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D’Shannon Aviation opens Engine Department

Posted on October 11th, 2013 by

BUFFALO, Minn. — D’Shannon Aviation recently launched an engine department in Mooresville, N.C., that is designed to service all Continental direct drive engines, restoring them to standards that meet or exceed “factory new” specs. Continue Reading →

Above Alaska Aviation named first factory-approved Poly-Fiber Installation Center

Posted on October 6th, 2013 by

TALKEETNA, Alaska — Above Alaska Aviation has been named Poly-Fiber’s first-ever factory-approved installation center. After years of phone calls to the Poly-Fiber factory from aircraft owners requesting recommendations for a quality facility to have their aircraft recovered, Jon Goldenbaum, president... Continue Reading →


Metro Aviation expands training center

Posted on October 5th, 2013 by

SHREVEPORT, La. — Metro Aviation is already expanding its 12,000-square-foot training center, which was just completed in February, to allow for more expansive training capabilities. Metro is nearly doubling the space of its facility, according to officials. Continue Reading →

New location for Air Orlando’s two companies

Posted on September 27th, 2013 by

Air Orlando Sales and Air Orlando Maintenance have moved to one central location at Orlando Executive Airport (KORL). Continue Reading →

FAA accepts JDA course for IA Refresher Training

Posted on September 27th, 2013 by

The FAA has accepted JDA’s Aviation Industry Suspected Unapproved Parts (SUPs) Training Course as an approved Inspection Authorization (IA) refresher training program. Continue Reading →

Air Orlando Maintenance appointed Caravan Authorized Service Facility

Posted on September 25th, 2013 by

Air Orlando Maintenance at Orlando Executive Airport (KORL) in Florida has been chosen as a Cessna Caravan Authorized Service Facility. Continue Reading →

HazMat training offered online

Posted on August 15th, 2013 by

Aviation Training Academy (ATA) has  launched its new online training program directed at FBOs, corporate flight departments, municipalities, fueling agents, line service technicians, and mechanics. Continue Reading →

AAR to open new maintenance facility at CWF

Posted on August 12th, 2013 by

AAR has signed an agreement to open its sixth North American aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facility in Lake Charles, Louisiana, at the Chennault International Airport (CWF). Continue Reading →

P&WC launches extended warranty for skydive operators

Posted on August 2nd, 2013 by

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) and Blackhawk Modifications have launched a Progressive Maintenance Program (PMP) for skydive operators using PT6A-42A engines on Blackhawk Modifications’ XP42A Cessna Caravan conversion. Continue Reading →


Cascade Aircraft Management moves to Idaho

Posted on August 1st, 2013 by

Cascade Aircraft Management, a center for custom Experimental and light aviation, is moving to Caldwell, Idaho. Continue Reading →