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Indonesian carrier BBN Airlines awarded airline operator certificate

BBN Airlines Indonesia is the latest addition to the country's aviation industry and will specialise in the provision of aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI), air charter, and air freight services. ACMI is considered relatively new in Indonesia, and there are very few service provider...

DIAL & Adone Events launch Air Expo India, a new general & business aviation exhibition for ASIA

Air Expo India, a brand new general and business aviation exhibition, will be hosted by Delhi International Airport (a GMR Airports Limited company) in November 2023 at Indira Gandhi International Airport, the primary international airport serving Delhi, the capital of India. The show was officia...

ExecuJet MRO Services Malaysia now the leading MRO in Asia for Dassault Aviation

ExecuJet MRO Services Malaysia is now certified to work on all in-production models of Dassault Falcon aircraft, making it the leading maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) organisation in Asia for Dassault Aviation civil aircraft. Leading aviation authorities have certified ExecuJet’s Malays...

Ideagen and ExecuJet MRO Services in Global Software Project

Dassault-owned, ExecuJet MRO Services, is to roll out several software applications from Ideagen across its global operations to standardise a series of processes as it prepares for a three year growth project. Q-Pulse, Q-Pulse Risk and Academy will handle processes associated with quality, safe...

Metrojet welcomes new director of business development

Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited - a premium business aviation service provider part of the Kadoorie Group – has welcomed Dave Yip in the new role of director, business development from last month. Dave will oversee all aspects of business development, including aircraft management, charter, a...

HondaJet Elite obtains Chinese type certification

Honda Aircraft Company says the HondaJet Elite has received type certification from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). The Japanese aircraft manufacturer adds it demonstrates the aircraft meets the safety standards set by the organization. Deliveries in the region will begin...

25 per cent corporate jet growth possible, says new AsBAA chairman

New head of the Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA), Wu Zhendong, said the Asian business jet sector could see a 25 per cent growth if the region’s airports stopped prioritising commercial flights. He said it was “depressing” seeing people just take first class on a commercial flig...

New research reveals 29 private jets could be delivered to Singapore up to 2025

New analysis from corporate aviation finance specialist Shearwater Aero Capital reveals that as many as 29 new private jets could be delivered to Singapore between now and 2025. The cost of these aircraft could be in the region of $1 billion. The company’s analysis reveals that the country ...

Boeing launches new business jet services bundle with Metrojet

Boeing has launched a new Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) services bundle and signed the first multi-year agreement for this service with Hong Kong-based business jet operator Metrojet. The new services bundle provides essential digital aviation tools for BBJ flight and maintenance crews which include...

JAL Business Aviation on schedule for launch at end of 1H19

JAL Business Aviation - the new business aviation joint venture between Japan Airlines (JAL) and Marubeni - is on schedule to launch in the first half of 2019, according to reports. JAL and Marubeni announced in January they will be establishing the new business jet company in order to meet the ...

Universal Aviation Singapore celebrates inauguration of new Seletar Business Aviation Centre

Universal Aviation Singapore has celebrated the official inauguration of the new Seletar Business Aviation Centre (SBAC) and its new operations offices at a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by clients, partners, airport, and local dignitaries. “The official grand opening of the new SBAC is a ...

Sino Jet subsidiary Geostar seeing strong demand despite economic slowdown

In 2018 - Sino Jet subsidiary - Geostar - has been rising the ranks of specialist travel service providers in China and is making a mark on the business aviation industry as specialist 'flying clubs' are on the rise in the region. The company says that despite a slowdown in the Chinese economy, it ...

Chinese operator Sino Jet enhances operations in the Greater Bay Area

Chinese business aviation operator Sino Jet expanded last year to include a base in Guangzhou, China, under the company’s strategic expansion into the Greater Bay Area (GBA) and is to further grow its presence in the area. The operator, which is also the first in Mainland China to achieve the int...

AsBAA welcomes increase of user fees in the Philippines

The Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA) said it welcomes the increase of user fees by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP). The association said in a statement that the last increase of the user fees of the Philippine Government was 25 years ago and it is "time that user...

ACS opens a new office in Shanghai

Air Charter Service (ACS) has invested further in its Asian operations by opening a new office in Shanghai, China on 1 March. The UK-headquartered air charter company’s APAC regional director, Stephen Fernandez said Shanghai was a “natural choice” for its second office in mainland China. ...

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