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Thales and Gemalto are granted regulatory clearance by the European Commission
2018/12/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 27 March 2018 in relation to the laun...


Boeing Delivers First 787-9 Dreamliner for Royal Air Maroc
2018/12/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Larger and longer-range Dreamliner to help airline expand service to Europe, United States, Latin AmericaMorocco's flag carrier unveils new interior and special li...


François Lepot has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Safran Aero Boosters
2018/12/13 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

François Lepot has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Safran Aero Boosters with effect from February 2019, as Yves Prete leaves for retirem...


Leased aircraft and MRO: good practice
2018/12/12 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

While the worldwide commercial aircraft fleet continues to expand, so, of course, does the fleet operated under leasing contracts. Lessors now have over 10 000 planes ...


Airbus Helicopters extends its MRO capabilities in Japan
2018/12/12 | AEROCONTACT | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Airbus Helicopters is preparing to extend its maintenance capabilities in Japan. The European helicopter manufacturer is announcing that it is to open a new MRO buildi...


2018/12/12 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

SIER, a French engineering company located in Toulouse-Blagnac, announces the extension of the scope of its activities to modifications and maintenance for airlines. ...


Alberto Gutiérrez appointed Head of Military Aircraft at Airbus Defence and Space
2018/12/12 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Airbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) has appointed Alberto Gutiérrez, 56, Head of Military Aircraft within Airbus Defence and Space, effective 1 January 2019....


2018/12/12 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Rolls-Royce on Wednesday said it was switching to Germany from the UK its design-approval of large aircraft engines after Prime Minister Theresa May delayed parliamen...


Bruno Heinrich Appointed CRMA Chief Executive Officer
2018/12/06 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Bruno Heinrich has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of CRMA, an AIR FRANCE-KLM subsidiary. CRMA was founded in 1957 and is based at Elancourt, just outside Paris...


Benjamin Moreau To Head Up AFI KLM E&M Components
2018/12/06 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Benjamin Moreau has been appointed Senior Vice President Components AFI KLM E&M, effective 1 October 2018.An alumnus of the Ecole Polytechnique and the Ecole Natio...