Tag: UAE

Gama Aviation completes 36,000 sqm parking apron at Sharjah International Airport

Gama Aviation completes 36,000 sqm parking apron at Sharjah International Airport

Gama Aviation has completed a "major milestone" in the construction of its new Business Aviation Centre facility at Sharjah International Airport. Designed to facilitate a range of business jet types, helicopters and future eVTOL air systems, the Business Aviation Centre will be comprised of a 14...

FlyNow Aviation to contribute to net zero discussions at COP28

FlyNow Aviation has announced its participation in the upcoming COP28 Summit in Dubai. The company said it is honoured to be participating as one of the sustainable start-ups in the Green Zone at COP28 to showcase its revolutionary CO2 neutral Mobility Air Vehicle and its mission towards environment...

Nomad Technics performs A-check on an Airbus ACJ319.

Nomad Technics has recently completed maintenance work on an Airbus ACJ319 in addition to extensive cabin maintenance and fuselage refreshing work during the winter time. The work included an A-check, routine maintenance work and out of phase maintenance tasks. In addition defect rectification...

Demand for private jets rises in the UAE over COVID-19 fears

By Cleofe Maceda, ZAWYA Although a pandemic-induced slowdown has decimated commercial airline passenger traffic, the private-jet industry in the UAE is taking off thanks to corporates and wealthy residents in the Emirates. Since the coronavirus lockdown was lifted a few months back, the cha...

Falcon Aviation expands service capability with non-destructive testing approval

Falcon Aviation, one of the UAE’s leading business aviation services company, has been awarded D1 approval for Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) by three authorities, including the EASA. This allows Falcon Aviation to identify latent issues in customer aircraft and attend to them to the highest safet...

MEBAA initiated 1st Planning and Operation Committee in the UAE

MEBAA has initiated to set up a Planning and Operation Committee (POC) in the Middle East & North Africa. The first POC, UAE chapter took place on February 10 in the Address Hotel, Dubai. This is the first POC meeting in the General & Business Aviation industry to be set up by MEBAA and wil...

Jetex appointed as the official FBO for the 2019 Dubai Airshow

This year, for the third time running Jetex will be the official FBO for The Dubai Airshow 2019. It is an honour for Jetex to be given the opportunity to take the lead within such a prominent event held in the UAE, showing the trust and respect they have in the region. This year has been big for Je...

MEBAA Insurance tailor made its medical insurance to suit members in UAE

MEBAA has entered into an Agreement with National General Insurance Company (NGI) UAE, to provide uniquely designed Medical Insurance Scheme for its member companies operating within UAE. This association is strengthened by Surety Global & Allianz Partners, the B2B2C leader in assistance, inter...

Falcon Aviation widens its MRO capabilities at its UAE locations

Falcon Aviation has been awarded new accreditation to handle business jet and regional aircraft MRO at its UAE locations by Saudi Arabia’s General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA).  The latest GACA accreditation strengthens Falcon Aviation’s market reach, adding to existing current approvals...

Dassault Falcon 8X in the spotlight at MEBAA 2018

Dassault Aviation highlighted its ultra-long range Falcon 8X and new Falcon 6X ultra widebody twinjet at the Middle East & North Africa Business Aviation Association (MEBAA) show and exhibition this week at Dubai World Central Airport. The company’s Falcon 8X flagship, now nearing its secon...

MEBAA 2018: Dubai South unveils the Aviation One office complex

Dubai South unveiled today the Aviation One office complex - the Dubai South - flagship commercial property on the sideline of MEBAA 2018 this week. "The Aviation one is a premium and one-stop shop business facility. A unique commercial complex in new Aviation District at Dubai South, Aviation On...

ExecuJet to open Dubai FBO-MRO facility by end of 2019

ExecuJet is slating a end-of-2019 opening date for its new joint FBO-MRO facility at Dubai South in time for the World Expo 2020 due to take place in the city. It is anticipated that the facility will compromise 22,000 square metres and there will be enough space for an FBO, MRO facility and an e...

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