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Bahamas signs MoU with Aviation Registry Group

Bahamas signs MoU with Aviation Registry Group

Aviation Registry Group has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation and the Bahamas Civil Aviation Authority to revamp its regulatory safety oversight system. Aviation Registry Group is the parent company of the Registry

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Vista Global acquires JetSmarter

Vista Global acquires JetSmarter

JetSmarter, the online jet-sharing and charter company, has been acquired by Thomas Flohr’s holding company Vista Global. JetSmarter is the third company to fall under the Vista Global brand, following VistaJet and XOJET. Although no value has been placed on

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Carlyle Group completes purchase of StandardAero

Carlyle Group completes purchase of StandardAero

Repair and overhaul company StandardAero has been acquired by global investment firm The Carlyle Group. The company was purchased for an undisclosed amount (estimated at approximately $5 billion – including debt) from Veritas Capital – the New York based private-equity

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CJI Live: Dubai 2019

CJI Live: Dubai 2019

 

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King Lear(jet)

King Lear(jet)

Zenith Aviation, the company headed by Stuart Mulholland as managing director, has been in operation at Biggin Hill for the past six years. And it prides itself not only as being the sole operator of Learjet (75) aircraft in the

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Blockchain for all

Blockchain for all

If anybody was keeping score during last week’s Revolution.Aero Conference in London, Blockchain was one of the words that kept coming up. In the strictest sense of the term, a Blockchain is a publicly available digital ledger that exists in

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Electric Feel

Electric Feel

In 2019, the word ‘revolution’ placed before anything can have several, obvious socio-political connotations. So, when Revolution.Aero Europe launched in London this week, the delegates were in for a treat. It wasn’t a revolution in the traditional or political sense

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Falcon assembly in India could be hint at new Falcon 2000

Falcon assembly in India could be hint at new Falcon 2000

Dassault recently announced that it will build the smallest jet in its line-up, the Falcon 2000 series, in India under a joint venture (JV) with Reliance Group. The JV was formally established in May 2017, with Dassault saying at the

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International Women’s Day: Q&A with Wendy Martin

International Women’s Day: Q&A with Wendy Martin

CJI spoke with Wendy Martin, Head of College, Stansted Airport College. Stansted Airport College, which opened last September, is the UK’s first and only all-round aviation further-education institute. As the name suggests, the college is located near London’s Stansted Airport,

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Mabuhay ang Pilipinas!

Mabuhay ang Pilipinas!

In business aviation, the Philippines has always flitted on the periphery. On one hand, it is home to more billionaires than Saudi Arabia, yet on the other, the Asian Development Bank said that in 2015 just under a quarter of

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