ExecuJet MRO To Expand Capability In Malaysia As Demand Picks Up

By Chen Chuanren Sep 09, 2022
The company is building an extension to its facility at Subang Airport as it reaches capacity from growing business aviation activities in the region.
MRO

Flying the VRM Airbus H125 Simulator, Part 3

By Patrick Veillette, Ph.D. Sep 08, 2022
The VRM system allows pilots to practice routine, abnormal and emergency procedures efficiently.
Maintenance & Training

Flying the VRM Airbus H125 Simulator, Part 2

By Patrick Veillette, Ph.D. Sep 07, 2022
We’re headed to the Matterhorn.
Maintenance & Training

Flying the VRM Airbus H125 Simulator, Part 1

By Patrick Veillette, Ph.D. Sep 06, 2022
VRM Switzerland’s flight training device is paving the way for more affordable and potentially more versatile training devices that can be used for enhancing overall rotorcraft safety.
Maintenance & Training

WSU To Receive $51M To Boost ‘Smart Manufacturing’ In South Kansas

By Molly McMillin Sep 04, 2022
The funding was awarded by the U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration.
Maintenance & Training

E-Powered Alternatives To Highly Demanded Trainers Emerge

By William Garvey Aug 16, 2022
Will this avgas-burning fleet go electric?
Maintenance & Training

Moving Ahead And Reaching Back, Part 2

By Ross Detwiler Aug 12, 2022
One of the motivating factors to “get on top” is to reach down and help others up.
Maintenance & Training

Moving Ahead And Reaching Back, Part 1

By Ross Detwiler Aug 11, 2022
We check back with the RedTail Flight Academy to see how some recent graduates are doing.
Maintenance & Training

Embraer, Voar Add MRO Services At Congonhas Airport

By Molly McMillin Aug 10, 2022
Embraer has partnered with Voar Aviation, a fixed base operator, to offer unscheduled maintenance, repair and overhaul services to Embraer business…
Maintenance & Training

Wheels Up, Delta Air Lines Form College Path Program Partnership

By Matthew Orloff Jul 25, 2022
Wheels Up has announced a new partnership with Delta Air Lines that will allow pilots in the airline’s Propel College Path Program to log flight hours with the Part 135 operator. 
Maintenance & Training

Paint Shops See Shifting Market, Design Changes

By Paul Seidenman Jul 22, 2022
The business aircraft repainting market is experiencing shifting winds.
Maintenance & Training

CAE Unveils Kit To Electrify Piper Trainers

Jul 19, 2022
Safran Electrical & Power will supply the conversion kit's electric motor.
Farnborough Airshow

New Pilot on the Block, Part 3

By James Albright Jul 15, 2022
You only get one chance to make a good first impression.
Maintenance & Training

New Pilot on the Block, Part 2

By James Albright Jul 14, 2022
Check rides: understanding there are no enemies (usually).
Maintenance & Training

New Pilot on the Block, Part 1

By James Albright Jul 13, 2022
Remember that you have more than the airplane to learn when you start a new pilot job.
Maintenance & Training

FlyExclusive Eyes Third-Party Work For MRO Base

By Bill Carey Jul 06, 2022
Private jet travel provider flyExclusive is enhancing its own fleet and scaling up its capability to service third-party aircraft.
Maintenance & Training

Bombardier Quadruples Business Aviation Service Center In Singapore

By Chen Chuanren Jun 30, 2022
Bombardier has quadrupled the footprints of its Singapore Service Center, making it the largest OEM business aviation maintenance facility in the Asia-Pacific region.
Maintenance & Training

Complete Aircraft Group Acquires Aerocare Aviation Services

By Matthew Orloff Jun 28, 2022
Complete Aircraft Group (CAG), an aviation services business, has finalized the acquisition of Aerocare Aviation Services (AAS), a Part 145 maintenance, repair and overhaul provider.
Maintenance & Training

FAA Starts Consideration Of Petition For Republic Training Exemption

By Sean Broderick Jun 28, 2022
The FAA is kicking off consideration of a Republic Airways request to provide an exemption for graduates of a tailored program in its training academy that would allow them to qualify as airline pilots with 750 hr. of flight experience.
Safety, Ops & Regulation

Complete Aircraft Group Acquires Aerocare Aviation Services

By Lindsay Bjerregaard Jun 28, 2022
The acquisition will break CAG into the business aviation segment and expand Aerocare’s painting capabilities for commercial aircraft.
MRO

Tackling the Pilot Shortage: Business Aviation

By Matthew Orloff Jun 27, 2022
The business aviation sector faces many of the same challenges as its regional airline counterparts, particularly with the turnover of new pilots seeking to move on to a mainline carrier
Maintenance & Training

XL Aero Approved to Repair Bell Main Transmission Cases

By Matthew Orloff Jun 23, 2022
XL Aerospace, a provider of aviation engineering, repair and manufacturing solutions to general aviation and helicopter MRO sectors, received…
Maintenance & Training

Oriens Stands Up Cirrus MRO At Biggin Hill

By Angus Batey Jun 23, 2022
Oriens Aviation has become an authorized service center for Cirrus’s SR2X family of aircraft, giving the Duluth, Minnesota -headquartered airframer its first MRO location in the south-east of the UK. 
Maintenance & Training

Honda Aircraft, FlightSafety Extend Training Partnership

By Molly McMillin Jun 21, 2022
Honda Aircraft Co. has added a 25-year extension to its 15-year partnership with FlightSafety International, which provides training to HondaJet owners and operators.
Maintenance & Training

AOPA Program Gets 10,000 Self-Grounded Pilots Flying Again

By William Garvey Jun 17, 2022
The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association offers seminars, a refresher course and services to address needs or concerns of participants.
Maintenance & Training