Bombardier Business Aircraft has announced the recent addition of Arabasco as an Authorized Service Facility (ASF) for Challenger 605 aircraft customers based in or flying to Saudi Arabia.
Alpha Star Aviation Services has signed an amendment to its component support contract with AFI KLM E&M to cover the Saudi VIP operator's Airbus fleet.
Flying Colours will be returning to MEBA next month with the announcement that maintenance work on a second aircraft under approval from the Qatar Civil Aviation Authority (QCAA) is
MTU Maintenance is celebrating its 35th anniversary in the MRO (maintenance, repair and overhaul) business this fall.
Emirates Engineering has completed, the largest maintenance check on any aircraft when it handed back the first A380 ever delivered to Emirates Airline after completeing its C hjeck. The aircraft began operations with the Dubai carrier in June 2008.
Shell Aviation has received a 20-year Strategic Partner award from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) for its significant contribution to the industry and strong cooperation with the member airlines of the
Etihad Airways' Technical Maintenance department has just set a new world record by replacing a GE90 engine on one of its Boeing 777 passenger aircraft in less than seven hours.
Commsoft today announced that existing Commsoft partner, Arpiem Aviation, will be using Commsoft's OASES to provide CAMO services for Turkey-based Vega Aviation's two Boeing 737-300s.
Emirates Engineering marked another milestone when the team performed its first 3C-Check on an A380, a major overhaul that restores the airline's first A380 aircraft to near pristine condition.
AAR has announced it has been selected by AMMROC, the Abu Dhabi-based joint venture between Mubadala Development Company, Sikorsky and Lockheed Martin, to support in the design, outfitting and integration of key areas of AMMROC's facility in Al Ain.
Flying Colours, the North American MRO, completion and refurbishment specialist has added another approval to its growing list of authorisations. GE Aviation has named it as an authorised line
Monarch Aircraft Engineering has announce that it has gained United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority Part 147 approval.
MTU Maintenance is celebrating 25 years of engine MRO on IAE's V2500, the world's bestselling engine powering the A320 aircraft family.
Dassault Aviation has introduced a new airborne response service that provides not only rapid AOG support but also alternative transportation options for passengers.
The Rolls-Royce composite carbon/titanium (CTi) fan blade for the Advance and UltraFan engine designs has taken to the skies for the first time, marking another milestone for the programme.
Lufthansa Technik is offering comprehensive technical support for the Airbus A350.
British Airways' line maintenance team has recently won the contract to provide technical handling for Qatar Airways' 787 flights in Edinburgh.
Turkey's MRO giant Turkish Technic and Honeywell Aerospace have extended their long term aftermarket partnership, the two companies said at the Istanbul Air Show today.
Dubai Aerospace's MRO business, StandardAero has seen its European Service Center (ESC), located in Tilburg, Netherlands, approved by Rolls-Royce to become a T56/501D Branch Location under the company's
Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI), a subcontractor to Bombardier, has delivered its First C Series Fixed Trailing Edge (FTE) to Bombardier at a ceremony held at TAI's facilities in Ankara, Turkey, on August 19, 2014.
Oman Air has signed a new deal with JorAMCo to provide the Omani national carrier with base maintenance services for two Embraer 175 and three Airbus A330 aircraft in its fleet.
Emirates airline signed a 12-year OnPoint solution agreement with GE for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of its new GE9X engines that will power its 150 Boeing 777X aircraft.
Services Air Cargo has signed a deal with JorAMCo to provide the Congo based carrier with base maintenance services for one A310 aircraft.
CFM International has announced it has successfully initiated ground testing of the first all-new LEAP-1B engine that will exclusively power the Boeing 737 MAX.
DC Aviation has been granted approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to expand its maintenance capabilities in Dubai to include the Bombardier Challenger 604/605 type of aircraft.
JorAMCo will provide heavy maintenance services to the prestigious Indian carrier, Jet Airways, on four Airbus A330 of its fleet between May and July of this year.
Codeshare partners Etihad Airways and Air New Zealand have signed a wide-ranging agreement to provide reciprocal line maintenance services in Melbourne, Australia, and Los Angeles in the USA.
Turkish Technic and Air Arabia signed a component support contract .
Strata Manufacturing, a subsidiary of Mubadala Development Company, has delivered its first advanced composite parts to Boeing Commercial Airplanes.
Afriqiyah Airways has added a third aircraft to its contract with AFI KLM E&M for the Libyan airline's A330s.
Qatar Executive – the Qatar Airways' business jet arm – has strengthened its position as a leader in maintenance services for Bombardier aircraft in the Middle East thanks to two new maintenance approvals.
Royal Jordanian Airlines will have its B787 Dreamliners supported by Boeing's Rotable Exchange Programme. Under the 10-year agreement, Boeing will supply Royal Jordanian 787s with a dedicated pool of high-value, mission-critical parts,
This year MRO Network is bringing its Airline Engineering and Maintenance Event: Middle East & North Africa event to Oman.
Etihad Airways is to buy the Gulf's largest MRO business Abu Dhabi Aircraft Technologies LLC (ADAT) from the emirate's sovereign wealth fund, Mubadala.
Amman/Almaty, JorAMCo won a new long-term maintenance service contract with the Kazakhstan based airline Air Astana after the first collaboration that took place successfully last year for three of Air Astana's
The first ever Airbus A350 XWB to visit the United States, MSN (manufacturer's serial number) 2 has arrived at McKinley Climatic Lab at Eglin Air Force base in northwest Florida for extreme weather tests.
Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited (MAEL) has been selected by Boeing to provide GoldCare airframe maintenance support to a Middle Eastern customer's Boeing 787-800 Dreamliner
Dubai Aerospace (DAE) subsidiary, StandardAero has expanded its component repair business to create a new 30,000 square foot composite processing and repair centre which the company said will meet the growing market demands for the
Emirates Airline is in talks with Airbus Group NV and Rolls-Royce Holdings to create a more fuel-efficient version of the A380 superjumbo, reports The Wall Street Journal.
At a special ceremony Flydubai and CFM International celebrated the airline's achievement of 500,000 engine flight hours with its fleet of CFM56-7B engines.
JorAMCo has signed a contract with Jazeera Airways to provide the Kuwait-based low-cost carrier with 'C' check for Three A320s aircraft of its fleet that are due for maintenance services this year.
Transworld Aviation, UAE, has launched Aviation Supply Chain Services in Morocco at the Marrakech Air Show 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 .
Imdaad has won a major FM contract with Emirates– the largest airline in the Middle East.
Flydubai is to install zonal drying systems on a further 11 of its Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
Emirates has contracted Lufthansa Technik to overhaul the landing gear of its Boeing 777-300ER fleet
French landing gear specialist Revima has signed a non-exclusive 10 year overhaul service Agreement with Emirates.
Falcon Aviation Services (FAS) has officially opened its newly constructed 106,000 square foot Authorised Embraer Service Centre at Al Bateen Executive Airport in Abu Dhabi, making it one of the largest Executive MROs in the Middle East.
Air BP will use this year's Abu Dhabi Air Expo to showcase its UAE offering and mark its growing success in the region.
Dubai Aviation Engineering Projects (DAEP), tasked with the multi-billion dollar airport and aviation-related infrastructure developments in Dubai, has extended its support to world's leading B2B airport
Royal Jordanian, a long-standing AFI KLM E&M customer, renewed its trust in the services of the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) group by signing a new contract to provide its A320 fleet with component support.
Oman Air has selected Swiss-AS' 'AMOS' MRO software solution to replace its legacy system.
President of Gambia H.E. Yahya Jammeh visited the facilities of Turkey's centre of aerospace Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) on February 11.
Saudi Arabian Airlines(Saudia) has signed a collaboration agreement with American manufacturer Boeing that could see it developing partnership activities in the field of defence as
Jordanian MRO specialist, JorAMCo has been given licence to offer the AirVault Mx records management solution which stores and manages customers' growing aircraft maintenance records.
Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) maintenance chief, Abdulrahman Altayeb, has called on Gulf carriers to support a call for more appropriate MRO services.
Germany's Lufthansa Technik said at the MRO Middle East show in Dubai today that it has signed a long-term agreement with UTC Aerospace to supply MRO services for its products, sensors and integrated systems on the Boeing 787
Boeing has announced at the MRO Middle East conference that flydubai has signed an agreement to implement Boeing's suite of mobile maintenance applications.
Dassault Aviation recently received regulatory approval from the EASA to operate as a Part 147 Training Centre, the first such authorisation to be granted to a business jet OEM.
Emirates operates the world's largest fleets of A380s and Boeing 777s, and to serve these aircraft, it runs the world's largest state-of-the-art aircraft paint hangar owned by an airline.
Gulf Air signed a three-year maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) agreement with JorAMCo today, to meet the airline's Heavy Maintenance and 'C' check fleet requirements.
Saudia Aerospace Engineering Industries (SAEI) (chalet A29) has awarded a turnkey construction contract for a new 14-metre engine test cell facility in Jeddah, to Safran subsidiary Cenco.
Bahrain-based Aero Gulf Group announced today that its newly named Sola Engine Centre in Norway - purchased from Pratt & Whitney in late 2013 - can now deliver global operators of CFM56 engines, industry
The European manufacturer of turboprop aircraft ATR and the national Moroccan airline Royal Air Maroc have signed a Global Maintenance Agreement (GMA) for the airline's new fleet of ATR '-600' aircraft.
Turkish Technic and SpiceJet expanded their relations with an agreement for Landing Gear Overhaul Services for the next five years.
Turkish Technic and XL Airways France have signed an agreement for B737-800 Aircraft Base Maintenance Services.
Monarch Aircraft Engineering (MAEL) has successfully carried out a General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) CAR 21 Design approval repair scheme for cabin interior products.
Saudi Arabian engineering company SAEI has proven its capability for overhauling the GTCP-331-500 APU (Auxiliary power unit) produced by Honeywell.
Abu Dhabi Aircraft Technologies (ADAT) has received UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) approval for its newly established GEnx engine quick turn operation, the world's first independent MRO quick turn operation for this engine
Saudi Arabian VIP specialist MAZ Aviation has contracted AFI KLM E&M to carry out maintenance checks on a total of four of its CFM56-5C jet engines.
Fujairah based MRO company Skyone Maintenance Services (SMS) has signed a business alliance agreement with Lockheed Martin's Kelly Aviation Center (LMKAC), a provider of engine MRO services.
Recaro Aircraft Seating is to open the Recaro Regional Customer Center Middle East in Dubai in January 2014.
AMMROC (Advanced Military Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Center) and Eurocopter have completed the overhaul, modification, and delivery of the first Eurocopter AS565 (PANTHER) aircraft to the UAE Joint Aviation
Rolls-Royce confirmed at the Dubai Air Show today that it has entered into a Strategic Framework Agreement with Mubadala Aerospace, Communications Technology and Defense Services
Etihad Airways has announced an order with CFM International for 52 LEAP-1A engines to power 26 new Airbus A321neo aircraft.
Bombardier Aerospace has reduced operating costs for its business aircraft operators with the introduction of evolved maintenance intervals for the Learjet 40, Learjet 45, Challenger 300, Challenger 604, Challenger 605 and Global aircraft.
Business aviation activity in North Africa is out-performing global average, according to MEBAA, the association for business aviation across the Middle East and North Africa.
Saudia Aerospace Engineering Industries (SAEI) has successfully installed a new security management system in its main base at King AbdulAziiz Airport in Jeddah.
Qatar's Gulf Helicopters (GHC) announced at Helitech in London today that is has entered into a joint venture with Quality Aviation Instruments (QAI) to provide component repair facilities to be located in Doha,
Boeing is aiming to make performing routine maintenance and diagnosing aircraft issues faster and easier for airline technicians with a suite of new mobile applications for iPad.
CFS Aero is has been selected to service the component repair and overhaul requirements of the Royal Jordanian Falcons fleet.
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group (Marshall ADG) has purchased the European MRO business, for Hawker Beechcraft and will be serving the Middle East.
Atlasjet and Turkish Technic have signed a contract for comprehensive component support for the airline's A320 family fleet for a term of five years extendable to ten years.
Mubadala Aerospace's MRO network - has signed an agreement with Rockwell Collins to support Boeing 787 Dreamliner operators around the world.
Dublin Aerospace has announced that it has concluded a contract with DHL ME based in Bahrain for the provision of APU maintenance services on its fleet of B757 aircraft.
MSI Aircraft Maintenance Services International (MSI) and Reheat International have signed an agreement to jointly repair aircraft galley equipment, such as ovens, coffee makers, water heaters and boilers, at MSI's Dubai repair facility
EgyptAir Training Center has announced its capacity to conduct specialised maintenance training including electrical wiring interconnection system (EWIS) and damage assessment and reporting for aircraft
Airbus has achieved initial EASA certification of its innovative Runway Overrun Prevention System (ROPS) technology on A320ceo family aircraft.
Prince Fahd bin Abdullah, president of Saudi Arabia's General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA), and chairman of Saudia's board of directors said yesterday that the privatiation of Saudia is in the final stages.
Etihad Airways has signed an agreement with IAE International Aero Engines AG to upgrade the airline's current and future fleet of 35 V2500 engine-powered Airbus A320 family of aircraft to the V2500 SelectTwo engine standard.
Mubadala's aircraft engine and components financing and leasing solutions company Sanad is expanding its relationship with Abu Dhabi National Leasing (ADNL), the wholly owned lease financing arm of the National Bank of Abu Dhabi to
Pegasus Airlines has selected CFM International's advanced LEAP-1A engine to power its new fleet of 75 firm, 25 option A320neo/A321neo aircraft.
Turkish Technic and Nordwind Airlines have signed an agreement for APU maintenance.
Oman Air has placed a $200m order with Rolls-Royce for Trent 700 engines to power three Airbus A330 aircraft.
Qatar Airways has signed a 10-year agreement with UTC Aerospace Systems for nacelle maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for Airbus A330 aircraft powered with Pratt & Whitney PW4000 engines and A320s powered by the International Aero
Turkish low-cost airline Pegasus Airlines and Lufthansa Technik have signed a base maintenance contract for three C-Checks for Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737NG aircraft at the Lufthansa Technik base maintenance
Luxury brand business jet operator VistaJet was in record-breaking mode at EBACE this morning as it enrolled 50 Bombardier aircraft into the JSSI Platinum engine and APU hourly cost maintenance programmes.