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Sukhoi Superjet 100 VNAV certified

Posted 25 November 2014

The Aviation Register of Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC AR) issued a Supplemental Type Certificate for the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100), permitting the usage of Vertical Navigation (VNAV) functionality at all stages of flight.

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Fatima Beyina-Moussa named President of AFRAA

Posted 25 November 2014

At the close of the 46th general meeting of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA), organised by Air Algérie in early November, Fatima Beyina-Moussa, managing director of ECAir (Equatorial Congo Airlines) was named President of

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Ethiopian Airlines receives fourth B777-200 LR freighter

Posted 25 November 2014

Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it has received its fourth B777-200 LR freighter.

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ATR obtains EASA certification for developments on ATR-600 avionics suite

Posted 25 November 2014

ATR has announced that it has obtained certification for the very latest innovations developed for the avionics of the ATR 42-600s and ATR 72-600s from the European Aviation Safety Agency.

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EgyptAir Training Center cooperate with Eritrean Airlines

Posted 24 November 2014

Egypt Air Training Center has received a high-level delegation from Eritrean Airlines to discuss ways to expand cooperation in the fields of cabin crew training for Eritrean Airlines crews.

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MTU Maintenance celebrates 35 years in MRO business

Posted 24 November 2014

MTU Maintenance is celebrating its 35th anniversary in the MRO (maintenance, repair and overhaul) business this fall.

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Ethiopian Airlines closes Junior Loan Financing with ING

Posted 21 November 2014

Ethiopian Airlines has secured a USD 41.4 million 7-year junior loan facility from ING Capital LLC for the acquisition of two Boeing 777 freighter aircraft.

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Air Partner and Envirotainer respond to the Ebola crisis

Posted 20 November 2014

Air Partner and Envirotainer have been assisting in the humanitarian response to the Ebola crisis.

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South African Airways completes emergency exercise

Posted 19 November 2014

South African Airways yesterday concluded an emergency exercise which was designed to test the emergency response procedures of the airline.

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PAS sign purchase agreement for CRJ900 NextGen regional jet

Posted 18 November 2014

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has announced that Petroleum Air Services (PAS) of Cairo, Egypt has signed a firm purchase agreement to acquire a CRJ900 NextGen regional jet.

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Africa an important focus for Bell Helicopter CEO

Posted 16 October 2014

John L Garrison, Bell Helicopter's president and chief executive officer claims Africa is such an important focus for the company's attention writes Jon Lake.

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