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2018

    • 01.02.2018
    • Air, Aviation, Dornier 228
    • Media release

    RUAG selects new model of medevac stretcher for the Dornier 228 with STC from GVH Aerospace

    Dornier 228 OEM, RUAG Aviation, has secured state-of-the-art medevac stretcher kits from GVH Aerospace. The EASA-approved STC for the installation of the AeroStretcher® Mk IV in the Dornier 228 is offered by RUAG under exclusive contract and is available immediately. The GVH solution has been selected by RUAG to replace the former, now defunct, stretcher product.... More

    • 26.01.2018
    • Air, Aviation, Dornier 228
    • Media release

    RUAG signs sustainment contract with the Netherlands Coastguard for two Dornier 228

    RUAG Aviation, the OEM of the Dornier 228, has renewed an aircraft sustainment contract with the Netherlands Coastguard. The agreement comprises full maintenance services for two Dornier 228-212 special mission aircraft. Signed at the Netherlands Coastguard station, Schiphol-Oost, on 20 December 2017, the contract takes effect in May 2018.... More

2017

    • 11.10.2017
    • Air, Aviation, 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, Aviation, Dornier 228
    • 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, Aviation, 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

    • 10.08.2015
    • Air, Dornier 228
    • Media release

    RUAG acquires new customer for the Dornier 228

    During the recently finished Paris Air Show, RUAG Aviation signed an agreement with Guernsey's flag carrier airline Aurigny Air Services Ltd. for the sale of a Dornier 228 NG, scheduled for delivery by the end of 2015.... More

    • 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