Volume Graphics Releases New Generation of CT Software Solutions

Volume Graphics has announced the latest generation of its software solutions for non-destructive quality assurance with industrial computed tomography (CT): Version 3.3 of VGSTUDIO MAX, VGSTUDIO, VGMETROLOGY, and VGinLINE. Volume Graphics’ VGSTUDIO MAX software is used for the analysis and visualization of industrial computed tomography (CT) data and covers all requirements related to metrology, defect…

Delta Flight Has Engine Fire/Loss of Power

Earlier this week on Monday July 9, one of Delta’s venerable but elderly MD-88 aircraft, Flight 1425 from Atlanta to Baltimore, experienced a loss of power and engine fire. Dramatic video taken from inside the cabin shows the engine with the nosecone still partially attached but bouncing around in the inlet. The incident occurred en…

Dallas Airmotive Named Honeywell’s 2018 Americas Channel Partner of the Year

Dallas Airmotive is the recipient of Honeywell Aerospace’s 2018 Americas Channel Partner of the Year award. Honeywell’s annual channel partner awards recognize select companies chosen for their unique market reach, commitment to growth, strong track record of performance, integrity and compliance. “We are honored to receive this prestigious award from Honeywell in recognition of our…

Boom Supersonic Partners with Prometheus Fuels to Supply Carbon Neutral Fuel for XB-1, its Mach-2.2 Demonstrator Aircraft

Boom Supersonic, the Colorado company building a next-gen supersonic airliner, recently announced a partnership with Prometheus Fuels. Prometheus will supply fuel during the flight test program of XB-1, Boom’s Mach-2.2 demonstrator aircraft. Boom plans to use Prometheus fuel to power XB-1 in the world’s first supersonic flight using carbon-neutral fuel. Through a process called direct…

Corsair Chooses Safran for A330neo Nacelle Support

Corsair recently selected Safran Nacelles’ NacelleLife service package, signing an exclusive five-year agreement for maintenance and technical support on thrust reversers that equip the French airline’s Airbus A330 jetliners. This agreement involves Safran Nacelles-built thrust reversers utilized on Corsair’s fleet of four A330ceos, which are powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 700 turbofan engines. Corsair selected a…

AFI KLM E&M and Corendon Extend Partnership

AFI KLM E&M and Corendon Airlines have renewed and extended the CFM56-7B engine support agreement that has united the companies for several years. The contract provides full engine support services, including the conduction of shop visits and supply of replacement engines, and now covers Corendon Airlines’ Turkish and Maltese fleets. AFI KLM E&M has been…

AFI KLM E&M and Airbus Partner for Virtual Engine Run-up Training

Airbus & AFI KLM E&M have agreed a technical and commercial partnership to co-develop and manage a virtual engine run-up A320 maintenance PC-based training solution.  Applicable to all A320 engine types, it will use high definition immersive 3D simulation and will be based on real operational scenarios and in-service aircraft maintenance procedures.  The solution will…

Sanad Aerotech Expands Into Eastern Europe

Sanad Aerotech, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company PJSC (Mubadala) and a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) service provider for aero engines and industrial gas turbines, is expanding its network of international customers. The Abu Dhabi-based business has announced maintenance agreements Russian Nordwind and Bulgarian BH Air, two leading Eastern European operators. The…