EBACE Convention News 2014

May 20, 2014 - 1:00 AM
The Falcon 7X is to benefit from a reduced refueling time and lighter maintenance requirements.
May 20, 2014 - 12:01 AM
Embraer comes to EBACE this year as it prepares to start deliveries of the new Legacy 450 and 500 models.
Rockwell Collins has developed a new Venue HD cabin system retrofit for Bombardier Global XRS and 5000 models.
May 19, 2014 - 3:00 AM
Two new cabin systems shown: a new Tailwind 550 satellite TV antenna and a Venue HD cabin system retrofit for Global XRS and 5000 jets.
In acquiring the Broughton works, Marshall not only bought access into the lucrative Hawker and Beechcraft world, but also gained a design and engineering facility highly experienced in special-mission modifications, such as that applied to this King Air.
May 19, 2014 - 3:00 AM
Marshall Aerospace is rapidly expanding into business aviation sales and support services, helping to diversify this well-established UK company.
Rob Lewis, vice president and general manager of CAE’s global Business Aviation, Helicopter and Maintenance Training division.
May 18, 2014 - 11:00 AM
CAE is seeking to make business aircraft training more rewarding and less burdensome for operators.
Steve Friedrich, R-R’s vice president sales and marketing, civil small and medium engines.
May 18, 2014 - 6:00 AM
Rolls-Royce is probably the leading engine manufacturer for larger business jets, and as the fleet grows it is investing heavily in supporting operators.
L to r: George Galanopoulos, managing director of London Executive Aviation, an Airops user; with Daniel Tee, managing director of Airops; and PrivateFly CEO Adam Twidell, celebrate the cooperation between Airops and PrivateFly.
May 18, 2014 - 5:00 AM
Gama Aviation’s Airops software links with PrivateFly booking platform to automate charter quotes
Small and medium-size airports in Europe often lack the infrastructure necessary to enable complex approaches, limiting the utility of the airport. EGNOS, and the highly accurate position data it provides, makes these airports more accessible for business aviation operations without the cost of complicated ground structure.
May 18, 2014 - 4:00 AM
With airport access being a big concern for European business aviation GNSS systems as EGNOS are helping to open up new airports to the sector.
While the aerospace industry faces difficulties finding enough suitably qualified and experienced engineers in coming years, there are bright spots where companies are investing heavily in the next generation-such as at SR Technics in Zurich, Switzerland which has supplied large, well-equipped workshops for training. (Photo: Ian Sheppard)
May 18, 2014 - 4:00 AM
While all the talk is of pilot shortages, it is the aging population of maintenance engineers that poses the biggest problem.
Online charter marketplace Avinode recently enhanced its empty-leg feature to make it easier for users to combine trips to popular locations.
May 18, 2014 - 3:00 AM
The efficiency of high-density routes could be increased by the industry working together to fill empty legs.
May 22, 2014 - 6:45 AM
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May 22, 2014 - 7:55 AM
May 22, 2014 - 7:50 AM
The Astral design is Ruag and Yasava’s specialized interior for large-cabin business jets.
May 22, 2014 - 7:45 AM
With seven FBOs vying to serve stagnant traffic at Paris Le Bourget, the pressure is on to have the best facilities.
May 22, 2014 - 7:45 AM
Ultra-long-range and very light jets are in higher demand
May 22, 2014 - 7:45 AM
May 22, 2014 - 7:42 AM
German operator Badenwings plans on using aircraft to carry small freight and transport passengers for its holding company, Schmidt & Eger.
May 22, 2014 - 7:40 AM
The APG iPreFlight app has new functionality to integrate flight planning modules from Air Support.
May 22, 2014 - 7:35 AM
Contemporary aviatrix to take off on The Amelia Project June 23, in a circumnavigation attempt inspired by her namesake.
May 22, 2014 - 7:30 AM
Equiom is emphasizing its ownership structuring and multi-jurisdictional VAT, tax and registration services.
May 22, 2014 - 7:20 AM
Energia is the first self-powered dimmable window, while the new VisiStream IFE systems can provide AVOD to up to 200 smart devices simultaneously.