FAA Giving Grants to Support Aviation Maintenance Careers

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced the Aviation Maintenance Technical Workforce Development Grant Program to increase interest and recruit students for careers in aviation maintenance. The goal is to provide grants to academia and the aviation community to help prepare a more inclusive talent pool of aviation maintenance technicians, to inspire and recruit the…

Summit Aviation Installs Garmin G500H TXi on MD 520

Summit Aviation has been awarded the Supplemental Type Certificate for the installation of Garmin’s G500H TXi Flight Display System on MDHI 500N series aircraft. The latest in electronic glass cockpit instrumentation, Garmin says the G500H TXi brings increased levels of reliability, adaptability and affordability to helicopter operations. Available in both portrait and landscape options, the…

OAS Helicopters Signs Up for Rusada’s ENVISION

OAS Helicopters, a Nigerian charter operator, has awarded Rusada a contract for the use and implementation of their MRO and flight operations software, ENVISION. Odengene Air Shuttle Services Limited (OAS) has operated in the region since 1992. Headquartered in Lagos and operating out of Port Harcourt, OAS recently acquired a new AW139 helicopter for use…

New 4-Channel EV-4 Expert Vibro from Delphin

CAS DataLoggers in partnership with Delphin Technology has introduced a new model of the Expert Vibro data acquisition system, a 4 channel EV-4. Designed for data acquisition and vibration analysis this system is especially suited for smaller applications that only require a few analog input channels. A key feature of the Expert Vibro family of…

Cortec’s EcoLine Cutting Fluid on Bearings

Bearings manufacturers who have experienced corrosion knows how critical proper protection is to avoid later delays and rejection. Oxidation can occur on smoothly polished bearings surfaces exposed to fluctuating humidity, temperatures and condensation during shipping and storage. Some bearings manufacturers may prefer to apply liquid rust preventatives even though papers and films are some of…

Lorin Develops Sleek Anodized Aluminum Floor and Counter Stands for Hand Sanitizer Dispensers

Lorin Industries, Inc. announces the release of new sleek and modern floor and counter stands for hand sanitizer dispensers made with the company’s signature anodized aluminum. Available in multiple configurations, the company says these dispenser stands can help facilities to reduce the spread of germs, keep the environment clean, and maintain employee and customer health…

Boeing Nabs Order for Nine More MH-47G Block II Chinooks

Boeing recently received a “special” order from the U.S. Army: nine more MH-47G Block II Chinook helicopters for the U.S. Army Special Operations Aviation Command. With the first Block II delivery set for later this year, Boeing says the Army will soon be able to carry heavier loads compared to the original – and already…

Airbus Delivers First of 16 Advanced Law Enforcement H125 Helicopters to U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Airbus Helicopters, Inc. (AHI) has delivered the first of 16 new H125 helicopters uniquely configured for U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO). AMO collaborated with AHI as part of a long-term fleet upgrade initiative, and the resulting configuration has led to one of the most advanced, high-tech law enforcement helicopters…

Deadline Near for GlobalAir.com’s Student Scholarship

The Globalair.com Calvin L. Carrithers Aviation Scholarship is entering the final week of application submissions, which ends on August 15, 2020. GlobalAir.com says it welcomes students enrolled in an accredited college or university aviation program for the 2020-2021 school year to apply. Four students will be awarded the scholarship and accepted into the program, which…

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…