LFV and Saab go global and establish a joint venture for remotely-operated air navigation services

LFV and Saab establish a joint venture, Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions, to promote, develop, deliver and operate digital remote air traffic control for the export market. “LFV and Saab have been working together on the development of Remote Tower Services and the digitalisation of air navigation services for many years. Establishing a joint venture … [Read more…]

Sikorsky’s S-92® Helicopter Fleet Surpasses One Million Flight Hours

STRATFORD, Conn., June 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The global fleet of Sikorsky S-92® helicopters recently surpassed one million flight hours, in an impressively short time of less than 12 years.  Sikorsky is a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT). “We are incredibly thankful to our customers, suppliers and employees for reaching this milestone, and we are tremendously … [Read more…]

PANASONIC SCALES UP EUTELSAT CAPACITY OVER ASIA PACIFIC FOR IN-FLIGHT INTERNET AND TV SERVICES

Paris, 9 June 2016 – Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) today announced that Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic), the largest provider of in-flight entertainment and communications services, has booked additional capacity on the EUTELSAT 172A satellite to deliver broadband connectivity and TV services to commercial airlines over the Pacific Ocean region. Located at 172° East, … [Read more…]

Azerbaijan intends to launch final assembly of the AN−178 transport at own production facility

During the meeting with mass media by the AN−178 aircraft: Mr. Dzhahangir Askerov, President of AZAL JSC, Mykhaylo Gvozdov, President of ANTONOV Company, Oleksandr Kotsiuba, First Vice President of ANTONOV Company On June 6, 2016, meeting of the ANTONOV Company’s management with Mr. Dzhahangir Askerov, President of AZAL JSC, and other heads of Azerbaijan companies … [Read more…]