BOC Aviation orders five IAE V2500 shipsets to power A320ceo-family aircraft

BOC Aviation orders five IAE V2500 shipsets to power A320ceo-family aircraft

🕔12:59, 29.Sep 2016

BOC Aviation has placed a firm order for five shipsets of V2500 engines to power new Airbus A320ceo family aircraft. These aircraft are part of the company’s existing orderbook. “This order for V2500 engines continues to demonstrate our confidence in

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Chinese airlines and travel agents get set for Golden Week getaways

Chinese airlines and travel agents get set for Golden Week getaways

🕔12:56, 29.Sep 2016

Worldpay has seen online sales for airlines and travel agents soar in the run-up to this year’s autumn Golden Week festival. Compared with 2015, Worldpay has recorded a 21% surge in spend across the region in the weeks leading up

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Global Jet Capital hires new sales director

Global Jet Capital hires new sales director

🕔12:55, 29.Sep 2016

Florida-based Global Jet Capital, which provides financing solutions for private aircraft, has appointed Graeme Shanks as Sales Director, Northern Europe and sub-Saharan Africa. From his base in London, Shanks’ primary responsibility will be coordinating and overseeing business jet financing and

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Thomas Global receives FAA STC for its TFD-8601 flat panel display on E120s

Thomas Global receives FAA STC for its TFD-8601 flat panel display on E120s

🕔12:53, 29.Sep 2016

Thomas Global Systems has received a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for its TFD-8601 Electronic Flight Instrument System (EFIS) upgrade on Embraer EMB 120 aircraft. The STC was achieved as part of a collaborative effort with leading

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Aircraft Propeller Service (APS) Brazil completes first 568F blade major inspection for top ATR operator in Brazil

Aircraft Propeller Service (APS) Brazil completes first 568F blade major inspection for top ATR operator in Brazil

🕔12:49, 29.Sep 2016

Aircraft Propeller Service’s Atibaia, Brazil-based facility (APS Brazil), which this past spring earned its certification as a repair station by Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil (COM Nr. 1605-41/ANAC), has successfully completed its first 568F blade major inspection for a leading

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ALC prices $500 million unsecured

ALC prices $500 million unsecured

🕔12:47, 29.Sep 2016

Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has priced a public offering of $500 million senior unsecured notes at 2.125%. The notes, which mature on January 15, 2020, were offered to the public at a slight discount of 99.643% of par. The sale

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RwandAir takes delivery of its first A330 aircraft

RwandAir takes delivery of its first A330 aircraft

🕔12:43, 29.Sep 2016

RwandAir, the national flag carrier of the Republic of Rwanda, has taken delivery of its first of two Airbus long-haul widebody A330 aircraft.  In doing so, it becomes the East African launch operator of the aircraft and Airbus’s newest customer.

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Oman Air reports on progress and future plans

Oman Air reports on progress and future plans

🕔12:38, 29.Sep 2016

Oman Air’s Chief Executive Officer, Paul Gregorowitsch, has delivered a key report on the airline’s progress and plans for continued expansion at a press conference, held on 27th September 2016 in Oman Air’s Catering hall near Muscat International Airport. Gregorowitsch

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Qatar Airways’ first flight to Nambia touches down in Windhoek

Qatar Airways’ first flight to Nambia touches down in Windhoek

🕔12:33, 29.Sep 2016

The capital of Namibia, Windhoek, yesterday welcomed the first Qatar Airways flight to arrive at its international airport from Doha, Qatar. Windhoek is the first city in Namibia to be served by Qatar Airways, which will fly to and from

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IAG and Qatar expand partnership

IAG and Qatar expand partnership

🕔12:31, 29.Sep 2016

Qatar Airways and British Airways’ parent company, International Airlines Group (IAG), have announced a joint business agreement that will come into effect on 30 October 2016. The joint business will benefit customers by offering a wider choice of flights, an

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