AINmxReports » May 20, 2009

May 20, 2009 - 11:25am

Dassault Falcon recently hosted the first Falcon e-Forum, an Internet-based seminar designed to provide Falcon operators with an exchange of information and best practices. Thirty-two Falcon 7X customers from the U.S., France, Mexico, Brazil, Switzerland and the UK took part in the first session. The seminars last approximately one hour and focus on one specific topic of interest (or model series) per session.

May 20, 2009 - 11:22am

Lufthansa Technik and U.S. service provider eJet Services have agreed to expand their existing joint program of comprehensive maintenance and operating support for executive conversions of Bombardier CRJs. The program offers low-utilization and small-fleet operators nose-to-tail maintenance and operating support. The broadened relationship also includes comprehensive support for smaller scheduled airlines worldwide.

May 20, 2009 - 11:17am

Millville Jet Center’s financial predicament is making news for the second time since last November. The New Jersey-based MRO is in the center of a complex relationship in which MIV Leaseholds rents property from the Delaware River & Bay Authority (DRBA) and sublets it to Millville Jet Center. MIV Leaseholds has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

May 20, 2009 - 11:13am

According to letters sent to the Texas Workforce Commission, Gulfstream Aerospace is laying off 219 Dallas-based employees. This comes on the heels of similar Warn letters sent earlier this month to the 70 employees of the General Dynamics Aviation Services (GDAS) facility in Minneapolis notifying them of its closure at the end of June.

May 20, 2009 - 11:08am

Section 303 of the FAA Reauthorization Act (H.R.915), which comes up for a vote this week in the House, would require inspection of all foreign Part 145 certificate holders by FAA personnel.


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