Aerospace

Western Military Transport Helicopter MRO Demand by Region 2017-2026

AVIATION WEEK NETWORK forecasts that over the next ten years, demand for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services generated by Western-designed military transport helicopters will total $130 billion. read moreRead More

India Considers Satellite To Aid Border Patrol

After a summer of scuffles with China along the Tibetan border, India is considering developing a satellite to improve border surveillance. read moreRead More

Liberty Jet Adds Citation XL To Charter Fleet

Liberty Jet is adding a Citation XL medium-size business jet to its charter fleet in the Boston area to support growth in its business. read moreRead More

Wipaire Earns China OK For Floats On Twin Otter

Wipaire has received a Supplemental Type Certificate from the Civil Aviation Administration of China for the installation of Wipline 13000 floats on the Viking Series 400 Twin Otter. read moreRead More

Eastman Aviation Marks 400 Hr. Of Operation On Turbo Oil 2197

Eastman Turbo Oil 2197 has achieved 400 million engine/accessory hours of successful operation. read moreRead More

Universal Avionics Earns EASA OK For UniLink UL-801 Upgrade For Challenger 500

Universal Avionics has received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) supplemental type certification for its UniLink UL-801 aeronautical telecommunications network Baseline 1 upgrade. read moreRead More

West Star Earns Service Center Status For Legacy Aircraft

West Star Aviation East Alton has received authorized service center status for all Embraer Legacy aircraft. read moreRead More

Bell Delivers Two Of Nine Bell 505 Jet Rangers To Eagle Copters South America

Bell Helicopter has begun deliveries of two Bell 505 Jet Ranger X helicopters to Eagle Copters South America, based in Santiago, Chile. read moreRead More

TrueNoord Receives Investment From Aberdeen To Help Grow Its Programs

TrueNoord, a regional aircraft lessor, has received an investment from Aberdeen Asset Management. Standard Life Aberdeen will be co-investing in the company. read moreRead More

JetSuite Adds Legacy 650 Large Jet To Fleet

JetSuite has added a 13-seat Embraer Legacy 650 large cabin aircraft to its fleet of private jets. read moreRead More

NBAA Announces Dates Of 2018 Forums

The National Business Aviation Association announced the 2018 dates for its regional forums. read moreRead More

Pittsburgh Institute Celebrates Expansion

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics, based in Vienna, Ohio, celebrated the opening of its expanded facility Sept. 20. read moreRead More

Chongqing to Supply 15 Enstroms To Police

Chinese police forces signed agreements with Chongqing General Aviation Industry Group involving 15 Enstrom 408B turbine helicopters for law enforcement. read moreRead More

AVIC, CITIC Set Up MRO For Russian Helicopters

A center to maintain Russian-made helicopters will be set up in Tianjin under an agreement signed at the China Helicopter Exposition. read moreRead More

AVICopter Launches Flight Training and Experience Center

On Sept. 14, AVICopter’s Flight Training and Technology Experience Center was officially established. read moreRead More

Ruohang To Buy 12 Bell 505s From Reignwood

Ruohang Group’s Lhasa Xueying General Aviation signed a contract at the China Helicopter Exposition with Reignwood Aviation for two Bell 505 JetRanger X and a purchase agreement option for 10 more. read moreRead More

Sikorsky Targets EASA Certification For S-92 Weight Expansion By Year’s End

Sikorsky is targeting European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and Transport Canada certification of its Gross Weight Expansion for the S-92 twin-engine heavy helicopter by the end of 2017. read moreRead More

USAF Lays Out Timeline For EC-X Compass Call ‘Re-Host’

The U.S. Air Force anticipates delivery of the first “cross-decked” EC-37B Compass Call airborne electronic attack aircraft from L3 Technologies in 2021. read moreRead More

The Weekly of Business Aviation, September 25, 2017

Volume 102, Issue 38 Publication Info Cover Date:  Mon, 2017-09-25 Volume:  102 ...

Aerospace Daily & Defense Report, September 25, 2017

Volume 261, Issue 58 Publication Info Cover Date:  Mon, 2017-09-25 Volume:  261 ...