Honeywell updates investors

Honeywell recently hosted its annual investor day at its US headquarters in Morris Plains, New Jersey, which focused on driving organic growth acceleration, continuous margin expansion and cash flow improvement. In the latest equity research by Jeffries, it is reported that Honeywell expects mid-to-high single digit growth from China with up…

Embraer delivers 22 jets in Q1 2019

Embraer has delivered a total of 22 jets in the first quarter of 2019, of which 11 were commercial aircraft and 11 were executive jets, including eight light and three large. As of March 31, the firm order backlog totalled $16 billion. In the first quarter of 2019, Embraer delivered the…

Spirit Aerosystems to halt increased production of 737 Max aircraft

Spirit Aerosystems has announced that it will maintain its current delivery rate on the Boeing 737 program of 52 shipsets per month. This follows Boeing’s announcement that it will reduce its own production rate of the aircraft to 42 aircraft per month. “Previously, we had planned to increase production to…

Bombardier unveils Soleil Lighting System on Global 7500 aircraft

Bombardier Business Aircraft has introduced the Soleil lighting system on its Global 7500 business jet, which has been designed and developed exclusively for the aircraft. The Soleil lighting system is a circadian rhythm-based cabin lighting technology fully integrated with the flight management system, and it introduces Dynamic Daylight Simulation feature…

Bombardier delivers one Q400 Aircraft to Qazaq Air

Bombardier has delivered the first of two Q400 aircraft ordered by Qazaq Air JSC of Kazakhstan (Qazaq Air) in 2017. The order followed Qazaq Air’s successful launch of domestic service in Kazakhstan in July 2015, using three leased Q400 aircraft. Qazaq Air’s Acting Chief Executive Officer, Adel Dauletbek and the…

Air Botswana signs pool program agreement for its E170

Embraer has signed  a Pool  Program Agreement  with Air  Botswana to  support a  wide  range  of repairable components  for itsE170aircraft. The multiyear Pool Program Agreement includes full repair coverage for components and parts as well as unlimited access to a large stock of components at Embraer’s distribution centre. “Air Botswana…

Embraer and Binter sign total support program for new E195-E2 fleet

Embraer and Binter have signed a multiyear Total Support Program (TSP) agreement to support the airline’s new E195-E2 fleet, Embraer’s  second  generation of E-Jets. The Total Support Program, dedicated to E2 customers, is a new product offered by Embraer TechCare  designed  to  allow  airlines  to  minimize  their  upfront  investment  on…

StandardAero celebrates 500th CFM56-7B delivery

StandardAero recently celebrated the delivery of the company’s 500th CFM International CFM56-7B turbofan engine from its overhaul facility in Winnipeg, MB, Canada.  This milestone engine powered a Boeing 737 Next Generation passenger jet operated by a major North American airline supported by StandardAero via offload agreements with its partner GE…

LHT: Mobile Engine Services is gaining momentum in North America

With the inauguration of a larger repair station in Montréal and the introduction of a new engine type to be serviced at the Tulsa facility, Lufthansa Technik (LHT) states that its Mobile Engine Services is gaining strong momentum in North America. The new Mobile Engine Services repair station in Montréal…

GATES signs long-term repair and overhaul agreement with Atlas Air

GA Telesis Engine Services (GATES), a wholly owned subsidiary of GA Telesis, has signed a long-term engine maintenance and services agreement with Atlas Air. The seven-year comprehensive repair and overhaul agreement covers Atlas Air’s CF6-80C2B engines. The engines that are part of this agreement are operated on the Atlas Boeing…