Trenchard Aviation Group secures FAA Certification for its Dubai MRO facility

Trenchard Aviation Group secures FAA Certification for its Dubai MRO facility

🕔15:05, 18.Feb 2020

Trenchard Aviation Group’s  MRO facility in Dubai, Aero Technics FZCO, has been confirmed as an approved Repair Station by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Serving airlines across the Middle East region, Aero Technics’ facility offers a wide range of services, from

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Stellwagen delivers second Airbus C295 for humanitarian support operations

Stellwagen delivers second Airbus C295 for humanitarian support operations

🕔15:02, 18.Feb 2020

Stellwagen Group has delivered  a second Airbus C295 aircraft to DAC Aviation International, a premier humanitarian operator.  DAC will add this additional C295 aircraft to its humanitarian operations in Africa. Emmanuel Anassis, Chairman of DAC Aviation stated: “The first C295 aircraft

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Bii.aero has purchased a B737-800 airframe for teardown

Bii.aero has purchased a B737-800 airframe for teardown

🕔15:00, 18.Feb 2020

Bii.aero has purchased a B737-800 airframe for teardown, the twenty-year-old aircraft previously owned by lessor Aircastle and operated by Indonesian carrier, Sriwijaya.    This aircraft is the first asset acquired by Bii in a pro-active programme that will see the

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Avia Solutions Group acquires Aviator from Accent Equity

Avia Solutions Group acquires Aviator from Accent Equity

🕔14:56, 18.Feb 2020

Avia Solutions Group (ASG), a global multipurpose aviation services company, has acquired Aviator, a firm providing a similar range of services to the Nordic region, from the investment fund Accent Equity. In a statement, Avia said that the acquisition would

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Steady yields and high demand to keep Air Lease Corp buoyant says Cowen

Steady yields and high demand to keep Air Lease Corp buoyant says Cowen

🕔14:45, 18.Feb 2020

Air Lease Corp continues to benefit from steady yields, an attractive owned fleet, and high demand for aircraft due to delays in Boeing MAX issues and production levels for Airbus aircraft, despite “transitory” factors affecting the broader sector, said analysts

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Airbus slams US tariff increase on EU aircraft

Airbus slams US tariff increase on EU aircraft

🕔14:42, 18.Feb 2020

The decision by the US Trade Representative (USTR) to increase the tariff on airplanes imported from the EU from 10 – 15%, as part of a 15-year-long dispute over subsidies, was slammed by European airframe maker Airbus in a statement.  On Friday

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SIA Engineering Company agree JV with Air Innovation Korea

SIA Engineering Company agree JV with Air Innovation Korea

🕔16:20, 17.Feb 2020

Singapore-listed SIA Engineering Company Limited (SIAEC) has entered into a JV agreement with Air Innovation Korea o form a line maintenance joint venture based in the Republic of Korea.  Under the agreement, SIAEC will hold an equity stake of 51%

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Turkish Airlines launches route to Equatorial Guinea

Turkish Airlines launches route to Equatorial Guinea

🕔16:15, 17.Feb 2020

Turkish Airlines has consolidated its position as the airline flying to the most destinations globally by adding a route to Equatorial Guinea’s capital Malabo. Malabo becomes Turkish Airlines’ 319th destination and flights will go from Istanbul, via Port Harcourt on Boeing

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Green Africa Airways signs MoU for 50 Airbus A220 300 airplanes

Green Africa Airways signs MoU for 50 Airbus A220 300 airplanes

🕔16:11, 17.Feb 2020

Green Africa Airways, Nigeria’s Lagos-based airline, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for 50 A220-300 aircraft, one of the major orders to be placed globally for the A220 programme and the largest ever from the African continent, according to

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ACI reports report slower passenger growth & declining freight in 2019 for European airports

ACI reports report slower passenger growth & declining freight in 2019 for European airports

🕔16:07, 17.Feb 2020

European Industry group, Airport Council International, reported the region has seen the slowest passenger growth in five years during 2019. The industry body which represents over 500 airports in 46 European countries attributed this to a combination of strong fall

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