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Helite Aviation will receive the first Bell 505 with VVip configuration

  Mecaer Aviation Group, Inc. (MAG) signed a VIP interior in the first commercially operated Bell 505 today at Heli-Expo. Montreal, QC based, Helite Aviation has ordered the first Bell 505 MAGnificent to be operated as a commercial, for hire aircraft in the North American region. Helite’s Bell 505 will be customized by Mecaer  and… Read More ›

Lockheed Martin Awarded Contract to Train Special Operations Airmen

The U.S. Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a contract to provide comprehensive training support services for Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC), supporting schoolhouse operations for various crew positions across multiple mission design series aircraft, aircrew training and support for AFSOC Special Operation Forces (SOF) aircrews and assets. The Air Commando Training and… Read More ›

Air Canada inaugurates the only non-stop flights between Yellowknife and Vancouver.

Yellowknife seasonal service from Vancouver complements year-round service from Edmonton and from Calgary Vancouver–Yellowknife seasonal service to begin early Fall in 2018 to meet growing demand from Asia YELLOWKNIFE, Dec. 16, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – Air Canada‘s inaugural flight, AC8834 from Yellowknife to Vancouver departed this morning, marking the only non-stop service linking Canada’s spectacular Northwest… Read More ›

CF34 engine leads the way in regional aviation

Engine fleet hits 7,000 deliveries in 2016 Each day, more than 750,000 passengers fly on a CF34-powered regional jet to a destination somewhere in the world. The CF34 engine, which helped spark the regional jet revolution in 1992, will mark its 7,000th delivery this year and continues to be the leading engine of choice on… Read More ›

Today`s Highlight: Lockheed Martin

About Lockheed Martin Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 97,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. Lockheed Martin is led by Marillyn A. Hewson, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer…. Read More ›

SAS AB (publ) announces notice to the Annual General Meeting on 22 February 2017

The Annual General Meeting will be held at 3 p.m. at SAS head office, Frösundaviks allé 1, Solna. To attend the Annual General Meeting and notification Shareholders who wish to attend the Annual General Meeting must be registered in the share register of the Company maintained by Euroclear Sweden AB on 16 February 2017, and… Read More ›

Norwegian reveals cultural city breaks are most popular for Brits in 2017

Reykjavik most popular city to book tourist experiences Most travel activity bookings are placed in European cities ahead of other regions Fast track entry to European tourist attractions are increasingly popular Low-cost airline Norwegian reveals some of the most popular travel experiences for British holidaymakers in 2017 in conjunction with the world’s largest travel activity website,… Read More ›

Embraer delivers first Legacy 450 to Canada’s AirSprint

Embraer Executive Jets delivered today the first Legacy 450 mid-light business jet to AirSprint, Inc., a Canadian privately held fractional aircraft ownership company based in Calgary, Alberta, marking the first Legacy 450 delivery in Canada. The purchase agreement for up to 12 Legacy 450, which consists of two firm orders, was signed in July 2016…. Read More ›

GE Aviation offering 25,000 reasons to buy a Thrush 510G

GE Aviation is offering a $25,000 discount on the next 15 H80 engines purchased for Thrush Aircraft, Inc.’s 510G aircraft. This limited-time offer makes it the best time ever for prospective customers to put a new 510G in their hangar. The savings are significant but offer is limited so interested buyers are encouraged to act… Read More ›

JetBlue Brings Old Hollywood Style and New York Sophistication to Its Mint Premium Experience With Hayward and Hopper.

As Mint grows to even more routes, JetBlue plans to keep its signature premium travel experience fresh with new, luxury Hayward and Hopper amenity kits. JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced it is raising the standard on premium travel and evolving its Mint premium experience as it expands to more markets. Starting in November 2016, JetBlue… Read More ›

New airgusto restaurant service on airberlin long-haul flights

Berlin‘s trendy restaurants set for service at 10,000 metres. High-quality food from trendy local restaurants – served above the clouds: airberlin and the Dutch start-up company, iFleat, are introducing this world first for flights. The new shared airgusto premium service allows passengers who have booked a long-haul flight from Berlin in Economy Class to pre-order… Read More ›

European aviation industry meets in Madrid for the ERA General Assembly

Up to 400 industry CEOs and key representatives are expected to attend the assembly This prestigious event will provide in-depth insight on the sector, covering the latest developments on current issues facing the industry and identifying common opportunities. The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) is the voice of the European regional aviation industry, representing the… Read More ›

JetBlue Launches Eighth Annual ‘Swing for Good’ Charitable Fundraising Initiative

— Customers and Crewmembers Can ‘Bid for Good’ For One-of-A-Kind Experiences With Funds Benefiting Youth and Education Non-Profits DoSomething.org, Together We Rise and the JetBlue Foundation — JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) today launched its eighth annual Swing for Good Golf Classic fundraising initiative. The charitable campaign also includes the Bid for Good online auction, powered by Charity Buzz…. Read More ›

Airbus strengthens its services business with the acquisition of Navtech.

Airbus has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of the Navtech group of companies, a leading global provider of flight operations solutions. Closing of the acquisition is subject to customary regulatory approvals for such type of transactions.  Navtech serves more than 400 aircraft operators and aviation services customers worldwide with a… Read More ›

Markus Bucher takes over as CEO of Pilatus Aircraft Ltd.

At the meeting of the Board of Directors of Pilatus Aircraft Ltd on 12 November 2012, members voted to elect Markus Bucher as the new CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board with effect from 1.1.2013. He will take over from Oscar J. Schwenk, who will remain as Chairman of the Board of Directors with… Read More ›

BRS Aerospace Joins Aviation Green Alliance as a Founding Member.

The Lindbergh Foundation is pleased to announce that BRS Aerospace – designer, manufacturer, and seller of exceptionally reliable, innovative, and high quality safety and aerospace products – has joined the Aviation Green Alliance as a Founding Member. “We are thrilled that BRS Aerospace is joining our elite group of Aviation Green Alliance Founding Members,” said… Read More ›

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