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Honda Aircraft Company Begins HondaJet Elite Deliveries

The HondaJet Finishes the First Half of 2018 as the Most Delivered Aircraft in its Class Honda Aircraft Company announced today that it has begun deliveries of its new advanced aircraft, the HondaJet Elite, at its headquarters in Greensboro, NC. Deliveries of the HondaJet Elite begin as the HondaJet marks the first half of 2018… Read More ›

Gulfstream G500 and G600  highlight their high-speed performance with Tandem city-pair records

Aircraft Continue To Demonstrate Maturity, Reliability In Real-World Operations Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the Gulfstream G500 and G600 aircraft continue to demonstrate their unmatched performance excellence, maturity and reliability with tandem city-pair records from Asia to North America. The sister aircraft flew together, each accomplishing the records in their respective weight classes. On April… Read More ›

Airbus Helicopters comes out of Heli-Expo 2018 with more than 50 helicopter orders.

New orders and support contracts highlight the company’s commitment to customer satisfaction Airbus Helicopters, the leader in the civil and parapublic helicopter market, has wrapped up Heli Expo 2018 in Las Vegas with orders for over 50 of the company’s wide range of helicopters for customers worldwide. The most anticipated sales include the H160’s launch… Read More ›

Victor, leading on-demand Jet Charter marketplace, closes $20m Series B investment.

Leading private jet charter business Victor secures $20m in Series B investment round led by BP Ventures – the investment arm of global energy company BP. Victor set to expand global footprint and develop B2B offering – helping realize vision of becoming an essential ‘full spectrum’ service platform for general aviation sector. Latest fundraising round… Read More ›

Airbus

A commercial aircraft manufacturer, with Space and Defence as well as Helicopters Divisions, Airbus is the largest aeronautics and space company in Europe and a worldwide leader. Airbus has built on its strong European heritage to become truly international – with roughly 180 locations and 12,000 direct suppliers globally. The company has aircraft and helicopter… Read More ›

JetBlue and Premier Aviation Sign a 5 Year Heavy Maintenance and Paint Agreement

Premier Aviation (Premier) and JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) together announce the signing of a five-year Embraer 190 heavy maintenance and paint agreement. Under the terms of the agreement the aircraft maintenance of 2 lines of E-190 aircraft begin in Rome, New York today, and will grow to support the painting of two lines of aircraft, which… Read More ›

Another Strong Year for Airline Profits in 2017

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that it expects the global airline industry to make a net profit in 2017 of $29.8 billion. On forecast total revenues of $736 billion, that represents a 4.1% net profit margin. This will be the third consecutive year (and the third year in the industry’s history) in which… Read More ›

Rolls-Royce expands Aerospace research center in Southern California

New Cypress Facility Supports High-Temperature Composite Production for Jet Engine Components Rolls-Royce announced today that it is growing its presence in Southern California, with a $30 million expansion into a new 62,000 square foot facility that will be dedicated to research and development of ceramic matrix composite (CMC) materials and processes for use in next… Read More ›

Rolls-Royce expands Aerospace research center in Southern California

New Cypress Facility Supports High-Temperature Composite Production for Jet Engine Components Rolls-Royce announced today that it is growing its presence in Southern California, with a $30 million expansion into a new 62,000 square foot facility that will be dedicated to research and development of ceramic matrix composite (CMC) materials and processes for use in next… Read More ›

JETS Welcomes new Sales Executive, Matthew Rowlands

JETS is pleased to welcome Matthew Rowlands to the team as Sales Executive for JETS Biggin Hill. Matt started his career as an apprentice engineer within the Aviation industry and soon after qualifying decided to take a different turn into Sales. Matt’s first position in sales was specializing in Yacht Chartering, Mortgages and Maintenance contracts,… Read More ›

The Technodinamika to Open an Aviation Service Center Branch in Africa.

By 2020 the holding company‘s overseas maintenance service earnings will reach RUB 1 bln. To provide African operators of Russian aviation equipment with components, Technodinamika holding company intends to open an Aviation Service Center branch in Africa. The Maintenance and Repair Center is slated to open in 2018. Deputy General Director of Technodinamika’s Innovations, Development… Read More ›

Air Canada Adds Non-Stop Montreal-Algiers and Montreal-Marseille Flights Starting in Summer 2017.

Montreal–Casablanca service returns in April 2017 with year-round flights Air Canada today announced the addition of two new seasonal destinations to its international network from Montreal. The new services, Montreal–Algiers and Montreal–Marseille will launch in June 2017, with the Montreal–Algiers route subject to government approvals. “Air Canada is excited to introduce non-stop service from Montreal to… Read More ›

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