NEWS


Serge Pons named President of Safran Ventilation Systems
2019/01/17 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Effective January 1, 2019, Serge Pons has been appointed President of Safran Ventilation Systems. He succeeds Bruno Bergoend, who has been named Senior Vice President,...


The main mergers, acquisitions and consolidations in the MRO industry
2019/01/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

2018 was marked by a whole range of consolidations and buy-outs that directly or indirectly affected the aerospace maintenance, a trend which should continue this year...


ATR invests in continuous improvement
2019/01/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Like other aircraft manufacturers, ATR is placing more emphasis on incremental innovation than on introducing breakthrough technologies. However, it is clear that the ...


Monarch Aircraft Engineering goes bust
2019/01/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Monarch Aircraft Engineering (MAEL) survived the collapse of Monarch Airlines for barely one year, showing just how hard it is to survive in the maintenance sector as ...


First Pratt & Whitney GTF engine to be overhauled in South East Asia
2019/01/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

This is a major new step for Pratt & Whitney's geared turbofan engine family (GTF). Eagle Services Asia (ESA), the joint venture formed by the engine manufacturer and ...


2019/01/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Vietnam's newest commercial carrier Bamboo Airways took flight Wednesday, officially entering Southeast Asia's crowded aviation sector where it will face stiff compet...


2019/01/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

China will seek to establish an international lunar base one day, possibly using 3D printing technology to build facilities, the Chinese space agency said Monday, wee...


2019/01/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

A military cargo plane overshot a runway, crashed and caught fire during a botched landing near the Iranian capital Tehran, killing 15 people, the army said Monday.Th...


2019/01/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR SECURITY

One of the first priorities for air crash investigators is to locate a plane's two black boxes, which hold vital clues on what caused it to go down.On Monday, Indones...


2019/01/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The cockpit voice recorder from a Lion Air jet that crashed last October has been recovered, Indonesian authorities said Monday, a discovery that could be critical to...