Rolls-Royce introduces new maintenance centre in Abu Dhabi

Rolls-Royce introduces new maintenance centre in Abu Dhabi

🕔12:13, 17.Jun 2019

Rolls-Royce is expanding its global service network with a new independent Authorised Maintenance Centre (AMC) in Abu Dhabi operated by Sanad Aerotech. Sanad Aerotech joins an expanding network of independent AMCs and will provide complete Trent 700 overhaul services for

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Boeing CEO admits Max 737 ‘mistake’

Boeing CEO admits Max 737 ‘mistake’

🕔11:41, 17.Jun 2019

The CEO of Boeing has admitted that there has been a ‘mistake’ made by the company in handling the problematic cockpit warning system in its 737 Max jets before two deadly crashes which lead to the worldwide grounding of 737

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Volga-Dnepr Group introduces its first Boeing 777 for MRO services

Volga-Dnepr Group introduces its first Boeing 777 for MRO services

🕔11:24, 17.Jun 2019

UAE-based Volga-Dnepr Group has introduced its first Boeing 777 customer for MRO services. The Boeing 777 is a new addition to the VD Gulf portfolio and adds to the company’s maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) capabilities for Boeing 747/ 737CL/NG

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Seabury Corporate Finance adds to senior management team

Seabury Corporate Finance adds to senior management team

🕔10:53, 17.Jun 2019

Seabury Corporate Finance has expanded its investment and merchant team. As part of enhancing its team operations the firm has made many appointments, including Oliver Althoff as managing director, capital markets and debt financing. Chris Cantwell, managing director, engine leasing

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Airbus launches A321XLR promising 30% lower fuel burn per seat

Airbus launches A321XLR promising 30% lower fuel burn per seat

🕔10:33, 17.Jun 2019

Airbus has launched the A321XLR to complement its best-selling A321neo Family – aiming to bring 30% lower fuel burn per seat than previous generation competitor aircraft. Starting from 2023, the aircraft will deliver up to 4,700nm – 15% more than

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GKN Aerospace extends electrical wiring agreement

GKN Aerospace extends electrical wiring agreement

🕔10:27, 17.Jun 2019

GKN Aerospace has signed an agreement between its subsidiary GKN Fokker Elmo and Pratt & Whitney to continue the design, supply, and support of electrical wiring interconnection systems for more than 30 aircraft engine programs. The contract covers a variety

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Envoy Air signs GE TrueChoice agreement for CF34 engines

Envoy Air signs GE TrueChoice agreement for CF34 engines

🕔10:21, 17.Jun 2019

Envoy Air has expanded its TrueChoice service agreement with GE Aviation to cover its entire fleet of CF34-8E engines – which power 84 Embraer E175 aircraft. The TrueChoice agreement covers the maintenance, repair and overhaul of the engines. The total

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Air Lease Corporation signs letter of intent for 100 Airbus aircraft

Air Lease Corporation signs letter of intent for 100 Airbus aircraft

🕔10:14, 17.Jun 2019

Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has signed a letter of intent for 100 Airbus aircraft which includes 50 A220-300s and 27 A321XLRs. The agreement also includes an incremental order for an additional 23 A321neos, taking ALC’s cumulative orders to 387 Airbus

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Air New Zealand teams with ST Engineering for drone aircraft inspection

Air New Zealand teams with ST Engineering for drone aircraft inspection

🕔10:01, 17.Jun 2019

Air New Zealand has teamed up with ST Engineering to trial the use of drones to inspect aircraft. The drone inspection trials take place at a facility next to Changi Airport in Singapore where Air New Zealand aircraft undergo heavy

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GKN Aerospace receives US DOE approval for manufacturing cell

GKN Aerospace receives US DOE approval for manufacturing cell

🕔09:55, 17.Jun 2019

GKN Aerospace has announced the commissioning of a second additive manufacturing cell (cell 2) at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). Located at the DOE’s Manufacturing Demonstration Facility at ORNL, Cell 2 is the world’s

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