Commercial

Causeway Aero Opens New Composites Facility

Causeway Aero Opens New Composites Facility

Joy Finnegan

Causeway Aero has opened a brand new 7,000ft² production facility in Sligo in the northwest of the Republic of Ireland Ireland and is currently in the advanced stages of receiving EASA Part-21G approval from the Irish Aviation Authority. As the Lisburn facility is now outside EASA and approved by the UK Civil Aviation Authority, it…

AJW Group Signs PBH Contract with TUS Airways

Joy Finnegan

AJW Group has secured a new Power-by-the-Hour (PBH) support contract with Cypriot carrier, TUS Airways. AJW ensured a flexible service launch for the A320 operator, initially with Pool Access and increasing to the full Power-by-the-Hour service contract once operations stabilize beyond the pandemic. TUS Airways began commercial operations in 2016 with a fleet of Saab…

STS Aviation Services Deploys European AOG Services

Joy Finnegan

STS Aviation Services’ (STS) says their STS AOG Recovery; a fleet of mobile, rapid-response teams made up of highly experienced Engineers. STS AOG Recovery teams have, in the past year alone, returned more than 50 AOG aircraft to revenue-generating service in double-quick time.  As part of the company’s certified, nose-to-tail aircraft maintenance support service, STS Aviation Services has on-wing repair…

Turkish Technic Expands Inventory with Boeing Parts Agreement

Joy Finnegan

Boeing and Turkish Technic have announced a renewed tailored parts package agreement, extending the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider’s current contract by three years. The contract will enable Turkish Technic to reinforce its efficiency, reliability and access to a global network of parts and component services. “Our renewed parts agreement with Boeing is a testament…

Spairliners Appoints Two to Management Team

Joy Finnegan

Taco Stouten has joined the OEM-independent, component support company for the Airbus A380 and the Embraer E-Jet family, Spairliners, after 12-years with Airbus. At Airbus he held roles in the Sales and Marketing department as manager for cabin market Insights and Airline Marketing manager amongst others. At Airbus, he developed a solid track record in…

Greene Tweed Announces New, Ultra-Low-Temperature EPM 953 Elastomer for Phosphate Ester Hydraulic Systems

Greene Tweed announced the release of its new EPM 953 elastomer for phosphate ester hydraulic systems in aerospace applications. Developed for its ultra-low-temperature performance and compatibility with phosphate ester hydraulic fluids, EPM 953 outperforms existing EP elastomers and maintains an excellent seal at temperatures as low as -85°F (-65°C) or below. Suitable for static and…

AMADA WELD TECH Introduces New Compacting Unit for Modular Resistance Welding of Stranded Wire and Cables

Joy Finnegan

AMADA WELD TECH introduces a redesigned wire compacting unit for its line of modular resistance welders. Ideally suited for stranded wires, the plug and play, ready-to-install modular compacting unit provides precise, fast, and reproducible adjustment after electrode exchange. This exciting new product replaces the previous open C-frame box type unit, with a unique closed box…

First B777-300ER Passenger to Cargo Cabin Conversion by JADE Enters into Service

Joy Finnegan

Jamco Aero Design and Engineering (JADE), a subsidiary of JAMCO Corporation (JAMCO) and Singapore Airlines Engineering Company (SIAEC), has completed its first passenger to cargo cabin (P2C) conversion program on a Boeing B777-300ER for launch customer Singapore Airlines (SIA). This achievement adds to JADE’s growing list of aircraft retrofitting capabilities and further reaffirms its position…

Kaman Introduces New AMS Family of High-Precision Non-Contact Displacement Sensors

Joy Finnegan

The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products, Inc., released a new AMS family of high-precision non-contact displacement sensors ideal for condition monitoring of rotating machinery in extreme-pressure environments from 500 psi to over 22,500 psi. Kaman Precision says AMS sensors deliver high reliability and superior performance in high-pressure environments enhancing any condition monitoring systems’ ability…

Cementex Announces Range of T-Handle Tools Including Hex Wrenches, 6-Point Socket Wrenches, and Drivers

Joy Finnegan

Safety tool specialists Cementex announced the availability of its T-Handle Driver Tools, including Hex Head Wrenches, 6-Point Socket Wrenches, and Drives. All of the T-Handle tools incorporate the superior Cementex 2-layer insulation system and solid core handle to distribute pressure evenly through the gloved hand. Made in the USA featuring hardened American steel, the T-Handle…

SR Technics’ BD Team Adds Christoph

SR Technics’ BD Team Adds Christoph

Joy Finnegan

In March, SR Technics added Olaf Christoph to its business development team. Christoph comes to SR Technics after nearly twenty years as sales director for new engines and engine services at GE Aviation, where he handled the accounts of several major airline customers in the European region. Prior to that, he spent a decade in…

Boeing and Alaska Airlines Partner to Make Flying Safer and More Sustainable

Boeing and Alaska Airlines Partner to Make Flying Safer and More Sustainable

Joy Finnegan

Boeing and Alaska Airlines announced they are partnering on the latest Boeing ecoDemonstrator program and will flight test about 20 technologies on a new 737-9 to enhance the safety and sustainability of air travel. In flights beginning this summer, Boeing and Alaska will test a new halon-free fire-extinguishing agent that significantly reduces effects on the…