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2019

    • 03.09.2019
    • RUAG MRO International, Dornier 228
    • Media release

    RUAG completes annual inspection on three Italian Army Dornier 228 aircraft, adding ADS-B Out avionics and mini-tablet holders

    RUAG MRO International has fulfilled the annual inspection on three Dornier 228 aircraft with special mission configuration belonging to the Italian Army. The inspections were carried out at the RUAG facilities at Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany. In addition to the heavy maintenance check, the customer opted to upgrade the avionics for each aircraft to comply with the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) ADS-B Out/EHS mandates for 2020. ... More

    • 11.06.2019
    • RUAG MRO International, Dornier 228
    • Media release

    RUAG welcomes Dornier 228 aircraft from Bangladesh Navy’s for 72-month inspection

    RUAG MRO International, the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of the Dornier 228, welcomes the first of two Bangladesh Navy (BN) Dornier 228-212 special mission aircraft for its 72-month inspection. The maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) contract was signed at the Directorate General of Purchase (DGDP) in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on 03 April 2019. ... More

    • 06.05.2019
    • RUAG MRO International, Dornier 228
    • Media release

    RUAG delivers new Dornier 228 to Japanese operator New Central Airservice

    RUAG MRO International delivered a factory new Dornier 228 to New Central Airservice (NCA). NCA, a returning customer, accepted official ownership of their fourth new Dornier 228 on 29 March 2019. The subsequent ferry flight from Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany, saw the aircraft delivered to NCA at Ryugasaki Airfield, in Ryugasaki, Japan, on 27 April 2019. RUAG is the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of the Dornier 228.... More

2018

2017

    • 11.10.2017
    • Air, RUAG MRO International, Dornier 228, Aviation
    • Media release

    Dornier 228 proves best option for maritime patrol – RUAG takes order for two new aircraft from Bangladesh Navy

    RUAG Aviation has signed a contract for the sale of two new production Dornier 228 aircraft to Bangladesh Navy (BN), expanding their existing fleet of two Dornier 228s. The versatile aircraft will serve to support surveillance and patrol flights for all aspects of maritime security, exclusive economic zone control, and search and rescue (SAR) operations.... More

    • 02.10.2017
    • Air, RUAG MRO International, Dornier 228, RUAG Deutschland
    • Media release

    RUAG welcomes international partners to the Dornier 228 Operator Conference 2017

    Partners from the worldwide network of Dornier 228 operators participated in the 2017 Dornier 228 Operator Conference hosted by RUAG Aviation, near Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany, on 26-27 September 2017. RUAG Aviation, the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) of the Dornier 228, dedicated this year’s event to “Strengthening the Dornier 228 Community”.... More

    • 25.04.2017
    • Air, RUAG MRO International, Dornier 228, Subsystems & Components, Engines & Accessories
    • Media release

    RUAG streamlines TPE331 engine shop

    Brand new workstations – organised according to lean management principles – together with new processes, ensure that Honeywell TPE331 engine customers benefit from faster turnaround times and improved efficiency at RUAG Aviation.... More

    • 09.01.2017
    • Air, Dornier 228, Business Jets, Aviation
    • Media release

    RUAG names new Dornier 228 Authorised Service Centre in Bern-Belp, Switzerland

    Dornier 228 aircraft are now able to take advantage of full Authorised Service Centre (ASC) services and capabilities at the RUAG Aviation location in Bern-Belp, Switzerland. The announcement, by original equipment manufacturer (OEM) RUAG Aviation, confirms the availability of full services in support of Dornier 228 aircraft owners and operators and their requirements for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO), refurbishments, and system upgrades.
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2016

    • 15.12.2016
    • Air, Dornier 228, Aviation
    • Media release

    RUAG delivers third Dornier 228 from new series production to customer NCA

    RUAG Aviation announces the delivery of the third Dornier 228 from new series production to New Central Airservice (NCA), on 14 December 2016, fulfilling the terms of the purchase agreement announced in July of this year. The Japanese operator, and return Dornier 228 customer, together with longstanding partner, Sojitz Aerospace Corporation (SOASCO), were on hand to take official delivery of the new Dornier 228 aircraft at the original equipment manufacturer’s (OEM) production site at Oberpfaffe... More

    • 28.07.2016
    • Air, Dornier 228, Aviation
    • Media release

    Dornier 228 proves best link for island communities – RUAG takes new order for 2 aircraft

    RUAG Aviation has secured a new agreement for the sale of 2 new production Dornier 228 aircraft. The versatile aircraft will serve island communities in passenger and cargo operations, providing a reliable and cost-effective link to the mainland. The agreement was signed at the Farnborough International Airshow on 13 July 2016.
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    • 11.07.2016
    • Air, Dornier 228, Aviation
    • Media release

    Japan’s NCA expands its Dornier 228 fleet and orders an additional aircraft from RUAG

    RUAG Aviation and its longstanding partner Sojitz Aerospace Corporation (SOASCO) have concluded a purchase agreement for a new Dornier 228 aircraft to be delivered to New Central Airservice (NCA), expanding the Tokyo-area-based airline’s Dornier fleet. SOASCO and RUAG Aviation have enjoyed a strong business relationship that has spanned over two decades.
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    • 11.07.2016
    • Air, Dornier 228, Engineering, Aviation
    • Media release

    RUAG gains FAA approval for upgraded Dornier 228-212

    RUAG Aviation announces it has secured approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its upgraded Dornier 228-212 aircraft. The FAA Amended Type Certificate is a further milestone for the Dornier new production programme. RUAG Aviation is the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of the Dornier 228 and holds FAA approval for the aircraft, dated from 1990.
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    • 11.07.2016
    • Air, Dornier 228, Aviation
    • Media release

    RUAG brings the Dornier 228 to the North American aviation market

    RUAG Aviation announces the introduction of the new production model Dornier 228 aircraft in the North American aviation market. This move is an important step in ensuring worldwide availability of the high performance aircraft for special missions, as well as advanced passenger and cargo operations. The announcement follows on the recent news of expanded FAA approvals for the upgraded Dornier 228-212. RUAG Aviation also names AMC Aviation, LLC, a subsidiary of Legacy Warbirds, LLC in Raleigh, N... More

    • 20.05.2016
    • Air, Dornier 228, Aviation
    • Media release

    Second new-production Dornier 228 aircraft for Aurigny Air Services

    Dornier 228 OEM RUAG Aviation has received a new order from Guernsey’s flag carrier airline Aurigny Air Services Ltd. for a second Dornier 228 aircraft, following the on-schedule delivery of the first aircraft at the end of last year.
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2015

    • 15.06.2015
    • Air, Dornier 228
    • Media release

    RUAG Aviation to start serial production of the Dornier 228

    Emmen, Switzerland, 15th June 2015. RUAG Aviation has taken the first steps towards bringing serial production of the Dornier 228 online. The move, which was announced against the backdrop of the International Paris Air Show, sends a clear signal to the market that RUAG is strongly committed to its Dornier 228 program and expects steady growth in this segment.... More