Tag: aviation

Vertex Aerospace to Support DEA Aviation Operations Under Potential $175M ContractContract Awards

Vertex Aerospace to Support DEA Aviation Operations Under Potential $175M Contract

Vertex Aerospace secured a potential five-year, $175.5M contract to help manage and maintain the Drug Enforcement Administration’s worldwide aircraft fleet.
Boeing Closes Acquisition of Mobile Aviation App Provider ForeFlightM&A Activity

Boeing Closes Acquisition of Mobile Aviation App Provider ForeFlight

Boeing (NYSE: BA) finalized its acquisition of web-based and mobile flight applications provider ForeFlight for an undisclosed sum as part
Thomas Lydon Named Aviation Solutions Division President at VT GroupExecutive Moves

Thomas Lydon Named Aviation Solutions Division President at VT Group

Thomas Lydon, formerly a senior vice president at Sabre Systems, has joined Chantilly, Va.-based technology integrator VT Group as president of
Report: Carlyle Group Close to Sealing StandardAero Acquisition DealM&A Activity

Report: Carlyle Group Close to Sealing StandardAero Acquisition Deal

The Carlyle Group (Nasdaq: CG) is close to finalizing a deal worth more than $5B to buy StandardAero from Veritas Capital, Reuters
Michael Huerta Joins Serco’s US Aviation Business as Senior Consultant; Dave Dacquino QuotedExecutive Moves

Michael Huerta Joins Serco’s US Aviation Business as Senior Consultant; Dave Dacquino Quoted

Michael Huerta, formerly administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, has been named a senior consultant for Serco Group‘s aviation business in
Boeing’s Leanne Caret Talks Career Opportunities for Engineers During Qatar University VisitPress Releases

Boeing’s Leanne Caret Talks Career Opportunities for Engineers During Qatar University Visit

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — Leanne Caret, CEO of Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) defense, space and security business, attended
Boeing Closes KLX Purchase; Stan Deal QuotedM&A Activity

Boeing Closes KLX Purchase; Stan Deal Quoted

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has wrapped up its $3.2B cash acquisition of Florida-based aviation parts and services provider KLX. The transaction
Iridium Taps Rockwell Collins as Certus Service Provider for Aviation SectorPress Releases

Iridium Taps Rockwell Collins as Certus Service Provider for Aviation Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 25, 2018 — Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM) has entered into a partnership with Rockwell Collins (NYSE:
MAG Aerospace Buys North American Surveillance Systems; Joe Fluet CommentsM&A Activity

MAG Aerospace Buys North American Surveillance Systems; Joe Fluet Comments

MAG Aerospace has bought North American Surveillance Systems in a move to grow aircraft systems integration and technical service offerings. The deal
Reports: Inmarsat Turns Down EchoStar’s Takeover OfferM&A Activity

Reports: Inmarsat Turns Down EchoStar’s Takeover Offer

Inmarsat has declined to accept Colorado-based EchoStar’s (Nasdaq: SATS) takeover bid, saying the offer “undervalued” the U.K.-based satellite communications provider,