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Milestone signs purchase assignment and leaseback agreements with NHV for 4 Airbus H175 helicopters and 1 Leonardo AW169 helicopter

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PRESS RELEASE DUBLIN.  The Milestone Aviation Group Limited (“Milestone”), the global leader in helicopter leasing, today announced that it has signed purchase assignment and leaseback agreements for five helicopters with leading helicopter service provider NHV Group (“NHV”). The deal includes four Airbus H175 helicopters, one of which has already delivered and is currently supporting offshore […]

April 2024

West Star Aviation announces new executive leadership structure

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PRESS RELEASE West Star Aviation is excited to announce that after a multi-year succession planning process, a new executive leadership structure has been named. Jim Rankin, who has served as the company’s Chief Executive Officer since 2018, has been named Executive Chairman of the Board, Stephen Maiden has been appointed his successor as the company’s […]

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Gulfstream G700 to make Catarina Aviation show debut

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PRESS RELEASE Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the newly in-service Gulfstream G700 is making its Catarina Aviation Show debut. The G700, joined by the award-winning Gulfstream G600 and super-midsize Gulfstream G280, will be on display June 13-15 at São Paulo Catarina International Executive Airport in Brazil. “Gulfstream continues to support and invest in the growing […]

April 2014

Father and son saving lives in a LifeFlight first

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PRESS RELEASE It was one for the LifeFlight record books when a father and son pilot duo airlifted a five-year-old girl from Dalby to the Queensland Children’s Hospital in Brisbane. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter pilots Trevor and Michael Wilson have enjoyed successful careers in the aviation industry, but it was the first time they had […]

July 2021

World Aero celebrates 25 Years of excellence in aircraft wheel and brake maintenance

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PRESS RELEASE World Aero, a leading aircraft wheel and brake maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider based in West Sussex near Gatwick Airport, is commemorating its 25th anniversary this year. Founded in 1999 by Phil Randell, the company has grown from a solo operation into a team of over 25 skilled professionals dedicated to delivering […]

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Jet Parts elevates customer experience with expanded inventory and superior service

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PRESS RELEASE Jet Parts, a premier provider of aircraft parts in the business jet aviation industry, has announced a significant increase in their owned inventory, further solidifying their commitment to exceptional customer service. With an additional investment in parts, Jet Parts now boasts a total inventory exceeding 45,000-line items. “This expansion is a testament to […]

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Belgium chooses Airbus H145M for Armed Forces and Federal Police

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PRESS RELEASE The Kingdom of Belgium will procure 15 multi-role H145M helicopters for the army and two helicopters plus three options for the Federal Police. The contract was signed between the NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA), on behalf of Belgium, and Airbus Helicopters. “We are proud that Belgium is joining the growing community of […]

Developments in business aircraft engines

French Army’s NH90 for Special Forces has started flight testing

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PRESS RELEASE Airbus Helicopters has launched the flight test campaign for the prototype of the NH90 Standard 2. This standard is one of the latest NH90 configurations and is being developed specifically for the French Army Aviation, to support special forces operations. The French Ministry for Armed Forces has ordered a total of 18 NH90s […]

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