Jean Charest Hosts AIAC's Vision 2025 Aerospace Engagement Day in Halifax

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Feb. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, former Deputy Prime Minister and Quebec Premier Jean Charest hosted the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada’s (AIAC) Vision 2025 aerospace engagement day in Halifax, meeting with industry leaders, government officials and educators to begin charting a course for the future of aerospace in Canada. “Global competition has never been fiercer, and we’re at a turning point where Canada must step up to compete, or risk being left behind,” said Mr. Charest. “Atlantic Canada employs over 6,500 people in the aerospace…

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World Micro and MIT Distributors Announce Participation at MRO Americas 2019 Exhibition

ATLANTA, GA, Feb. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NEWMEDIAWIRE — Atlanta-based distributors World Micro and MIT Distributors today announced their participation in MRO Americas 2019, the premier event for the commercial air transport maintenance, repair and overhaul industry.  The annual conference, MRO Americas, brings together the largest names in the aviation and defense industries. MRO Americas provides thought leadership on crucial industry issues and a world class venue for the global MRO sector to share knowledge and build connections. The World Micro and MIT team of industry professionals are…

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View Systems Inc. Announces New Product for the First Quarter of 2019

The new superior ViewScan II will be the “Swiss Army Knife” of walk through detectors, incorporating a multiple of sensing devices Philadelphia, Feb. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NEWMEDIAWIRE — View Systems, Inc. (www.viewsystems.com) (OTC: VSYM), is a fully reporting diversified company with state-of-the-art security products sanctioned by United States Department of Homeland Security.  After posting a 2018 Year positive P&L of $1,137,700, View Systems is focusing on delivering new and comprehensive Detection Technologies.  The new superior ViewScan II will be the “Swiss Army Knife” of walk through detectors incorporating a multiple of sensing devices….

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Mason & Hanger Launches New Website Spotlighting its Nearly 200-year Company History and World-Class Employees

GLEN ALLEN, Va., Feb. 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mason & Hanger, a leading provider of architecture and engineering for the U.S. Government in defense and federal projects announces the launch of its new website www.masonandhanger.com. The website, redesigned to enhance visitor engagement and experience, is the firm’s most recent demonstration of its commitment to providing world-class services as a leader in the architectural and engineering industry. “Our new website showcases our nearly 200-year history as one of the oldest operating architectural and engineering firms in the United States, while…

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Esterline Reports Fiscal 2019 First Quarter Financial Results

Fiscal 2019 First Quarter Results Sales of $485.0 million GAAP income from continuing operations of $34.0 million, or $1.14 per diluted share Adjusted income from continuing operations of $36.8 million, or $1.24 per diluted share, excludes $3.0 million, or $0.10 per diluted share, of expenses related to the company’s pending transaction with TransDigm BELLEVUE, Wash., Jan. 31, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Esterline Corporation (NYSE:ESL) (www.esterline.com), a leading specialty manufacturer serving global aerospace and defense markets, today reported results for the fiscal 2019 first quarter ended December 28, 2018.  On October…

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Levine Leichtman Capital Partners and Management Acquire SK AeroSafety

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”) has acquired SK AeroSafety (the “Company”) from SK FireSafety, a portfolio company of Paris-based Apax Partners.  The Company’s management team, headed by CEO Chris Wright, will invest alongside LLCP. SK AeroSafety specializes in the inspection, testing, maintenance and repair of critical passenger safety equipment found on all commercial and private aircraft worldwide.  Examples of equipment serviced by the Company include life vests, fire extinguishers, oxygen masks, oxygen cylinders, evacuation slides and life rafts. SK AeroSafety supports a…

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Lux Research Expects Electrification Will Truly Disrupt the Aerospace Industry

Small Regional Planes, Air Taxis, and Flying Cars are Real Opportunities, While Commercial Airliners Have Insurmountable Barriers Boston, MA, Jan. 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The pace of startups jumping into the electric aviation market has accelerated rapidly in the past five years. To put this market rush into context, the team at Lux Research, a leading provider of tech-enabled research and advisory services for technology innovation, has released a new report that differentiates commercialization myth from reality. The new report, “The Future of Electric Aviation,” examines the current landscape,…

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Fictiv Opens 2019 State of Hardware Survey

Virtual manufacturer calls for hardware product creators to participate in definitive report on hardware development SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today Fictiv issued a public invitation for hardware development stakeholders to participate in its State of Hardware Survey on hardware development and manufacturing. The insights gained from this survey will form the foundation for Fictiv’s fourth annual State of Hardware Report, the industry’s definitive collection of detailed data-driven insights into the most critical product development challenges and opportunities. The survey is open until February 22, 2019. “The…

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