Gulfstream approves Crane’s Lyon site as supplier

News Facts: Crane’s ELDEC France site in Lyon, France passed an audit conducted by Gulfstream. The audit reviewed the quality system and surveyed the facility. Approval means that the inspection and test systems in Lyon meet or exceed Gulfstream’s requirements for their suppliers. The audit was conducted in relation to…

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GECAS orders 40 more 737s, including MAX 8s

GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) announced Monday an order for 40 Boeing 737s made up of 20 MAX 8s and 20 737-800s. The order, which was accounted for in Boeing’s 2013 net orders and attributed to an unidentified customer, is valued at $3.9 billion at list prices. read more Link…

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Safran to acquire the Aerospace Power Distribution Management Solutions and Integrated Cockpit Solutions business of Eaton, reinforcing Safran’s strategy over the electrical energy chain

The acquisition of the Aerospace Power Distribution Management Solutions business brings key contactor and circuit breaker technologies to Safran. As the continuation of Safran’s strategy addressing the market for “more electric aircraft”, it reinforces Labinal Power Systems, which consolidates the group’s electrical power activities. The acquisition of the Integrated Cockpit…

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