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Hawker Pacific to Showcase Bell 505 Jet Ranger X at RotorTech 2014

Hawker Pacific, the leading aircraft sales and product support company in Asia, the Pacific and the Middle East is thrilled to be hosting the only Australian presentation of the recently launched Bell 505 Jet Ranger X. A mock-up of the aircraft will be on display at the inaugural RotorTech 2014 exhibition, providing Australian operators with a unique opportunity to observe the aircraft up close and learn about its exciting features and class leading capabilities.

Tony Jones, Hawker Pacific’s Chief Operating Officer, Asia said: "We are very excited to introduce the all new, next generation Bell 505 Jet Ranger X to the Australian market. The aircraft boasts unique multi-mission capabilities and best in class cabin volume previously unseen in the short-light-single class. We look forward to showing our customers just how impressive this aircraft is."

Hawker Pacific is also proud to be the Gold Sponsor of RotorTech 2014, organised by the Australian Helicopter Industry Association (AHIA). The company will host attendees at welcome function on the evening of Friday the 23rd of May, and the Gala dinner on Saturday the 24th of May.

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Hawker Pacific Brokers Deal for 10 Bell 525 Relentless Aircraft

Hawker Pacific, the leading aircraft sales and product support company in Asia, the Pacific and the Middle East and Bell Helicopter’s Independent Representative for Bahrain, Qatar, Oman and the UAE, has brokered a deal between Bell Helicopter and Abu Dhabi Aviation for 10 Bell 525 Relentless aircraft. A Letter Of Intent was signed between the two companies marking the first foray of the Relentless into the Middle East.

Paul Giles, Hawker Pacific Chief Operating Officer – Middle East said: “This deal is a testament to the strength of our relationship with Abu Dhabi Aviation – one that is founded on trust and results. Hawker Pacific and Abu Dhabi Aviation have been doing business together for many years and we understand Abu Dhabi Aviation’s needs on a fundamental level.”

“The addition of the extremely capable Bell 525 Relentless will complement Abu Dhabi Aviation’s existing fleet of more than 38 Bell aircraft, including the ever-popular Bell 412 and 212. The Relentless is an incredibly versatile aircraft that will be able to provide maximum value to Abu Dhabi Aviation’s missions – including offshore, emergency medical, VIP, fire fighting and search and rescue.”

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Team 21 Submits Bid for Future Australia Pilot Training System

CANBERRA, Australia, 3 April 2014 – Lockheed Martin Australia and Pilatus Aircraft, supported by Hawker Pacific, have jointly launched a bid to provide a new pilot training system for the Australian Defence Force.

The consortium, known as Team 21, submitted its proposal for the AIR 5428 Pilot Training System on March 31st. Under the proposal, Australian Defence Force pilots will graduate from a proven training system tailored to Australian requirements.

The companies in this team are currently in the eighth year of a 20-year performance-based flight training contract to provide the Basic Wings Course (BWC) to the Republic of Singapore Air Force, at Royal Australian Air Force Base Pearce in Western Australia

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Hawker Pacific & Bell sign regional sales support MoU

Hawker Pacific has signed a MoU with Bell Helicopter with the intent to enter into future purchase agreements for various Bell Helicopter models based on anticipated market growth.

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First Bell 412EPI sold in Australia

Following the recent, highly successful region-wide demonstration tour of the Bell 412EPI helicopter, Hawker Pacific has announced the inaugural sale of a 412EPI into Australia. The New South Wales Police Force will be the first Australian customer to take delivery of the latest model 412EPI.

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Singapore Airshow 2014

Hawker Pacific was present in force with several products it represents parked in the aircraft static park, including a GippsAero cGA-8 Airvan, Beechcraft King Air 250 and special mission-configured 350ER.

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Hawker Pacific MNL Gains Caravan Authorization

Hawker Pacific’s facility at Manila, Philippines (MNL) has been appointed as a Cessna Caravan authorized service center. 

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Hawker Pacific appointed as Cessna Caravan service facility

Hawker Pacific has been appointed as a Cessna Caravan authorised service facility at its Manila facility.Tony Jones, Hawker Pacific chief operating officer – Asia, confirms the appointment of Hawker Pacific as the OEM approved service centre. 

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Beechcraft Display at Singapore Airshow to Feature Range of Products (2)

Sydney-headquarter Hawker Pacific has a strong presence at this year’s Asian Aerospace, showcasing its diverse distributorships with a number of aircraft on static display. They include a Mahindra Aerospace GippsAero GA8 Airvan, Beechcraft King Air 250 and a Special Mission King Air 350ER. The presence of the Airvan and King Ari 250 is particualry well timed, as both aircraft are currently making regional demonstration tours.

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Hawker Pacific has been appointed as a Cessna Caravan Authorized Service Facility

Hawker Pacific has been appointed as a Cessna Caravan Authorized Service Facility at it’s Manila facility. Tony Jones, Hawker Pacific Chief Operating officer – Asia, said: “We’ve undergone factory training for our engineers and invested in necessary tooling and spares in order to meet the requirements of the local Caravan fleet and now we’re ready to go. 

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Hawker Pacific to support Cessna Caravans in the Philippines.

Hawker Pacific has been appointed as an authorised service facility provider in the Philippines for Cessna Caravan aircraft.

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Hawker Pacific Appointed as Cessna Caravan Authorised Service Facility in Philippines

Hawker Pacific, the leading aircraft sales and product support company in Asia, the Pacific and the Middle East, is delighted to announce it has been appointed as a Cessna Caravan Authorized Service Facility at its Manila facility. The additional capability highlights Hawker Pacific’s ongoing commitment to, and growth in, the region, and will provide significant benefits to local Caravan operators.

Tony Jones, Hawker Pacific Chief Operating Officer – Asia, today confirmed the appointment of Hawker Pacific as the OEM Approved Service Centre.

“Our Manilla facility is highly regarded for its OEM service approvals including Bell Customer Service Facility, the addition of the Cessna Caravan fits nicely with our existing capabilities. We’ve undergone factory training for our engineers and invested in necessary tooling and spares in order to meet the requirements of the local Caravan fleet, and now we’re ready to go.”

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Hawker Pacific to support Cessna Caravans in the Philippines

Hawker Pacific has been appointed as an authorised service facility provider in the Philippines for Cessna Caravan aircraft. It will provide support for the aircraft at its facility in Manila, where it now support Bell Helicopter models, says the aircraft sales and product support firm.

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Embraer announces full maintenance support agreement with Hawker Pacific.

Hawker Pacific will provide full maintenance support for Asia Pacific customers of the Embraer Legacy 500 and Legacy 450, after signing a contract with Embraer Executive Jets.

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Moving Up

Most piston-powered pilots have done it. Taxiing for departure, you find you’re Number Two behind a Pilatus PC-12 or Cessna Mustang and immediately start wondering where they’re going with all that power, payload and pressurization. And how hard it would actually be to make the transition from your Cessna 414 or Cirrus?

Australian Flying: March-April 2014 Page 38.

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Hawker Pacific signs MoU with Bell Helicopter

Hawker Pacific has signed a Memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Bell Helicopter with the intent to enter into future purchase agreements for various Bell helicopter models based on anticipated market growth. 

The deal reflects the overwhelming response to Bell Helicopter products by the market, and puts Hawker Pacific in a much stronger position to meet that demand.

eAOPA Australian ePilot Newsletter: 01 March 2014 Newsletter

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Embraer announces full maintenance support agreement with Hawker Pacific

Hawker Pacific will provide full maintenance support for Asia Pacific customers of the Embraer Legacy 500 and Legacy 450 after signing a contract with Embraer Executive Jets. 

The singing of the contract between the two companies is timely given that he Legacy 500 is due to enter Service in the first half of 2014, while the Legacy 450 is expected to obtain certification the following year.

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The Hon Andrew Robb AO MP speech: Check Against Delivery.

Hawker Pacific are here servicing a wide range of business, including a deal signed last year to service Embraer Executive Jets.

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Hawker Pacific, Bell Sign MoU for Future Purchase Deals

Hawker Pacific and Bell Helicopter signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the intent to enter into future purchase agreements for various Bell helicopter models based on anticipated market growth.

Defence World:http://www.defenseworld.net/news/10102/Hawker_Pacific__Bell_Sign_MoU_For_Future_Purchase_Deals

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Hawker Pacific signs MoU with Bell

Hawker Pacific, the leading aircraft sales and product support company in Asia, the Pacific and the Middle East, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Bell Helicopter with the intent to enter into future purchase agreements for various Bell helicopter models based on anticipated market growth. 

The deal reflects the overwhelming response to Bell Helicopter products by the market, and puts Hawker Pacific in a much stronger position to meet that demand.

HeliHub:

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