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Changes of personnel on the SWISS Board of Directors
2017/11/17 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

André Blattmann, former Chief of the Swiss Armed Forces, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS). He will take up ...


Aviation maintenance in Asia-Pacific : trends confirmed
2017/11/15 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

The 17th MRO Asia-Pacific exhibition which was held in Singapore two weeks ago provided the opportunity to remind everyone who attended that the region had already bec...


Airbus finalises the sale of Vector Aerospace to StandardAero
2017/11/15 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

It's now official: Vector Aerospace is no longer under the Airbus umbrella. The sale of the Canadian MRO company to the American StandardAero Aviation Holdings was fin...


Airbus lands biggest-ever contract for 430 A320s
2017/11/15 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Airbus announced its biggest-ever order on Wednesday, signing a deal to supply 430 of its medium-range A320 family of aircraft to US investment firm Indigo Partners, a...


Boeing announces $27bn order from flydubai for 737 MAXs
2017/11/15 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing on Wednesday announced an order from Gulf airline flydubai for 225 medium-haul 737 MAX aircraft with a list price of $27 billion, hailing it as the "largest-ev...


Elise Hermant appointed as Groupe ADP Communication Director
2017/11/14 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

As from 1st December 2017:Elise Hermant is appointed as Groupe ADP Communication Director, member of the Executive Committee, to replace Benjamin Perret.&nbs...


Bombardier wins up to $2.2 bn CSeries orders from EgyptAir
2017/11/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Canadian aircraft maker Bombardier said Tuesday it had agreed to sell up to 24 CSeries aircraft to EgyptAir for a total price tag of nearly $2.2 billion.According to a...


Cynthia Garneau, President of Bell Helicopter Textron Canada, Elected Chair of the AIAC Board
2017/11/14 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) is pleased to announce the election of Cynthia Garneau, President of Bell Helicopter Textron Canada, as Chair of ...


Tarmac Aerosave stores its 500th aircraft and 1st Airbus A380
2017/11/14 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Tarmac Aerosave, the leading aircraft storage, maintenance and recycling company in Europe, has just stored its 500th aircraft. At the Tarbes site on 13 November 2017,...


Flybe partners with Amadeus for digital transformation
2017/11/14 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

Flybe customers to benefit from an enhanced digital experience including personalised offers, tailored pricing and mobile disruption management.Adoption of Amadeus&rsq...