Kalitta Charters II Chooses ATP Flightdocs as Maintenance Tracking Partner

Aviation software solutions and information services provider ATP announced its latest partnership with Kalitta Charters II. They have chosen the Flightdocs Maintenance and Inventory modules to support its charter and cargo fleet, including Boeing 727s and 737. “We are excited about the adoption of the Flightdocs Maintenance platform. The technological innovation and the capabilities of…

New Safety Data Tool Available on FAA.gov Website

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is making it easier to research aviation safety guidance material from the Office of Aviation Safety (AVS). The Dynamic Regulatory System (DRS) (linked here) combines more than 65 document types from more than a dozen different repositories into a single searchable application. The comprehensive knowledge center centralizes the FAA’s aviation…

Ultrafabrics + Tapis Join Forces On Board JetBlue’s A220s

Fabric manufacturer Ultrafabrics partnered with Tapis Corp. and has announce their Promessa AV performance fabric is now on board JetBlue’s latest A220 aircraft. On January 12th JetBlue revealed the A220, the latest new aircraft to join its fleet and the first of its new A220-300 series. This next generation aircraft has a custom-created cabin designed…

Conair Expands with Purchase of Eleven Dash 8 Q400 Aircraft

Conair Group Inc., operating the largest, privately-owned fixed wing fleet of firefighting aircraft in the world, announced the purchase of eleven Dash 8 Q400 aircraft for conversion to airtankers, engineered specifically for aerial firefighting. After more than a decade of research and development, Conair’s answer to the future of aerial firefighting is the Q400AT, the…

Riwal Adds All Electric JLG Boom Lifts

Riwal, the aerial work platform and telehandler rental and sales specialist, has taken its first delivery of the new 100% electric JLG EC boom lifts. The new articulating boom lifts are the JLG EC450AJ, with a working height of 15.77 meter, and the JLG EC520AJ with a working height of 18 meter. Both machine models…

The Loar Group Acquires Safe Flight Instrument Corp.

Loar Group, Inc. (Loar) has recently added Safe Flight Instrument Corporation (Safe Flight) to its family of companies. Headquartered in White Plains, New York (USA), Safe Flight is a leading designer and manufacturer of proprietary aerospace electronic products and systems with its products installed on nearly two-thirds of the world’s aircraft, the company says. In…

FAA Accepting Applications for Workforce Development

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is seeking applications for two Aviation Workforce Development Grant programs aimed at developing and inspiring a more inclusive pool of pilots and aviation maintenance technicians to join the next generation of aviation professionals. The Aircraft Pilots Workforce Development Grants provide money to expand the pilot workforce and educate students to…

Hi-Tech Engineering Grows Despite Challenging Year

Hi-Tech Engineering, a precision manufacturing supplier for the commercial and government aerospace industries, is announcing record organizational growth and momentum going into 2021. During the last 12 months, the company has secured stable YOY revenues and utilization despite an unprecedented COVID-19 operating year. In addition, it has expanded its strategic customer base by 20 percent…

Hi-Fly Marketing Launches Africa’s First Dedicated Aviation Talent and Resourcing Service

Hi-Fly Marketing has launched Africa’s first dedicated aviation industry personnel agency, Hi-Fly Talent & Resourcing, to match airlines, aircraft maintenance providers and other aviation businesses across the continent and beyond with qualified and competent African executives and specialist talent. The new agency is a natural extension of Hi-Fly Marketing’s successful business which has been providing…