E-drill Systems Rollout Globally to USMC

US Marine Corps aviation support units around the world have taken delivery of 16 E-drill Systems, manufactured by Perfect Point EDM (PPEDM), along with tool kits specificallydesigned to support the MV-22. These E-drill Systems have been fielded at the most critical points in the MarineCorps’ logistics chain to help get these assets back in the…

UDRI Drone Strike Test Shows Damage

The University of Dayton Research Institute recently conducted experiments to determine what might happen if a drone impacted an aircraft. The research institute developed a test they set up to simulate a midair collision at 238 mph. They launched a DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter drone directly aimed at the wing of a Mooney M20 aircraft.…

Sherwin-Williams JetFlex Elite Adds Color Shifting Two-Stage Radiance Coat Options to Interior Cabin Finishes

Sherwin-Williams Aerospace announced the addition of a new two-stage Radiance coat to its well-known JetFlex ELITE aircraft cabin coatings system. The new coating features a color changing mica appearance, creating a softer, richer and more sophisticated atmosphere in any aircraft cabin. JetFlex ELITE is ideal for commercial and private aircraft cabin interiors and applies easily…

Gemini Air Group Moves into New Facility at KSDL

Gemini Air Group of Scottsdale Arizona has opened its all new construction, 60,000 square foot state of the art hangar facility at KSDL airport. Founder and CEO Timothy Carpay, started his aviation career as a bush pilot in Canada. Tim’s new business aviation profile now includes a new facility, Part 145 approved aircraft maintenance, Part…

ATEQ Acquires Cobra Systems

Aviation test equipment manufacturer, ATEQ Aviation, has recently acquired a Chicago-based manufacturing company. Since 2002, Cobra Systems, Inc. has specialized in test adapters and kits for all aircraft. Founded in 2008, ATEQ Aviation is the newest of ATEQ Group’s three divisions. Aviation takes its place alongside the Leak Testing and Tire Pressure Monitoring Tools divisions.…

FAA Revokes Repair Station Certificate of Sensenich Propeller’s Connecticut Facility

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued an Emergency Order of Revocation of the repair station certificate that authorizes Sensenich Propeller Service, Inc., to operate in North Windham, Conn. The FAA alleges Sensenich falsified maintenance records and approved for return to service parts that had been improperly serviced. The FAA also…

Sherwin-Williams Looking for Great Paint Jobs for 2019 Calendar

Sherwin-Williams is looking for the best finished aircraft, from general and commercial aviation to helicopters to classic and custom-painted planes, to be featured in its 2019 Aerospace Coatings Calendar. The calendar recognizes the outstanding work of MROs and aircraft painters across the country that rely on Sherwin-Williams brand products in their repaint and OEM facilities.…

AWAM Scholarships are Open for Application

The Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance (AWAM), a non-profit organization that was founded in 1997 to support and promote women in the aviation maintenance industry, is offering multiple scholarships with an application deadline of November 1, 2018. The AWAM scholarship program was established in 2002 and through the generosity of corporate sponsors and private…

Avjobs Announces New Site Design for Improved User Experience

Avjobs has released its newest high-performance web interface. The aviation niche job boards company says these technical advances will connect more aviation candidates to more aviation jobs easier than ever before. 2018 marks a pivotal moment in Avjobs, Inc. history as they announce substantial improvements with the launch of its newest web interface and brand…