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A look inside the world's only private Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Visitors to Dubai Air Show 2017 had the opportunity to explore the world's only private Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The jet is operated by Deer Jet and managed by UAS International Trip Support, and features a main lounge that accommodate 16 guests, two large dining tables, an enclosed master bedroom, and fully fitted bathroom.

27th November 2017

Duncan Aviation begins work on US$70m Utah maintenance facility

Duncan Aviation has begun construction on a new US$70m business aircraft maintenance, modifications and paint complex in Provo, Utah, in the USA. The company will add nearly 275,000ft² of buildings, with a 222,000ft² maintenance and modifications center and a 53,000ft² paint facility.

23rd October 2017

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Falcon Aviation gains IS-BAH accreditation for Dubai South FBO

Falcon Aviation has celebrated the one-year anniversary of its Dubai South FBO with IS-BAH accreditation. The FBO, located in the VIP Terminal at Al Maktoum International Airport, was awarded the certification following a third-party audit by the International Business Aircraft Council.

The endorsement is a nod to Falcon Aviation adhering to a voluntary code of best safety practice for FBOs. The news follows the appointment of new FBO manager Ahmad Badreddine, who joined the operation in July.

Raman Oberoi, chief operating officer at Falcon Aviation, commented, “We are delighted with this recognition as it has been a priority for us this year as we build up our activity in Dubai to mirror our Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Executive Airport performance. This means we can move into the New Year with a ringing industry endorsement of in-house handling excellence.”

Commenting on the certification, Terry Yeomans, program director for IS-BAH, added, “We are very pleased that the industry standards have been successfully implemented through to Stage I registration at the Falcon Aviation station at DWC and trust that the team will continue their commitment to ground-handling safety as a core value in their service provision to the business aviation community.”

December 13, 2017

Written by Kirstie Pickering


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