Flightdocs will host a series of webinars on Navigating Common Aviation Operational Pitfalls. The webinars cover the effects of operational inefficiencies and how to avoid them.
Constant Aviation Recognized Second Year in a Row with 5-Star Award from National Air Transportation Association
Constant Aviation, a full-service MRO with a nationwide network, is awarded the 2018 NATA Aviation Maintenance Technician Employer Recognition Award at this years’ Annual Meeting and Business Aviation Conference. The award recognizes aviation maintenance organizations that encourage and support aviation maintenance technician (AMT) training.
It took just 12 weeks for Gogo Business Aviation to reach its second major milestone for Gogo AVANCETM L5 with the 200th aircraft taking flight with the new system on board.
To date, more than 400 AVANCE L5 systems have been shipped with hundreds of additional systems on back order and scheduled for delivery in 2018 – highlighting how highly popular the system has been thus far in the business aviation marketplace. In total, Gogo continues to expect to have approximately 500 installations of the new system by the end of 2018.
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announces that it recently enhanced its On-the-Job Training (OJT) Laboratory with two additional aircraft structures: an all-new Gulfstream G600 fuselage, main entry door and wing and an industry-leading Gulfstream G650 fuselage, door, interior and wing. The additions ensure Gulfstream technicians continue to provide aircraft owners and operators with a first-rate service experience.
Baker Aviation, the Master Distributor for the HOT-STOP® ’L’ Fire Containment Kits, has released successful test results from an FAA-registered independent lab, supporting the HOT-STOP ‘L’ fireproof design and its capability to fully contain lithium-ion battery runaways of powerful portable devices without the release of toxic smoke and without the use of any aqueous liquids.
Industry veteran Mark Francetic joins the SoCal Jets sales team. Francetic possesses more than 35 years of experience in avionics systems, integration sales and service. In recent years, Francetic has led the industry in delivering presentations regarding FANS, ADS-B and TCAS 7.1 solutions all across the United States, Canada and Mexico.
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announces it has endorsed Chubb as its preferred provider of a full suite of insurance and risk engineering services for NATA members through the NATA P&C Plus Insurance Program (NATA P&C Plus). The independent agent- and broker-placed insurance solution delivers flexible insurance options with a quick and simple underwriting submission process.
FlightSafety International announces that Hector Zarate has been named interim president of FlightSafety Services Corporation. He replaces Ron Ladnier who will retire at the end of June.
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announces, in advance of its 2018 Annual Meeting and Aviation Business Conference, that over 100 aviation businesses from around the globe have enrolled in the NATA Safety 1st Subscription Program. The program provides companies unlimited use of all NATA Safety 1st training content for one fixed annual or monthly fee regardless of employee turnover, retraining or evolving training needs.
The hugely popular One Week Wonder project, in which a complete airplane is built over a seven-day period, is returning to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh in 2018. This year it will again come with an opportunity for all EAA AirVenture fans to vote on the aircraft’s final paint job as the Pick the Paint poll returns.