services & Solutions (TS&S), now rebranded as Sanad Aerotech has announced the conclusion of a landmark agreement with Rolls-Royce to become a Rolls-Royce Trent 700 Authorized Maintenance Center (AMC). The agreement, which is valued at $6.5billion (AED 23 billion), will see Sanad Aerotech provide complete overhaul services for Trent 700 engines – including…

APOC Aviation Appoints Grinate as Sales Manager

Aircraft and engines leasing, trading and part-out specialist APOC Aviation recently appointed a new sales manager, Karim Grinate. Alongside his global sales duties, Grinate will focus on upgrading APOC’s AOG department in tandem with its enhanced stock inventory of Boeing and Airbus spare parts. Headquartered in The Netherlands, APOC Aviation’s expanding global footprint includes three…

West Star Names Lowe Satellite Manager at PWK

West Star Aviation has named John Lowe as the new satellite manager at their Chicago, Ill. (PWK) location.  Lowe will be responsible for the managerial oversight of the 24/7 on call mobile facility and staff. Lowe has 36 years of aviation experience and has previously held various leadership roles in the industry as crew chief,…

Honeywell Launches Advanced Software Platform To Help Airlines Be Efficient

Honeywell has launched Honeywell Forge for Airlines, an analytics-based platform for airlines that the company says helps increase profit while improving efficiency and passenger experience. Honeywell Forge for Airlines collects, cleans and analyzes streams of data from a wide variety of airplane, airport, government and Honeywell sources, and offers actionable insights and alerts that can…

French Regional Airline – Air Calédonie Chooses Ramco Aviation Software

Ramco Systems has won the Aviation ERP modernization program from Société Calédonienne de Transports Aériens (Air Calédonie), the first domestic airline of New Caledonia, located in Melanesia in southwest Pacific Ocean. Air Calédonie operates passenger and cargo flights from its capital Nouméa to islands within the archipelago, a special collectivity of France. Before partnering with…

Southeast Aerospace Secures Transport Canada and Colombia Aeronautica Civil Approval on Part 25 ADS-B STC

Southeast Aerospace, located at Orlando Melbourne International Airport, has received Transport Canada Civil (TCCA) and Colombia Aeronautica Civil (UAEAC) aviation approval of their ADS-B Part 25 Approved Model List (AML) Supplement Type Certificate (STC). SEA says this solution is a flexible and affordable ADS-B solution to facilitate continued flight in US airspace upon the January…

JSSI Names Ash Reddy to New Role of VP Global Strategy

Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI) has appointed Ash Reddy to the new role of vice president, global strategy and corporate development. Reddy will be responsible for identifying, developing and executing organic and inorganic strategic initiatives globally for all JSSI business units. The new role includes long-range strategic planning, driving synergies across the organization and linking business…

Ross Becomes StandardAero President of Airlines and Fleets

StandardAero has appointed Roger Ross as president of the company’s Airlines and Fleets division. He will be located at the company’s Scottsdale, Arizona, headquarters office and be responsible for the largest division of StandardAero, with multiple sites in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Africa and Australia. Ross previously served as president of Esterline Technologies, Sensors and…

Air Plains Services Now Offers Genesys Aerosystems Autopilots   

Air Plains Services has added Genesys Aerosystems autopilots to its  list of system and avionics upgrade suppliers, further expanding available choices in planning upgrade projects. “The long list of Genesys autopilots gives Air Plains even more options for meeting the varied requirements and budgets of our customers looking to keep their cockpit systems updated with…