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Jane Chappell joins Spirit AeroSystems’ Board of Directors

Spirit AeroSystems Holdings has released that Jane P. Chappell will join the company’s Board of Directors, effective February 26, 2024. She will serve on the …

Honeywell will supply 105 T55-GA-714A engines to support Germany’s procurement of new CH-47F aircraft © Honeywell Military & Defense

T55 engines to power Germany’s first Chinook helicopters

Honeywell will supply 105 T55-GA-714A engines to support Germany’s procurement of new CH-47F aircraft, the country’s first fleet of Chinook helicopters. This sale supports Honeywell’s alignment with the …

Demonstration flight of AutoFlight's Prosperity eVTOL aircraft © AutoFlight

AutoFlight performs first inter-city demonstration flight

AutoFlight, the eVTOL pioneer, has performed the first inter-city electric air-taxi demonstration flight between the southern Chinese cities of Shenzhen and Zhuhai. AutoFlight’s five-seater Prosperity eVTOL aircraft completed a significant milestone by autonomously flying the 50 km (31 miles) route from Shenzhen to Zhuhai. The flight from Shenzhen to Zhuhai across the Pearl River Delta

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LCI and Airbus will collaborate to jointly develop ecosystems for advanced air mobility (AAM) © Airbus

LCI and Airbus join forces to advance air mobility

LCI and Airbus have joined forces to propel the development of advanced air mobility (AAM) ecosystems. Their collaboration is cantered on strategic planning, commercialisation and financing in three pivotal AAM areas. Together, they will scrutinise market perspectives, conduct industry research and leverage data analytics to facilitate the creation of cutting-edge AAM solutions. In addition to

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Jon Downey CEO of EBCO Aviation Insurance

Jon Downey named CEO of EBCO Aviation Insurance

EBCO Aviation Insurance (EBCO), a wholly owned subsidiary of TITAN Aviation Fuels, has named Jon Downey as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Downey is an experienced leader in the aviation insurance industry. He served as Vice President for United States Aviation Underwriters Inc., a role that progressed into Senior Vice President of Operations and Head of

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Airbus H135 helicopter

HealthNet Aeromedical Services orders four Airbus H135 helicopters

HealthNet Aeromedical Services, headquartered in Charleston, West Virginia, will soon expand its all-Airbus fleet with the addition of four H135 helicopters. As one of the largest hospital-based air medical programmes in the country, the helicopters will be used to serve adult, paediatric and neonatal patients across the state of West Virginia. Airbus’ light, twin-engine H135

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Representatives of Honeywell and Air India at the Singapore Airshow

Air India selects Collins’ advanced avionics for 737 MAX fleet

Collins Aerospace has been selected by Air India for a full suite of avionics hardware catering to the airline’s expanding Boeing 737 MAX fleet. The deal was announced at the Singapore Airshow 2024. The comprehensive package includes communication, navigation, surveillance equipment and air data sensors, designed to enhance safety, fuel efficiency and operational performance of

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Etihad Cargo and WFS have signed a cargo handling services contract for 12 major international airports

Etihad Cargo, WFS enter three-year strategic partnership

Etihad Cargo has forged a strategic partnership with Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), a leader in air cargo logistics and ground handling. This three-year global agreement covers cargo handling services at 12 major international airports spanning Europe, Scandinavia, North America, India and Asia Pacific. The collaboration, extending over 150,000 tonnes of cargo annually, includes key airports

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Norse Atlantic will fully replace the aircraft paper technical log, cabin log, journey log and fuelling logs with ULTRAMAIN ELB © Ultramain Systems

Norse Atlantic opts for Ultramain Systems electronic logbook

Norse Atlantic Airlines (Norse Atlantic), a Norwegian low-cost airline, has selected Ultramain Systems electronic logbook, ULTRAMAIN ELB, to fully replace the aircraft paper technical log, cabin log, journey log and fuelling logs on its fleet of 15 Boeing 787 Dreamliners. Upon implementation, Norse Atlantic’s flight crews will operate ULTRAMAIN ELB iOS version on iPads. This

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Silk Way West Boeing 777F aircraft © Turkish Technic

Turkish Technic inks component pool contract with Silk Way West Airlines

Turkish Technic has recently inked a component pool agreement with Silk Way West Airlines, an Azerbaijani cargo airline and a Boeing 777F fleet operator. Under this accord, Silk Way West Airlines gains access to spare parts pooling and MRO services for essential components. Furthermore, the airline will enjoy the advantages of swift transport routes within

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Aerospace leaders unite to safeguard aviation supply chain

Prominent figures from the U.S. and European aerospace sectors have formed a coalition aimed at bolstering the integrity of the aviation supply chain and preventing unauthorised parts from infiltrating it. Key members of the Aviation Supply Chain Integrity Coalition include representatives from Airbus, American Airlines, Boeing, Delta Air Lines, GE Aerospace, Safran, StandardAero, with former

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Contract signing at the Singapore Airshow between Liebherr-Aerospace and JAL © Liebherr-Aerospace

Liebherr-Aerospace and JAL sign landing gear service contract

Liebherr-Aerospace and Japan Airlines (JAL) have signed a long-term service contract for the overhaul of landing gears. With this contract, Liebherr-Aerospace becomes the exclusive service provider for J-Air, a subsidiary of the JAL Group, for MRO of the landing gears of the airline’s E170 and E190 fleet. Following the completion of the initial landing gear

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AerCap posts strong financial results for Q4 and full year 2023

AerCap has revealed its financial performance for the fourth quarter and full year of 2023, concluding on December 31, 2023. Aengus Kelly, the CEO of AerCap, expressed satisfaction with the results, marking another record quarter and a stellar year for the company. Kelly attributed these achievements to the robust operating environment and positive momentum in

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Cebu Pacific Airbus A330-900 © Airbus

Safran Nacelles signs service agreement with Cebu Pacific

Safran Nacelles and Cebu Pacific have signed a multi-year service agreement to cover the maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) of the carrier’s Airbus A330neo nacelles as well as an asset pool access. Under this agreement, Cebu Pacific will have access to Safran Nacelles’ shared pool of nacelles end-items at any time, ensuring the availability of

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Philippine Airlines (PAL)

Airinmar secures multi-year support services extension with PAL

AAR subsidiary Airinmar has signed a multi-year support services extension with Philippine Airlines (PAL).  Working in conjunction with PAL’s aircraft material management team, Airinmar will provide a full suite of support services covering both aircraft warranty and value engineering. The services will supplement PAL’s current activities and continue building on the successful recovery of the

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Jackson Square Aviation has signed a financing deal for Hawaiian Airlines first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner © JSA

JSA signs Boeing 787-9 financing deal with Hawaiian Airlines

Jackson Square Aviation (JSA) has reported the successful financing of Hawaiian Airlines‘ first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, marking a milestone in their longstanding partnership. John Yanney, JSA Head of Marketing Americas and OEM Relations, expressed his gratitude, saying, “Having nurtured a relationship with Hawaiian Airlines for nearly a decade, we are especially honoured by their trust

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AutoFlight performs first inter-city demonstration flight

AutoFlight, the eVTOL pioneer, has performed the first inter-city electric air-taxi demonstration flight between the southern Chinese cities of Shenzhen and Zhuhai. AutoFlight’s five-seater Prosperity …

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LCI and Airbus join forces to advance air mobility

LCI and Airbus have joined forces to propel the development of advanced air mobility (AAM) ecosystems. Their collaboration is cantered on strategic planning, commercialisation and …

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Jon Downey named CEO of EBCO Aviation Insurance

EBCO Aviation Insurance (EBCO), a wholly owned subsidiary of TITAN Aviation Fuels, has named Jon Downey as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Downey is an experienced …

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