News from Aerospace and Aviation Industry



The Boeing 737 MAX 200 is cleared to take off in Europe
2021/04/08 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has in turn validated the modifications to the type certificate of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 in its 737-8200 version, or simply 7...


Vallair strengthens its MRO team with the appointment of Armando Filho as Director of Material Management
2021/03/31 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Vallair,  the multi-faceted aviation business dedicated to the support of aircraft operators and lessors, has strengthened its MRO team with the appointment ...


ATR outlines plan for recovery in 2021 and beyond
2021/03/29 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

ATR is determined to emerge stronger from the COVID crisis by strengthening its global presence in the next decade and by continuing to offer the most sustainable and ...


How Etihad Airways has navigated the pandemic
2021/03/29 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

One year since 23 March 2020, when the UAE grounded all passenger flights due to the pandemicEtihad’s trail-blazing response included the launch of Etihad Wellne...


Shing-Hwang Kao Appointed President of China Airlines
2021/03/22 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The China Airlines Board of Directors approved the appointment of Mr. Shing-Hwang Kao as the new president of the Taiwan-based carrier. Kao has previously served as a ...


Piper Aircraft to Host Information Sessions for 2021 Apprenticeship Program
2021/03/22 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Piper Aircraft announced today that it will host a series of virtual information sessions for the 2021 Apprenticeship Program. The information sessions will provide pr...


Rolls-Royce and Tecnam join forces with Widerøe to deliver an all-electric passenger aircraft ready for service in 2026
2021/03/18 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Rolls-Royce and airframer Tecnam are joining forces with Widerøe – the largest regional airline in Scandinavia, to deliver an all-electric passenger aircr...


An interview with Barbara Snowden, Quality Assurance Technician at AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP)
2021/03/17 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

In this interview, we asked Barbara about her role as Quality Assurance Technician at AMETEK SMP and how women of all ages can be encouraged to consider engineering as...


Appointment of Dharam Sheoran as CEO of AKKA North America
2021/03/15 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

AKKA, a leader in engineering consulting and R&D services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dharam SHEORAN as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of AKKA North ...


Perwien Meriwani Appointed Managing Director, KLM UK Engineering Limited
2021/03/11 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Perwien Meriwani has been appointed Managing Director of KLM UK Engineering Limited as of 1st July 2021. Based in Norwich, KLM UK Engineering is an AFI KLM E&...