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Norton Launches New Multi-Air Blaze A995 Sanding Discs

Norton Launches New Multi-Air Blaze A995 Sanding Discs

Joy Finnegan

With the cost of materials and labor ever rising, it is now vital for workshops to arm themselves with the right tools to save both time and money without compromising on quality. To support its customers, Norton has launched a new range of sanding discs, the Multi-Air Blaze A995. Adding to Norton’s vast array of…

AI Boosts Pratt & Whitney Canada’s Oil Analysis Technology for Its Helicopter Customers

Joy Finnegan

Pratt & Whitney Canada is combining artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning with its innovative oil analysis technology to further increase the solution’s precision, predictive and preventive maintenance capabilities for helicopter engines. The use of AI and machine learning is another example of how the company continues to innovate its aftermarket solutions to help customers…

StandardAero Recognized by Rolls-Royce for the 2022 “FIRST Class Service” and “Outstanding Partnership” Awards During Annual FIRST Network Recognition Event

Joy Finnegan

StandardAero was recognized by Rolls-Royce during its annual FIRST (Fully Integrated Rolls-Royce Support Team) NetworkRecognition event with the 2022 “FIRST Class Service” and “Outstanding Partnership” awards on March 7.  The awards program, held during the annual HAI/HeliExpo show, recognizes significant achievements of authorized maintenance service centers that provide maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for…

StandardAero Starts Phase 2 Airframe/Drivetrain Mods for the Pinal Co. Arizona Sheriff Department UH-1H Helicopter

Joy Finnegan

StandardAero has begun phase 2 for the Pinal County Arizona Sheriff Department UH-1H helicopter upgrades as part of a three-phase modification program to enhance the performance of this special purpose helicopter and is expected to be completed within 150 to 180 days. StandardAero defines this three-phase modification as its UH-1H3 upgrade also known as “Hot, High…

Falcon Aviation Services goes live on Rusada’s ENVISION

Joy Finnegan

Emirati Oil & Gas and business aviation services operator Falcon Aviation Services has gone live with Rusada’s ENVISION software. Falcon Aviation Services provides bespoke charter services to the Oil & Gas industry, as well as VIP and Helicopter Sightseeing Tours using a diverse ultra-modern fleet consisting of 29 helicopters including Bell, AgustaWestland and Airbus, and…

AMADA WELD TECH Announces MM-410A Handheld Resistance Weld Checker

AMADA WELD TECH announced the new MM-410A handheld resistance weld checker, ideal for both monitoring and troubleshooting issues in production. The compact unit supports a wide range of resistance welding technologies, including AC, DC inverter, AC inverter, transistor, and capacitive discharge. Featuring a simple and intuitive user interface and color touch panel display, the MM-410A…

Grupo Lomex Goes Live with Ramco

Joy Finnegan

Grupo Lomex,  an important holder of helicopter companies in Mexico, announced that it has successfully implemented Ramco Systems’ advanced Aviation Suite to digitally transform and integrate its business operations into a unified platform for its subsidiaries: Aeroservicios Especializados, S,A. de C.V. (ASESA)– Helicopter Operator in México.ASESA MRO, S.A. de C.V. – Helicopter MRO in MéxicoTranspais…

Specialty matte paint from Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings made for a unique look on this Gulfstream. The only gloss paint is the pinstriping between the "carbon fiber effect" on the nacelles, tail and winglets and the blue accent striping. The scheme was laid out by hand. Constant Aviation image.

Deadline Soon for 2022 Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings Calendar Entries

Joy Finnegan

Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings is now accepting submissions for its annual calendar to showcase the 12 best-finished aircraft of the year. Placement in the calendar is one of the industry’s most sought-after recognitions as it annually displays only the best aircraft paint schemes and exterior finishes gracing the sky. The company is looking to again feature…

Spartan and Teamsters Form Historic Partnership

Joy Finnegan

Officials from Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters announced the formation of an exclusive educational partnership between them. Spartan College and the Teamsters Union will host a signing day in August. To serve the educational goals of Teamsters and their families, Spartan College offers special scholarships to those who…

Call for 2022 Aerospace Coatings Calendar Entries Announced by Sherwin-Williams

Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings is now accepting submissions for its annual calendar to showcase the 12 best-finished aircraft of the year. Placement in the calendar is one of the industry’s most sought-after recognitions as it annually displays only the best aircraft paint schemes and exterior finishes gracing the sky. The company is looking to again feature…

Zetec Webinar Shows How to Increase Effectiveness of Bolt-Hole Eddy Current Inspections

Zetec Inc. has published its latest on-demand webinar detailing a more effective approach to one of the most common and critical nondestructive testing applications in aerospace MRO (maintenance, repair and operations): inspections of bolt holes in multi-layer materials. The 40-minute webinar will discuss and demonstrate how using high-resolution C-scans and dedicated analysis displays for rotating-probe…

Sherwin-Williams Aerospace SKYscapes Next Generation Exterior Coatings System Qualified by Textron Aviation

Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings announced its SKYscapes Next Generation exterior coatings basecoat/clearcoat system has been qualified by Textron Aviation for its Cessna, Beechcraft, and Hawker aircraft. Including both solid and effect colors, this new qualification expands the relationship between Textron Aviation and Sherwin-Williams. Textron Aviation previously qualified, and continues to utilize, the Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Acry Glo…