22 July 2018

China Eastern Airlines selects AFI KLM E&M for component support of 787 Ffleet

AFI KLM E&M and China Eastern Airlines have signed a component support contract for the Chinese company’s Boeing 787-9 fleet, which will eventually include 15 aircraft. The agreement covers repair services, access to a regional spare parts pool as well as the provision of a local parts stock, and additional services in the field of […]

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Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 gets ticket to fly

The Rolls-Royce Trent 7000, which powers Airbus’s latest aircraft, the A330neo, has received its ‘ticket to fly’ from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), with the first production engines also delivered to the Airbus facility in Toulouse, France. The Trent 7000 is the fourth Rolls-Royce engine to receive formal certification in just 12 months, following

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Gulfstream earns type and production certificates from FAA

The Gulfstream G500 received both its type certification and production certificate from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). These certifications pave the way for the first completed G500 delivery to a customer as planned later this year. The FAA type certification verifies the airworthiness of the aircraft’s design, while the production certificate confirms that the

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Uganda National Airlines signs firm order for four Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that it has signed a firm order for four new CRJ900 regional jets with Uganda National Airlines Company. Based on the list price for the CRJ900 aircraft, the firm order is valued at approximately US$190 million. Uganda Airlines will operate the CRJ900 in dual-class configuration with 76 seats, including 12

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Embraer delivers 28 commercial and 20 executive jets in 2Q18

During the second quarter of 2018, Embraer has delivered 28 jets to the commercial aviation market and 20 business jets, being 15 light jets and 5 large jets. On June 30, Embraer’s firm order backlog totaled US$17.4 billion. In 2Q18, Embraer celebrated a major milestone when Norway’s Widerøe took delivery of the first production E190-E2

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Cusco Aviation closes on purchase of one RB211-535 engine

Cusco Aviation, an Aircraft Leasing and Trading company based in the San Francisco Bay Area, has successfully completed the purchase of one RB211-535 engine. Manuel E. Cordero, the company’s President and CEO commented on this transaction “The Cusco Aviation team is proud to complete another Engine transaction, which adds to its expansion plans and transaction

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Delta and WestJet to create new transborder joint venture

Delta Air Lines and WestJet have signed a definitive agreement to create a comprehensive transborder joint venture arrangement that will offer customers an extensive route network within the U.S. and Canada. The agreement deepens the existing codeshare partnership between the carriers and follows the signing of a memorandum of understanding in December 2017 announcing the

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MTU Aero Engines wins orders valued at circa €800 million

This year’s Farnborough International Airshow proved a major success for MTU Aero Engines. Germany’s leading engine manufacturer secured orders worth around €800 million (according to list price), in particular with orders and memorandums of understanding (MoUs) for the PW1000G- geared turbofan (GTF) engine family for single-aisle aircraft. It powers the Airbus aircraft A220 (formerly C

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