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Airbus to outline heavy lift humanitarian helicopter for DIHAD

Posted 24 March 2015

Airbus Helicopters' commitment to address the needs and requirements of international, governmental and non-governmental organisations engaged in peacekeeping and humanitarian efforts will be highlighted during the12th edition of the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid & Development Conference & Exhibition (DIHAD) which opens today.

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Air Partner announce successful operation of Ebola cargo relief flight

Posted 19 March 2015

Delta World Charter (DWC) and Air Partner successfully operated a cargo relief flight on February 25 2015 from Al Maktoum International Airport to Conakry, Guinea.

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Qatar Airways Cargo to launch new freighter service to LA

Posted 18 March 2015

Qatar Airways Cargo is to launch a new freighter service to Los Angeles, United States, from April 4 2015.

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Jeppesen and AvPlan come together for global coverage

Posted 18 March 2015

Jeppesen,and AvPlan Electronic Flight Bag (EFB), an iPad-based EFB service are teaming together to integrate AvPlan EFB flight planning capabilities with Jeppesen navigation information.

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Abu Dhabi bans leisure drones sales

Posted 12 March 2015

Sales of leisure drones have been banned Abu Dhabi because of their risk to aviation. The ban came from the emirate's Department of Economic Development who said the ban will be in place until new drone laws take effect. The centre says drones may still be

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Oman Air signs agreement with Cargolux for sea-air freight services to India

Posted 11 March 2015

Oman Air has signed a Letter of Intent with Cargolux Airlines International S.A. to enable the freight specialist to use Oman Air's facilities in Muscat, Salalah and Sohar.

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Solar Impulse clocks up its first world record from Oman

Posted 10 March 2015

After an eleven hour pit-stop in Muscat (Oman) made by Solar Impulse's CEO and co-founder André Borschberg, the attempt of achieving the First Round-The-World Solar Flight continued onwards to India.

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The Solar Impulse team in Abu Dhabi witness take-off

Posted 9 March 2015

The Solar Impulse team in Abu Dhabi along with the Mission Control Center (MCC) in Monaco, have witnessed Solar Impulse take-off yesterday to reach Muscat, Oman, before crossing the Arabian Sea to Ahmedabad, India.

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Solar Impulse set to go - with Future Is Clean message ahead

Posted 9 March 2015

The First Round-The-World Solar Flight, is all set to go from Abu Dhabi at 07:30 (03:30 Zulu)this morning.

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Middle East and African helicopter markets set to grow says Honeywell

Posted 3 March 2015

Middle East and Africa leads all regions in new helicopter purchase rates, with up to 32 percent of respondent fleets slated for turnover with a new helicopter replacement or addition according to Honeywell

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Airbus unveils all-composite H160 civil helicopter

Posted 3 March 2015

Airbus Helicopters today presented its all-new H160 all-composite civil helicopter and the first product introduced with the Airbus Helicopters corporate identity and its new numbering designation.

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Kuwait to operate first Bell 429 in HEMS role in Middle East

Posted 27 February 2015

The Ministry of Health in Kuwait will be operating the first two Bell 429s configured for Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) in the Middle East.

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IDEX: Bell 407GXs to assist in Middle East security and humanitarian efforts

Posted 25 February 2015

Bell Helicopter announced at IDEX today the sale and delivery of 16 new Bell 407GXs to BBM Inc. of Reno, Nevada which are to be operated in the Middle East, and configured to suit a changing variety of urgent

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AWAS to expand Middle East support capabilities

Posted 25 February 2015

AgustaWestland Aviation Services LLC (AWAS) – an Abu Dhabi Aviation (ADA) and Finmeccanica-AgustaWestland joint venture – is expanding its range of support solutions serving the growing fleet of AgustaWestland helicopters in the

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IDEX: Bell 429 set for Saudi geological role

Posted 25 February 2015

Saudi Geological Survey company has ordered a Bell 429 helicopter outfitted to perform utility roles to support geological mapping, mineral exploration and many other sustainable management activities in the Middle East.

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UAE's pioneering in recognising drone benefits wins global recognition

Posted 30 January 2015

Some 39 contestants have qualified to the semi-finals stage at the National, International and Government UAE Drones for Good Award competitions and its prize money worth of $1 million for the international

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Etihad Cargo launches new Hermes cargo management system

Posted 23 January 2015

Etihad Cargo has successfully cutover to a new cargo management system on 18 January 2015 to provide its customers with greater communication and improved handling processes that reinforce its world-class cargo products and

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UAE to be among first to regulate drone use

Posted 19 January 2015

The UAE will be one of the first countries to regulate unmanned aerial vehicles – including leisure drones, according to one of its General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) Directors, reports Barbara Saunders

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Russian Helicopters Ansat now set for passenger transport role

Posted 30 December 2014

Russian Helicopters' new light multirole commercial Ansat with hydro-mechanical controls has received additional certification from the Aviation Register of the Interstate Aviation Committee (AR IAC), enabling it

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GCAA meets with airworthiness stakeholders in Dubai

Posted 29 December 2014

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority – Airworthiness (AW) Department, has met with stakeholders in Dubai to provide latest updates from AW Department and seek industry feedback on the services, regulations, and processes.

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Etihad Cargo carried record tonnage in November

Posted 12 December 2014

Etihad Cargo achieved an all-time record in November when it carried 53,292 tonnes across its global network in one month.

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Airbus Helicopters' EC645 T2 completes first flight

Posted 28 November 2014

Airbus Helicopters' newest lightweight military multi-role helicopter, the EC645 T2 (LUH SOF), has successfully completed its first flight.

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Russian Helicopters' Mi-171A2 prototype makes maiden flight

Posted 26 November 2014

Russian Helicopters has launched flight tests on the first prototype of the multirole Mi-171A2 helicopter.

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Qatar Airways Cargo transports 67 showjumping horses from Belgium

Posted 19 November 2014

A total of 67 world-class showjumping horses were transported on Qatar Airways Cargo freighters from Ličge, Belgium, to Doha for the final round of the 2014 Longines Global Champions Tour season which concluded on 15

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Airbus to expand oversize air transport capability with five new Belugas

Posted 18 November 2014

To industrially accompany the A350 XWB ramp-up and other aircraft production rate increases, Airbus took the decision to launch the development and production of five new Belugas.

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Bristow's Bill Chiles receives Laura Taber Barbour Air Safety Award

Posted 12 November 2014

Bristow Group, Inc. CEO, Emeritus William (“Bill”) E. Chiles received the prestigious Laura Taber Barbour Air Safety Award yesterday at the Flight Safety Foundation's 67th annual International Air Safety Summit

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Russian Helicopters starts final certification tests on Mi-38 multirole helicopter

Posted 12 November 2014

Russian Helicopters has launched the final stage of certification testing on the Mi-38 multirole helicopter. Testing is being carried out on two prototype models of the helicopter fitted with

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Bell Helicopter has successful first flight of 505 Jet Ranger X

Posted 11 November 2014

Bell Helicopter has announced the successful first flight of the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X helicopter.

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Etihad Cargo wins 'Rising Star Carrier of the Year' at Asian awards

Posted 11 November 2014

Etihad Cargo has been awarded 'Rising Star Carrier of the Year' by Payload Asia magazine at its annual cargo industry awards ceremony held in Singapore.

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Emirates SkyCargo starts its cargo services to Budapest

Posted 3 November 2014

Emirates SkyCargo has strengthened its operations in central Europe with the recent launch of cargo services to Budapest.

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Algerian flight school selects Diamond to begin operations

Posted 28 October 2014

The newly established Algerian flight academy -Aviation Training School (ATS) – part of the Red Med Group, located in Hassi Messaoud (Algeria), has launched its business with a DA40 NG from Diamond Aircraft with option for

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Falcon Aviation services signs contract for two AW189 helicopters

Posted 24 October 2014

Falcon Aviation Services (FAS) of Abu Dhabi (UAE) has signed a contract for two AW189 super medium helicopters in offshore transport configuration.

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Qatar Airways Cargo launches freighters to Stavanger

Posted 21 October 2014

Qatar Airways Cargo has announced the launch of freighters to Stavanger in Norway, effective 3 November 2014.

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Etihad Cargo to partner with Avianca Cargo

Posted 20 October 2014

Etihad Cargo will partner with Avianca Cargo, the cargo division of leading Latin American carrier Avianca, based in Colombia, through a commercial agreement to deploy a freighter flight from Milan's Malpensa Airport, Italy, to Bogotá,

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Emirates SkyCargo strengthens Dubai's multi-modal logistics hub

Posted 15 October 2014

Emirates SkyCargo has strengthened the link between Dubai International and DWC, through its trucking operations, reinforcing the city's multi-model logistics capability as a growing and popular global cargo hub.

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Boeing forecasts World Air Cargo traffic to double in next 20 Years

Posted 7 October 2014

Boeing projects air cargo traffic will grow at an annual rate of 4.7 percent over the next 20 years, with global air-freight traffic expected to more than double by 2033.

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Airbus Zephyr HAPS makes first civil flight in Dubai

Posted 25 September 2014

A team of engineers from the Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST) and the Airbus Zephyr programme has successfully completed the first civil flight of the Airbus Zephyr High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite

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Solar Impulse to start and end epic journey from Abu Dhabi

Posted 25 September 2014

Abu Dhabi will be the start and finish of the first solar-powered flight around the world, which Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg are planning to undertake in March 2015 with Solar Impulse 2 (Si2).

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Emirates SkyCargo launches new temperature controlled container

Posted 24 September 2014

Emirates SkyCargo has launched an internally developed and cost effective LD3 container that keeps temperature sensitive cargo cool when transported on the ground and in the air.

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Qatar Airways Cargo launches two new freighter services, Brussels and Shanghai

Posted 11 September 2014

Qatar Airways Cargo is set to continue its expansion with the launch of two new freighter destinations, Brussels in Belgium and Shanghai in China.

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Etihad Airways launches new ambulance service for employees

Posted 29 August 2014

An ambulance service for Etihad Airways has started operations in Abu Dhabi, as part of the airline's commitment to provide world-class medical emergency response for its employees.

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AVIAREPS appointed by Cinnamon Air to represent UAE and Qatar

Posted 29 August 2014

AVIAREPS has been appointed by Cinnamon Air, Sri Lanka's domestic airline, as its representative in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar with immediate effect.

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Emirates SkyCargo lifts capacity to Los Angeles

Posted 27 August 2014

Emirates SkyCargo has added Los Angeles to its network of freighter destinations across the United States, with the start of a weekly service to the city.

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Qatar approves the Tecnam Astore LSA

Posted 24 August 2014

Italian manufacturer Tecnam has seen its light light sport aircraft (LSA) Astore receive certification approval by the State of Qatar Civil Aviation Authority and as a result, UAE representative Aviation Home has delivered the first Tecnam Astore

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Emirates SkyCargo adds Basel to its network

Posted 21 August 2014

Emirates SkyCargo is set to further strengthen trade lanes between Switzerland and its worldwide network with the introduction of a weekly freighter service from Basel to Dubai starting 21st September 2014.

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Sikorsky and Boeing selected to build technology demonstrator for future vertical lift

Posted 15 August 2014

Sikorsky Aircraft and Boeing have been selected to build a helicopter for the U.S. Army's Joint Multi-Role Technology Demonstrator Phase 1 program (JMR TD), paving the way for the next

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Emirates boosts its cargo capacity to Chicago

Posted 15 August 2014

Emirates SkyCargo has boosted its capacity to America's third largest city, Chicago, with the start of daily non-stop flights.

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UAE continues to see air traffic increase

Posted 12 August 2014

Total air traffic movements in UAE airspace reached 62,802 last month, according to Sheikh Zayed Air Navigation Center latest reports.

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ACS promotes Nick Harris to cargo director Middle East

Posted 6 August 2014

Air Charter Service has announced that Nick Harris has returned to the company's Dubai office to take up the role of Cargo Director for the region.

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Air BP completes first fuelling at Middle Eastern off-airport location

Posted 4 August 2014

Air BP continues to grow its business in the Middle East with the successful inauguration of its first off–airport site in the region.

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Bell Helicopter announces first two HEMS Bell 429s in the Middle East

Posted 23 July 2014

Bell Helicopter has announced a signed purchase agreement for the first two Bell 429s configured for Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) in the Middle East.

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Etihad Cargo commences services to Hanoi

Posted 14 July 2014

Etihad Cargo has started freighter flights between Abu Dhabi (AUH) and the Hanoi's Nội Bŕi International Airport (HAN).

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Kuwaiti parliamentary rule agreement for Airbus deal

Posted 3 July 2014

A Kuwaiti parliamentary committee investigating a Kuwait Airways deal to buy and lease aircraft from Airbus has ruled the agreement legitimate, reports

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Emirates SkyCargo strengthens trade lanes between Scandinavia

Posted 3 July 2014

Emirates SkyCargo is set to further strengthen trade lanes between Scandinavia and its worldwide network with the start of operations to Oslo, Norway, from the 2nd of September this year.

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Royal Jordanian launches e-freight system

Posted 1 July 2014

Royal Jordanian has inaugurated the e-freight system, in collaboration with CHAMP Cargosystems (CHAMP), a global IT provider serving the air cargo industry.

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Turkey's Yepsan implements IFS Applications

Posted 23 June 2014

IFS announced today that one of Turkey's leading sheet metal producers, Yepsan Defense and Aviation, has chosen to implement IFS Applications to support business-critical processes such as manufacturing, quality management, distribution

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Etihad Cargo records record April and May tonnage

Posted 17 June 2014

Etihad Cargo uplifted record cargo tonnage across the globe in April and May 2014, pushing the carrier into the list of top 10 performing global air cargo operators, based on monthly WorldACD carrier rankings.

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Etihad Cargo extends services in Switzerland and USA

Posted 16 June 2014

Etihad Cargo has enhanced its cargo services to and from Switzerland and the United States (US), by offering bellyhold cargo capacity on flights between Abu Dhabi and Zurich and Los Angeles respectively.

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Qatar Airways to commence cargo services to Mexico City

Posted 27 May 2014

Qatar Airways Cargo will start operating its twice-weekly freighter service to Mexico City on 11 June 2014. This new dedicated cargo route will mark the start of Qatar Airways Cargo operations in Latin America.

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Etihad Cargo to commence flights to Entebbe

Posted 23 May 2014

Etihad Cargo will inaugurate a new weekly freighter flight between Abu Dhabi and the Ugandan city of Entebbe on 26 May 2014.

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ISS and FlightSafety launching S-92 training

Posted 21 May 2014

Infinity Support Services (ISS) is to launch helicopter pilot training for the Sikorsky S-92 in Saudi Arabia.

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Emirates SkyCargo launches freighter service to Mexico City and Atlanta

Posted 16 May 2014

Emirates SkyCargo has added Mexico City and Atlanta to its flight schedule, further expanding its freighter network to more than 50 destinations around the world.

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Emirates Group Security obtains region's first RA3 EU certification for dnata

Posted 16 May 2014

Emirates Group Security has secured RA3 certification for dnata.

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Qatar Airways starts freighter operations to Stansted

Posted 6 May 2014

Qatar Airways Cargo started operating its freighter service to Stansted (UK) last week.

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Cargo growth trend pauses

Posted 6 May 2014

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data showing air freight markets in March were up 5.9% compared to a year ago and capacity grew 3.4%.

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UAE admitted into the SAFA programme for Europe

Posted 30 April 2014

UAE has become the first non-European state to be granted full membership in European Union's Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft, known as SAFA.

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Airbus Helicopters completes EC135 deliveries to THK Gökçen Aviation

Posted 29 April 2014

Critical-care airlift services from Turkey's THK Gökçen Aviation are now at their maximum capability following completion of Airbus Helicopters' delivery of EC135s to the commercial arm of the Turkish

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UAE Innovation Challenge concludes with awards ceremony

Posted 24 April 2014

After months of hard work, long nights, test flight and crashed aircraft, the winners of the 4th UAE Innovation Challenge Abu Dhabi 2014 were announced today at an official awards ceremony at the HCT Abu Dhabi Men's College.

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Pegasus Cargo holds International Air Cargo Logistics Conference

Posted 24 April 2014

Pegasus Cargo held its International Air Cargo Logistics Conference, in association with Yeditepe University, for both cargo sector professionals and students on 22 April.

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AgustaWestland appoints Heliconia and brings AW139s to Morocco

Posted 24 April 2014 · 1 Comment

AgustaWestland, has signed a distributor agreement with Morocco's Heliconia Aero Solutions.

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UAE hosts ATM symposium

Posted 18 April 2014

The UAE hosted a symposium on air traffic management (ATM) in Abu Dhabi last week, to focus the attention on the challenges the region is facing for its air navigation.

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Pegasus Cargo sponsors international Air Cargo logistics conference

Posted 17 April 2014

Pegasus Cargo has joined forces with Yeditepe University in organising the International Air Cargo Logistics Conference.

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Continental becomes United Rotorcraft distributor across Middle East

Posted 14 April 2014

Abu Dhabi-based Continental Aviation Services (CAS) has been appointed exclusive distributor for the Middle East by United Rotorcraft, a Division of Air Methods .

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Shell launches its global Aviation Centre of Excellence for FBOs and small airports

Posted 9 April 2014

Oil company Shell has today formally launched its global Aviation Centre of Excellence (ACE) - a proposition designed for fixed-base operators (FBOs) and small and medium size airports.

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New event for helicopter safety onshore and offshore

Posted 1 April 2014

The helicopter safety team for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA GST) has teamed up with international aerospace event organisers Tangent Link to launch a new event for the offshore and onshore helicopter industry.

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New Pegasus Cargo general sales agents for Germany and Greece

Posted 14 March 2014

Pegasus Cargo has appointed ABDA Cargo Services LLC as its cargo general sales agency for Germany while Aviation Services is appointed for Greece.

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Eclipse delivers first 550 VLJ today

Posted 13 March 2014

Eclipse Aerospace, has delivered its first Eclipse 550 twin-engine very light jet from its headquarters in Albuquerque following Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification.

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New TBM 900 is unveiled, certificated and ready to deliver

Posted 12 March 2014 · 1 Comment

Daher-Socata today unveiled the newest member in its TBM family of very fast, single-engine turboprop business aircraft – the TBM 900.

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Emirates SkyCargo is set to increase its cargo capacity to Tunis and Abidjan

Posted 10 March 2014

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, is set to increase its cargo capacity to Tunis and Abidjan with the introduction of a weekly freighter service from 17th March 2014.

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Gulf Aviation Safety Council backs IATA criticism of safety league tables

Posted 9 March 2014

The Gulf Aviation Safety Council (GFSC) has called for greater cooperation and exchange of information by all aviation stakeholders both regionally and internationally and also lodged support for IATA's

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Aviation market in Middle East set to grow by 6.32%

Posted 4 March 2014

Industry analysts TechNavio have forecast that the aviation market in the Middle East is set to grow at a CAGR of 6.32% over the period 2012-2016.

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Two new Bell 412EPs for Egypt's oil and gas service

Posted 28 February 2014

Egypt's Petroleum Air Services (PAS) has taken delivery of two Bell 412EP helicopters configured and fully equipped to meet oil and gas producers requirements (OGP) recommended by the leading international oil companies working in

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Avpro to remarket two helicopters for Kocoglu

Posted 27 February 2014

Turkey's largest civil helicopter operator the Kocoglu Group has selected Avpro to remarket two of its pre-owned helicopters.

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Heli-Expo: Abu Dhabi Aviation signs for ten Bell 'Relentless' helicopters

Posted 26 February 2014

Abu Dhabi Aviation has signed a letter of intent with Bell Helicopters for ten Bell 525 Relentless helicopters.

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ADAE 2014: Abu Dhabi Aviation and AgustaWestland form AWAS

Posted 26 February 2014

A new Helicopter maintenance and spare parts company - AgustaWestland Aviation Services (AWAS) - was formed yesterday at the Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2014, in a partnership between Abu Dhabi Aviation and AgustaWestland.

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ADAE 2014: H.E. Sultan Bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan opens Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2014

Posted 25 February 2014

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hazza Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor, and vice chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, H.E. Sheikh Sultan Bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, chairman of Abu Dhabi

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Emirates SkyCargo to truck operations between Dubai International and DWC

Posted 24 February 2014

Emirates SkyCargo is gearing up for the move of its freighter fleet to Al Maktoum Airport (DWC) by signing a trucking contract with Dubai-based Allied Transport LLC, an established land transportation

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Helicopter community across Middle East and Africa gets a single voice

Posted 5 February 2014 · 1 Comment

The helicopter community in the Middle East and Africa is to get a single voice followinng the launch of MEAHA, the Middle East and Africa Helicopter Association.

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UAE lays out its strategic plan for aviation future

Posted 31 January 2014

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has launched its new strategic plan for the years 2014-2016 under the theme “Building the Future of Aviation Together”, which, it said, will have a positive impact on the civil aviation

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ATR increases its turnover by 13% in 2013

Posted 24 January 2014

ATR ended 2013 breaking new annual records. The manufacturer increased its turnover to US$ 1.63 billion, an increase of 13% compared to the previous year (2012: 1.44 billion).

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Helicopter crashes on Dubai's Palm island

Posted 22 January 2014

A privately-operated helicopter with two people on board crashed on take off from the Atlantis Hotel on Dubai's Palm Jumeirah.

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Bahrain Airshow: New gyrocopter makes its debut

Posted 17 January 2014

A revolutionary new gyrocopter made its debut at the Bahrain Airshow, promising to dramatically slash the cost of surveillance missions.

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CANSO outlines plans for Middle East ATM strategy

Posted 16 January 2014

Global air traffic management group CANSO is planning on its Middle East conference agreeing a Middle East strategy and engagement plan for the region's air traffic management,

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Bahrain Airshow: Second World War Spitfires on display

Posted 16 January 2014

The Bahrain International Airshow is playing host to not one, but two, examples of the iconic Second World War fighter, both of them painted to commemorate the Spitfire Mk I paid for by public subscription in Bahrain and gifted to the

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Bahrain Airshow: UK aerobatic pilot performing in Extra EA 300/L

Posted 16 January 2014

Daredevil British pilot and brand ambassador for Abarth cars, Mark Jefferies, is back at the airshow for the second time with a stunning display in an Extra EA 300/L.

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Airbus Helicopters launches

Posted 9 January 2014 · 1 Comment

The rebranding of Eurocopter as Airbus Helicopters, effective January 8, marks a new era in the history of the company, which joins Airbus and Airbus Defense and Space within the new Airbus Group.

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Emirates SkyCargo announces successful 2013

Posted 6 January 2014

Emirates SkyCargo achieved another successful year in 2013.

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National expands its transportation service between UAE and Afghanistan

Posted 31 December 2013

National, a premier global multimodal and passenger flight service provider, has expanded its global transportation service footprint to offer premium daily passenger charter services between the United

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Russian Helicopters showed growth in 2013

Posted 30 December 2013

Russian Helicopters produced 303 helicopters for Russian and international customers, with an anticipated consolidated profit in excess of over four billion dollars(140 billion roubles.)

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Beechcraft joins Cessna under Textron control

Posted 27 December 2013

Textron, the corporate owner of Cessna aircraft has reached a deal to buy the GA and light jet manufacturer's competitor BeecH Holdings, the manufacturer of Beechcraft aircraft including the top selling King Air family

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