FAI Technik receives FAA approval for EASA MRO licence

FAI Technik receives FAA approval for EASA MRO licence

FAI Technik GmbH, the maintenance division of Germany’s FAI Aviation Group, announces that it has now received FAA approval for its EASA Part 145 licence. With the certificate in place, the company is fully authorized to perform maintenance, repair and

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The Sky Valet Connect FBO network gains strength in Italy with a new partnership with Trieste airport

The Sky Valet Connect FBO network gains strength in Italy with a new partnership with Trieste airport

Just six months after opening for business in Italy, Bulgaria and France, the Sky Valet Connect label is continuing its development, with a new facility at Trieste airport to support the growth of the platform’s business aviation traffic. Sky Valet

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Gulfstream G650ER and G500 earn design accolades

Gulfstream G650ER and G500 earn design accolades

Savannah, Georgia, April 24, 2019 — Gulfstream Aerospace has announced its design team has been shortlisted for two International Yacht & Aviation Awards. The ultralong-range Gulfstream G650ER interior has been shortlisted for the Private Jet Design award, and the clean-sheet

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Shearwater Aero Capital looks to raise up to $100 million

Shearwater Aero Capital looks to raise up to $100 million

Fast growing Shearwater Aero Capital, the global corporate aviation finance specialist, has announced it’s looking to raise up to $100 million to support its growth, following its strongest performance ever in 2018. Since Shearwater’s launch in late 2014, the Company

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ACJ319neo makes successful first flight

ACJ319neo makes successful first flight

Hamburg, 25th April 2019 – The ACJ319neo successfully completed a first flight lasting one hour and 55 min on 24th April 2019, beginning a short flight-test programme to verify its corporate jet features – such as the extra fuel tanks

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Calls for urgent action to crack down on illegal flights

Calls for urgent action to crack down on illegal flights

Cardiff City Football Club and BACA – The Air Charter Association have joined forces to call for urgent action on illegal flights following the tragic Piper PA-46 Malibu crash that resulted in the deaths of footballer Emiliano Sala and pilot

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Novakovic confirms $1 billion Gulfstream order has been booked

Novakovic confirms $1 billion Gulfstream order has been booked

During its year-end investor relations call, Gulfstream’s parent company General Dynamics said that it was in the final stages of negotiating on a $1 billion aircraft deal. Although it stayed characteristically tight-lipped about any further details, it did say that

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Julie Black of Hunt & Palmer becomes Deputy Chair of BACA

Julie Black of Hunt & Palmer becomes Deputy Chair of BACA

At the 466th meeting of the Council on 11th April, Julie Black was elected as Deputy Chair of BACA – The Air Charter Association. Julie takes on the role with immediate effect working alongside Nick Weston, Chairman of the Association. Julie

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Metrojet breaks ground of its new maintenance facility in the Philippines

Metrojet breaks ground of its new maintenance facility in the Philippines

Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited, a business aviation service provider with presence throughout Asia Pacific, today commenced the building of its regional expansion project – a state-of-the-art business aviation parking and maintenance facility in Clark, Pampanga, Philippines – planned to be

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Aviation Law Section of the State Bar of Texas offers CLE program

Aviation Law Section of the State Bar of Texas offers CLE program

Houston, TX – The Aviation Law Section of the State Bar of Texas announced that it is offering a CLE program on the morning of Thursday, June 13, 2019 at the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting being held from

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