Great Dane Airlines Signs Deal for AerFin’s BeyondPool Flight-Hour Solution

Danish Charter operator Great Dane Airlines, has become the latest airline to select AerFin’s BeyondPool component Flight Hour-solution, signing a long-term Flight-Hour Agreement (FHA) to support the airline’s fleet of three (3) E195 E-Jet aircraft. AerFin describes BeyondPool as “a fully bespoke, comprehensive E-Jet component FHA solution, covering Repair, Overhaul, Pooling and on-site provisioning of…

ERAU Aviation Maintenance Students Train with Airbus

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University says four Aviation Maintenance Science (AMS) students  recently traveled to Miami to participate in a course focused on the Airbus A320. This course is generally reserved for working professionals. Approved by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), the course offers an overview of the Airbus A320’s engine, airframe and avionics systems. “Usually,…

Volga-Dnepr Partnered with Kuehne+Nagel Russia to Move Engine

Volga-Dnepr Airlines, carrier of oversized and super-heavy air cargo, and Kuehne+Nagel, a logistics companies, have recently partnered on a flight delivering a power turbine from East Midlands, UK to Russia. The 4.5-ton shipment was safely loaded into Volga-Dnepr’s IL-76TD-90VD aircraft using its onboard crane system, and then expedited to its final destination on time. “We…

United to Drop ExpressJet Affiliation

United says it is ending its contract with ExpressJet, a regional feeder for the airline. United will keep its relationship with CommutAir, another regional feeder. Under the current demand, United reportedly felt there was not a need for two feeders. Since United was ExpressJet’s only contract, industry experts believe this may be the end of…

AJW Group Renews Seven-year Supply Chain Solution Contract with easyJet

AJW Group has been selected by easyJet, as its supply chain management provider, following a successful partnership since 2015. AJW will continue to be responsible for the 24/7 planning and delivery of the airline’s demand and supply requirements from inventory management across easyJet’s extensive network; full component repair and overhaul services as well as the provision, storage…

Robotic Skies to Develop a UAS Maintenance Program for Drone Delivery and Beyond

Drone delivery service provider Skyports recently announced its partnership with Robotic Skies, the global maintenance, repair, and overhaul network for commercial unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Skyports specializes in operating end-to-end drone deliveries within the medical, e-commerce, and logistics sectors. The company is conducting medical drone deliveries to assist the NHS in Scotland in the battle against COVID-19. In addition, as…

Rolls-Royce Launches New Electronics Manufacturing Capability at Purdue University

Rolls-Royce has created new engine controls capability near the campus of Purdue University to support the company’s U.S. defense business, including the F130 engine competing for the U.S. Air Force B-52 program. The high-tech controllers, about the size of a laptop computer, are safety-critical technical components that reduce pilot workload and enhance fuel efficiency. Rolls-Royce…

Free Webinar on Safety Performance Monitoring and Measurement

TACG is holding a free Webinar entitled, “Safety Performance Monitoring and Measurement” on Thursday, August 6th at 0900 EDT (GMT-4). The Webinar is approximately one hour in duration and covers critical elements of  Safety Management Systems (SMS). This Webinar will be delivered live (not pre-recorded) by TACG company president Dr. Bob Baron. To register for…

Kaman Measuring Highlights SMT-9700 Position/Displacement System Ideal for Analytical and OEM Applications

The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products highlights the availability of its SMT 9700 position/displacement system, which provides high resolution non-contact position/displacement feedback of virtually any electrically conductive target. Kaman says its flexible SMT 9700 features “easy, cost-effective performance customization that provides an excellent fit for customer applications – and at significant cost savings for…

8tree Awarded Innovation Prize

8tree has been recognized for continuous innovations in its design of user-centric technologies that enhance quality and efficiency. The company’s dentCHECK tool – now a standard for damage-mapping within the aviation sector – was awarded the VR-Innovation prize. This was the 20th consecutive year in which the Baden-Württemberg Volksbank & Raiffeisenbanken awarded the prize. dentCHECK…