At the first day of the ALTA Airline Leaders Forum in Panama City, the largest event of its nature for the Latin American and Caribbean commercial Aviation industry, Air Panama has signed a contract with Fokker Services for the landing… Continue reading
Boeing today announced that Norwegian Air Shuttle, the third largest low-cost airline in Europe , has become the largest customer for the Boeing landing gear exchange program with a new service contract covering an additional 15 Next-Generation 737s.
Landing gear… Continue reading
The landing gear consists of components such as shock strut, tire assembly and braking system.… Continue reading
Fokker Services has certified a 20 % Landing Gear life extension from 60,000 to 72,000 landings for the Fokker 50. This significantly reduces Direct Operating Cost (DOC) and allows more flexibility in fleet operation and maintenance scheduling. Additionally, Fokker 50… Continue reading
The A350 XWB’s main and nose landing gear test bench is ready for service at Airbus’ site in Filton, UK. This latest step in the A350 XWB’s progress is achieved more than one year before the aircraft’s first flight and… Continue reading
Fokker Services has signed a multi-year agreement with OceanAir Linhas Aereas S.A., doing business as Avianca in Brazil to provide maintenance, repair and overhaul services on the airline’s Goodrich Fokker 100 LDG landing gear. With this agreement OceanAir follows other… Continue reading
The pilots of Japan’s All Nippon Airways used “an alternate procedure that worked,” according to… Continue reading
Airbus has received the first set of A350 XWB main landing gear (MLG) produced by Messier-Dowty at Airbusâ€™ A350 XWB landing gear systems test facility in Filton (UK). Delivery from Messier-Dowty of this MLG set for the A350-900 follows the… Continue reading
Boeing (NYSE: BA) has expanded its Landing Gear Overhaul and Exchange Program to cover the 777-200LR (Longer Range), 777 Freighter and 777-300ER (Extended Range) airplanes to provide more customers with greater service for landing gear support.
Boeing’s Material Services currently… Continue reading
Embraer has chosen ELEB Equipamentos Ltda. (www.eleb.net) to develop and produce the landing gear of the new KC-390 military transport jet. The contract was signed last week in SÃ£o JosÃ©… Continue reading