Posted in Avionics

Gardner Standard Announces the Acquisition of Shadin Avionics

Gardner Standard LLC announced the acquisition of Shadin, L.P. d.b.a Shadin Avionics from The Wright Group. Based in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, Shadin Avionics maintains a…

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Posted in General Aviation

GAMA Welcomes FuelsEurope’s Pathway to Climate Neutrality

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) welcomes FuelsEurope’s recently unveiled pathway to climate neutrality by 2050 by EU refiners. GAMA has been advocating for such efforts…

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Posted in Airlines

WestJet announces organizational changes to secure its future

 Today, WestJet announced organizational changes that will see the company consolidate call centre activity in Alberta, contract out airport operations in all domestic airports outside of Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and Toronto, and strategically restructure its office and management staff. The moves are…

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Posted in General Aviation

DAS/FLITE Announce Combined Capabilities

Dallas Aeronautical Services (DAS) and FLITE Components (FLITE) are pleased to announce that the two companies will now work in conjunction with one another as…

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Posted in Airlines General Aviation

Avant Aerospace Announces Relocation

Avant Aerospacerecently relocated from Dallas, Texas to hangar #12 at the St. Louis Downtown Airport (KCPS) in close proximity to West Star’s Full-Service MRO location…

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Posted in Helicopter

Italy Operator Flies Bell 505 More than 1000 hours in Less Than Year

As one of the most capable aircraft in its class, the Bell 505 Jet X Ranger is admired for its versatility, visibility, and reliability. And our customers…

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Posted in Defense Helicopter

Leonardo lands success in the French EMS market with its AW109 Trekker

Leonardo announced today that the AW109 Trekker light twin engine helicopter has been chosen as the new helicopter to support Emergency Medical Service (EMS) operations…

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Posted in Helicopter

FAA Approves Shadin Fuel Flow Meter on Robinson R66 Turbine Helicopters

Robinson Helicopter Company is now offering Shadin Avionics’ fuel flow meter on new R66s equipped with Garmin GTN 6xx or 750 GPS navigators. The fuel…

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Posted in Press Release Training

Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology Adds 22 New Aircraft as Demand for Their Graduates Grow

Piper Aircraft and Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology (“Spartan”) announced today an order for its first tranche of 22 factory-new training aircraft. To date,…

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Posted in Aerospace General Aviation

Embraer announces Arjan Meijer as President and CEO of Commercial Aviation business

Embraer started today its restructuring process with the reintegration of the commercial aviation business and announces Arjan Meijer as the new President and CEO of…

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Posted in Airlines

Atlas Air Worldwide Appoints Lillian A. Dukes Senior Vice President, Technical Operations

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. announced today that Lillian A. Dukes has been appointed Senior Vice President, Technical Operations. Ms. Dukes will lead the company’s…

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Posted in Airlines

American Airlines Strengthens Requirement That Customers Wear Face Coverings on Board

American Airlines announced a stronger policy for customer face coverings today as part of its commitment to the safety and well-being of customers and team…

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United Expects To Have Approximately $17 Billion In Available Liquidity By September 2020

United Airlines today announced that it expects to have total available liquidity of approximately $17 billion at the end of the third quarter of 2020.[1]…

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Delta launches Unique Global Cleanliness Division to drive long-term commitment to clean

Delta is establishing the airline’s first Global Cleanliness division – a new department within the Customer Experience organization dedicated to innovating and evolving our already-high…

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United Turns Old Uniforms Into Masks for Employees

United Airlines delivered 7,500 face coverings over the past week to front line employees at San Francisco International Airport and the airline’s San Francisco Maintenance…

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