StandardAero Signs Multi-Year PW127M Support Agreement with Silver Airways, Launch Customer for the ATR -600 Series in the USA

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – October 15, 2019 – StandardAero has recently signed an exclusive long-term contract with Silver Airways for Pratt & Whitney PW127M engine support.  Fort Lauderdale-based Silver Airways is America’s leading independent regional airline. StandardAero will provide Silver Airways with comprehensive engine services in support of the airline’s fleet of brand new ATR -600 […]

StandardAero and Thales Sign Agreement for Certification and Distribution of New Wearable Head-Up Display for Business Aviation Aircraft

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. & MONTREAL, Québec – September 26, 2019 – StandardAero and Thales recently signed a long-term partnership agreement for the certification and distribution of the Thales TopMax wearable Head-Up Display (HUD) for use in business aviation aircraft. TopMax is an industry first, resulting from Thales’ decades-long experience in military Helmet Mounted Display Systems (HMDS) […]

StandardAero Celebrates 30,000 Square Foot Expansion at Company’s Hillsboro, Ohio Component Repair Facility

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – September 24, 2019 –  StandardAero Component Services recently celebrated the grand opening of the company’s 30,000 sq. ft. expansion of its Hillsboro, Ohio, engine component manufacturing and engine component repair facility. The additional working space and capital improvements included the building and additional equipment to support aerospace engine low pressure turbine vane […]

StandardAero Acquires Safe Aviation Solutions (including Safe Fuel, Accel and B&E ACR) to Expand Component Repair and LRU Portfolio

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – September 10, 2019 –  StandardAero has acquired Safe Aviation Solutions (including Safe Fuel, Accel and B&E ACR), formerly the MRO services subsidiary of the B&E Group, which will continue to expand StandardAero’s Components, Helicopters & Accessories (CH&A) division and its portfolio of MRO and component repair services.  Terms of the transaction were […]

StandardAero Releases New STC for Installing Viasat’s Ku, Ka or KuKa SATCOM Systems on Bombardier Global 5000/6000/GEX Family of Aircraft

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.  –  August 28, 2019 –  StandardAero has completed Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval for installing Viasat Ku, Ka or KuKa SATCOM systems on Bombardier Global 5000/6000/GEX model business jets.  The system is the fastest Ka SATCOM solution currently available. The new STC product, including radome, was certified on August 22 with the first […]

Dallas Airmotive Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Brazil Regional Turbine Center’s Establishment

São Paulo, Brazil – August 12, 2019 – Dallas Airmotive will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its Brazil Regional Turbine Center’s establishment with a special reception at the Latin American Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (LABACE) on Aug. 15 at 4 p.m. The reception will be held at Dallas Airmotive stand #2006. Dallas Airmotive’s Brazil RTC was […]

StandardAero Completes First U.S. Registered Learjet 45 Honeywell Primus Elite Cockpit Upgrade

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.  – July 22, 2019 –  StandardAero completed its first U.S registered Learjet 45 Honeywell Primus Elite installation at its MRO facility in Augusta Georgia facility, using JetCity’s FAA approved STC. Honeywell’s Primus Elite enhanced cockpit system provides greater functionality and overall situational awareness with the addition of charts, maps and safety enhancements for […]

StandardAero and Robertson Fuel Systems Deliver Two AS350 Crash-Resistant Fuel Tanks to the Oklahoma City Police Department

OMAHA, Neb. – July 18, 2019 – StandardAero and Robertson Fuel Systems have recently delivered two of their AS350/EC130 crash-resistant fuel tanks (CRFT) to Hangar One Avionics, which will soon be installed on the Oklahoma City Police Department’s (OKCPD) AS350 B3e (H125) helicopters. The OKCPD received budget approval in May 2018 to purchase crashworthy fuel […]

StandardAero and Robertson Fuel Systems Prepare to Deliver AS350 Crash-Resistant Fuel Tank to Major North American Public Safety Operator

OMAHA, Neb. – July 17, 2019 – StandardAero has received another order for its highly successful AS350/EC130 crash-resistant fuel tank (CRFT), developed in cooperation with Robertson Fuel Systems, this time from one of the nation’s most recognizable public safety helicopter operators, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD). The initial order is for one CRFT, […]