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October 2008

StandardAero Selected as API Hawker 800/XP Blended Winglet Install Center

ORLANDO, Fla. – October 6, 2008 – At their booth at the National Business Aviation Association Annual Meeting and Convention in Orlando, Fla., StandardAero, a Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) company announced they have been selected by Aviation Partners International (API) to be their newest Blended Winglet Installation Center for the Hawker 800 and Hawker 800XP… Read more »

September 2008

Blended Winglets Make First Flight on Boeing 767-300ER

Aviation Partners Boeing Celebrates another Significant Milestone in the Dramatic Success Story of Blended Winglet Technology An American Airlines 767-300ER equipped with Aviation Partners Boeing Blended Winglets took to the skies for the first time at 1:50 p.m. central time Sunday July 20th. The newly modified aircraft flew a ferry flight from Kansas City, Missouri to San… Read more »

September 2008

National Airways Corporation Becomes Authorized Installer for Hawker 800 Series Blended Winglets

Aviation Partners, Inc. (API) has named National Airways Corporation (NAC) in Lanseria, South Africa as the first authorized Blended Winglet installer outside North America. “We selected NAC because of their reputation for very high quality work, their strategic location and the fact that they are a master dealer for Hawker Beechcraft Corporation,” says Aviation Partners… Read more »

July 2008

Aviation Partners and Gainjet Announce VIP 757 Blended Winglet Deal

Farnborough, UK July 16, 2008 – Athens, Greece-based Gainjet has ordered Aviation Partners performance enhancing Blended Winglets for its recently acquired Boeing 757. The aircraft, scheduled to enter service in September 2008, is the first of several 757s Gainjet plans to acquire and will be used in the VIP charter role. Aviation Partners, Inc. is… Read more »

July 2008

Aviation Partners Boeing Elects David Hurley to Board of Directors

World Leader in Design, Development and Marketing of Winglet Technology Announces Important Addition to Team David C. Hurley has been elected to Aviation Partners Boeing’s Board of Directors and has been appointed Senior Advisor to the Board of Aviation Partners Inc. With his unique and extensive background in both business and commercial aviation Hurley will be… Read more »

May 2008

Aviation Partners Hawker 800/800XP Winglet Program Update

Aviation Partners is here at EBACE at the top of its game with record sales of Blended Winglet Systems for the Hawker 800 family. Orders for more than 100 Hawker 800/800XP Blended Winglet Systems confirm that Blended Winglets are quickly becoming the standard for the classic airframe. A Blended Winglet equipped Hawker benefits from a… Read more »

May 2008

VIP & Head-of-State Boeing Aircraft Maximize Range, Performance and Utility with Aviation Partners Blended Winglets

Aviation Partners has upgraded 10 Boeing 757-200s — both VIP and Head-of-State aircraft – with Performance Enhancing Blended Winglet Systems. This is in addition to Blended Winglet Systems installed on 2 [is this the correct number of C-32As] US government special mission 757-200s. PrivatAir, already an operator of Blended Winglet Technology on their BBJs and… Read more »

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