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GSE manufacturer Newbow Aerospace receives Boeing approval

GSE manufacturer Newbow Aerospace receives Boeing approval

UK-based ground support equipment manufacturer Newbow Aerospace has "topped off a record year of growth" by achieving approved supplier status from Boeing. In response to a significant uptick in demand for bespoke manufactured GSE, supplied to more than 300 airline, airport and MRO customers worl...

United Airlines Invests in Battery-Maker Natron Energy With Eye Toward Further Electrifying Ground Operations

Natron Energy's high-performance sodium-ion batteries outperform lithium-ion counterparts in power density, recharging speed, and safety.  United becomes the first major airline to invest in a battery manufacturer, based on publicly announced investments.  United Airlines today announced a strat...

Equipment & Machinery from Boeing 747 Fuselage Manufacturing Facility to be Sold in Auction

RAAR Group USA Inc. will be hosting an online auction to liquidate surplus industrial assets from Triumph Aerostructures LLC. Triumph Aerostructures will be closing two of their manufacturing facilities located in Hawthorne and Torrance, California. Triumph; whose headquarters are in Pennsylvania p...

Management and Dörflinger-Group take over Hitzinger

Austrian ground power manufacturer Hitzinger has announced a change of ownership and company structure following the successful negotiation of purchase by a group comprising current Hitzinger management and the Dörflinger Group. The provider of alternators, gensets, converters, UPS systems and air...

EJ to showcase infrastructure access solutions at Inter Airport South East Asia

EJ will showcase design solutions which bring reliability and efficiency to operations for airport authorities and airport management companies, at the Inter Airport South East Asia show. During the 2019 edition of Inter Airport South East Asia, which will take place from February 27 to March 1 in ...

JBT signs agreement to acquire manufacturer of electric GSE

JBT (John Bean Technologies) has signed an agreement for the acquisition of LEKTRO—manufacturer and supplier of high-quality, all-electric towbarless tow and pushback vehicles for business jets and commercial aviation market.    With a price-tag of $48 million, the transaction is ex...

JLG expands BIM library: ALL models now available via download

JLG Industries is expanding its building information modelling (BIM) library, which now includes the company’s compact crawler booms, and provides the full JLG product line—available for download via an industry leading platform for BIM. BIM is a 3D model-based process, giving professionals...

Vestergaard announces ‘record-breaking’ year in North America

Offering a statement on its 'record-breaking' year in North America, Vestergaard has shared ts sales figures over the last 12 months. A release noted: "Vestergaard Company is pleased to announce their North American division has broken all previous records for equipment sales and customer service c...

dBD Communications: market leader in rail industry eyes further growth in ground handling

dBD Communications is, by its own accord, a company that pursues growth in markets. Airside International recently sat with the company to hear its tale so far and how it is furthering its operations in the ground handling market. After leaving a career in the armed forces, managing director, David...

Weiler appoints new VP of sales for North America

Weiler Abrasives Group, manufacturer of maintenance products for surface conditioning, has appointed Jason Conner as its new vice president of sales for the US and Canada. Conner previously joined Weiler as a accounts manager in 2012 and was promoted to director of national accounts in 2015. The c...

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