Advent Aircraft Systems to Supply eABS Braking System for Boom Supersonic’s XB-1 Demonstrator Aircraft

Advent Aircraft Systems announced that it will supply its Advent eABS  for Power Brake Systems to Boom Supersonic for XB-1, its Mach-2.2 demonstrator aircraft. The Advent eABS for Power Brake Systems incorporates Advent’s flagship anti-skid braking system technology and will help optimize the braking action of XB-1, while enhancing safety and reducing the risk of…

Sherwin-Williams Introduces Hands-On Aircraft Coatings Repair Videos

Sherwin-Williams is introducing a hands-on application repair video series geared toward aircraft refinishers, technicians and shop managers to enhance understanding of the repair process. The video series demonstrates best practices and repair methods for OEMs, MROs and paint shops to maximize efficiency. The methods featured are proven to help deliver consistent and reliable repairs, benefitting…

Digitalization of Aircraft Ops the Focus of S7 Technics and IATA Seminar

Russian aircraft maintenance provider S7 Technics, in combination with global airline association IATA (International Air Transport Association), have jointly held a Digital Aircraft Operations 2019 seminar focusing on the critical subject of disposing of the burden of the industry’s paper mountain through the digitalization of air transport management processes. The migration of aircraft operations and…

Rolls-Royce Completes Acquisition of Siemens’ Electric and Hybrid-Electric Aerospace Propulsion

Rolls-Royce has completed the acquisition of the electric and hybrid-electric aerospace propulsion activities of Siemens (formerly known as the eAircraft business), following a period of employee consultation. Rolls-Royce says the execution of the deal, announced in June this year, underlines the fit of these activities to their strategy to “champion electrification” and will help accelerate…

ExecuJet Seeks New UK FBO to Support European Expansion

ExecuJet, part of the Luxaviation Group, is intending to launch an enlarged UK FBO at a new location after deciding to exit Cambridge Airport, where landlord Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group intends to bring FBO services in-house. The planned expansion follows significant growth for ExecuJet in Europe, which has seen nine new aircraft join its…

West Star Aviation Honored For Economic Enhancements In Illinois

West Star Aviation is honored to be recognized for economic enhancements by RiverBend Growth Association (RBGA) in southern Illinois. West Star is one of only six honorees with this achievement and will be presented with their award at the annual luncheon happening in October.  RBGA is responsible for working closely with state and local officials…

Ondrus Joins Skandia as Regional Sales Manager

Garrett Ondrus has joined Skandia, Inc. as regional sales manager. Ondrus will represent Skandia and its line of aviation products and services to the western United States and all of Canada. Ondrus’ focus will be to grow the relationships between Skandia and their customer base as well establish new opportunities with aviation’s Commercial and Business…

New MRO Facility Opens on Subic Bay

A new facility for aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services recently opened at the Subic Bay International Airport (SBIA), transforming the former U. S. Navy base into a 24/7 hub for business aviation in Asia Pacific. Located within an 18,000 square-meter hangar, Aviation Concepts Technical Services, Inc. (ACTSI) says it hopes to become “a…