27 April 2021

Aergo Capital announces successful delivery of one ATR72-500F aircraft

Aergo Capital (Aergo) has successfully delivered one 2007 Vintage ATR72-500F aircraft to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)-based cargo operator, CAA Congo. The aircraft, bearing manufacturer’s serial number 775, was placed on a long-term operating lease with the airline having recently completed a conversion to freighter. Fred Browne, Chief Executive Officer of Aergo, commented: “We are …

Aergo Capital announces successful delivery of one ATR72-500F aircraft Read More »

IATA buoyed by European Commission president’s comments over EU-U.S. travel

With Ursula von der Leyen commenting that the EU intends to grant unrestricted access to travelers from the U.S. who have been vaccinated against the COVID-19 coronavirus, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) was quick to announce its encouragement. “This is a step in the right direction. It gives hope to people for so many …

IATA buoyed by European Commission president’s comments over EU-U.S. travel Read More »

JetBlue enters service with first A220 aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney GTF™ engines

JetBlue Airways’ (JetBlue) first Airbus A220-300 aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney GTF™ engines, has officially entered scheduled service with the first revenue flight from Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) to Tampa International Airport (TPA). The aircraft – which was assembled at Airbus’s U.S. production facility in Mobile, Ala. – is scheduled to operate between …

JetBlue enters service with first A220 aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney GTF™ engines Read More »

Bombardier appoints Ève Laurier Vice President, Communications, Public Affairs and Marketing

Bombardier has appointed Ève Laurier as Vice President, Communications, Public Affairs and Marketing. She will report directly to Bombardier President and CEO Éric Martel and will lead the company’s community engagement, employee, and customer outreach, and steward the brand journey internally and externally, around the world. Laurier brings more than 20 years of experience in …

Bombardier appoints Ève Laurier Vice President, Communications, Public Affairs and Marketing Read More »

Egypt’s low-fare airline, Air Cairo, receives first A320neo aircraft

Air Cairo has taken delivery of its first A320neo aircraft. The new aircraft will join Air Cairo’s all-Airbus fleet of seven aircraft. The aircraft is on lease from ICBC Leasing and is equipped with CFM LEAP-1A engines. With improved levels of efficiency, the new aircraft will be deployed on Air Cairo’s regional and international network to …

Egypt’s low-fare airline, Air Cairo, receives first A320neo aircraft Read More »

C&L Aviation Group purchases nine ERJ 145 aircraft for teardown

C&L Aerospace has purchased nine ERJ 145 aircraft from a European-based operator for teardown. The package consists of nine complete ERJ 145 aircraft and 14 AE3007 Rolls Royce Engines. All aircraft are located in Clermont-Ferrand, France, where they are currently being torn down, with expected completion in October of 2021. Parts from these aircraft will …

C&L Aviation Group purchases nine ERJ 145 aircraft for teardown Read More »

GAMECO completes first CAAC-registered 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter

GAMECO has completed the first 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF) for BOCOMM Leasing and China Postal Airlines. This marks the first time that GAMECO has completed freighter conversion work for a 737-800 airplane registered under CAAC.   The delivery of GAMECO’s first CAAC-registered 737-800BCF is another milestone in the partnership between GAMECO and Boeing, demonstrating …

GAMECO completes first CAAC-registered 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter Read More »

AvAir gains 1.5 million parts from Iberia Maintenance

AvAir, an inventory solutions provider for the aviation aftermarket, has secured its largest acquisition to date with Iberia Maintenance to gain more than 1.5 million consumable parts and 30,000 tagged rotable components. Iberia Maintenance offers maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services to more than 50 customers worldwide including all IAG airlines, Iberia, Iberia Express, Aer …

AvAir gains 1.5 million parts from Iberia Maintenance Read More »

NAS and Colossal Africa to acquire South Africa’s largest ground handler – BidAir Services

South Africa’s largest ground handling company, BidAir Services will be changing hands. National Aviation Services (NAS), Colossal Africa and a consortium comprised of the current executive management team, have signed an agreement to acquire BidAir Services from the Bidvest Group. The closing of the acquisition is subject to fulfilling final requirements from the Airports Company of …

NAS and Colossal Africa to acquire South Africa’s largest ground handler – BidAir Services Read More »

Scroll to Top