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JetBlue Grows International Presence with Expanded Service in Havana and Mexico City

JetBlue to Launch New England’s Only Nonstop Service to Havana and Offer Up to Three Daily Flights Between Havana and Fort Lauderdale JetBlue to Start New Nonstop Service to Mexico City from New York-JFK and Boston, Offering a Total of Six Daily Flights to Mexico’s Capital from Four JetBlue Focus Cities NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– JetBlue… Read More ›

Lockheed Martin Small Quadrotor Unmanned Aerial System Upgraded with High Resolution Thermal Imaging Capability.

Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Indago 3, a small quadrotor unmanned aerial system has been upgraded with high resolution infrared sensors capable of day or night operations. “Providing an infrared capability for Indago further enhances the uses for this small but powerful system,” said Rich Bonnett, Indago program manager with Lockheed Martin Procerus Technologies. “With its… Read More ›

Boeing to Acquire Leading Aerospace Parts Distributor KLX Inc. to Enhance Services Business Growth

Boeing will acquire KLX Inc. for $4.25 billion Positions Boeing to compete and win in $2.6 trillion, 10-year services market KLX Inc. will be part of Boeing Global Services and fully integrated with Aviall Creates premier provider of parts and productivity services, offering customers value through broader range of offerings Anticipated annual cost savings of… Read More ›

Rolls-Royce signs MOU with The Alan Turing Institute to advance industrial artificial intelligence

Rolls-Royce has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with The Alan Turing Institute to undertake collaborative research and innovation in data science and analytics. The collaboration aims to develop next generation Artificial Intelligence, specifically for use in industrial applications. Business Secretary Greg Clark said: “Advances in science, technology and data are changing the way we live… Read More ›

Safran and GO CAPITAL invest in Turbotech, a startup specialized in new-generation turbine engines and hybrid propulsion

Safran, through its subsidiary Safran Corporate Ventures, and GO CAPITAL announced today that they are taking a stake in the company Turbotech. Part of a 3 million euro investment round Turbotech offers a range of turbine engines for light aircraft (turboprops and turbo-electric generators), based on innovative regenerative cycle* turbines. Featuring its patented heat exchanger… Read More ›

ANA Collaborates with VR Creators to Present New VR Travel Experiences: Beyond Tokyo

ANA HOLDINGS INC(ANA HD) is proud to announce the launch of a new virtual reality travel experience, Beyond Tokyo, in honor of the annual “Hachiko” Day on April 8th. Beyond Tokyo is created by ANA HD in collaboration with US-Japan venture and corporate innovation firm World Innovation Lab (WiL), and The Soap Collective, a San… Read More ›

Boeing Secures Services Contract for Canada’s Chinooks

Five-year performance-based logistics contract to provide lifecycle support for Royal Canadian Air Force‘s fleet of CH-147F Chinooks The follow-on contract covers full system logistics, engineering support, supply chain, data analytics and training services OTTAWA, Ontario, April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and the Canadian government have agreed to an amendment to an existing performance-based… Read More ›

German Aerospace Center (DLR)

The German Aerospace Center (DLR) is the national aeronautics and space research centre of the Federal Republic of Germany. Its extensive research and development work in aeronautics, space, energy, transport, security and digitalisation is integrated into national and international cooperative ventures. In addition to its own research, as Germany’s space agency, DLR has been given responsibility… Read More ›

Air Canada Named One of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for Third Consecutive Year

Air Canada has been named one of Canada‘s Best Diversity employers for 2018, the third consecutive year the carrier has been awarded this distinction. In naming Air Canada, Mediacorp Canada Inc. cited among other things the airline’s success forming partnerships to reach diverse communities. The award is based on Mediacorp’s Canada’s Top 100 Employers project, which also included Air… Read More ›

Safran introduces Expert link, new remote assistance service

  At HAI Heli-Expo, Safran Helicopter Engines is launching Expert link, a new video assistance service, and announcing the first customers: Heli Austria, Rotortech Services Inc and Heligo. This new service allows the customer to connect, through a secure, live video feed, with Safran Helicopter Engines experts to facilitate technical diagnosis or guide them through… Read More ›

FAA and CAAS Strengthen Long-Standing Bilateral Cooperation in Airworthiness

Officials with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS), attending the Singapore Airshow this week, signed a revised Bilateral Aviation Safety Agreement that will enhance the two countries long-standing cooperation in airworthiness. The enhanced Bilateral Aviation Safety Agreement Implementation Procedures for Airworthiness (BASA-IPA) provides for… Read More ›

Jetex

About A global leader in executive aviation, we are recognized for delivering flexible, best-in-class trip support solutions to customers worldwide. We operate elegant FBOs and efficient ground support stations in more than 30 countries. Three state-of-the-art operations centers strategically located in Dubai, Miami and Bejing offer 24/7 service worldwide. Our elite clientele including owners and operators of business jets… Read More ›

SAFAIR signed GE’s TrueChoice Overhaul Agreement for CFM56 engines

SAFAIR Operations (PTY) LTD signed a five-year, TrueChoiceTM Overhaul agreement with GE Aviation for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of its CFM56-7B* engines that power its Boeing 737-800 aircraft. “As the leading on-time airline in the world, FlySafair demands exceptionally high levels of service and reliability at a price tag that suits the operating model of… Read More ›

EASA addresses aviation’s impact on climate change.

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) proposes today that newly designed aeroplane types meet a CO2 standard from the 1st of January 2020, and that aeroplane types already in-production meet a separate CO2 standard starting from the 1st of January 2023. The objective of this so-called ‘Opinion’ published on 7 November 2017 by EASA is… Read More ›

AW169 helicopter success in UK EMS market continues with selection by the Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust

Specialist Aviation Services selected by the Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust to provide an AW169 in 2019  This selection will increase the UK-based AW169 EMS fleet to eight aircraft   Over 160 AW169s are on order and more than 40 in service worldwide​   Leonardo announced today that Specialist Aviation Services (SAS) of the UK has been… Read More ›

TAP – Air Portugal

About TAP With arms wide open TAP is the leading Portuguese airline, it has been flying since 1945 and has been a member of the Star Alliance since 14 March 2005. Its Lisbon hub is a key European gateway at the crossroads of Africa, and North and South America. With the launch of new routes over… Read More ›

Safety Precautions regarding the Transport by Air of Damaged, Defective or Recalled Lithium Batteries

On 09/02/2017 EASA withdrew the SIB 2016-14 R1 and published SIB 2017-01. This SIB contains general recommendations regarding the transport by air, as cargo and by passengers, of damaged, recalled, defective or potentially hazardous lithium batteries, including those contained in equipment. The difference between this new SIB and the previous one is that the recommendations… Read More ›

Welcome aboard ‘Aviation Empire Platinum’

New release of 3D strategy game in partnership by KLM and All 4 Games. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and All 4 Games have connected to produce an overhaul of the strategic airline management game Aviation Empire, which invites players to conquer the world by using their business instincts. The introduction of Aviation Empire Platinum is… Read More ›

Leonardo: successful first flight for the new Aermacchi M-345

•    The M-345 is the latest-generation basic jet trainer from Leonardo •    The aircraft met the expectations while showing excellent performance •    Tests will be completed within 2017   The prototype of the new Aermacchi M-345HET (High Efficiency Trainer) two-seat basic jet trainer has successfully completed its first flight from Venegono Superiore airfield (Varese, Italy)… Read More ›

Elevate Play: More than 100 hours of free movies, TV shows and music in November

  Travellers flying with Air Serbia this month can enjoy hundreds of hours of inflight entertainment through Elevate Play, all for free. Introduced in June 2016, the innovative service enables guests to stream films, TV shows and music directly to their personal devices by simply installing the Elevate Play app on their smartphone, tablet or… Read More ›

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