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June 20, 2021

Maintenance error Definition The unintended failure to carry out a maintenance task in accordance with the requirements of that task and/or not working in accordance with the principles of good maintenance practice. Description Aviation industry studies have found that the origin of as many as 20% of all in-flight engine shutdowns can be traced to maintenance… Read More ›

With Exhibit Space Nearly Sold Out, Excitement Builds for NBAA-BACE

In the same week that the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) reported that fewer than 100 exhibit spaces are available for the 2021 NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), the organization hosted a delegation of enthusiastic exhibitors at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC), who detailed their plans for new product introductions, announcements and… Read More ›

April travel demand a tale of 2 markets: Domestic recovery & international stagnation

Geneva – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that domestic travel demand improved in April 2021 compared to the prior month, although it remained well below pre-pandemic levels, while recovery in international passenger travel continued to be stalled in the face of government-imposed travel restrictions. Because comparisons between 2021 and 2020 monthly results are distorted… Read More ›

Hawaiian Airlines’ First Corporate Kuleana Report Outlines Environmental, Social and Governance Achievements

Carrier devoted to environmental and cultural protection, wellbeing of its communities 

 Hawaiian Airlines today published its inaugural Corporate Kuleana Report outlining progress advancing a host of environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives. Among key accomplishments, the carrier: lowered carbon emissions even as it increased flight operations from 2018 to 2019; continued to engage travelers in cultural… Read More ›

Lockheed Martin Awarded F-16 Depot Sustainment Program

The U.S. Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $900 million contract to provide sustainment support and depot-overflow services for F-16 aircraft. The contract value is estimated over a total of 10 years and includes depot-level maintenance activities, predefined programmatic work, aircraft modification and unplanned drop-in maintenance. As the F-16 Fighting Falcon’s Original Equipment Manufacturer, Lockheed… Read More ›

GE Aviation Awarded More Than $476 Million in Military Contracts Over Last Month

GE Aviation powers two-thirds of U.S. military fighters and helicopters and understands that its military customers continue to face aircraft issues related to age, maintenance, supply and support. The more engines and components produced enables more aircraft availability at any given time. In the last month alone, GE Aviation has been awarded more than $476… Read More ›

Beyond Expectation: The Bell V-280 Valor Delivers Results.

As the U.S. Army-led Joint Multi-Role Technology Demonstrator (JMR TD) program wraps up, Bell’s revolutionary tiltrotor continues to turn heads with outstanding performance and shines a spotlight on the benefits of modernization. After two-years of highly successful flight demonstrations the Bell V-280 Valor continues to showcase new capabilities to show how the aircraft meets the… Read More ›

Airbus delivers first H145 for the German Armed Forces’ search and rescue service ahead of schedule.

Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first H145 for the German Armed Forces’ (Bundeswehr) search and rescue service to the Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw), several months before the agreed deadline. A total of seven helicopters of this type were ordered to renew their ageing Bell UH-1D search and rescue fleet. “We… Read More ›

Safran’s ENGINeUS™ electric motors will fly on the VoltAero Cassio 1 hybrid-electric testbed aircraft

NBAA-BACE Conference & Exhibition, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA – October 23, 2019 Safran Electrical & Power’s ENGINeUS™ smart electric motors will begin flying in November 2019 on the testbed for VoltAero’s Cassio hybrid-electric general aviation aircraft. Two ENGINeUS™ 45 motor versions will be installed in forward-facing positions on the wings of VoltAero’s Cassio 1 testbed… Read More ›

Pentagon And Lockheed Martin Reach Agreement Reducing F-35A Cost By 12.8 Percent

The F-35A is now below $80 million; lower cost than legacy aircraft The F-35 Joint Program Office and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) finalized a $34 billion agreement for the production and delivery of 478 F-35s at the lowest aircraft price during the history of the Program. This contract includes all U.S., International Partners and Foreign Military Sales… Read More ›

The World’s Best Turboprop – Better Than Ever: Pilatus Reveals the PC-12 NGX

During the National Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) in Las Vegas, Pilatus took the wraps off the industry’s most advanced and versatile single-engine turboprop – the PC-12 NGX. The brand-new PC-12 NGX incorporates an improved engine, smarter avionics and a completely redesigned cabin with larger windows, making this third generation of the PC-12 airframe… Read More ›

End of the out of the office

It was a long silence and for that we ask sorry, in fact it was an unplanned out of the office long period, Lots of news and occurrences happened during this time, that`s is the main Aviation characteristic always at the speed of the light, this is a challenging activity we love, We`ll re-start our… Read More ›

Mazda Announces Electrification and Connectivity Strategies for Cars That Invigorate Mind and Body

Continues taking a human-centered approach to the joy of driving; contributing to the earth, society and people Mazda Motor Corporation announced electrification and connectivity strategies that build on the company’s human-centered development philosophy, aiming to further advance the joy of driving, provide both drivers and passengers with peace of mind through an enhanced sense of… Read More ›

Bankrupt – Pan Am

Introducing Firefox Monitor, Helping People Take Control After a Data Breach

Data breaches, when information like your username and password are stolen from a website you use, are an unfortunate part of life on the internet today. It can be hard to keep track of when your information has been stolen, so we’re going to help by launching Firefox Monitor, a free service that notifies people… Read More ›

Beta Release of Redesigned Brave Desktop Browser is Available Today for Download and Testing

Today we’re releasing the first beta version of our upcoming Brave 1.0 browser for testing on our new Brave Beta Channel. This beta is a work in progress for developers and users who would like to see our latest advances. On September 6th, we released the first developer version (0.55) of Brave 1.0 on the Brave Developer Channel, and… Read More ›

Scenic and Relaxing – McLaren Falls Park

Originally posted on Travelling with Lyn:
Not far off the highway and only a short 10 minute drive from Taraunga is McLaren Falls Park which is 190 hectares of parkland set alongside Lake McLaren. We drove up early enough to enjoy coffee at the café before our bush walk however the café was closed when…

Sumday Sweetness  — Everything I Never Told You

It’s a gray, windy, wet day here. Here’s some pretty things to color the day with feminine charm and epic feline goodness. Long live Tucker and Georgie. Of course , I had to throw in some T Swift. Happy Sunday. 💕. New poem coming Wednesday. via Sumday Sweetness  — Everything I Never Told You

Fotografia: Duomo – Florença (Duomo – Firenze) — ChronosFeR2

Fotos: Chronosfer. No silêncio exterior repousa o meu olhar. O detalhe aqui e ali interioriza ainda mais o meu coração. As pedras se entrelaçam. Formas e olhos se encontram. O sol do fim de tarde ilumina os sonhos de hoje e amanhã. In the outer silence rests my gaze. The detail here and there internalizes […]… Read More ›

BMW Wiesn Sport-Stammtisch: Jovial get-together for the BMW sport family at Oktoberfest.

Since Saturday, the 185th Oktoberfest on the Theresienwiese has once again been thrilling millions of visitors from all over the world. This can mean only one thing: it is time for the BMW Wiesn Sport-Stammtisch. For the ninth time, BMW invited well-known athletes and guests from various sports, as well as its sport and brand… Read More ›

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