AEI announces two CRJ200 SF freighter conversions for Aeronaves T.S.M.

AEI announces two CRJ200 SF freighter conversions for Aeronaves T.S.M.

🕔14:05, 25.Jan 2017

Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. (AEI) has signed a contract to provide two CRJ200 SF freighter conversions to Mexico-based Aeronaves T.S.M. (TSM). The first CRJ200 will commence modification in Q2 2017 with redelivery in mid-2017.  The second CRJ200 will commence modification in

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United Continental prices $300 million senior notes offering

United Continental prices $300 million senior notes offering

🕔14:03, 25.Jan 2017

United Continental has priced a $300 million of senior notes due 2024 and rated Ba3 and BB-, at 5%. The notes were offered at par and have a spread to benchmark treasuries of 281 basis points. Merrill Lynch, JPMorgan, Barclays

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Air Charter Service announces new Regional Director for European offices

Air Charter Service announces new Regional Director for European offices

🕔13:40, 25.Jan 2017

Aircraft charter company, Air Charter Service, has promoted Tracy D’Cruz to Regional Director for the company’s European offices. Speaking on the appointment, Justin Bowman, ACS Group CEO, said: “Since Tracy joined ACS almost 10 years ago she has worked in

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EASA Executive Director Patrick Ky and Director Luc Tytgat meet with the ERA Board

EASA Executive Director Patrick Ky and Director Luc Tytgat meet with the ERA Board

🕔13:37, 25.Jan 2017

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) Board members met with EASA’s Executive Director Patrick Ky and Safety & Strategy Director Luc Tytgat on 23 and 24 January to discuss aviation safety matters and the work of EASA. At the meeting

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Finnair launch Alipay onboard

Finnair launch Alipay onboard

🕔13:29, 25.Jan 2017

Finnair is partnering with Finland´s leading e-payment platform ePassi to offer Alipay as an official payment method onboard flights connecting Shanghai and Helsinki. In addition, the Finnair lounge in the non-Schengen area at Helsinki Airport will also accept Alipay. Customers

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Cyient signs a definitive agreement to acquire Certon Software

Cyient signs a definitive agreement to acquire Certon Software

🕔12:46, 25.Jan 2017

Cyient, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Cyient Inc, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of Certon. Based in Melbourne, Florida, USA, Certon is an IP led innovative provider of full product life-cycle engineering services to companies

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NAC delivers one ATR 72-500 to Blue Islands on lease

NAC delivers one ATR 72-500 to Blue Islands on lease

🕔12:43, 25.Jan 2017

Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) has delivered one ATR 72-500, MSN 696, to Blue Islands on lease. This brings to two the total number of aircraft that NAC currently has on lease to the airline.

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Fitch: Rolls-Royce Settlement Will Not Affect Underlying Rating Metrics

Fitch: Rolls-Royce Settlement Will Not Affect Underlying Rating Metrics

🕔12:35, 25.Jan 2017

Fitch Ratings says the £671 million fine that Rolls-Royce Holdings (A/Negative) will pay over 2017 – 2021 as part of its settlement with various regulatory bodies in the UK, the US and Brazil relating to historical bribery and corruption practices

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Etihad’s Hogan to step down this year to form investment company with CFO Rigney

Etihad’s Hogan to step down this year to form investment company with CFO Rigney

🕔12:27, 25.Jan 2017

The Etihad Aviation Group Board of Directors announced yesterday that James Hogan will step down as President and Chief Executive Officer of the company in the second half of this year. This is not too much of a surprise since

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Kingfisher executives arrested

Kingfisher executives arrested

🕔17:48, 24.Jan 2017

India media outlets are reporting the arrest of four executives of Kingfisher Airlines and three former executives of IDBI Bank all elated to the Kingfisher loan case.

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