HAECO Employees Establish N.C. Chapter of AWAM

HAECO Americas says several female team members from HAECO Americas in Greensboro, North Carolina (N.C.) have established the first N.C. chapter of the non-profit organization, the Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance (AWAM). Taking its cue from the state’s historical distinction of being “First in Flight,” the chapter (www.awam31.org) based in the Piedmont Triad was…

SEAMAX Delivers First Aircraft Under Brazilian Cert Rules

SEAMAX Delivers First Aircraft Under Brazilian Cert Rules

In a ceremony with Brazilian aviation specialists and authorities, SEAMAX Aircraft delivered its first aircraft certified under ANAC’s ALE (Aeronave Leve Esportiva) rules in Brazil, an equivalent to the FAA’s Light-Sport category in the U. S. SEAMAX has been already certified in a dozen countries, and last year, after Brazilian Aviation Authority, ANAC, regulated the…

StandardAero and Netherlands Air Force Sign F135 Engine Lease Service Agreements

StandardAero together with the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) announced today the next milestone in a long-term Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Upgrade (MRO&U) partnership in The Netherlands with the signing of F135 engine lease and services agreements. The lease agreement with the Netherlands Central Government Real Estate Agency (RVB) provides all necessary facilities for F135…

IFS Helps Marshall Scale its Defense Business

IFS Helps Marshall Scale its Defense Business

To ensure visibility and control over mission-critical business processes such as manu-facturing and MRO, defense manufacturer and service provider Marshall Aerospace en-listed IFS for a comprehensive enterprise applications platform. UK-headquartered Marshall is a leading provider of managed services, integrations, and technologies for the global aerospace and defense (A&D) sector. Having embarked on a group-wide initiative…

Elliott Aviation Promotes Roger Woolums to Engineering Manager

Elliott Aviation has promoted Roger Woolums to engineering manager at their Moline Ill. headquarters (KMLI). He will lead and oversee the company’s in-house engineering department, as well as product development for the company’s manufacturing division, Elliott Technologies. Woolums joined Elliott Aviation in 1998 after working in the U. S. Navy as an avionics technician on…

Rolls-Royce to Accelerate Aerospace Tech with ATI Program

Rolls-Royce to Accelerate Aerospace Tech with ATI Program

A new project led by Rolls-Royce with support from the ATI Program will make future aerospace servicing technologies a reality. Engineers will work on 20 technologies that will reduce disruption for airlines and lessen our environmental impact by repairing components rather than scrapping them. Other industries such as nuclear and off-shore renewables will also benefit…

Grid Raster Now Supports Hololens 2 for Enterprise Customers

Grid Raster Now Supports Hololens 2 for Enterprise Customers

Grid Raster, a provider of cloud-based XR platforms that powers high-performance and scalable AR/VR/MR experiences on mobile devices for enterprises, says they now support Microsoft Hololens 2 on its XR cloud platform, allowing enterprise customers the ability to leverage the headset for a fully virtual experience in training, design, production and customer service applications. Powered…