16 December 2022

Embraer’s E2 family of jets obtains type certification from Canadian authorities

Brazilian planemaker Embraer has announced that it has received type certification from Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) for its E195-E2 and E190-E2 commercial jets, making this the fourth certification after Brazil’s ANAC, America’s FAA and Europe’s EASA. This now means that deliveries can commence to Canada’s Porter Airlines which has placed an order for 50 …

Embraer’s E2 family of jets obtains type certification from Canadian authorities Read More »

AeroSHARK from Lufthansa Technik and BASF now certified for Boeing 777

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has granted Lufthansa Technik a so-called Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) that officially paves the way for the series modification of two Boeing 777 variants with the fuel-saving AeroSHARK riblet films. Through the STC, the sub fleet-wide roll-out of this sustainability technology, developed jointly by Lufthansa Technik and BASF, …

AeroSHARK from Lufthansa Technik and BASF now certified for Boeing 777 Read More »

Delta provides 2023 guidance for margin expansion and significant earnings growth of between US$5 and US$6 a share

Delta Air Lines highlighted the company’s financial outlook and strategic priorities to the investment community on December 15, in New York. “2022 is proving to be a pivotal year as we rebuild the world’s best-performing airline. Thanks to the exceptional work of our people, we navigated challenges while continuing to strengthen our competitive advantages, enhancing …

Delta provides 2023 guidance for margin expansion and significant earnings growth of between US$5 and US$6 a share Read More »

AAR expands Ontic partnership

AAR CORP., a leading provider of aviation services to commercial and government operators, MROs and OEMs, has expanded its partnership with Ontic by signing a military customer support distribution contract extension and a new long-term global commercial distribution agreement. Under the military customer support distribution contract extension, AAR will continue to provide supply chain solutions, …

AAR expands Ontic partnership Read More »

Japanese carrier ORC takes delivery of first ATR 42-600 aircraft

Japanese regional airline Oriental Air Bridge, operating as ORC, has taken delivery of its first ATR 42-600 aircraft which will also be covered by an ATR Global Maintenance Agreement contract (GMA). The aircraft, delivered in Toulouse was ordered in July and carries the brand-new ORC livery. ORC plans to start operating the ATR aircraft in …

Japanese carrier ORC takes delivery of first ATR 42-600 aircraft Read More »

GA Telesis Composite Repair Group establishes new GEnx nacelles capabilities

GA Telesis (GAT), a pioneering leader in integrated aviation services, has released that its MRO Services Composites Repair Group (company) has established capabilities to overhaul and repair nacelles for the GEnx engines. The repairs will be completed at its existing FAA/EASA/CAAC – certified composite repair facility in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Additionally, the company recently completed …

GA Telesis Composite Repair Group establishes new GEnx nacelles capabilities Read More »

SmartLynx Airlines now flies with two Airbus A330 for Condor

In June 2022, SmartLynx Airlines entered the long-haul market and started operations for Condor Flugdienst GmbH with an Airbus A330. For the winter season, another aircraft of the type has been added with services starting in December. The basis is a wet-lease agreement concluded with the German holiday airline. The current flight schedule from Frankfurt …

SmartLynx Airlines now flies with two Airbus A330 for Condor Read More »

Titan Aircraft Investments and Georgian Airlines sign long-term agreement for one Boeing 737 aircraft

Titan Aircraft Investments has reported the placement of one Boeing 737-800SF converted freighter on long-term dry-lease with Georgian Airlines to support its network. Titan Aviation Holdings, a subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, will manage this asset. “As we expand in the airfreight market, we are honoured to partner with Titan Aircraft Investments to bring …

Titan Aircraft Investments and Georgian Airlines sign long-term agreement for one Boeing 737 aircraft Read More »

Spirit Airlines and L3Harris to launch Spirit Wings Pilot Pathway

Spirit Airlines has announced a partnership with L3Harris to launch the new Spirit Wings Pilot Pathway, a partnership programme in Sanford, Florida, that aims to expand the carrier’s pipeline of highly skilled, professional pilots. L3Harris’ flight academy is conveniently located near one of Spirit’s largest operations in Orlando, Florida, providing graduates with numerous opportunities to build relationships, access …

Spirit Airlines and L3Harris to launch Spirit Wings Pilot Pathway Read More »

Avio Aero launches hybrid electric technology demonstration programme in Europe

Avio Aero, part of the GE Aerospace business, has launched a new technology demonstration programme that continues to advance development of hybrid-electric propulsion technologies for commercial aviation and supports efforts to make air transport more fuel efficient to reduce CO2 emissions. The Clean Aviation Joint Undertaking of the European Commission has awarded approximately €34 million (£30 million) over …

Avio Aero launches hybrid electric technology demonstration programme in Europe Read More »

Scroll to Top