Tag: South America

Airbus Helicopters breaks twin-engine altitude record with H145 landing

Airbus Helicopters has announced that an H145 aircraft has landed successfully on the Aconcagua mountain in the Andes, breaking a twin-engine altitude record in the process. The aircraft took off from Mendoza, Argentina and flew 30 minutes to the foot of the Aconcagua, the highest mountain in th...

Pilatus Aircraft celebrates first delivery of PC-24 to South American market

Aerospace manufacturer Pilatus Aircraft has announced the first delivery of a PC-24 to a customer in South America, marking the occasion with a ceremony at its Colorado facility. The light business jet was sold to Chilean customer Ignacio del Rio, who also owns a Pilatus PC-12 NG and will operat...

ACS invests in Brazil with the opening of a new premises

Air Charter Service (ACS) has invested in Brazil after moving into a premises as it continues to see strong demand for services. The air charter company said in the 2018 financial year, it surpassed 2017 figures with more than two months of the year remaining. ACS Brazil chief executive offic...

Constant Aviation expands international MRO support to Brazilian registered aircraft

Constant Aviation - a full-service nationwide MRO specialising in airframe and engine maintenance, major repairs, avionics, interiors and paint services - has received certification from the Brazilian ANAC. The certification grants approval for Constant Aviation to provide maintenance services a...

Dassault Aviation builds presence in Brazilian market

Dassault Aviation is continuing to expand on its capabilities in Sao Paulo, Brazil as it recognises the importance of its operations in Latin America. Dassault own a service centre in Sorocaba Airport in the Brazilian city and it is adding further capabilities to it to meet an expanding customer ...

World Fuel Services shows off Latin American FBOs at LABACE

Source: ABAG. World Fuel Services, based in Miami, Florida in the US, has demonstrated its foothold in Latin America at the ongoing LABACE conference and exhibition in Brazil. Representatives of WFS' FBOs in Brazil, Chile and other parts of Latin America and South America were on hand to demonst...

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