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2014-02-21 12:20:55

JetBlue to Receive 6,000th V2500® engine EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IAE International Aero Engines AG reached a new production milestone when it shipped its 6,000(th) V2500 engine from the Pratt & Whitney Middletown Engine Center. The engine will be delivered to JetBlue Airways under the wing of an Airbus A321ceo aircraft in March. "The V2500 fleet continues to grow with plans to produce approximately 500 engines in 2014," said Dave Brantner, president,...

2014-02-18 08:20:09

GEDERA, Israel, February 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TAT Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq: TATT), a leading provider of services and products to the commercial and military aerospace and ground defense industries, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell its entire interest in Bental Industries Ltd. ("Bental"), constituting 70% of Bental's issued and outstanding share capital, to Bental Investments Agshah Ltd. ("Bental Investments"), for an aggregate...

2014-02-13 08:21:23

SINGAPORE, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SINGAPORE AIR SHOW -- IAE International Aero Engines AG has awarded Singapore-based operator Tigerair the Pure-V( )designation for V2500® engines powering its aircraft. A Pure-V designated engine contains IAE-approved parts and repairs throughout the entire engine. The program was created to provide a designation IAE customers' engines that have been maintained to OEM standards, for example those covered by a Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA), and...

2014-02-13 08:20:31

SINGAPORE, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SINGAPORE AIRSHOW -- Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has signed its first order with IAE International Aero Engines AG to supply V2500-A5 SelectOne engines to power two new firm A320ceo aircraft plus options for two additional aircraft. Aircraft deliveries are scheduled for 2015. "Given Nepal's mountainous terrain, we chose V2500 SelectOne engines because of their long-standing reputation as both reliable and fuel-efficient powerplants,"...

2014-02-12 08:21:04

SINGAPORE, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SINGAPORE AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, announced today that it has signed an exclusive, 10-year Fleet Management Program (FMP) agreement with Malaysia Airlines to maintain the airline's fleet of 43 PW4170 installed engines and spare engines. The agreement, which includes an option to extend the contract for up to five additional years, is valued at approximately $550 million. "Pratt &...

2014-02-11 08:21:01

SINGAPORE, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Singapore Airshow -- Turkish Airlines has entered into an agreement under which IAE International Aero Engines AG's V2500 engines will power 25 new A321 aircraft. This brings the total number of V2500-powered A320 aircraft in their fleet to 110. The deal is valued at $560 million. Aircraft deliveries will commence in 2015 and continue through 2017. "We value our long-standing relationship with IAE and are very pleased with the reliability of...

2014-01-16 23:29:04

The contract staffing back-office‘s annual blog article predicts the top trends in contracting and recruiting. The article is written by the company’s President Debbie Fledderjohann. Canton, Ohio (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 The new year should be a good one for recruiters, but those who offer contract staffing services stand the best chance for success in 2014, according to Top Echelon Contracting’s annual predictions, recently published on their Contract Staffing Blog. As a contract...

2014-01-15 08:20:42

DALLAS, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- AirVault today announced that Jordan Aircraft Maintenance Ltd. (JorAMCo) has licensed the AirVault Mx Records Management Solution to provide it with a new, web-based aircraft maintenance record management system. The Amman, Jordan-based MRO's growth strategy required a state-of-the art solution to store and manage their growing aircraft maintenance records requirements with the goal of enhancing the efficiency of their service for their...

2013-12-20 23:21:30

ATS will lease new 607,000-sq.-ft. facility facility at Kansas City International Airport, creating more than 500 jobs over the next three to five years. Everett, WA (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Aviation Technical Services (ATS) announced today that it has reached an agreement with the City of Kansas City and the Kansas City, Missouri, Aviation Department to lease a portion of the KCI Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Base at Kansas City International Airport. The operation, which at full...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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