Sales and product support specialist Hawker Pacific is due to hand over the keys of the 200th GippsAero GA8 Airvan to a customer in Asia this week. The sale came about as a direct result of a sales tour, which secured significant interest for the aircraft from countries such as Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines.
Civil Air Patrol
Leading a Civil Air Patrol (CAP) delegation of 20 representatives on Friday, Maj. Gen. Chuck Carr rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange. The event honored the CAP’s emergency search-and-rescue services for downed aircraft and missing people, as well as the disaster relief the group provides to communities around the U.S., Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. The CAP will celebrate its 72nd year of service later this year.
Air BP Aviation Services has gone on record supporting the mission of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) with financial support for CAP’s cadet and youth-development programs. The Civil Air Patrol provides leadership training, technical education, scholarships and career education to almost 27,000 young men and women, ages 12 to 21.