Magnetic MRO: Additional CFM56 Offerings Driven By Airline Demand

James Pozzi Magnetic MRO says its decision to introduce top case repair and bushing replacement services for its CFM56 repair offering followed discussions with airline customers. read moreRead More

Engines Ready

James Pozzi Source: Aviation Week's 2018 Fleet and MRO Forecast. In-depth analysis of the global engine market in 2018 can be found in the forthcoming Engine Yearbook and Aviation Week's Aerospace & Defense issue.  Read More

Skyservice Wins Sky Regional E175 Heavy Maintenance Contract

Chris Kjelgaard Canadian carrier Sky Regional Airlines this week awarded Skyservice Business Aviation a five-year contract to provide heavy maintenance for Sky Regional’s fleet of 25 Embraer 175 regional jets. read moreRead More

Fast 5: Why Airlines In China Could Access More Biofuels in 2018

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Insitu Commercial Touts BVLOS UAS Breakthroughs

Boeing subsidiary Insitu says that working proactively with regulators is key to enabling routine commercial beyond-visual-line-of-sight UAS operations. read moreRead More

SF Express And Hubei Province To Build Package Hub

An optimally located Chinese freight airport should open in 2020 and move 2.45 million metric tons of cargo by 2025. SF Express will be the anchor tenant. read moreRead More

Boeing Starliners Taking Shape At Old Shuttle Hangar

The CST-100 Starliner, one of two U.S. spacecraft in development for NASA International Space Station crew rotation, is on track for a 2018 debut. read moreRead More

Magnetic MRO Aims To Grow Line Maintenance Capabilities

James Pozzi Estonia’s Magnetic MRO foresees a further expansion of engine line maintenance capabilities in the next 12 months as it looks to grow as an MRO provider. Filip Stanisic, head of Magnetic MRO’s engine management department, believes next year will...

Manchester Airport: Long-Haul/Regional/Domestic Hub

Manchester cements its place as the UK's third busiest airport, behind London's Heathrow and Gatwick. Once seen as a regional airport, it now offers many long-haul destinations as well as its well-established domestic and regional routes. read moreRead More

First EFW A330P2F Remains On Track For 2017 Delivery

Sean Broderick The first Airbus A330-300 passenger-to-freighter (P2F) conversion produced by Singapore Technologies Engineering's Aerospace unit (ST Aero) and Airbus conducted flight tests last month and remains on track for delivery to customer DHL by yearend, ST Aero...

Avionics Upgrades

Alex Derber Avionics work accounts for a small but significant part of sales for MRO providers, which are tasked with testing and repairing equipment as well as installing upgrades. read moreRead More

James Brown Jr.

James Brown Jr., former Hartzell Propeller Chairman, has died. Brown served as a board member of the General Aviation Manufacturers Association from 1998-2008. read moreRead More

Brendan Lodge

Brendan Lodge has joined Jet Support Services as aircraft acquisitions specialist and will be based at JSSI’s Farnborough read moreRead More

Robert Jubb

Robert Jubb has been appointed Air Partner’s freight trading manager based at its UK headquarters in Gatwick. read moreRead More

Scott Kruce

Scott Kruce has joined Duncan’s Lincoln, Nebraska-based avionics install sales team. read moreRead More


DASSAULT AVIATION AIRPLANES [Docket No. FAA-2017-1023; Product Identifier 2017-NM-144-AD; Amendment 39-19104; AD 2017-23-10] The FAA is superseding Airworthiness Directive (AD) 2017-19-17 read moreRead More


328 SUPPORT SERVICES GmbH (Type Certificate Previously Held by AvCraft Aerospace GmbH; Fairchild Dornier GmbH; Dornier Luftfahrt GmbH) Airplanes [Docket No. FAA-2016-9568; Product Identifier 2016-NM-150-AD; Amendment 39-19077; AD 2017-21-06]. read moreRead More

Jet Aviation Celebrates Opening of New Dubai South FBO

Jet Aviation, along with its partner, Al Mulia Business Group, celebrated the opening of its new 600-sq.-meter fixed base operation at the shared terminal at Dubai South during the 2017 Dubai Airshow, the company reports. read moreRead More

Lancair Marks Opening Of Builder Assistance Center

Lancair’s first customer for its four-seat composite Mako took advantage of the company’s new Builder Assistance Center at the company’s headquarters in Uvalde, Texas. read moreRead More

Garmin Marks Delivery Of One Millionth Product

Garmin International celebrated delivery of its one millionth certified avionics product from its manufacturing facility in Olathe, Kansas, the company said. read moreRead More