The 100th aircraft to be produced at Boeing's North Charleston production facility in North Carolina is the 14th  787-9 for American Airlines

Boeing Celebrates 100th North Charleston 787

Boeing South Carolina’s 100th 787 delivered to American Airlines 16 February 2016 Boeing South Carolina marked a milestone today, with the delivery of the 100th aircraft built at the North Charleston site. The aircraft, a 787-8, was delivered to American Airlines in front of hundreds of Boeing South Carolina teammates. “Reaching this milestone is a […]

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The Irish Coast Guard in partnership with CHC Helicopter completed more than 1,000 S-92 SAR missions in 2015 up from 914 in 2014

1000 Irish Coast Guard S-92 Missions In 2015

Irish Coast Guard and CHC perform over 1000 S-92 SAR missions in 2015 16 Februuary 2016 The Irish Coast Guard in partnership with CHC Helicopter completed more than 1000 search and rescue missions in 2015 with a fleet of five Sikorsky S-92 helicopters. The milestone, an increase of 12 percent on the previous year, tops […]

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The latest machine will be commissioned at the Pratt & Whitney Turbine Coating Services facility, making it the sole repair source with ceramic coating applications for V2500, PW2000, PW4000 the new PurePower Geared Turbofan engine

Turbine Coating Services Enhances Capabilities

Turbine Coating Services Enhances High-Tech Coating for Singapore Repair Operations 17 February 2016 Pratt & Whitney’s Singapore-based blades and vanes repair specialist, Turbine Coating Services Pte Ltd, has enhanced Electron Beam Physical Vapor Deposition (EBPVD) capabilities for its operations in Singapore. The technology allows for the application of thermal barrier ceramic coatings on engine components […]

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Feng Liang, vice president of China Eastern Airlines and Matthew Bromberg, president, Pratt & Whitney Aftermarket, signed the V2500 agreement on 16 February

Pratt & Whitney, China Eastern V2500 Overhaul Centre In Shanghai

Pratt & Whitney, China Eastern V2500 joint venture in Shanghai 16 February 2016 Pratt & Whitney and joint venture partner, China Eastern Airlines, have signed an agreement to incorporate V2500 engine overhaul capability in their facility in Shanghai, China. The Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Centre (Shanghai Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Engine Maintenance Company Limited) […]

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Selection of the V2500 engine by CALC was announced at the 2015 Paris Airshow and the the order was sined at the Singapore Airshow on 18 February

CALC Signs For V2500 Engines

CALC confirms V2500 engine for A320ceo Family order 18 February 2016 China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited (CALC) has signed a Definitive Agreement for the V2500 engine to power 8 firm plus 15 option A320ceo family aircraft of the aircraft that CALC have on order. This deal was originally announced as a Memorandum of Understanding […]

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In a deal announced at the Singapore Airshow, Phillipine Airlines has placed a firm order for six A350-900s and optioned six more

Philippine Airlines Orders Six A350-900s

Philippine Airlines selects the A350 XWB for future long haul fleet 17 February 2016 Philippine Airlines has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Airbus for the order of six A350-900s, with another six purchase options. The news was announced today at the Singapore Airshow by Jaime J. Bautista, president & COO of Philippine Airlines and […]

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Three of HNA Group's subsidiaries, West Air, Beijing Capital and Tianjin Airlines,  have signed a V-Services Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA) to maintain 46 V2500 engines.

HNA Group Subsidiaries Sign V2500 Agreement

Three of HNA Group’s subsidiaries sign V-Services Agreement 17 February 2016 Three of HNA Group’s subsidiaries have signed a V-Services Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA) to maintain its fleet of 46 V2500 engines. The agreement is for three of HNA Group’s subsidiaries: West Air, Beijing Capital and Tianjin Airlines. The V2500 engine is offered through IAE […]

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BAE Systems Australia Aerospace Director Seve Drury & Lisa Atherton, executive vice president, Military Business for Bell Helicopter with a model of the AH-1Z in Australian Army colours at the Singapore Airshow on 16 February

Bell Helicopter & BAE Systems Australia Team For Land 9000 Phase 3

Bell, BAE Systems team to provide AH-1Z service and support 16 February 2016 Bell Helicopter announced today it has signed an agreement with BAE Systems Australia to pursue military rotorcraft opportunities in Australia. “The signing with BAE Systems establishes the groundwork for what will be the premier provider of service and support for future customers […]

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