VIH Execujet, a member of the VIH Aviation group, has taken delivery of a Cessna Caravan Amphibian. The Caravan Amphibian will begin serving Pacific North West customers from our bases in Victoria and Vancouver in June.
Body parts recovered from the crash of EgyptAir Flight 804 showed signs of burns and were so small that they suggested the jet was brought down by an explosion, a member of the team examining the remains said Tuesday. But the idea of a blast was promptly dismissed by the head of Egypt's forensic agency as "baseless" speculation.
As the 2016 edition of the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE2016) drew to a close today, organizers said the show continues to demonstrate, in a variety of ways, its standing as Europe’s foremost business aviation event, and its value to exhibitors and attendees alike.
SITA has announced 2015 revenues of US$1.7 billion despite a year which saw continued global economic and geopolitical volatility as well as significant shifts in currency. The consolidated group revenue, based on constant currency rates, rose 3.2 per cent from 2014 continuing the organization on its growth trajectory.
Boeing and Air China officially unveiled the airline's first 787-9 Dreamliner to the public at a grand ceremony in Beijing today. The national flag carrier is the first airline in the country to have a 787-9 enter into service.
The Embraer Legacy 600 is the first business jet to enter Geneva-based Sparfell International Lease Corporation’s fleet, bringing aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance model (ACMI) to business aviation. The preflown aircraft features a refurbished interior, new exterior paint, upgraded Wi-Fi capability and additional navigation features such as ADS-B Out. It will start operating in the coming weeks and is on static display at EBACE in Switzerland.
Héroux-Devtek Inc. has announced that its Laval, Que. facility, which manufactures a door uplock system for the F-35 program, has received an important recognition of its performance by Lockheed Martin Aeronautics in Fort Worth, Tex. The award recognizes the exceptional quality and on-time delivery of Héroux-Devtek's products for the F-35 program from the Laval facility. The award is given to the top 25 suppliers out of approximately 1,200.
Bombardier has announced the signing of a purchasing agreement for a Global 6000 business jet to be operated by Fly Comlux, the VIP charter division of Comlux, who currently operates a fleet featuring a total of six Bombardier business aircraft-including Challenger 605, Challenger 850, Global 5000, Global 6000. This additional Global 6000 aircraft complements its existing VIP widebody fleet, and contributes to the company's position as a leading wide-cabin and long-haul VIP charter and aircraft management provider in Europe, Central Asia, Russia and the Middle East.
Airline passengers across the globe are so comfortable with technology today that they are choosing to use it rather than interacting with people. This is according to the 2016 SITA Passenger IT Trends Survey, a global survey released by IT provider SITA and co-sponsored by Air Transport World.
In January 2015, Viking Air Limited assigned JetHQ of Dubai, UAE, to become the regional sales representative for the Viking Twin Otter Series 400 for seven South Asian countries, including India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Myanmar, Pakistan, and the Maldives.
The Air Canada Pilots Association (ACPA) lauds Minister of Transport Marc Garneau's efforts aimed at drawing greater attention to the danger posed by anyone who targets an aircraft with lasers.
The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) foresees important growth in participation in the International Standards for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) and Handling (IS-BAH). Coming international SMS requirements and increasingly tight regulatory resources mean that both globally recognized codes of best practice will become even more important to the business aviation community.
TAP is the newest airline to operate Embraer’s E-Jets in Europe. On May 23, the company launched scheduled flights with the E190 jet, from Lisbon to various destinations of its intra-European network. The first flight, TP488, was from Lisbon to Nice, in France. The airline began to incorporate nine used jets of this model into its fleet in recent months. The aircraft will operate under the TAP Express brand.
In order to provide increased service and support to European business aviation operators flying Embraer Legacy 600/650 aircraft in the region, StandardAero has appointed Jet Aviation Basel, as a Rolls-Royce AE 3007A engine Service Center.
CAE has announced at the 2016 European Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (EBACE) that the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has qualified its CAE 7000XR Gulfstream G650 full-flight simulator (FFS) to Level D, the highest qualification for flight simulators. The training program for the Gulfstream G650 will be located at the Emirates-CAE Flight Training centre in Dubai, UAE.
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IATA Annual General MeetingWed Jun 01, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
CBAA Convention & ExhibitionTue Jul 05, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
Aerospace, Defence and Security ExhibitionThu Aug 11, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm