GSE & Business News

All the latest news from Aviation Spares & Repairs Limited about our GSE and business activities in the aviation sector:

March 2018
The Ministry of Defence award Aviation Spares and Repairs with a £700,000 contract to deliver 10 Wrap Around Maintenance Staging (WAMS) Systems to support the new fleet of Lockheed F-35B Lightening aircraft.

March 2018
The Company adds Military Specification flight suits to its range of products. The CWU 27/P Nomex® flame-resistant flyers coverall is designed and sewn to meet FNS/PD 96-17 (MIL-C-83141A). Available in a range of standard and bespoke sizes in both tan and sage green.

March 2018
We welcome Nathan King to the Company in the role of Key Account Manager.

March 2018
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Debbie Sneddon as Sales and Shipping Administrator.

February 2018
Aviation Spares & Repairs wins a new contract to supply 10 JetGo ground power units to a major petrochemical company in the Middle East.

February 2018
Aviation Spares & Repairs confirm that they will be exhibiting at the Airside International GSE Ramp-Ops Event in Dubrovnik. Please visit us on stand #4 between the 11th – 13th September.

January 2018
Aviation Spares & Repairs place the Eagle XM-20 tow tractor to Stansted Airport for a prolonged demonstration period. Contact us now for your free trial.

November 2017
The EAGLE XM-20 demo unit will be available for trial upon arrival from the U.S.A.

November 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs send the JP75 towbarless tractor to Exeter International Airport for demonstration.

October 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs sell an EAGLE TT-6D and Bobtail unto Saudi Arabia

October 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs attend the Hercules Operators Conference in Atlanta, strengthening existing relationships and creating new partners.

October 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs have a very successful Inter Airport 2017 in Munich supporting the EAGLE range of tow tractors.

September 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs sell two C-130 shoring cradles to a military end user in the Middle East.

September 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs have sold the EAGLE TT-12D to European customer.

August 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs are in partnership with Tronair supporting the EAGLE range of tow tractors in the U.K., Europe and Middle East.

July 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs are in partnership with TIPS offering a wide range of GSE packages.

June 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs send the JP30L towbarless tractor to Gloucestershire Airport for demonstration.

June 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs place Tips Freeway 2438Pe electric stairs on demo with Menzies Aviation at London Gatwick Airport to trial on their EasyJet stand.

May 2017
ASR has another successful European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in collaboration with Eagle & Aero Specialties.

May 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs take delivery of their new Goupil G4 demonstration unit. Contact us today to book a trial.

April 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs have a successful event at Airside International GSE Ramp-Ops event in Milan.

April 2017
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Luke Green as Warehouse Supervisor

March 2017
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Emily Boyle as Sales Administrator

January 2017
Aviation Spares & Repairs send the JetGo 800AL Ground Power Unit to Bristol Airport for demonstration.

January 2017
2016 has produced a record year for orders with substantial growth on 2015, supporting customers in nearly 60 countries across the world.

December 2016
Aviation Spares & Repairs have an outstanding show at MEBAA 2016 exhibiting alongside Aero Specialities.

December 2016
Tronair visit Aviation Spares & Repairs enhancing our ongoing relationship when offering both the Eagle and JetPorter range of tow tractors.

November 2016
Aviation Spares & Repairs have a very successful event at Ground Handling International Conference in Copenhagen.

November 2016
Key personnel attend a 5-day ground handling training course.

September 2016
The company has increased it’s sales activities in Africa, selling into new territories that include Djibouti, Ivory Coast and Kenya.

August 2016
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Alex Hodge as Compliance Manager.

July 2016
Aviation Spares & Repairs wins multiple new C-130 supply contracts totalling to more than $2 million

July 2016
Aero Specialties visited Aviation Spares & Repairs and accompanied us to visit TAG Farnborough with the JetGo GPU for demonstration.

July 2016
Our Eagle TT-12D, Jetporter Tow Tractors and JetGO GPU were used air side at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow to assist the ops team on the ramp.

July 2016
Our Eagle ETT-12 and Goupil G1 were on display at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow as we once again shared an outdoor chalet with Red Box International.

June 2016
ASR demo fleet will be present on stand OE16 as well as being used at FIA2016 by AFS.

June 2016
ASR due to partner with Red Box International for Farnborough International Airshow 2016 on stand OE16.

June 2016
Eagle TT-12D sold into Iraq.

June 2016
Goupil G3 and GEM e4 sold to TAG Aviation at Farnborough after a successful demonstration period.

June 2016
ASR attends British-Irish Airports Expo in Birmingham.

June 2016
ASR adds JetPorter 30L towbarless tug, JetGo 800AL and 4 bottle Tilt ‘n’ Tow O2 N2 cart to its demo fleet, trial them today.

May 2016
Eagle eTT-12 delivered, for a demonstration period, to London Oxford Airport.

May 2016
ASR has another successful European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in collaboration with Eagle & Aero Specialties.

April 2016
GEM e4 delivered, for a demonstration period, to TAG Aviation at Farnborough.

April 2016
ASR adds JetPorter 75 towbarless tug to its demo fleet – trial it today.

March 2016
ASR undertakes a tour of the UK to promote its GSE capabilities – receive your free tool kit, Mag light and Goodwood Festival of Speed tickets.

March 2016
ASR wins new business worth $1.2M to supply essential C-130 components and structures to one of its military customers in the Middle East

February 2016
We make our first sale of JetGo GPUs into the Channel Islands

February 2016
Hoppecke develop a battery and charger solution for the Eagle eTT-12

January 2016
Aviation Spares & Repairs are found to have a fully compliant export control program during an audit by the Export Control Organisation

January 2016
New G5 Lithium and GEM electric utility vehicles are launched at the Polaris dealer meeting in Paris

December 2015
The sale of multiple Eagle USATS units to a military customer in the UAE

December 2015
2015 has been another successful year for the business – we now support customers in more than 50 countries

November 2015
Completion of a major overhaul program of the mast and transmission assemblies for the Bell 430 operated by the Armada Del Ecuador.

November 2015
Attended the UK Polaris “Work and Transport” Dealer Meeting in Hammersmith, London.

November 2015
Bill Watson, our Sales & Marketing Director attends the Heathrow Business Summit.

October 2015
First orders received under our contract with the UK MOD to support their C-130J aircraft.

October 2015
Successful ISO assessment with bsi Group.

October 2015
Attended Inter Airport Europe at the Munich Trade Fair, Germany.

September 2015
Successful meetings and new opportunities developed at DSEi 2015.

August 2015
Website development & optimisation commences on our site.

July 2015
Our JetGo 550 MTI-RJ Demo unit is transported to Aurigny Airport Services, Guernsey.

July 2015
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ross Hall as Sales and Marketing Coordinator.

July 2015
Eagle TT-12 is delivered, for a demonstration period, to Bristol Airport.

June 2015
ASR are awarded the UK MOD framework contract for the provision of spares for the C-130J.

June 2015
The order of 2 Goupil G3 units delivered to TAG Aviation at Farnborough.

June 2015
Eagle eTT-12 demo unit is received at BAE Systems for it’s trial period.

June 2015
Attended the UK Polaris Dealer Conference at Locators, Dorset.

May 2015
ASR has another successful European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in collaboration with Eagle, Goupil, Polaris & Aero Specialties.

April 2015
Eagle TT-12 demo unit is delivered to Xjet at Stansted.

April 2015
Goupil G1 & G3 demo units delivered to RizonJet, London Biggin Hill Airport to be used at their Elite London event.

April 2015
ASR participate in the GSE Buyers Conference in Budapest, strengthening relationships with existing customers, establishing contact with new ones and identifying a number of potential key opportunities.

March 2015
ASR attend the Goupil / Polaris Dealer conference in Biarritz.

February 2015
JetGo Demo unit delivered to London City Airport.

January 2015
Goupil G1 & G3 demo units delivered to Etihad.

January 2015
TAG Aviation at Farnborough are the first FBO in the UK to trial ASR’s newly delivered G1 demonstration unit.

January 2015
Arrival of Goupil G1 demo units to both the UK and GCC.

December 2014
A successful 2014, with a record level of orders from over 30 different countries.

December 2014
Polaris Brutus and Goupil G3 demo units at Harrords Aviation at Luton Airport.

December 2014
Following initial contact at MEBA in Dubai, ASR visit the UK facility at Stansted Airport to meet with key ground support personnel.

December 2014
ASR debut at MEBA with Eagle’s eTT12, Goupil’s G3 and Aero Specialties JetGo, an event that generates an unprecedented level of enquiries.

November 2014
Successful ISO audit with no observations or non compliances.

November 2014
Successful PQQ submission and invitation to bid on BAE 146 spares tenders.

November 2014
Through its in-country reseller, ASR seals the first Eagle sales into the Royal Saudi Navy.

November 2014
ASR to participate in the Ground Handling International conference in Gothenberg, Sweden.

October 2014
Aviation Spares & Repairs wins new business in the UAE to supply aircraft spares, tooling and GSE for the A330 MRTT.

October 2014
Goupil G1 launch in Watford

October 2014
ASR take delivery of an electric eTT-12 aircraft tow tractor for display at MEBA and subsequent use as a demonstration unit in the UK.

October 2014
The company reinforces its position with one of the world’s major airlines as Aer Lingus place an order for ramp safety equipment.

October 2014
ASR together with 2 partner organisations attend the UK MOD bidder conference having successfully progressed to the ITT stage for Ground Power Units

October 2014
ASR are to participate in Goupil’s G1 Multi Passenger and Burden Carrier electric vehicle launch event on the 28th October in North London.

September 2014
Aviation Spares and Repairs are shortlisted to supply GSE to a major customer programme

August 2014
Sales of JetGo units into Menzies.

August 2014
ASR secures the first ever sale of an Eagle XL unit in the GCC region though our in country partners Continental Aviation Services (CAS) to Falcon Aviation Services.

July 2014
The company wins a new $750K+ contract to supply C-130 parts to a key customer in the Middle East.

July 2014
Our Eagle TT-12D and Goupil G3 were on display at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow as we once again shared an outdoor chalet with Red Box International.

July 2014
ASR are appointed exclusive resellers for the JetGo in the UK.

June 2014
Aviation Spares & Repairs exhibits its Eagle and Goupil units at Good Wood Festival of Speed Aviation Exhibition.

June 2014
The UK MoD invites the Company to tender for the provision of electronic components and consumables in support of various aircraft platforms.

June 2014
ASR attends an SME event at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, chaired by Philip Dunne MP (Minister for Defence Equipment Support and Technology).

May 2014
The JetGo 28.5V DC diesel-electric hybrid aircraft ground power unit arrives ready for demonstration across the UK and Europe.

May 2014
The Goupil G3 undergoes trials at Farnborough and Bournemouth Airports.

May 2014
Eagle and ASR have another successful European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE).

May 2014
We are pleased to announce that Rob Beale has taken a permanent role in the sales team.

April 2014
Key personnel attend meetings in the UAE to discuss ongoing contracts with military and commercial end users.

April 2014
The Company is awarded a multimillion dollar contract to supply B787 and A380 equipment into a major commercial airline.

April 2014
ASR attend the industry leading conference for the 3rd successive year in Dublin, strengthening relationships with existing customers, establishing contact with new ones and identifying a number of potential key opportunities.

March 2014
ASR is invited by the UK MoD to tender on a significant new aircraft ground power requirement.

March 2014
The Company generates new business opportunities whilst exhibiting at BAWE 2014.

February 2014
The UK Government find Aviation Spares an Repairs to be fully compliant during its recent Export Control audit.

January 2014
In conjunction with its key partners, we have achieved new sales (multiple units) of Eagle’s tow tractors to both commercial and military customers in the Middle East.

January 2014
The Company has been audited by EQA and received confirmation of its ISO 9001:2008 accreditation without any non-compliance.

January 2014
The MoD shortlist ASR to supply 28.5DC Ground Power Units to all their UK MOBs and PJOBs.

December 2013
The Company is awarded a contract to supply VVIP stairs to a Royal Flight in the GCC.

December 2013
ASR wins an order to supply a complete ramp package into a private facility in Nigeria.

November 2013
ASR attends the Dubai Air Show in support of Eagle Tugs and its key partners.

November 2013
ASR is invited to support on a key supply program to a major international airline.

October 2013
ASR are the sole company to progress past the initial PQQ phase of an MoD accelerated requirement for rectifier units.

October 2013
The Company has a hugely successful Inter Airport Europe Show.

October 2013
ASR delivers 2 Goupil units to a major airline in the GCC.

October 2013
ASR takes delivery of its Goupil G3-2L demonstrator unit.

September 2013
Ongoing discussions with major European GSE OEMs to represent their products in the UK (and other territories).

August 2013
Please come and visit us at Inter Airport Europe in Munich.

July 2013
Aviation Spares & Repairs sell a second Eagle unit into the Ukraine.

July 2013
See our ramp safety equipment at the Goodwood Festival of Speed Aviation Exhibition.

June 2013
Aviation Spares & Repairs signs to become Goupil’s exclusive U.K. dealer in the aviation market.

June 2013
The Company wins a contract to supply towing and ground power equipment to the Royal Saudi Air Force.

May 2013
Aviation Spares & Repairs partner with Eagle to exhibit at EBACE.

May 2013
ASR introduces a new range of fluid management products to its portfolio.

April 2013
The Company welcomes officials from the UAE Armed Forces for discussions on its product range and capabilities.

March 2013
Key personnel visit the Egyptian Air Force in Cairo to negotiate a multiple unit tender requirement for tow tractors.

March 2013
Aviation Spares & Repairs to be appointed as exclusive UK distributor for Goupil Industries and their electric utility vehicles (aviation market).

March 2013
ASR exhibit their Eagle TT-12 at Business Airport World Expo 2013 in Farnborough.

March 2013
ASR recently spent some time in the U.S. supporting Eagle Tugs at Aviation Pro’s in Las Vegas where the newly launched XL series was showcased.

February 2013
The Company takes on a new line of ultra grip aircraft wheel chock.

January 2013
We begin working with a leading manufacturer of airside safety equipment.

January 2013
We provide operator and preventative maintenance training at ExecuJet (Riyadh) on their recently delivered TT-12D.

January 2013
Malfatech Company is appointed as our non-exclusive reseller of Eagle Tugs in Egypt (military).

January 2013
The Royal Air Force Air Cadets receive the IT equipment donated by Aviation Spares & Repairs.

December 2012
Key management personnel visit our US facility for operational and strategy meetings.

December 2012
Key supplier visits in California.

October 2012
ASR is awarded an 8 unit Eagle Bob Tail order for the Middle East.

August 2012
Signature utilises the Company’s Eagle TT-12D to assist in handling the additional aircraft expected in the London area during the Olympic Games.

July 2012
Aviation Spares & Repairs receives an official visit by the United Nations (Director Procurement Division) to our stand at FIAS 2012.

July 2012
The Company exhibits at Farnborough International Air Show.

June 2012
Aviation Spares & Repairs exhibits at the Goodwood Festival of Speed (Aviation Exhibition).

May 2012
Aviation Spares & Repairs has a successful European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE).

May 2012
Bill Watson, Sales & Marketing Manager, is welcomed onto the team.

February 2012
Airborne Product Support Arabia is appointed as our sole and exclusive reseller of Eagle Tugs in Saudi Arabia.

February 2012
Global Aviation Services is appointed as our sole and exclusive reseller of Eagle Tugs in Bahrain, Oman and Qatar.

February 2012
Continental Aviation Services is appointed as our sole and exclusive reseller of Eagle Tugs in the United Arab Emirates.

February 2012
Eagle announces the appointment of Aviation Spares & Repairs as its sole and exclusive distributor in the Middle East.

January 2012
ASR wins a contract to design and fabricate 2 specialized military ground power units (120KVA).

December 2011
Key management personnel visit our US facility for operational and strategy meetings.

December 2011
Rob Beale joins the Company as Sales Coordinator.

November 2011
New business opportunities are generated at a networking event held at the British Embassy in Dubai.

November 2011
Aviation Spares & Repairs attends the Dubai Air Show for key meetings.

November 2011
Aviation Spares & Repairs attends the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix by invitation of Continental Aviation Services.

June 2011
Aviation Spares & Repairs delivers training on the Eagle USATS with the Royal Norwegian Air Force.

March 2011
The Company receives a letter of recommendation from the Royal Saudi Air Force for the ongoing support it has been providing for nearly 20 years.

November 2010
Aviation Spares & Repairs visits Eagle Tugs for product training and discussions on sales strategy.

October 2010
We take on a new Sales Coordinator (Marc Saunt).

July 2010
Eagle announces the appointment of Aviation Spares & Repairs as its sole and exclusive distributor in the UK and Ireland.

July 2010
Mr Tenekoudis (Deputy General Director of Armaments and Investments) and Maj. Gen. Haritos (Deputy Chief Hellenic Air Force) of the Greek military delegation visit the stand at FIAS 2010 for key meetings.

July 2010
The company warmly welcomes a visit from HRH Lt. Gen. Prince Fiesal of Jordan (Special Assistant to Joint Chief of Staff) and Maj. Gen. Malek Habashneh (Commander Royal Jordanian Air Force) at FIAS 2010.

July 2010
The Company exhibits at Farnborough International Air Show (stand H3-C5).

June 2010
Dave Price joins the team as Senior Sales Coordinator.

June 2010
Aviation Spares & Repairs expands its capabilities of hydraulic hose assemblies.

June 2010
The Company acquires consignment C-130 stock totalling more than 1400 line items.

June 2010
Aviation Spares & Repairs expands its capabilities of C-130 structural components.

May 2010
Aviation Spares & Repairs wins an exclusive contract with Alsalam Aircraft Company to supply components in support of the programmed depot maintenance work being undertaken on the RSAF’s C-130 fleet.

April 2010
The Company acquires surplus aviation stock exceeding 500 line items.

November 2009
Aviation Spares & Repairs is appointed an agent for J&B Aviation in the UK.

July 2009
We welcome Matthew Pile onto the team (Warehouse Supervisor).

April 2009
ASR successfully delivers a $1M contract (Royal Saudi Air Force) to design, fabricate and commission 8 C-130 maintenance shoring systems.

March 2009
The Company wins a contract to supply 4 Eagle TT units into Saudi Arabian Airlines.

March 2009
Linda Williams joins the team as Senior Sales Coordinator.

January 2009
The Company acquires surplus aviation stock exceeding 2000 line items.

August 2008
We appoint a new Business Development Manager (Nichola McCormick).

July 2008
ASR delivers 7 Eagle TT tow tractors to the Royal Saudi Air Force.

June 2008
Aviation Spares & Repairs becomes an official distributor for Red Box International.

September 2007
The Company opens an office in the USA (Aviation Spares & Repairs LLC).

July 2005
ASR completes a contract to supply and commission 3 complete C-130 washdock systems.

June 2005
Aviation Spares & Repairs moves to its new facilities in Romsey.

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