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408 aircraft including the first A350F ordered at the Dubai airshow

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PRESS RELEASE Dubai, 18 November 2021 – In the first major airshow since the COVID-19 pandemic struck two years ago, customers demonstrated confidence in the recovery of the aviation sector and also in Airbus by placing orders and commitments totalling 408 aircraft (269 firm orders and 139 commitments). The agreements covered the full range of […]

Gulfstream unveils 2 all-new bizjets

First five-bladed H145 for offshore wind operations delivered to HTM

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PRESS RELEASE Cologne, 17 November 2021 – Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first five-bladed H145 to be used in the offshore wind segment to its long-term customer HTM Helicopters. The aircraft will be operated from one of HTM’s bases at Norden-Norddeich, Emden, Borkum and Helgoland. For its missions, which include passenger transport to and from […]

Maintaining objectivity in a subjective world

The World’s Best Smart Basic Trainer Is Here – The Pilatus PC-7 MKX.

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PRESS RELEASE With a new glass cockpit, new avionics, improvements in the area of crew comfort and other technical innovations, the PC-7 MKX offers smart state-of-the-art training capability in the Basic Training segment at unrivalled cost, with outstanding robustness and unmatched reliability. The smart Basic Trainer is now available to take on a new generation […]

The Catalyst turboprop engine completes first flight

Gogo’s AVANCE L5 Tops 500,000 Business Aviation Flights

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PRESS RELEASE Gogo Customers Using 44% More Data Per Flight Than Pre-Covid Levels Gogo Business Aviation’s AVANCE L5 has flown on more than 500,000 flights since it launched in August of 2017. “Demand for connectivity continues to be very high and the AVANCE L5 and Gogo Biz 4G network are delivering a great experience for […]

Daher heads to the “world’s greatest aviation celebration,” bringing its latest Kodiak and TBM family aircraft to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

Jet Aviation Gains Multiple Maintenance Facility Designations From Pratt & Whitney Canada

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PRESS RELEASE SINGAPORE / November 16, 2021 — Jet Aviation announced today that five of its global MROs have been named Designated Maintenance Facilities (DMFs) by Pratt & Whitney Canada, a business unit of Pratt & Whitney. The company’s five newly appointed Pratt & Whitney DMFs are located in Singapore; Cairns, Australia; Hong Kong, Manila, […]

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Skyservice Business Aviation expands to the United States

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PRESS RELEASE New growth initiative builds on 35-year heritage of leadership in business aviation TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2021 /CNW/ – Skyservice Business Aviation (“Skyservice”), Canada’s leading business aviation provider, today announced its expansion to four new locations in the U.S. Pacific Northwest, thereby enhancing its platform of services and growth potential in an attractive North […]

Sheltair Empowers Future Aviators with Pledge to Support Embry-Riddle’s Project Liftoff

First Business Aircraft Manufacturer to Sign Global Call for Transition to Sustainable Aviation Fuel

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PRESS RELEASE SAVANNAH, GA, November 10, 2021 — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced today it has signed the World Economic Forum’s Clean Skies for Tomorrow 2030 Ambition Statement, building on the company’s commitment to sustainability leadership in aviation. Gulfstream is the first business aircraft manufacturer to sign the ambition statement and has long been a leader […]

West Star Aviation Implements New Web-based Maintenance Portal for Customers

First Airbus helicopter flight with 100% sustainable aviation fuel

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PRESS RELEASE Marignane, 9 November 2021 – An Airbus H225 has performed the first ever helicopter flight with 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) powering one of the Safran Makila 2 engines . The flight, which took place at the company’s headquarters in Marignane, marks the start of a flight campaign aiming to assess the impact […]

Avfuel and Embraer Collaborate to Bring Neste MY SAF to MLB Airport

Pentastar Aviation Selects ALTO Aviation for the First Installation of an ALTO Entertainment Audio System in a Bombardier Challenger 350

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PRESS RELEASE WATERFORD, MICHIGAN / NOVEMBER 1, 2021 . Pentastar Aviation has partnered with ALTO Aviation to conduct the first installation of an ALTO Entertainment Audio System in a Bombardier Challenger 350. The upgraded system replaced the factory installed transducer audio system with preferred conventional speakers and amplifiers, adding further significance to the Pentastar and […]

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