Leonardo are showcasing their VIP Helicopters at EBACE 2017; with a static display of a A109SP GrandNew at this years show.
The company is markeitng its claim as holding a leading position in the global VIP helicopter market with a 50% share in the multiengine segment.
The A109SP GrandNew features an exclusive six-seat VIP cabin and anticipates safety-enhancing requirements such as ADS-B Out.
Leonardo can develop highly-customised solutions for VIP customers, drawing on in-house expertise as well as some prime aviation interior designers, leading fashion companies and young designers introducing solutions from other sectors.
Aero-Dienst Winner of Bombardier Maintenance Award
Aero-Dienst was announced the winner of its Authorized Service Facility (ASF) Excellence Award.
After already being crowned as the winner last year, Aero-Dienst has once again been awarded the number one service facility Worldwide and Europe by Bombardier. Bombardier grants the annual Excellence Award for exceptional quality, performance, and outstanding service to Bombardier customers.
Duncan Delivers First CJ3 Pro Line Fusion Upgrade
Duncan Aviation has gone from strength to strength over th eyears and has announced at the show that they have delivered the first Cessna Citation CJ3 aircraft equipped with the Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion flight deck upgrade.
The upgrade meets upcoming NextGen mandates, and was awarded an STC from the FAA on April 21. The aircraft has beed redelivered to the customer on April 27.
Duncan Aviation say a second CJ3 scheduled to receive the upgrade is currently in work at Duncan and is to be delivered in early June; with a further 20 additional CJ3 aircraft scheduled for the upgrade over the next 18 months.
Satair Group sign five-year deal with Honeywell Aerospace
Satair Group has signed a five-year deal with Honeywell Aerospace (Booth O121) to support the implementation of ADS-B on Honeywell Primus II-equipped business aircraft.
Rockwell Collins ‘Stage’ IFE marketed at EBACE
The newest in-flight entertainment from Rockwell Collins branded ‘Stage’ is being promoted for the first time at EBACE.
Rockwell Collins Stage provides an onboard media streaming solution for personal devices provides a broad selection of entertainment and information for passengers; which includes over 800 movies and TV shows – plus weather, business, sports and news feeds; audio collection; destination and event information and gaming in five languages.
DishwashAir – the Inflight Dishwasher from Lufthansa Technik
Onwers of larger executive VIP business jets have placed orders with Lufthansa Technik for its new inflight dishwasher, named the DishwashAir. Developed by hs² engineering of Ulm, Germany, in collaboration with a Lufthansa Technik engineering team, the dishwasher is designed for use on board aircraft.