Regional

Japan Air Commuter Chooses C&L for Power-by-the-Hour Service

Power by the Hour

(Bangor, Maine, USA) Japan Air Commuter has chosen C&L Aerospace to provide power-by-the-hour services for its fleet of Saab 340 aircraft. The multi-year contract comes after JAC’s extensive evaluation of the options, includes pool inventory and landing gear, and will cover 13 Saab aircraft. C&L, headquartered in the USA, is the largest Saab 340 MRO […]

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C&L Completes Sale of Saab 340B to Airlink International

Saab 340B

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L has completed the sale of a Saab 340B to Airlink International in the Ukraine. The transaction marks the second sale and a years-long relationship between the two companies. Airlink has twice flown their aircraft from Europe to C&L’s Bangor, Maine, facility for maintenance. “We are pleased to have a strong, long-lasting […]

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C&L Signs 5-Year Contract with Loganair for Landing Gear Overhauls

Landing Gear

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L has signed a 5-year contract with Loganair for the overhaul of all landing gear on its Saab 340 fleet. The gear will be overhauled at the Heroux-Devtek facility in Runcorn, UK as part of C&L’s global strategic alliance with the company. C&L has a major share of the Saab 340 gear […]

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C&L Brokers Deal Between Sprint Air and Skydive Guam

Sprint Air

C&L, working on behalf of Sprint Air, has brokered the sale of a Saab 340A (msn 340- 135) to Skydive Guam Inc. This is the second aircraft C&L has sold for Sprint Air since August. Skydive Guam, which offers skydiving adventures to tourists, is now branching out into cargo and passenger services. They have already […]

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C&L Purchases Two ERJ145 Aircraft to Part Out

ERJ145

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L has purchased two ERJ145 aircraft to be parted out at the company’s Bangor, Maine, facility. Rotables from the aircraft will be stocked in the onsite warehouse and available for sale or exchange. Parts from two ERJs will be available for sale or lease and will assist C&L with heavy mainte-nance operations […]

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C&L Brokers Deal for Sale of Saab 340A to Kiwi Regional Airlines

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L, working on behalf of Spint Air, brokered a deal with Kiwi Regional Airlines for the sale of a Saab 340A, MSN 065. This is C&L’s eighth Saab transaction in the last 12 months. As a world leader in the Saab 340 market, C&L is committed to maintaining the aircraft type as […]

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Allyn “Al” Kinnamon Joins C&L as Avionics Sales Manager

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L Aerospace has hired Allyn “Al” Kinnamon as Avionics Sales Manager for Corporate Aircraft. Kinnamon will oversee avionics installation sales for large cabin business jets while also guiding systems integration and program management. Kinnamon is an industry veteran in high-end corporate aircraft avionics, and he brings with him more than 30 years […]

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C&L Aviation Delivers Saab 340B-344 to Air Century S.A.

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L has delivered a completely refurbished Saab 340B to Air Century S.A. in Dominican Republic, where it will expand their charter operations throughout the Caribbean. The aircraft underwent heavy maintenance, interior refurbishment and new paint at C&L’s facility in Bangor, Maine, and C&L will continue to provide support to Air Century for […]

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C&L Supports Easy Fly Express with First Saab 340

C&L is proud to support Easy Fly Express with the addition of its first Saab 340. The turboprop is the first of its kind in Bangladesh. In preparation for Easy Fly’s acquisition of the Saab 340, all of its heavy maintenance and a new paint job was completed at C&L’s Bangor, Maine, headquarters. C&L will […]

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C&L Aviation to Provide Gogo Installations

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L is now a Certified Business Aviation Dealer for Gogo, the leading aero-communications service provider, and an authorized installer of the company’s full product line. Gogo devices provide in-flight Internet, text messaging, entertainment and voice connectivity for passengers, as well as weather, safety and cockpit data for pilots. Systems can be installed […]

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C&L Aviation Opens Satellite Office in Miami, Florida

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L Aviation Group opened this month a new satellite office in Florida. Located within Fontainebleau Aviation, the office will operate out of Opa Locka Airport (OPF) in Miami. The new location brings C&L’s total satellite offices to six. C&L’s operations at Opa Locka will focus on corporate aircraft sales and management and […]

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C&L to Hire 6 Aircraft Maintenance Technician Apprentices

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L Aviation Services, part of a global, $30-million aircraft parts and maintenance facility located in Bangor, Maine, will hire six full-time Aircraft Maintenance Technician apprentices this summer. After initially promising in 2010 to create 50 new jobs in the area, C&L has well exceeded that number with more than 120 full-time employees […]

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C&L Delivers Refurbished Saab 340B to Pacific Coastal

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L Aerospace delivered a completely refurbished Saab 340B to Pacific Coastal this week. The aircraft was previously operated by Pinnacle Airlines and was one of fourteen aircraft C&L purchased from Delta Airlines. The aircraft has undergone a complete overhaul, with all new interior and paint, at C&L’s Bangor, Maine, headquarters. It will […]

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Heroux-Devtek Announces Strategic Alliance with C&L

Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX) (“Héroux-Devtek” or the “Corporation”), a leading international manufacturer of aerospace products, today announced that its subsidiary Héroux-Devtek UK (formerly APPH Ltd) has entered into a strategic alliance with C&L Aviation Group (“C&L”) in the United States to enhance the global maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services and support available to operators […]

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C&L Becomes Michelin Tire Alliance Partner

(Bangor, Maine, USA) C&L Aerospace is proud to announce that it has been appointed a sales and service center under the Michelin Alliance Partner Program. Aside from warehousing Michelin’s full line of tires for regional and business jet aircraft at their three stocking locations, C&L Aviation Services will provide tire and installation services at their […]

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C&L Moves into Larger Aircraft Market with CRJ 700

A CRJ 700 currently in C&L’s hangar for heavy checks, modifications and painting marks the company’s next phase of growth into the larger aircraft market. Already known throughout the aviation industry for its service to Saab 340s, Dash 8s, and, more recently, CRJ 200s, C&L’s $5-million expansion last year has allowed the company to apply […]

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C&L Officially Opens Aircraft Paint Hangar

C&L will officially open its new 17,000-sq-ft aircraft-paint hangar on Thursday, October 16, at a ceremony that will include remarks from U.S. Senator Susan Collins and U.S. Representative Mike Michaud. The paint hangar was completed on October 1 and the first aircraft was input on October 3. The hangar is the only aircraft paint hangar […]

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Jarmila Kotkova Joins C&L as Regional Sales Manager, European Region

C&L Aerospace, a leading supplier of parts and services to the regional airline industry worldwide, has hired Jarmila Kotkova, a seasoned sales strategist, as its Regional Sales Manager for Europe. Kotkova has more than 16 years of experience in logistics, maintenance and parts support in the European regional airline market. “With our increasing level of […]

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Matt Eaton Joins C&L as Senior VP of MRO Marketing & Sales

C&L Aerospace has hired Matt Eaton, a proven leader in the industry, as Senior Vice President of MRO Marketing and Sales. Eaton has more than 30 years of experience in Commercial and General Aviation and will focus on business development for maintenance, interior and painting at C&L. During ten years at Flightstar in Jacksonville, Florida, […]

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C&L Celebrates Grand Opening of $5-Million Expansion

C&L Aerospace, a global, $30-million aircraft parts and maintenance company located in Bangor, Maine, celebrated the Grand Opening of its $5-million expansion at Bangor International Airport on Thursday. A ribbon-cutting ceremony, courtesy of the Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce, and remarks from local and state dignitaries were followed by a reception and tours of the […]

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Sen. Angus King Congratulates C&L on Grand Opening

Sen. Angus King does his best Australian accent as he congratulates CEO Chris Kilgour, a native New Zealander, on C&L’s Grand Opening. “To me, this project is a great example of partnership [and working] together to create great results for everyone.” – Sen. King See the full video here: http://youtu.be/_r8gUyuOxrw

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Senator Susan Collins Congratulates C&L on Grand Opening

U.S. Senator Susan Collins (Maine) sends her congratulations to C&L Aerospace on its upcoming Grand Opening of the new, $5-million expansion at Bangor International Airport. “The experience and expertise of [C&L’s technicians] have helped make this company an industry leader.” – Sen. Collins See the full video message here: http://youtu.be/4LgCXatT4Uk

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C&L Expands Commercial Airline Offerings with Dynamo Distribution Agreement

C&L Aerospace has entered into a distribution agreement with Dynamo Aviation, a manufacturer of FAA/PMA and DER repairs of EGT engine harnesses and a manufacturer of FAA/PMA water-heater systems. These commercial aviation product lines expand C&L’s offerings of engine parts and expendables into that market segment. “We are pleased to be associated with such a […]

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C&L CEO Presents to Global Audience at Saab Conference

C&L Aviation Group CEO Chris Kilgour was a featured presenter at the 2014 Saab 340 & 2000 Global Operators Conference held in Linkoping, Sweden, May 19-23. C&L was a Platinum Sponsor for the conference. (See C&L’s Saab 340 support capabilities here) Kilgour’s presentation began with the premier of C&L’s new video, This is C&L Aerospace, […]

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C&L Expands Distribution of Barry Controls Engine Mounts

C&L Aerospace, through a partnership with Barry Controls, has expanded its distributorship of vibration isolation engine mounts to include two new airframes, the Beech 1900C /D and the Twin Otter Dash 6. C&L has been an authorized distributor and stockist for a range of Barry Controls parts for the Saab 340 aircraft since 2009. “Many […]

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Smiley Joins C&L as Communications Manager

Sarah Smiley, hired this month to manage C&L Aerospace’s media relations, has a master’s degree in communications and has worked in the newspaper and publishing industry for 14 years. Her newspaper column is syndicated weekly across the country, and she has been a guest on news programs like CNN Live, MSNBC and Fox News, as […]

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C&L Aerospace & Rockton Purchase 14 Saab 340Bs

C&L Aerospace and Rockton, through a joint venture, have purchased 14 Saab 340Bs from Endeavor Airlines, a subsidiary of Delta Airlines. The aircraft will be completely refurbished at C&L’s Bangor, Maine, facility adjacent to Bangor International Airport. “This reinforces our position as the premiere re-marketing company in the world for Saab 340s,” said C&L CEO […]

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Aerospace Firm Sells Saab 340B Aircraft To Sky Bahamas

C&L Aerospace announced today the sale of one of their Saab 340B aircraft (msn 340B-196) to Sky Bahamas Airlines LTD. This aircraft was formerly operated with Colgan Airlines, Inc (Colgan Airlines owned by Pinnacle Airlines). The aircraft is expected to enter into service by 1 December 2013. “This sale is an example of how C&L […]

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C&L Aerospace To Sell Four Saab 340’s To Virgin Islands Carrier

C&L Aerospace, an industry leader in regional carrier repair, maintenance, part support and financing services, announced today the sale of four Saab 340 aircraft to Seaborne Airlines based in the United States Virgin Islands. These aircraft are part of a 23 aircraft fleet C&L is marketing exclusively for Pinnacle Airlines. The aircraft were previously operated […]

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