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May 13, 2014
Limerick, Ireland-based Waypoint Leasing has closed on a five-year term loan facility with a Goldman Sachs-led group. The helicopter lessor will use the funding to refinance six existing helicopters under Waypoint’s $385 million revolving credit facility, consisting of AgustaWestland AW139 and Sikorsky S-76C++ and S-92 variants. The $72.5-million term loan “allows us to recycle our revolving...
May 13, 2014
DAC International has announced that the Agencia Nacional de Aviacao Civil (ANAC) in Brazil has approved its supplemental type certificate (STC) for the Trig Avionics TT22 transponder with the FreeFlight Systems 1201 WAAS/GPS sensor for the ADS-B Out compliance for use with the Sikorsky S-76 A/B/C...
May 13, 2014
[Aviation Today May 13, 2014] Luxaviation has acquired the U.K.'s largest private jet operator, adding London Executive Aviation (LEA) to its Luxembourg-based operations.  The acquisition will expand Luxaviation's fleet to a total of 90 aircraft, consisting mainly of large cabin business jets. LEA will continue to be led by CEO Patrick Margetson-Rushmore and Managing Director George...
May 13, 2014
[Avionics Today May 13, 2014] Bombardier has announced an agreement with Panasonic Avionics Corp. to feature its eXConnect system as a line-fit option on its CSeries passenger jet, which is currently undergoing an extensive flight testing program in preparation for a planned entry into service in late 2015.  CSeries...
May 13, 2014
[Avionics Today May 13, 2014] Garmin has received certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for its touchscreen multi-function display, the GTN 725, on ATR 42 and ATR 72 aircraft.   The approval will expand the operational ability of...
May 13, 2014
[Aviation Today May 13, 2014] Dassault Aviation's Falcon 7X business jet has reportedly set a new transatlantic speed record, according to the French airframe...
May 13, 2014
[Avionics Today May 13, 2014] Boulder, Colo.-based FreeWave Technologies has announced its participation in the Radio Technical Commission for Aeronautics (RTCA) Special Committee 228, focusing on developing Minimum Operational Performance Standards (MOPS) for commercial...
May 13, 2014
[Avionics Today May 13, 2014] Arcturus UAV announced its latest progress on the design of its Jump-25 and Cat-25 long endurance Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS).   The Rohnert Park, Calif.-based UAS manufacturer said the Jump-25 will have...
May 12, 2014
Columbia Helicopters has added a known quantity to its board of directors – U.S. Army Maj. Gen. William T. "Tim" Crosby (Retired). Crosby retired after serving almost 35 years in the U.S. Army, most recently as program executive officer (PEO) for U.S. Army Aviation. His service included a...
May 12, 2014
The U.S. Navy has awarded Stratford, Conn.-based Sikorsky Aircraft the contract to build the next fleet of helicopters for the President of the United States. The $1.24-billion VXX Presidential Helicopter Replacement contract calls for the testing and delivery of six FAA-certified S-92s specially modified for the mission, as well as two training simulators for the Marine Corps unit that will operate them...
May 12, 2014
Northrop Grumman and Yamaha have agreed to develop a small, unmanned autonomous helicopter system. The new system, called the Rotary-Bat (R-Bat), merges an airframe produced by Yamaha with autonomous control and...
May 12, 2014
Infinity Helicopter Leasing has leased two new AgustaWestland AW109SPs to Airmedic, a Canadian air medical operator headquartered in Brossard, Quebec. The AW109SP is configured as fully IFR and NVG...
May 12, 2014
[Avionics Today May 12, 2014] Oklahoma is a major hub for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) commercial and military applications in the United States. Home to the only federal UAS program in the U.S., Oklahoma holds the only site dedicated solely to the application of UAS for public safety. The state also has the first university graduate program in UAS engineering at Oklahoma State University in...
May 12, 2014
[Aviation Today May 12, 2014] Boeing and Embraer have formed a new partnership to jointly perform aviation biofuel research with Brazilian universities and institutions.    The announcement is the latest in Boeing in a series of initiatives worldwide in recent years seeking to...
May 12, 2014
[Avionics Today May 12, 2014] Exelis will provide its Continuous Wave Illuminator (CWI) subsystem for a fleet of F-16 fighter jets, under an $8.4 million follow-on contract from Lockheed Martin.   The contract is a follow-on from an initial contract award for the subsystem...
May 12, 2014
[Aviation Toady May 12, 2014] The A350 XWB has completed certificate testing to demonstrate its ability to operate on wet runways, Airbus said. Airbus said the A350 is progressing well through testing overall as well, and is on track for entry into...
May 12, 2014
[Avionics Today May 12, 2014] Gogo reported first quarter revenue earnings of $95.7 million, a 35 percent increase compared to the same period a year ago.    The connected aircraft service provider saw its biggest revenue boost in the North American commercial aviation segment, earning $57.1 million in that segment — up nearly $14 million from $43.1...
May 12, 2014
[Avionics Today May 12, 2014] The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) issued a Supplementary Type Certificate for the t-Bag Class 2 Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) system for Embraer ERJ 135 and 145 series aircraft, Navaero said.  Luxembourg-based Luxair will be the first European operator to utilize the new STC, as it will add the Class 2...
May 9, 2014
Airbus Helicopters’ EC225 presence in the African oil and gas heli-lift market will expand following delivery of an additional workhorse rotorcraft to SonAir, which is to deploy this long-range helicopter on operations in Angola. A handover ceremony in...
May 9, 2014
Greenwich AeroGroup announced that Matrix Aviation completed the merger with its sister company Professional Aviation Associates. The merger positions the combined companies to provide customers one point of contact with...
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