Tag: Falcon

ExecuJet Haite completes first engine change on Falcon aircraft

ExecuJet Haite has completed its first engine change on a Falcon aircraft. The aircraft was a Falcon 7X, a trijet powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PW307A turbofans. The work was done at ExecuJet Haite’s Tianjin MRO centre, which has a built-in overhead crane for engine changes and other...

Sustainable Aviation Fuel for Falcon Aircraft in Little Rock

All customer acceptance and departure flights from the Dassault Aviation completion facility in Little Rock, Arkansas, will use sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The use of SAF at this site is part of the SAF plan implemented by Dassault to reduce the carbon footprint of its aviation operations. ...

Dassault Announces 2023 Falcon Regional M&O Schedule

This year’s Falcon Maintenance & Operations (M&O) Seminars will kick off on April 5 in Paris, France and conclude May 17 in São Paulo, Brazil. Miami and Chicago will also be included on this year’s M&O tour. The series will feature a smaller number of stops but an expanded, two-d...

Dassault Aviation Consolidates MRO Network

With new major development in Kuala Lumpur and Dubai and new line service bases in several additional European cities, Dassault Aviation is leveraging recently acquired MRO capabilities to reorganize and consolidate its worldwide support network and bring Falcon expertise around the world. The c...

West Star Aviation announces ALN lead promotions

West Star is pleased to announce the promotions of four technicians to Lead positions in the Falcon, Citation and Avionics departments at the East Alton, IL (ALN) facility. Kevin Rowe, Lead Aircraft Maintenance, Falcon; Chad Head, Lead Sheetmetal Technician, Falcon; Ken Schnurbusch, Lead Avionic...

Engine Assurance Program (EAP) sees enrollment growth of 40 percent

Responding to customer demand, EAP has added the Rolls-Royce AE3007C/C1 and AE3007A1E to its portfolio. The engines power the Citation X and Embraer Legacy 600 respectively. The company also has expanded its TFE731 capabilities by adding the -4 (Falcon 50-4, Citation VII), -20 (Lear 40/XR, Lear 45/...

Duncan Aviation Completes Citation 680 STC For Gogo Biz AVANCE L5

Duncan Aviation has announced that its Engineering and Certification Department has completed a full-equipment Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for installation of the Gogo Business Aviation AVANCE L5 in-flight Internet and Wi-Fi system in Cessna Citation 680 aircraft. This is the seventh STC ...

Dassault Aviation to Provide Special Event Support at Davos

Dassault Aviation’s global product support organization, voted number one in 2019 industry surveys, will once again position an elite team of service specialists, equipment and rapid response aircraft at airports near Davos the week of January 20th.  Dassault Aviation makes these comprehe...

Jet Maintenance International MRO launching at London Oxford Airport

Jet Maintenance International (JMI), a new maintenance company, will be established at London Oxford Airport from the beginning of May. Specialising in Citation and Falcon variants, it will offer line, base and AOG capabilities under the leadership of principals Neil Plumb and Ed Griffith. Boasti...

Dassault Aviation acquires ExecuJet Malaysia’s MRO business at Subang Airport

Dassault Aviation has announced its acquisition of ExecuJet’s maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) business at Subang Airport, reinforcing its support capability in Southeast Asia. ExecuJet Malaysia is part of ExecuJet’s global MRO network, which Dassault agreed to purchase earlier this yea...

Dassault to provide special event support for Falcon operators in Davos

Dassault Aviation’s global product support organisation is offering a full selection of services to assist Falcon operators at major worldwide business, cultural and sporting events in 2019. This year’s list of special event support activities takes place from 22 to 25 January, at the world ec...

New Falcon 900LX welcomed to Heron Aviation fleet

Heron Aviation, headquartered in southern Germany, has announced further growth of its commercial management division with the addition of a Dassault Falcon 900LX to their charter fleet. The aircraft will join Heron under EASA OPS as registration D-AHRT and the aircraft will bolster Heron Aviation...

Planet Nine adds another Falcon 7X to chartered fleet

Planet Nine Private Air Limitedintroduced its third VIP 16-seat Falcon 7X (N919NE) into service last week. The aircraft’s arrival rounds off a frenetic first six months for the Van Nuys, California based operator, recently accredited with WYVERN WINGMAN status, under the new onsite flight leader ...

Falcon 8X certified for EFVS to operations of100ft

The Falcon 8X has been certified by EASA and the FAA for an enhanced flight vision system capability that gives operational credit for poor visibility approaches down to 100 ft, greatly improving access to airports in bad weather and significantly enhancing fleet efficiency. The new EFVS capabili...

US airport: Dassault Falcon overruns runway killing two

Source: Sputnik International. Two people have been killed following an accident at Greenville Downtown Airport involving a Dassault Falcon which overran the runway. The Falcon 50 overran the runway at the airport last week killing the two pilots and injuring two passengers on board. After ru...

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