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MRO : ASL Airlines entrusts Sabena technics for the support of its ATR fleet
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Sabena technics and ASL Airlines Ireland have extended their support contract covering 4 ATR 42-300Fs and 12 ATR 72-200Fs. According to the agreement, Sabena technics ...


MRO : Visual inspections by drone is now authorized on narrowbody aircraft in Singapore
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

MRO : Aircraft Inspection by drone is now authorized in Singapore on narrowbody aircraft ST Engineering has received the green light from the CAAS (Civil Aviation Aut...


IAI to convert 3 new 767s to Freighters for DHL
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) signed a new contract with DHL International on June 22. The German company has thus entrusted IAI's Aviation Group (former Bedek) wi...


Pratt & Whitney to adapt its Maine facility to add PW1100G-JM MRO capabilities
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Pratt & Whitney will invest $ 12.5 million in its North Berwick facility (Maine) to add GTF MRO Capabilities. More specifically, the factory will perform maintenance...


Jet Aviation cuts 200 jobs at its Basel-Mulhouse maintenance and completion center
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Jet Aviation (General Dynamics) had to lay off about 200 employees working at its Basel-Mulhouse facility. The restructuring will result in at least 190 job cuts, out ...


Portugal strikes deal to nationalise TAP airline
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Portugal said Thursday it will nationalise TAP airline to prevent the firm collapsing after striking a deal with private shareholders.Like most carriers, the company ...


Quarantines hurting Mideast aviation recovery: IATA
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Strict quarantine measures imposed by African and Middle Eastern nations are preventing the travel industry from getting back off the ground, threatening further loss...


Boeing Delivers 2,500th AH-64 Apache Helicopter
2020/07/02 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing recently delivered its 2,500th AH-64 Apache helicopter, an E-model Apache for the U.S. Army, from the company’s production line in Mesa, Arizona.The first...


IAI to convert 3 new 767s to freighters for DHL
2020/07/01 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) signed a new contract with DHL International on June 22. The German company has thus entrusted IAI’s Aviation Group (former Bedek) wi...


2020/07/01 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Virgin Atlantic is "close" to securing a deal to recapitalise the struggling British airline as the coronavirus pandemic slashes demand for air travel, a source told ...