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May 2009 • Press Release

API Winglets Certified for Falcon 2000 Series

Geneva, Switzerland, May 11, 2009 – Aviation Partners, Inc. (API) confirmed today that both the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) granted Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval for its High Mach Blended Winglets on the Falcon 2000 Series. Certification of the Winglets represents the culmination of a three-year development program… Read more »

March 2009 • Press Release


Pioneering activity creates competitive advantage: Austrian first European airline to convert B767 Environmentally-friendly technology leads to lower fuel consumption, greater range and higher payloads Today, 27 March 2009, the first Austrian Boeing B767 (OE-LAE) to undergo a successful conversion to ‘winglets’ in the USA returned to Austria. Winglets are upturned ends on the tips of… Read more »

December 2008 • Press Release

Blended Winglet Technology Dramatically Improves Mission Capability for Business Jet Operators

Over the past 15 years Aviation Partners Blended Winglet systems have improved and redefined the economics of flight with fuel savings and environmental benefits nothing short of spectacular. Today, over 2850 Boeing aircraft on 6 continents, and more than 200 Gulfstream II and Hawker 800 series business jets, are wearing patented* performance enhancing Blended Winglets.… Read more »

September 2008 • Press Release

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 • Press Release

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 • Press Release

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 »

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