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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.

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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.

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Hawker Beechcraft Services announces plans for new facility in Northeast US

Hawker Beechcraft Global Customer Support (GCS) has announced it has finalized agreements with the Delaware River and Bay Authority (DRBA) and the Delaware Economic Development Office to open a new Hawker Beechcraft Services (HBS) aircraft maintenance facility at New Castle Airport in Wilmington, Delaware.

The facility will serve as the northeast regional service center for the HBS network and is expected to open in the second quarter of 2012.

“Hawker Beechcraft has a large fleet of customers residing in the Northeastern United States,” said Christi Tannahill, Hawker Beechcraft vice president, GCS. “Our customers have been requesting a factory service facility in the region and, with a dedication to providing a world-class customer experience, we are pleased to be responding to their request.”

Overall, the facility is approximately 60,000ft². This includes 40,000ft² of hangar space, 8,500ft² of back shop space and 10,000ft² of office space. HBS is also investing to make the facility feel like the customer’s home office. The upgraded facility will offer guest offices for customers to use while their aircraft is being serviced, with each workspace supplying full office amenities such as computers, Wi-Fi access, printers, and phones.

The new location will be a full-service maintenance repair and overhaul facility offering airframe, engines, avionics, and mobile service support for the company’s entire product line from single-engine Bonanza aircraft to the super-midsize Hawker 4000.

 


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