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January 4, 2016
Finnair Embraer W170 aircraft. Photo: Wikimedia (Teemu Pesonen) [Avionics Today 1-04-2016] Finnair has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with BOC Aviation, a Singapore-based subsidiary of Bank of China specializing in aircraft leasing, to lease four new Airbus A321-200 narrow-body aircraft. The aircraft are scheduled for delivery to Finnair during the first half of 2017 and the lease agreements have a...
January 4, 2016
[Avionics Today 01-04-2016] 2016 is going to be a busy year for the aviation industry in both the commercial and military sectors. Regulators will continue to scramble to keep up with aircraft hardware, software and component product innovation; the airborne use of the Internet will continue to expand and airspace system modernization; and the way airplanes are tracked and managed will continue to improve...
December 31, 2015
[Avionics Today 12-31-2015] CAE has signed a series of training solution contracts valued at more than $72 million with five airlines. The contracts include a cadet training program...
December 31, 2015
[Avionics Today 12-31-2015] Flyht Aerospace Solutions has granted a non-exclusive license to use certain Intellectual Property (IP). The license is granted to a technology company for an aggregate license fee of $2.5 million, payable in the first quarter of 2016. The licensed IP includes Flyht software and hardware technology that is currently sold...
December 31, 2015
AeroCare’s Learjet 31ER. Photo: AeroCare [Avionics Today 12-31-2015] AeroCare Medical Transport System has added a Lear 31ER jet aircraft to its fleet of aeromedically equipped aircraft. The Lear 31ER is fully equipped as a "flying ICU" with a stretcher...
December 31, 2015
China Airlines CRJ900 jet. Photo: Bombardier [Avionics Today 12-31-2015] China Express Airlines has placed a firm order for 10 CRJ900 regional jets...
December 31, 2015
  Photo courtesy of Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd.   Look for India’s prime minister to lay the cornerstone Jan. 2 for Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd.’s new plant to build Light...
December 31, 2015
Photo courtesy of Gian Marco Anzellotti / CC BY 2.0   On Jan. 1, the legendary names Agusta and Westland begin to move from the rolls of active helicopter manufacturers to those of historic ones.    Parent company Finmeccanica is completing its 18-month process of centralizing and integrating the operations of its diverse aerospace, defense...
December 30, 2015
  Photo courtesy of Triumph Group   Triumph Group has appointed a veteran Raytheon and Lockheed Martin executive as its new president and CEO effective Jan. 4, following an eight-month search by its board of directors that the company called extensive.    Daniel Crowley, who also will serve as a director of the Berwyn, Pennsylvania-headquartered company, which designs...
December 30, 2015
Photo courtesy of Russian Helicopters   Russian Helicopters has received type certification of its medium, multi-role Mil Mi-38 and plans to start serial production of the transport helicopter in 2016 for the Russian market, the company said. The Mi-38 was...
December 30, 2015
The U.K.’s National Police Air Service plans to close 10 of 25 helicopter bases across the country next year to help reduce budget shortfalls, according to a report in...
December 30, 2015
Rendering of Flyht Aerospace’s AFIRS system. Photo: Flyht [Avionics Today 12-30-2015] The National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC) of Brazil has awarded Flyht Aerospace Solutions a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for its Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS) 228 on the Boeing 737 Classic and 737 Next Generation...
December 30, 2015
Jon Snook, chief operations officer, Hawaiian Airlines. Photo: Hawaiian Airlines [Avionics Today 12-30-2015] Hawaiian Airlines has appointed Jon...
December 30, 2015
The Ping network at work with Draganfly Innovations' Surveyor GS. Photo: Draganfly [Avionics Today 12-30-2015] uAvionix Corp. has integrated its Ping Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B)...
December 30, 2015
[Avionics Today 12-30-2015] While passengers in Germany will increase at an annual rate of 3.3 percent, experts are not anticipating a considerable increase in departures from German airports, according to the latest aviation report by the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR). Frankfurt airport...
December 30, 2015
 [Avionics Today 12-30-2015] With 2016 on the horizon we can look back and say it has certainly been a big year in aviation. From new aircraft certifications — Bombardier’s C Series, the HondaJet and Airbus’ latest version of the A320 — to Air Traffic Management (ATM) reform or increased aircraft tracking specifications that hope to eliminate on aircraft tragedies in the vein...
December 29, 2015
A Chinese operator plans to start helicopter commuter service Thursday for the Pearl River Delta cities of Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Zhuhai, according to news outlet China Daily.    The privately owned, Shenzhen-based Astro Air said the service will be the first of its kind on the Chinese mainland, according to the new...
December 29, 2015
  The maritime Surion shown on its first flight last January. Photo courtesy of Korea Aerospace Industries   Korea Aerospace Industries has completed development of the...
December 29, 2015
    The U.K.’s first “official” astronaut has learned one difference between his current duties and his past jobs as a helicopter test pilot for the British Army and AgustaWestland: few people notice when a “rotorhead” dials a wrong number.    Tim Peake, an astronaut for the European Space Agency, is among three new crewmembers on the International Space...
December 29, 2015
[Avionics Today 12-29-2015] An unnamed Asia-Pacific country has awarded Elbit Systems a contract to supply a comprehensive airborne solution for use in Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance (ISTAR) missions. The prime contractor for...
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