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Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 27 February

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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 27 February

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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 20 February

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Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 20 February

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Global Trek Aviation welcomes last production Gulfstream G150 to Belfast

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Gulfstream G150  The last production Gulfstream G150, serial number 326, still in basic primer, made a night stop with Global Trek Aviation FBO at Belfast International Airport this week enroute from the manufacturing plant in Tel Aviv to the Gulfstream Completions Center at Love Field, Dallas, Texas.   “Both the G150 and the larger G280 have been regular tech stop visitors with GTA our Operations team here are sorry to say goodbye to the popular mid-size business jet transits.  However, they plan to be on hand for further visits of the ever successful and sleek super mid size G280” said Gordon Bingham, GTA General Manager. Developed as an improved version of the highly successful G100 corporate jet with wider and longer cabin and uprated engines the G150 was the first business jet to be certified by the FAA for Stage 4, the industry’s most stringent noise standards. Airframe #326 is expected to be delivered to the customer m

DCU Masters student launches survey exploring effectiveness of Flight Time Limitations

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DCU Masters student launches survey to explore the effectiveness of the current Flight Time Limitations on safety and fatigue in commercial aviation in Europe. Daily thousands of commercial flights and the lives of countless passengers are heavily dependent upon the implementation of safety regulations to protect the public’s interest. As part of these safety regulations, several amendments have been made to the hours and rest periods in which flight crew can operate to combat fatigue. The 18 th of February 2016 marked the date in which all air operators in Europe must have transitioned to the new Flight Time limitations rules (Reg 83/2014). These amendments take into consideration a paradigm shift in the industry, recognising through scientific research, the cause and consequences of fatigue and their effect on commercial aviation.  It was no longer satisfactory to merely comply with the new rules, airlines now had to establish fatigue risk management to identify their own fati

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 13 February

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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 13 February

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Acumen Aviation Announces 2016 Operational Review

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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 6 February

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Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 6 February

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Dublin based Global FBO Consult Receives IBAC IS-BAH I3SA recognition

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                                                Global FBO Consult has received I3SA recognition as an International Standards Support Services Affiliate to the IS-BAH program. IBAC launched IS-BAH, the International Standard – Business Aviation Handling in May 2014 at EBACE. The National Air Transportation Association’s (NATA) successful Safety 1st Ground Audit program was incorporated into the new standard, setting a new and higher standard for Safety Management Systems and best practices throughout the business aviation ground support industry. The standard was developed at the urging of the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA). Day-to-day operation of the standard and audit processes is managed by IBAC. Global FBO Consults Senior Consultant Joe McDermott said "The IS-BAH program offers a solid, achievable SMS platform designed for our industry & if combined with a robust training system such as Safety 1st, the total package can deliver a safe, efficie