Tag: Turboprops

Piaggio Aerospace awarded maintenance contract with ENAV

Aircraft manufacturer Piaggio Aerospace has won a contract with the Italian air navigation service provider ENAV for the maintenance of four P.180 Avanti turboprops. The €12.6 million contract has a duration of seven years and will provide integrated support for the Avanti aircraft, which are ...

Blackhawk King Air 300 receives FAA approval for engine upgrade program

Blackhawk Aerospace, which specialises in turboprop aircraft modifications, has announced its King Air 300 engine upgrade program has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval. The FAA issued a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the XP67A Engine+ upgrade for both the 14,000 an...

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Business aviation traffic shows decline across Europe

New data released by business aviation services company Argus has revealed a 16 per cent year-over-year decline in business aviation traffic in Europe. The data for the Eurocontrol coverage area showed declines across almost all types of aircraft, with turboprops leading the way at 28.6 per cent...

JSSI’s Business Aviation Index reveals worldwide growth in 2018

Jet Support Services (JSSI) has released its Business Aviation Index for 2018, reporting a year-to-date growth of 4.9 percent worldwide, with flight activity up 4.7 percent over the same period in 2017. The Business Aviation Index tracks the use of approximately 2,000 business aircraft including je...

Report: Business aviation activity slows for first time this year

An Argus aircraft activity report has demonstrated that business aviation activity dropped for the first time this year (2018). Investors do not have much of a warning to heed, however, as the the first drop in the year was not substantial. Flight activity slipped 0.1% year over year last mont...

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