Safran and AECC Strengthen Industrial Cooperation on WZ16 Engine

Safran and Aero Engine Corporation of China (AECC) have signed a memorandum of agreement to strengthen their industrial cooperation on the WZ16 French-Chinese helicopter engine. This agreement was signed in Beijing by Alexandre Ziegler, Safran senior executive vice president, International and Public Affairs, and AECC Chairman Cao Jianguo, during French President Emmanuel Macron’s State Visit…

On the frontlines of the future: Collins Aerospace inducts new class of Fellows with industry-leading expertise

Collins Aerospace Systems has inducted a new class of 26 Fellows. Through their industry-leading expertise, Fellows play an integral role in helping the company redefine aerospace with more intelligent, more connected and more electric solutions for its customers. Collins Aerospace is a unit of United Technologies Corp. With exceptional technical knowledge in fields ranging from…

Myrtle Beach Event to Showcase High Demand Careers in Aviation Maintenance

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics will host a student career fair on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at its Myrtle Beach, SC campus located at 1038 Shine Avenue, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Representatives of Bombardier, GE Aviation, Lafayette Engine, Gulfstream Aerospace, Honda Aircraft, Piedmont Airlines and United Airlines will attend to discuss high demand careers in aviation…

Aero Precision Selected as Honeywell’s Exclusive Aftermarket Distributor for Military A/C Lighting

Aero Precision announced they have entered into an agreement with Honeywell Aerospace until 2025 as the exclusive aftermarket distributor for interior and exterior lighting on all fixed and rotary wing military aircraft. As the exclusive distributor Aero Precision will provide legacy lighting variants as well as new Retrofit, Modification and Upgrade (RMU) lighting solutions. Aero…

Honeywell and ATP Casebank Partner to Offer Avionics Tech Pubs

ATP and Honeywell have entered into an expanded partnership agreement expanding the existing Honeywell technical publications available through their ATP Aviation Hub single source portal. This will include Honeywell’s collection of Avionics libraries and will allow owner/operators and entitled management companies to manage and access their current technical and regulatory information for airframes, Honeywell engines,…

Rolls-Royce to Expand Overhaul Network

Rolls-Royce plans to expand their global network of engine overhaul services to support growth in their fleet of large aero engines. The company says as their fleet of in-service engines is forecast to grow from more than 4,000 today to approximately 6,500 in the mid-term – and even further beyond that – they expect demand…

StandardAero To Provide PT6A MRO Services for Cape Air

Hyannis, Mass.-based Cape Air has selected StandardAero to provide engine support services for its fleet of Cessna Caravan aircraft. Under the agreement, StandardAero will provide Cape Air with Pratt & Whitney PT6A turboprop engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services from its network of overhaul facilities and service centers in North America. “Cape Air looks…

VELO3D Announces Assure Quality Assurance and Control System for 3D Metal Printing

VELO3D, an innovator in metal Additive Manufacturing (AM) has announced the release and availability of the VELO3D Assure Quality Assurance and Control System for its Sapphire 3D metal printers. Stratasys Direct Manufacturing, a subsidiary of Stratasys, Ltd. and one of the largest providers of additive (3D printing) and conventional manufacturing services in North America, is…

Falko and GE Aviation Sign Asset Transfer System Agreement for Leasing Market

GE Aviation has signed an agreement with Falko Regional Aircraft Limited to provide the AirVault Asset Transfer System across its portfolio of Regional Aircraft including Bombardier, Embraer, BAe Systems and ATR airplanes. The implementation is expected to start in Q4, 2019. “Falko’s fleet is constantly evolving to meet their customer needs. We’re helping them to…