Manufacture of the first ACJ320neo¹ has begun, with elements taking shape across Europe and final assembly due to begin in June, followed by the first delivery of the "green" aircraft to Acropolis Aviation of the UK in the last quarter of this year.
Liebherr-Aerospace, one of the regular names among the exhibitors at ILA Berlin Air Show that took placefrom April 25 to 29, 2018 at the Berlin Expo Center Airport, looks back at a successful participation in the event.
After having successfully completed the static tests program as well as all the stability, noise, vibration, performance and stall tests, the Sonaca 200 completed its flight test program with the spin tests which were conclusive.
The importance of preventive cyber security practices and risk mitigation strategies will be a key message delivered by Satcom Direct, the business aviation connectivity, hardware and software provider, at ABACE 2018 - booth H1214.
AsBAA Signs MOU with Subic Bay International Airport at ABACE2018 The Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA), Asia's non-profit association for Business and General Aviation (BA/GA) announced at ABACE2018 a new MOU signing...
Flying Colours Corp. the refurbishment, completions and MRO specialist will be marking another successful year of Asian operations at this year's ABACE, Booth H1300.
This year, Dassault Aviation will showcase the Falcon 8X -- the newest business jet in the ultra-long range class – at the 2018 Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE).
MTU Aero Engines has the answers to tomorrow's challenges: At ILA Berlin 2018 Germany's leading engine manufacturer will present one of the world's most eco-efficient engines, the PurePower® PW1100G-JM geared turbofan engine powering the A320neo.
Bombardier Business Aircraft will showcase four of its leading business jets at the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE) in Shanghai from April 17 to April 19, 2018.
Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) is highlighting the better travel experience that its aircraft provide, together with their many other benefits, at the ABACE show.
Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) and Larsen & Toubro signed an MoU today (April 11, 2018) in Defexpo 2018 at Chennai to share their expertise in design, development, engineering and manufacturing to develop and produce products and systems to meet the requirement of the defence services as well as for export markets.
Eight new products of Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) were launched at its stall at Defexpo 2018 by the Chief of Army, Gen Bipin Rawat, today in the presence of senior officers of BEL.
Russian Helicopters Holding Company (part of Rostec State Corporation) has developed a training program for the Indian pilots and technical specialists...
The Indian side approved the technical configuration of the light utility Ka-226T helicopter developed by Russian Helicopters Holding Company to be assembled by Joint Venture Indo-Russian Helicopters Limited in India.
The GMR Group, India's leading infrastructure company, is setting up an 'Aerospace & Defence Manufacturing Hub' at its Special Investment Region, Hosur (GKSIR), Krishnagiri district in Tamil Nadu, to encourage indigenous production of defence equipment in the country.
Russian Helicopters Holding Company (part of Rostec State Corporation) will hold negotiations related to the after-sales support of Russian helicopters operated in India within the framework of international military and technical exhibition, Defexpo 2018.
Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry and one of the regular names among the exhibitors at this year's five-day ILA Berlin Air Show.
Boeing will showcase market-proven solutions and future trends in aviation at the Innovation and Leadership in Aerospace (ILA) Berlin 2018 exhibition.
From cutting-edge, multirole helicopters to proven military transport aircraft, Airbus will exhibit its wide-ranging defence capabilities at DefExpo 2018 beginning April 11.
Signalling its continued commitment to and focus on Make in India, BAE Systems will host its first ever India Supplier Summit on 5th April in New Delhi.
In an effort to continue growing its base of products and services in Latin America, Rockwell Collins will be showcasing its proven portfolio of cockpit, cabin and communications solutions at the International Air and Space Fair (FIDAE), April 3-8.
India will require 1,750 new passenger and cargo aircraft over the next 20 years to meet an exponential rise in both passenger and freight traffic, according to Airbus' latest India Market Forecast.
Giving aviation related organisations their just due, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) held the maiden edition of Wings India Awards for Excellence in the aviation sector.
Daher, manufacturer of TBM family of very fast single-engine turboprop aircraft, has appointed Delhi based SRK Aviacom as its TBM area sales representative for India.
As India’s air traffic continues to grow, airlines are seeking larger aircraft to manage ever-increasing passenger volumes so that they can offer a better and consistent experience to passengers while maximising efficiency.
While the Dassault Falcon 8X on display at the ongoing Wings India 2018 had created quite a buzz, the question on everyone’s mind is - is a Falcon 9X and 10X in the offing?
Government’s push for regional air connectivity is providing opportunities for exploitation of the latent potential across the sector.
GMR Hyderabad International Airport Lt. (GHIAL), declared world’s No.1 airport in Airport Service Quality (ASQ) passengers survey by the Montreal based Airports Council International (ACI), is working on a proof of concept for facial recognition, first of its kind at any Indian airport.
The upcoming Kannur International Airport is ready for softlaunch in coming June. The is the second greenfield airport setup in the public-private partnership (PPP) model in civil aviation infrastructure sector in Kerala.
Despite best efforts, it looks like MIAL (Mumbai International Airport Limited) may not be seeing the last of businessman Vijay Mallya’s uber luxe private jet that has been parked in one of the hangars since December 2013.
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., during Wings India 2018 announced its Pratt & Whitney PW1100GJM Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) and V2500 engine technical training courses have been certified by the EASA.
Amidst the political twist and turn, Wings India 2018, the flagship event of the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA), was inaugurated by the K.T. Rama Rao, Minister for Industry, Commerce and IT, Government of Telangana, at the Begumpet Airport, Hyderabad.
From in-principal approval to in-flight Wi-Fi to ‘official commitment’ on charter jet issues of the general aviation sector, the Joint Secretary gave a hopeful promise
Honda Aircraft Company announced today that it has expanded sales of the HondaJet to India with the appointment of Arrow Aircraft Sales & Charters Pvt Ltd as an authorised sales representative based in New Delhi, India.
While many aviation industry experts lament the untapped potential of helicopters in the country, the situation seems to be on a mend.
Air India made its presence felt at Wings India 2018, the sixth edition of the popular civil aviation Exhibition & Conference in India held at the Begumpet Airport in Hyderabad from March 8, 2018.
Maintenance and Repair Operations (MRO) within the country are a major concern for many aviation operators. As Anurag Srivastava, CEO, Bird- Execujet said during the BizAV India 2018 conference, “Nobody likes to send their jets outside for maintenance.”
Dassault Aviation will showcase the ultra long-range Falcon 8X at this year's edition of Wings India, India's biggest civilian aviation exhibition.
The Predator XP/RQ-1E Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) flew above the tarmac of Al Ain Airport in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as part of a "Live-Fly" event.
Rolls-Royce is pioneering the power that matters so that its customers can give a cleaner, more efficient and reliable experience to travellers.
Airbus Helicopters and Fly Blade, Inc. ("Blade"), a digitally-powered aviation leader servicing 22 core routes in 7 U.S. states, have signed a strategic partnership to develop new premium on-demand helicopter flight experiences, paving the way...
Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, today delivered the 300th S-92® helicopter. Era Group Inc. signed for the aircraft, configured for offshore oil worker transportation, in a ceremony at the 2018 Helicopter Association International Heli-Expo.
Mexican Oil&Gas operator Transportes Aéreos Pegaso has signed for an additional H175, bringing to four the number of orders it has placed for this super-medium.
At Heli-Expo Leonardo is announcing a range of both new and further enhanced training and flight operation services aimed at a continued increase of safety...
Airbus Helicopters Inc. announced Tuesday that Metro Aviation Inc. had ordered an unprecedented 25 EC145e helicopters that it will place into service providing air medical transport and other aerial services.
Project to feature Level D flight simulators for Airbus H145 and H175, capacity to train thousands yearly
The H160 prototype has landed in Las Vegas and will be headlining Airbus Helicopters' presence for the first time ever at an international airshow at this year's Heli-Expo from 27 Feb - 1 March at the Las Vegas convention centre.
Singapore Airlines has renewed its confidence in Safran Electrical & Power for the support of its Airbus A380 fleet for the next 10 years.
Airbus Helicopters' Skyways unmanned air vehicle has successfully completed its first flight demonstration at the National University of Singapore (NUS).
Rolls-Royce today signed contracts with Singapore Airlines at the Singapore Airshow covering Trent 1000 and Trent 700 engines.
Pratt & Whitney announced today an important increase in production at its first advanced manufacturing facility in Singapore in order to help with Pratt & Whitney's 2018 ramp-up of production.
Honeywell signed the largest-ever auxiliary power unit (APU) contract in Asia Pacific in terms of fleet size with Lion Air Group, Southeast Asia's largest airline group.
UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., recently celebrated the 10-year anniversary of its Singapore Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facility.
UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., today announced it has begun delivery of boltless wheels and carbon brakes to five new customers operating C-130 aircraft.
UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., today announced that it has been selected to supply wheels and brakes for eight Asian airlines.
The extended Comprehensive Accessory Repair and Exchange (C.A.R.E.) support program agreement is valued at nearly $200 million and extends company's relationship with airline through 2032.
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company, announced today it has signed a purchase agreement with both Vietnam Helicopter Corporation and its subsidiary, Northern Vietnam Helicopter Company (VNH North), for two Bell 505 Jet Ranger X helicopters.
Leonardo is expanding its share of the growing Bangladeshi helicopter market with the announcement, during Singapore Air Show, of the upcoming delivery of five helicopters to Bashundhara Airways, comprising three AW109 Trekkers and two AW119Kx.
Following an initial trial with flight services provider Draken International in 2017, Leonardo has proven the viability of a new 'always available' support contract business model.
While air traffic is doubling every 15 years in the world, the Asia-Pacific fleet is set to almost triple by 2036.
Singapore, Airbus Helicopters' business in Japan gains traction with two new orders and two new deliveries at the start of the year, reaffirming the company's strong presence in the country.
Singapore, Airbus Helicopters and Thai Aviation Industries (TAI) have signed an agreement to support all Airbus' military and law enforcement helicopters in Thailand, over two years.
Hong Kong Airlines has selected Airbus to provide Flight Hour Services – Tailored Support Package (FHS-TSP) for its fleet of 21 A350 XWBs.
Dubbed Skyways, the project signed up SingPost in April 2017 as its logistics partner to trial small parcel delivery via autonomous drones to designated stations on the campus of the National University of Singapore (NUS).
Embraer Commercial Aviation released today, at the Singapore Airshow, its market forecast for the Asia Pacific region.
At a signing ceremony at the Singapore Air Show today, Satair and UTC Aerospace Systems celebrated a recent long-term distribution contract for primary and secondary flight controls for the Airbus A300, A300-600 and A310.
By 2030, the National Airports Corporation (NAC) of Papua New Guinea will operate 15 smart airports to accommodate the evolving security requirements and new International Air Transport Association (IATA) initiatives.
AIRMARK Aviation, based in Singapore, has selected Rockwell Collins' ADS-B Out solution to upgrade four of its Boeing 737-300 aircraft, with an option to fit one more.
Satair, an Airbus services company and world leader in the commercial aerospace aftermarket and Cobham Aerospace Communications have renewed their distribution agreement across the Asia-Pacific region...
AirAsia and GE Aviation have signed a four-year agreement for GE to provide the electronic Flight Operations Quality Assurance (eFOQA) and the FlightPulse pilot application for AirAsia's fleet of about 355 A320 and A330 aircraft and 4,000 pilots.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and ST Aerospace have signed a MOU that will facilitate the development of Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) UAS operations in Singapore's urban environment.
Thailand's airline Bangkok Airways and ATR have signed a contract for the purchase of four additional ATR 72-600s.
Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW), the joint venture between ST Aerospace and Airbus, announced today that it has secured a launch contract from Vallair Solutions Sàrl (Vallair) for its A321 Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversion solution.
Berjaya Hotels & Resorts will be acquiring two pre-owned ATR 42-500 aircraft that it plans to use to launch air services to the Malaysian island of Redang where the hotel group has two resorts.
Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) has selected Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engines to power 15 total Airbus A320neo and A321neo aircraft.
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., and Aircalin, the flag carrier airline of New Caledonia, today announced the selection of the Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan (GTF) engine to power the airline's commitment for two Airbus A320neo aircraft.
CAE announces today at the 2018 Singapore Airshow the launch of its newest pilot training innovation, the CAE Rise™ training system, with its longstanding partner AirAsia.
Aviation Capital Group (ACG) has selected Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engines to power an additional seven firm A320neo family aircraft, bringing the leasing company's total to 20 firm GTF-powered A320neo and A321neo aircraft.
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., today announced that Turkish Airlines signed an agreement for a 15-year Pratt & Whitney EngineWise Fleet Management Program.
UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., today announced that it will provide several key components for Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) KF-X advanced multirole fighter jet.
NP2000 propeller system includes more electric and more intelligent technologies that will help the Guard improve operational performance, and reduce maintenance time and cost
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company, announces today the signature of a purchase agreement with the Philippine Department of National Defense (DND) for 16 Bell 412EPI helicopters that will be operated by the Philippine Air Force (PAF).
Boeing today announced services orders valued at more than $900 million that will enable carriers and partners to excel in today's competitive airline environment.
In an effort to manage significant airline industry growth in the Asia-Pacific region...
BOC Aviation has selected Rockwell Collins' advanced avionics, including MultiScan™ ThreatTrack weather radar, GLU-2100 Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR)...
Mainboard-listed SIA Engineering Company Limited ("SIAEC") and GE Aviation ("GE") announced that it will be signing a joint venture agreement to form an engine overhaul joint venture based in Singapore.
Boeing's 737 MAX 10 has reached a major milestone as the MAX program completed firm configuration on the airplane. This means engineers now have all the design requirements in place for what will be the largest member of Boeing's single-aisle family.
Royal Brunei Airlines, the national flagship carrier of Brunei Darussalam, has selected CFM International's advanced LEAP-1A engine to power seven new Airbus A320neo aircraft scheduled to begin delivery later this year.
ATR, the world's leading manufacturer of turboprop aircraft, sees that there is huge growth potential for the company in the Asia Pacific region.