22.03.2010 Pilot Riccardo Mortara sets world record despite Icelandic eruption
Geneva (CH) March 21, 2010: Swiss aviator Riccardo Mortara and his crew have set the record for the fastest flight around the world in a 9,000-12,000kg aircraft. They had to add a 12th leg to their trip, after plans to land in Keflavik, Iceland, were aborted due to a volcanic eruption.
19.03.2010 ILA-HeliCenter – Helicopters, Technologies, Missions and Trends
Europe’s leading meeting place for the helicopter sector has its own conference programme in 2010
19.03.2010 ROUND-THE-WORLD RECORD CREW ARE CLEAR FOR TAKE-OFF TIME TO BEAT: 67HRS 1MIN 10SECS
Today Riccardo Mortara and his crew will take-off from Geneva, fly eastbound, and attempt to beat the world circumnavigation record set by legendary pilot Steve Fossett. They must return to Geneva in under 67 hours one minute and ten seconds in order to achieve a new world record for the 9,000-12,000 class.
09.03.2010 ILA 2010 will feature the world’s most extensive programme of conferences
Over 100 specialist events covering current key subjects from all sectors of the industry – ILA consolidates its leading role as convention and trade show
04.03.2010 A NEW WIND OF HOPE
Breitling is delighted to announce that the humanitarian round-the-world tour, launched in 2009 to commemorate the feat achieved by Breitling Orbiter 3 ten years earlier, has already served to raise almost one hundred thousand euros (USD 140,000) to be devoted to fighting one of the most dreadful diseases to affect children.
04.03.2010 CAREER MAPPING KEY TO ADDRESSING PILOT SHORTAGE SAY INDUSTRY EXPERTS
Successful conclusion to region’s first-ever Aerospace & Defence Training Show
03.03.2010 AVIATION SKILLS TRAINING SEEN AS VITAL FOR GCC COUNTRIES TO DEVELOP AEROSPACE INDUSTRY
First-ever Aerospace & Defence Training Show in Middle East
02.03.2010 Exhibitor rush for places at the International Suppliers Center
ILA closes Europe’s gap in the B2B market – 60 per cent more exhibitors from the supply industry have already registered – International Buyers’ Day debuts on 9 June – ISC Forum with the latest market updates
02.03.2010 OMAN AIR AWARDS $2.6 MILLION CONTRACT TO SPATIAL FOR TWO CABIN EVACUATION TRAINERS DURING AIRCRAFT INTERIORS SHOW
Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, has awarded a US$2.6M contract to Spatial Composite Solutions, the Dubai-based manufacturer of crew training equipment, for two new Cabin Evacuation Trainers.
02.03.2010 RAMCO AVIATION RELEASES VERSION 5.2 OF THE SERIES 5 M&E / MRO AVIATON SOLUTION
Ramco Aviation announces version 5.2 of the Series 5 M&E / MRO Aviation Solution. Continuing to simplify the processes by which people interact with IT systems, version 5.2 expands the centralized graphical planning board, providing planners with full visibility into materials, man-power, tools and ground time constraints. Further simplifying the planning process, all maintenance due can be displayed within the new interface thereby reducing the opportunity for errors and maximizing the utilization of available ground time.
02.03.2010 BOTANY WEAVING SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH AIR ARABIA AT AIME MIDDLE EAST SHOW
Dubai, UAE. 1 March 2010 - Botany Weaving has signed an exclusive contract with Air Arabia to supply seat fabric, curtains and carpeting after successfully winning the strict design, durability and competitive cost requirements of the UAE’s first low-cost airline.
02.03.2010 AIRCRAFT INTERIORS MIDDLE EAST SHOW PLATFORM FOR ONBOARD INNOVATIONS
Contracts signed for training equipment, fabrics & livery
01.03.2010 MRO SHOW POINTS TO POOL OF SKILLED PERSONNEL AS FUTURE SUCCESS FOR AVIATION MAINTENANCE INDUSTRY IN MIDDLE EAST
Dubai, UAE. 1 March 2010 – The future success of aviation maintenance in the Middle East lies in the region’s high availability of skilled engineers and technicians, according to remarks at the close of the MRO Middle East conference and exhibition at Dubai’s Airport Expo.