Archive for March, 2013

Airbus Military A400M receives full civil type certificate from EASA - Thursday, March 28th, 2013

Military certification and first delivery to follow soon.

Airbus Military has received full Type Certification for the A400M new generation airlifter, marking a critical step towards delivery of the first aircraft to the French Air Force.

Award of the Type Certificate makes the A400M the world’s first large military transport to be designed and certified to civil standards from its inception. Military Initial Operating Clearance is ongoing, paving the way towards first delivery.

The Type Certificate, was presented to Airbus Military by European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Certification Director Dr. Norbert Lohl.

Read the full story here.

 

SAT new Embraer 190 Full Flight Simulator - Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Swiss AviationTraining announce that their new Embraer 190 full-flight simulator or “FFS 190” will be ready for training from 8 May onwards. In putting the FFS 190 into service, Swiss AviationTraining is taking the next major step in expanding its E-Jet training services, especially for pilots but also for cabin and maintenance staff.

Swiss AviationTraining will be marking this milestone with a special “FFS 190 inauguration event”, to be held in the Lufthansa Training Center at Frankfurt Airport on Wednesday 8 May.

See the SAT web site here

 

QCM March Newsletter - Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

EAMTC members, QCM, have issued their March Newsletter. You can read it here.

59th EAMTC meeting planning underway – Airbus Military hosts - Friday, March 22nd, 2013

A warm welcome is assured in Seville in October – your Meeting Invitation is here

58th EAMTC meeting, hosted by Aviotrace Swiss – feedback – it was a great success - Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Delegates comments included: –

“Well organised event”

“Great event”

“EASA was fantastic in both presentations and Q and A sessions”

“It was  a very valuable meeting! Thanks a lot”

Inaugural Airline Engineering and Maintenance Safety conference announced - Thursday, March 7th, 2013

Name: Airline Engineering and Maintenance Safety

Date: 10th – 11th July 2013

Location: London

Website: http://www.flightglobalevents.com/mro2013

For EAMTC members: –

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Condor – new EAMTC members - Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Condor’s Manager Standards and Training, Michael Toparkus: –

“Aviation Training is of the greatest importance to us for safety and business efficiency.

We look forward to actively participating in the EAMTC and to meeting everyone in Lugano.”

 

See the Condor web site here

Operantis – March Newsletter: Exciting industry developments - Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

You can see the latest exciting industry developments, spearheaded by Operantis in their latest newsletter here