News and issues concerning general aviation, specifically airplanes and helicopters powered by piston and alternative engines (i.e., non-turbine powered aircraft). Subjects include aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.
More than 1,600 are expected to attend the AEA 61st Annual International Convention & Trade Show in Las Vegas.
Esticast Research and Consulting reported that an increase in the number of air passengers will cause growth in the business and general aviation sectors.
Hongkong Jet will upgrade and expand its HKAR 145 maintenance capabilities to include approval to certify G550 aircraft to 144 mos/12 C level.
AutoInspect will be introduced for combustor components in CFM56 and CF34 engine families.
StandardAero announced it will expand its facilities in Cincinnati and Hillsboro, Ohio, and Miami, Florida by a total of 260,000 sq. ft. throughout 2018.
AVESA recently selected Able Aerospace Services as its provider for component, repair, overhaul and exchange service for light and medium Bell platforms.
West Star Aviation will attend job fairs and partner with Careerwise for its apprenticeship program to increase its hiring efforts in 2018.
Edward Carl Fernandez recently pleaded guilty to falsely representing the airworthiness condition of multiple commercial aircraft parts.
Aero Products has been a distributor for Pall Aerospace dry media filters for one year.
Use of the battery will result in stronger starts, prolonged service life and reduced wear on the engine, according to Concorde.