Oh wow, it’s already almost December! I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving! It was a very slow news week last week, but there were a few stories worth reading. Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Twitter to get exciting content from us in your newsfeeds.
“Europe’s biggest aerospace, defense, and space group today named Michael Schöllhorn chief operating officer for its commercial aircraft business, replacing Tom Williams, who is due to retire at the end of this year, and Dominik Asam as chief financial officer to take over from Harald Wilhelm.” (AIN Online)
“The first Airbus ACJ320neo successfully completed a two-hour, 40-minute first flight from Hamburg, Germany, on Friday, beginning what is anticipated to be a short flight-test program.” (AIN Online)
“A new FAA Safety Alert for Operators warns operators of continuing instances of aircraft being refueled with jet fuel contaminated with diesel exhaust fluid (DEF).” (AIN Online)
“The business and general aviation avionics market has jumped 15.5 percent in the first three quarters of the year with sales of both forward-fit and retrofit applications increasing, according to the Aircraft Electronics Association’s third-quarter 2018 Avionics Market Report released yesterday.” (AIN Online)