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Business aviation in Costa Rica

Republic of Costa Rica is in Central America.
Direccion General de Aviacion Civil - www.dgac.go.cr


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Monte will purchase up to 50 powertrains to enable battery-electric conversions on Cessna Caravans, and hydrogen-electric conversions on new and existing Beechcraft King Airs.

Monte to finance fleet propulsion conversions

Monte is supporting the transition of the regional aviation industry to net zero carbon emissions flight. It is to finance the conversion of two fleets to zero emission propulsion, and purchase up to 50 powertrains for a third.

August 2, 2022   Full report

Software verification is a critical element of Joby's commercial aerospace certification programme.

Joby acquires Avionyx to support FAA certification testing

The acquisition of Avionyx allows Joby to scale resources rapidly to support its certification activities through the integration of an experienced team with a proven track record.

May 23, 2022   Full report

Universal Costa Rica local safety and training coordinator Néstor Villaverde; Universal regional safety manager, Latin American and Caribbean Helmuth Álvarez; and Universal Costa Rica operations manager Jonathan Herrera.

Universal first in with Costa Rica CAA-approved SMS

Universal Costa Rica threw itself straight into tackling SMS implementation when the country's CAA decreed new safety requirements. So it became the first handler in Central America to have a CAA-approved SMS.

May 15, 2022   Full report

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