Monthly Newsletter November 2018   www.aviationguideem.com

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Marillyn A. Hewson
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
 
Marillyn A. Hewson is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Lockheed Martin Corporation. She previously held a variety of increasingly...
 

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  Business Aviation  
 
 

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Charter flight market growth up by 4.5% in H12018
 
Strong growth in charter flight activity outpaced gains in Part 91 and nominally advancing fractional operations in the US over the past year. Global...
 
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Comlux completes 11th VIP interior outfitting on...
 
Comlux is pleased to announce that Comlux Completion, its Completion and Service Center based in Indianapolis IN, accomplished their 11th...
 
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50K business jet pilots required over the next decade
 
CAE released at the 2018 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) convention and exhibition its 2018 CAE Airline and Business Jet Pilot ...
 
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  Commercial Aviation  
 
 

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Delta Air Lines first to receive A220 in North America
 
Airbus recently welcomed Delta Air Lines as the first US carrier to take delivery of the Airbus A220 aircraft. On hand for the delivery ceremony at the aircraft’s...
 
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LCCs become significant players in short-haul services
 
Low-cost carriers (LCC) rose rapidly to become significant players in short-haul markets, quite often at the expense of legacy carriers’ short-haul services...
 
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Loganair adds new routes from Edinburgh Airport
 
Scottish airline Loganair is to launch four new routes as part of its summer schedule.The routes include year-round services to Norwegian cities...
 
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Military Aviation
 

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British armed forces to allow women in combat roles
 
Women will be allowed to apply for all military roles in the British armed forces, including in frontline infantry units and the...
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US Army pilots fly OPV helicopter to demonstrate...
 
US Army pilots exercised supervised autonomy to direct an optionally piloted helicopter (OPV) through a series of missions to demonstrate...
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Tapestry Solutions wins contract to provide ITV...
 
Boeing, through its subsidiary Tapestry Solutions, has received an award from the US Army to provide In-Transit Visibility (ITV) for ground...
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Italy to cut off billion dollars from its defense spending
 
Italy will cut €450 million ($512.3 million) from its planned defense spending in 2019 by suspending helicopter and missile purchases...
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  MRO      
 
     

 
Engine MRO demand remains strong
 
Rising fuel costs are not cutting into demand for MRO services even among older aircraft, engine...
 
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Turkish Technic grows third-party MRO business
 
Turkish Technic has grown its third-party maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) to 25% of its total revenue...
 
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ST Engineering divests specialty vehicles subsidiary in India
 
Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) recently announced that its indirect subsidiary, SDG Kinetics Pte. Ltd...
 
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  Training and recruitments  
 
 

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  CAE unveils visual solution program...
 

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  Kenya signs aviation training deal...
 

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  Cranfield Aviation Training unveils...
 
 
 
     
  women in aviation  
     
 

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WAI hosts ‘Girls in Aviation Day...
 
The Central Florida Chapter of Women in Aviation International (WAI) recently hosted a “Girls in Aviation Day” event in conjunction...
 
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Female pilots make debut in...
 
Pearl Wendy Mak, Wang Wen Chien and Nur Waie Hidayah Mohamad Rasidin have broken the norm, as previously most women in the aviation industry...
 
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  Space Today  
     
 

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First Pakistan space mission to launch...
 
Pakistan Information Minister, Fawad Chaudhry, revealed recently that country's first space mission will be launched in...
 
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UAE’s successfully launches most...
 
The launch of the Earth observation satellite took place on november 29, at 8.08am UAE-time onboard the H2-A rocket, which was...
 
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  Did You Know ?  
     
 
A Boeing 747 is made up of six million parts and one of them is its engine, which weighs almost 9,500 pounds (4,300 kg) and costs about $8 million.  

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  Breakthroughs  
     
 

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Scientists find first signs of ‘exomoon’
 
The exomoon, which is a satellite that orbits a planet outside our solar system, appears to be revolving around the Jupiter-sized...
 
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Safran to provide next-generation...
 
Zunum Aero has selected France’s Safran Helicopter Engines to provide a new-generation engine turbine for its hybrid-to-electric airplane...
 
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