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LifePort Earns FAA Approval For Patient Loading System

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

LifePort, a Sikorsky company, has received FAA airworthiness certification for its Patient Loading Utility System for Pilatus PC-12/47 and PC-12/47E aircraft.

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328 Support Services, Duncan Partner On Challenger 604 Completion

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

328 Support Services GmbH and Duncan Aviation have partnered to deliver and certify a full cabin completion on a Bombardier Challenger 604.

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Executive AirShare Expands Wichita Operations

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Executive AirShare, the Lenexa, Kansas-based fractional aircraft provider, has moved into hangar and office space at Col. James Jabara Airport in northeast Wichita from Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport in west Wichita.

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New Business Aircraft Group Forms In Beijing

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Indicative of the community's growing importance to China, business aircraft operators have joined to form the Beijing Business Aviation Association.

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Cirrus Launches G6 Upgrade

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Cirrus Aircraft has launched the G6, the latest upgrade of its SR series of single-engine piston aircraft. The new models feature Garmin's Cirrus Perspective+ flight deck.

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Leonardo Signs For 30 EMS Helicopters

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Italian helicopter maker Leonardo-Finmeccanica is finding eager buyers among the Chinese. The company reports that it has sold more than 180 helicopters of various types to operators there.

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Piper Takes Firm Order For 50 Archers

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Piper Aircraft has taken a firm order for 50 Piper Archer single-engine aircraft from China Air Shuttle. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2017.

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New Part 23 Rule Is Final

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

In December, FAA issued its final rule on the new Part 23 which is intended to reduce the time and cost to certificate aircraft under 19,000 lb.

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JetSuiteX Adds Flights From Santa Monica

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

JetSuiteX has begun selling seats for charter service to and from Santa Monica, California. Flights begin Feb. 6 to Las Vegas, San Jose and San Diego County airports.

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Air Methods Adds Airbus 145 Helicopters

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Air Methods Corp. has acquired three Airbus H145 helicopters for hospital-based air medical transport, to replace older aircraft now in service.

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TAG Global Training Celebrates Its 10th Birthday

Friday, January 20, 2017

On Jan. 27, 2017, TAG Global Training will officially celebrate its landmark 10th birthday. The anniversary will mark the start of a new year ahead and a grand salute to a triumphant decade of delivering training to Pilots and Cabin Crew globally.

AC-U-KWIK Will Be at SDC2017 Booth 1930

Thursday, January 19, 2017

LET’S HAVE A CONVERSATION! Visit us at booth No. 1930, and view a demo of the new ACUKWIK.com.You can also take advantage of special show pricing and register to win a Kate Spade purse or Apple Watch. We hope to see you there.

KMR Aviation Joins West Coast Aviation and Rebrands as West Coast Worldwide

Thursday, January 19, 2017

West Coast Aviation Services announced that KMR Aviation has officially joined its brand portfolio under the dba West Coast Worldwide. The rebrand aligns the two companies to offer greater capabilities and expanded services while creating a seamless experience for their customers.

ACK on Tour: Vail Valley Jet Center

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

The warm welcome of a fireplace, melody of a piano and incredible Colorado scenery are the first impressions  to us that Vail Valley Jet Center, located at Eagle County Regional Airport (KEGE) in the heart of the Colorado Rockies, is a well-oiled machine when it comes to taking care of its clients.

Spring City Aviation Acquires Gran-Aire, Inc.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Spring City Aviation announced the acquisition of Gran Aire, Inc., the previous Fixed Base Operator and a fixture at Milwaukee’s Lawrence J. Timmerman airport since 1946.

New FBO Opens at Mexico's Querétaro Intl. Airport

Friday, January 13, 2017

Querétaro, Mexico-based MRO provider Redwings opened an FBO at Querétaro Intercontinental Airport last week, making it the second general aviation handler at the country's fastest-growing airport, which is located 100 nm north of Mexico City.

Women in Corporate Aviation Announces Inaugural TAG Aviation Scholarships

Thursday, January 12, 2017

To celebrate its 10-year anniversary of providing global pilot and cabin crew training, TAG Aviation has selected Women in Corporate Aviation’s scholarship program (WCA-intl.org) as a means to launch two inaugural scholarships. Current WCA members – age 18 and older – are encouraged to apply for the scholarships between January 9 and March 26, 2017.

David Wayne Hooks Airport Completes Second Phase of Improvement Program

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

David Wayne Hooks Airport (DWH) has completed phase two of its capital improvement program which includes resurfacing the general aviation runway and refurbishment of the Gill Aviation FBO Terminal building. 

Naples Airport Authority (KAPF) Now Offering AVTRIP Points

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Naples Airport Authority (KAPF) added AVTRIP to its resume of aviation services and benefits. Members who fly in will now earn AVTRIP Points on their fuel purchases, adding a key location to AVTRIP’s network of 500+ point-awarding locations.

Flightserv Opens on At Trenton Mercer Airport (KTTN)

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

FlightServ, the new independent FBO on the KTTN field, opened its doors to guests on January 1, 2017.