C&L Aviation Group Provides ADS-B solution for JetSuiteX Embraer Fleet

C&L Aviation Group Provides ADS-B solution for JetSuiteX Embraer Fleet

C&L Aviation Services (C&L) has been awarded the contract to provide ADS-B solution for the JetSuiteX Fleet of EMB-135/145 which consists of several dozen aircraft. The program will see C&L provide Honeywell Primus II, as it is the best option for the JetSuiteX fleet to comply with the FAA Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast-Out (ADS/B-Out) mandate requiring…

SR Technics Building New Aircraft Maintenance Center in Malta

SR Technics Building New Aircraft Maintenance Center in Malta

SR Technics has broken ground for the new six-bay hangar including significant back-shop facilities for its center of excellence (CoE) for aircraft maintenance in Malta. SR Technics says the project, as announced in February this year, will enable the company to continuously provide aircraft maintenance and cabin modification services, now for up to six narrow…

Gulf Air Contracts EPCOR for Incoming Boeing 787 APU Support

Gulf Air Contracts EPCOR for Incoming Boeing 787 APU Support

Gulf Air has contracted maintenance of the APS5000 auxiliary power units (APU) on the airline’s 10 new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft to AFI KLM E&M. His Majesty King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa King of Bahrain visited France and signed the contract during a ceremony organized by the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) under the…

GlobalAir.com’s $1,000 Student Scholarship Open for Enrollment

The GlobalAir.com Calvin L. Carrithers Aviation Scholarship is now open for applications. “We eat, sleep, and breathe aviation here at GlobalAir.com,” says Jeff Carrithers, president and CEO of Globalair.com. “I believe it is extremely important for students interested in a career in the aviation industry to have a way to introduce themselves and begin networking…

PPG Receives Airbus Best Performer Award as Flight-Deck Window Supplier

PPG has received a Best Performer Award from Airbus for timely delivery of flight-deck windows. PPG was one of three suppliers among hundreds in the equipment and systems category to receive the award, which is part of the aircraft manufacturer’s Supply Chain and Quality Improvement Program (SQIP). Brent Wright, PPG global director, aerospace transparencies, accepted…

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New UK Aviation Consultancy Upturn Nominated for Innovation Award

Nick Lilley, former British Army and RAF pilot behind innovative new aviation consultancy, has been shortlisted in prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year category at British Ex-Forces in Business Awards. Lilley is director of award-winning new venture Upturn, which is driving innovation in change management, program management and continuing airworthiness services for the defence and specialist…

Zeusch Aviation Successfully Completes First Broadcast Relay Flight

Netherlands-based Zeusch Aviation completed its first broadcast relay flight this month when it worked with media technology company NEP The Netherlands (NEP) to support live television coverage of this year’s Volta Limburg Classic single-day bicycle race in Limburg, The Netherlands. The aircraft flew above the circular route as live images were captured from the ground,…

Call for Nominations for the 2019 Laura Taber Barbour Air Safety Award

The Laura Taber Barbour Air Safety Foundation is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Laura Taber Barbour Air Safety Award, honoring a leader in global aviation safety. The Award will be presented during the 72nd Annual International Air Safety Summit, taking place Nov 4-6 in Taipei, Taiwan. Presented since 1956, the Laura Taber Barbour Air…

Spray Finishing Training Sponsored by Owens Community College and Carlisle Finishing Technologies- Binks, DeVilbiss, MS, Ransburg, BGK

Carlisle Fluid Technologies- Binks, DeVilbiss, Ransburg, MS, BGK; and Owens Community College have teamed up to present Spray Finishing Technology Workshops.  This three-day intensive training program is scheduled for September 11 – 13, 2019 in Toledo, Ohio.  Classes meet from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm daily and include both classroom and hands-on sessions.  Two Continuing…