Boeing and Flightdocs enter exclusive partnership

Boeing and Flightdocs have entered into a multi-year agreement to exclusively market and sell the Flightdocs Enterprise platform, a full-service maintenance, compliance and inventory management solution for the business and general aviation market. The companies have also entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to integrate the Flightdocs Enterprise platform…

StandardAero wins new JT15D Engine Overhaul Contract with Dumont Group

StandardAero has recently extended its long-running relationship with leading aviation services provider Dumont Group through a follow-on contract for Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) JT15D-5R engine overhauls.  These engines will power a Hawker 400XP light jet which will shortly be entering service with the Dumont JETS division, a premier Part…

AAR Launches AIRVOLUTION

AAR has launched AIRVOLUTION, a new cloud-based solution for component repairs. Intelligent and flexible, AIRVOLUTION combines the best of AAR’s Digital Services and Airinmar’s 30-plus years of expertise in repair cycle management. Integrated analytics and business intelligence tools throughout the system bring actionable data to the point of use. AIRVOLUTIONTM…

Ethiopian pioneers first GEnx Engine Repair in Africa

Ethiopian Maintenance & Engineering Services has become the first in Africa with capability to repair the GEnx Engine, which powers the Boeing 787 aircraft. The first GEnx engine repaired at Ethiopian Maintenance & Engineering Services facility makes the airline among one of very few GEnx Repair shops in the GE…

SOAR and Sabena Aerospace join forces

SOAR and Sabena Aerospace have signed a long term working agreement to offer Aircraft On the Ground (AOG) Heavy Recovery and Field Repair Services to the commercial aviation community. Services from these providers include recovery, evaluation, repair and modification in the field. With partner companies such as Sabena Aerospace, SOAR will dispatch…

GA Telesis ramps up its Helsinki, GATES Engine MRO operation

GA Telesis Engine Services (GATES), a wholly owned subsidiary of GA Telesis, has announced its intention to ramp up its engine MRO operations in 2019. With record engine slot inputs in 2018 across all engine models coupled with major commitments from existing and new customers of the CF6-80C2, CFM56-5B and…

Dragon Aviation Capital to increase engine leasing activities

Being a relatively new player in Asia-Pacific’s booming yet increasingly crowded aviation segment, technical advisory specialist Dragon Aviation Capital (DAC) says the influx of aircraft and engines into the region will provide plenty of growth opportunities which will include increasing its engine leasing activities. Marking its second anniversary this month in Singapore,…

Air India aircraft hits wall on take-off

An Air India 737 aircraft, flight IX 611, which was carrying 130 passengers and six crew members, was diverted to Mumbai when it was revealed that the aircraft may gave come into “contact with the airport perimeter wall” during take off from Trichy airport in southern India. The aircraft landed…

ADSoftware partners with ATR

ADSoftware has announced an official partnership with aircraft manufacturer ATR, which will begin this month. ATR has chosen ADSoftware to manage its MRO and CAMO activities, via ADSoftware’s pack of maintenance information systems. Talking about the partnership, Patrick Massicot, Head of Airframe & MRO Services, praised ADSoftware’s customer management and…