LABACE Convention News 2017

Aug 16, 2017 - 2:10 PM
Aviation in Latin America is looking up. WIth a presidential election next year in Brazil, perhaps LABACE 2018 will see brisk sales activity.
Aug 15, 2017 - 5:12 PM
In 2015, Honda Aircraft appointed Lider Aviacão as its exclusive dealer to provide sales, service and support for customers in Brazil.
Setting its sights beyond Brazil’s borders, Pilatus has found success with sales of its PC-12 turboprop single. Its PC-24 jet promises to be even more popular once it’s certified.
Aug 15, 2017 - 3:06 PM
Swiss manufacturer's agent for the Latin American region, Synerjet, has achieved considerable success with the PC-12 and PC-24.
Falcon 900 winglets
Aug 15, 2017 - 1:24 PM
Aviation Partners, Inc. has specilized in the design of advanced winglets to reduce drag and increase range
Denali rendering
Aug 15, 2017 - 12:13 PM
Textron expects to fly its Cessna Denali prototype next year, an aircraft that marries 21st century aircraft design technology with an all-new powerplant
BBJ Max family
Aug 15, 2017 - 11:56 AM
Boeing Buisness Jets has sold 250 airliner-derived aircraft into the VIP/corporate market, and hopes its new BBJ MAX 7 will build on the company's success
The Kodiak’s optional cargo pod holds 750 pounds (340 kg) and  costs less than two knots of airspeed. Oversize tires are also available.
Aug 15, 2017 - 10:45 AM
Kodiak Aircraft do Brasil became the local sales representative for the single-engine Kodiak in April, and is securing interest from many operators.
MAGA bus
Aug 14, 2017 - 3:43 PM
MAGA Aviation has just completed a large servicing vehicle based which can service Bombardier AOG situations.
Aug 12, 2017 - 7:11 PM
Full-year deliveries expected to match last year’s total, executives say.
The parapublic market is looking up for Leonardo in the region. The State of Rio Grande do Sul operates this AW119Kx, the first to use that model for the role.
Aug 12, 2017 - 4:44 PM
Orders from military, parapublic and civil operators boost the company's confidence in the region.

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João Moutinho, CEO of Vulcanair Brazil
Aug 16, 2017 - 10:57 AM
Local dealer for Italy's Vulcanair says customers prefer to pick their aircraft up new from a factory rather than ferry them to South America.
Aug 16, 2017 - 8:54 AM
PT6A specialist Covington is bringing its Pratt expertise to Brazil, as well as a wealth of knowledge of the older radial engines still in service.
Aug 16, 2017 (All day)
Aug 15, 2017 - 5:12 PM
In 2015, Honda Aircraft appointed Lider Aviacão as its exclusive dealer to provide sales, service and support for customers in Brazil.
Aug 15, 2017 - 4:54 PM
The Pilot's Help app is being developed rapidly, and flight planning and other advanced features could be offered next year.
Setting its sights beyond Brazil’s borders, Pilatus has found success with sales of its PC-12 turboprop single. Its PC-24 jet promises to be even more popular once it’s certified.
Aug 15, 2017 - 3:06 PM
Swiss manufacturer's agent for the Latin American region, Synerjet, has achieved considerable success with the PC-12 and PC-24.
Latin America’s business aviation leaders opened this year’s edition of LABACE with calls for “resilience and recovery.” In a region where widely scattered population centers rely on aerial transportation, non-airline service is vital to staying connected.
Aug 15, 2017 - 2:10 PM
At the traditional ribbon cutting ceremony, ABAG presented a vision based on the potential of a vast country and continent beyond.
Falcon 900 winglets
Aug 15, 2017 - 1:24 PM
Aviation Partners, Inc. has specilized in the design of advanced winglets to reduce drag and increase range
Diamond’s DA62 twin has already shown success in local markets, and special-missions sales are anticipated.
Aug 15, 2017 - 1:07 PM
Diamond's exclusive agent in Brazil is selling its new piston twin, and promoting its strengths in modifying aircraft for special missions.
Denali rendering
Aug 15, 2017 - 12:13 PM
Textron expects to fly its Cessna Denali prototype next year, an aircraft that marries 21st century aircraft design technology with an all-new powerplant