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CL Aerospace Gains EASA approval for new, SLA Battery.

Saab SLC Battery

C&L and Securaplane Technologies Develop STC for Sealed Lead Acid Battery. C&L Aerospace, in partnership with Securaplane Technologies, a Meggitt PLC Company, is pleased to announce EASA approval for the Securaplane Sealed Lead Acid (SLA) Batteries for Saab 340 aircraft. In August, both companies announced the battery’s Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) and it’s FAA approval. […]

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C&L Aerospace Adds Beech 1900D Parts Inventory

Beech 1900D

C&L offering over 9,000 new line items for Beech 1900D Operators.   C&L is pleased to announce that an inventory of roughly 9,000-line items from a Beech 1900D is now available for purchase from its Bangor, Maine, warehouse. These items join C&L’s more than 123,000 regular line items and over 800,000 individual parts on the shelf, […]

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Benefits of having Sealed Lead Acid Batteries in your Saab 340 Aircraft.

Saab SLC Battery

Looking to save money with your Saab 340 Aircraft? Replace your Saab 340 batteries with higher performance, lower maintenance cost Sealed Lead Acid (SLA) batteries. Our video helps explain all the ways you will save.   C&L Aerospace,  in partnership with Securaplane Technologies, a Meggitt PLC Company, offers the Secureplane SLA (Sealed Lead Acid) Battery […]

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NBAA Video 5: Back to Work

NBAA 2017

You’ve met with us at NBAA, now see us back in the office. Our video star Otto was such a hit at the show in Vegas that we had to keep him around. But we got a little more than we bargained for…literally.  

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Donald Kamenz joins C&L Aerospace as Senior Vice President of Aircraft Sales

Donald Kamenz

  C&L assists customers in regional aircraft sales, leasing and acquisitions around the globe.   (Bangor, ME, USA) C&L is pleased to announce that Donald Kamenz has joined the team as Senior Vice President of Aircraft Sales, focusing on expanding business in the regional aircraft sales and brokering divisions. Donald comes to C&L from Commercial Jet, […]

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NBAA Video 4: Flying With Dummies

NBAA 2017 video

Will C&L make it to the NBAA? Will Chris get to the second coat of paint? Will there be coffee with pie? And will Otto save the day? Found out in this exciting conclusion of “C&L Aviation.” Did you miss our other videos? Catch up here: NBAA Video 1: Grab Your Seats NBAA Video 2: […]

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Three Upgrades for Aircraft Interiors That Increase Value

Historically low aircraft resale prices, together with a large volume of used aircraft on the market, have aircraft owners and fleet managers thinking about how to maximize the value of their current aircraft, in order to stand out in a crowded marketplace and secure a higher resale value, or to maximize usability so that they […]

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NBAA Video 3: Wing Man

NBAA Video

The plane’s paint is peeling. The passengers find pie. And our paint shop manager puts on a beret. All this and more as the team goes out on a limb (we mean a wing) to fix the next “emergency” in Part 3 of “C&L Aviation.” Did you miss video 2? Check out NBAA Video 2: […]

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NBAA Video 2: 4G or not 4G

NBAA Video

What happens when the WiFi goes down? Nothing good. Watch the C&L team heroically manage this “emergency” in Part 2 of “C&L Aviation”. Did you miss video 1? Check out NBAA Video 1: Grab Your Seats here.

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NBAA Video 1: Grab Your Seats

NBAA video

Ever been in a Turkish prison? Neither have we! But our fearless team did manage a mid-air cabin “emergency” to get us to NBAA-BACE in Las Vegas. Watch this incredible footage and you’ll surely believe us.

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Must-See Shows While You’re in Vegas for NBAA-BACE

The 2017 NBAA-BACE in Las Vegas will be filled with important opportunities to mingle and network with professionals in the corporate aircraft industry. But if you can carve out some time in the evenings to catch a few shows while you’re in Vegas, we suggest that you check out these popular ones on stage October […]

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Top 10 FAQs about NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE)

Why NBAA-BACE? NBAA-BACE is the sixth biggest trade show in the country, bringing together more than 27,000 professionals, 1,100 exhibitors and 100 static displays from the business aviation industry. Exhibitor categories include everything from Aircraft Brokers and FBOs to Flight Training Services, Lighting, MROs and Travel Services. When and where is NBAA-BACE? The 2017 NBAA […]

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C&L Aerospace Gains Exclusive Distributorship for Sale of New Saab 340 SLA Battery

Saab SLC Battery

C&L and Securaplane Technologies Develop STC for Sealed Lead Acid Battery. BANGOR, Maine – C&L Aerospace is pleased to announce, in partnership with Securaplane Technologies, a Meggitt PLC Company, a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the Securaplane Sealed Lead Acid (SLA) Batteries for Saab 340 aircraft. In conjunction with the STC, Securaplane and C&L have […]

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C&L is Attending the NBAA Regional Forum in Morristown, NJ

nbaa morristown

    C&L will be participating in the NBAA Regional Forum in Morristown, NJ  September 7th, at the Morristown Airport (MMU). This NBAA event brings current and prospective business aircraft owners, operators, manufacturers, customers and other industry personnel together for one day of exhibits, static displays, and educational sessions. We will be on hand to talk about our […]

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Three Reasons to Upgrade an Aircraft Cabin Management System

Cabin Management System

Three Reasons to Upgrade an Aircraft Cabin Management System Discriminating passengers (and who uses private aviation, besides discriminating passengers?) demand a top-notch Cabin Management System (CMS), even if they don’t specifically know what it is or what it does by name or by function.  And those passengers are usually the ones paying the bills for […]

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C&L Aviation Group Partners with DPI Labs for Cabin Management System Installations

Cabin Management System

C&L offering custom integrated systems on Global/Challenger, Gulfstream, Hawker and other aircraft types. C&L Aviation Group is pleased to announce an official partnership with DPI Labs to provide installation services for their aircraft Cabin Management Systems (CMS). C&L will be providing upgrades and complete replacements of obsolete systems with the advanced CMS produced by DPI […]

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Kelly Gray Joins C&L Aerospace as Regional Sales Manager for Corporate Aircraft Parts

  C&L Aerospace is pleased to announce the hire of Kelly Gray as Regional Parts Sales Manager for Corporate Aircraft covering the Western Region of the United States. Kelly has two decades of aerospace experience specializing in parts replacement, component repair and overhaul needs for corporate aircraft such as Challengers, Hawkers and more. His experience […]

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C&L Aviation Group Opens New Miami Office

Carlos Ordonez

C&L Aviation Group is pleased to announce the opening of a new satellite office in Miami, Florida to serve Latin American Airlines, Military, and Corporate Operators. The office will be managed by C&L’s Director of Business Development for Latin America, Carlos Ordonez. The new location will focus on regional and corporate aircraft sales, engines, and […]

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Tim Brecher named President of C&L Engine Solutions

Tom Brecher

C&L Engine Solutions specializes in corporate and commercial engine transactions C&L Aviation Group is pleased to announce that Tim Brecher, formerly of GE Aviation Materials, has joined the company as President of C&L Engine Solutions. C&L Engine Solutions specializes in large and small corporate and commercial engine transitions. Including trading, leasing, and acquisition of assets. […]

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Elite Airways signs 3-year agreement with C&L Aviation Group

C&L to provide MRO services to Regional Operator C&L Aviation Group has signed a 3-year Aircraft Maintenance Support Agreement with Elite Airways to perform aircraft heavy maintenance services on their fleet CRJ 100, 200 and 700 aircraft. These services will include heavy checks, aircraft painting, interior refurbishment, and other maintenance support responsibilities. C&L is a […]

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Does your Beechjet need the ADS-B upgrade? Here are 3 things you need to know.

BeechJet ADS-B

If there was just one piece of advice we could give Beechjet owners about the ADS-B (Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast) component of the FAA’s NextGen (Next Generation Air Transportation System) mandates for 2020, it would be this: Make your transition now (See Number 1 below). But in fact, there are many more questions, myths and misunderstandings […]

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Carlos Ordonez joins C&L Aerospace as Director of Business Development, Latin America

Carlos Ordonez

  C&L to offer aircraft sales, parts, and MRO service to Latin American Airlines, Military, and Corporate Operators.   C&L Aerospace announced today that Carlos Ordonez, former VP of Sales for Aeronautical Investments, has joined the company as Director of Business Development for Latin America. Ordonez has two decades of aerospace experience in the Latin […]

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PenAir Renews 3-year General Terms Agreement with C&L Aviation Group

C&L General terms Agreement

C&L Aviation Group has renewed its 3-year Aircraft Maintenance Support Agreement with PenAir to perform the aircraft maintenance requirements on their fleet of Saab 340 aircraft. The contract includes heavy checks, aircraft painting, component repair, interior refurbishment, and other aircraft maintenance support services. C&L is a global aviation services and aftermarket-support provider for regional and […]

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5 Ways a One-Stop-Solution MRO Saves You Time and Money

MRO

When it’s time to bring your aircraft in and have work done at an MRO, there are few things besides “safety” and “quality” that are more precious than “saving time” and “saving money.” You want your aircraft returned to you in the most efficient and economical way possible so that you can get on with […]

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5 Things to look for when inspecting your new interior project.

When it comes to aircraft interiors, it’s all in the details. Unfortunately, sometimes, in an effort to be fast, those details are overlooked. Fast, incomplete work that overlooks details not only looks bad, it can compromise the durability of the interior, too. Here are 5 ways to know if your upholstery work is a quality […]

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Corporate jet painting: watch us transform this CRJ 700

Corporate jet painting

Watch as the C&L Aviation Group Aircraft Painting Team beautifully refinishes this CRJ 700 with a complete custom paint job for a corporate customer. The corporate jet painting process begins first by stripping the old coat of paint. Once the stripper has been cleared, sanding and washing begin. The team applies coats of primer, including […]

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FREE Hawker Aircraft TKS Panel checks

free TKS panel inspection

March Madness means FREE Hawker Aircraft TKS Panel checks We at C&L have a unique offer for you. We are currently offering FREE flow/leak checks and visual inspections of Hawker 800 and higher series TKS panels now through the end of April. If the panel passes flow/leak check and visual inspection, you will receive it back with […]

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Robert Brega joins C&L Aviation Group as Corporate Aircraft Regional Sales Manager

Robert Brega

C&L is pleased to announce that Robert Brega has joined the company as Regional Sales Manager. Brega will assist C&L’s corporate aircraft customers with maintenance packages and schedules that fit their needs and budget. Brega, previously a Northeast Regional Manager at Duncan Aviation, has more than 17 years of experience in MRO management. He began […]

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How a custom paint job and interior can transform an aircraft

Beechjet 400a custom paint job

Our aircraft interiors department, led by Interiors Manager Nick Heckerman, refurbished this Beechjet 400A with stunning results. The original interior was bland and outdated. So, first, our shop created custom cabinetry and trim with a modern feel. Next, the upholstery department designed and hand-stitched custom, leather seats for the aircraft interior. They also reupholstered the […]

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Four Benefits of Working with a Mid-Size, Specialty MRO

mid-sized specialty MROs

Four Benefits of Working with a Mid-Size, Specialty MRO Regional aircraft operators using large MROs for routine maintenance and overhauls have similar complaints: Our project was lost in the shuffle. We felt like we were just a number to them. We didn’t have direct contact with someone close to our aircraft on the shop floor […]

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