Media Coverage-Vertical Mag – 1-stop shop approach to Aviation Services

Media Coverage-Vertical Mag – 1-stop shop approach to Aviation Services

2015, July 27th By Vertical Mag PhilJets moves one step closer to its one-stop shop approach to aviation services PhilJets Group Press Release In early July 2015, PhilJets successfully obtained its Aircraft Maintenance Organization (AMO) license which allows the company to service aircraft directly in-house, and provide the complete range of services an aviation firm can offer.
It’s the first year PhilJets has obtained the AMO certificate. This official license is issued and certified by the Civil Aviation Authorities of the Philippines, and it authorizes the company to engage and perform maintenance work and modification on commercially or privately operated aircrafts. Thierry Tea, managing director of PhilJets Group explains “this new license represents another step forward for PhilJets in its goal to develop a nose-to-tail approach to aviation services in the Philippines and for all its customers.”   In parallel of this certification, PhilJets also renewed this year its Aircraft Material Distributor Certificate (AMDC) license. The company wants to further expand its spare parts activities around Asia and especially in the ASEAN area, by importing aircraft spare parts and consumables, and thus service the Asian market needs for replacement components, both for commercial aviation and business aviation clients. Moreover, by strengthening aircraft management services as its core business, PhilJets Group takes part in all stages of the business aviation cycle, throughout the life of an aircraft: from consulting, sales and importation, to operations, maintenance, spare parts procurement and servicing. The company can now provide expert aircraft maintenance and repairs, efficient services, spare parts sales for aircrafts to its customers and other aviation industry actors.   It illustrates the wish for...
Media Coverage- Manila Standard – PhilJets AMO

Media Coverage- Manila Standard – PhilJets AMO

PhilJets obtains its first AMO license MEDIA COVERAGE, Manila Standard By MST Business | Jul. 30, 2015 at 11:20pm   PhilJets successfully obtained an aircraft maintenance organization license in early July, allowing the company to service aircraft directly in-house and provide a complete range of services an aviation firm can offer. It’s the first year that PhilJets obtained the AMO certificate. The official license, issued and certified by the Civil Aviation Authorities of the Philippines, authorizes the company to engage and perform maintenance work and modification on commercially or privately operated aircrafts. “This new license represents another step forward for PhilJets in its goal to develop a nose-to-tail approach to Aviation services in the Philippines and for all its customers,” said PhilJets managing director Thierry Tea. In parallel of this certification, PhilJets also renewed this year its aircraft material distributor certificate. The company wants to further expand its spare parts activities around Asia and especially in the Asean region, by importing aircraft spare parts and consumables, and thus service the Asian market needs for replacement components, both for commercial aviation and business aviation clients. PhilJets said by strengthening aircraft management services as its core business, it takes part in all stages of the business aviation cycle, throughout the life of an aircraft from consulting, sales and importation, to operations, maintenance, spare parts procurement and servicing. The company can now provide expert aircraft maintenance and repairs, efficient services, spare parts sales for aircrafts to its customers and other aviation industry’ actors.The company said it illustrates the wish for PhilJets to better understand, help and accompany its customers, both current partners and...
Press Release : PhilJets unveils new products in the aviation industry

Press Release : PhilJets unveils new products in the aviation industry

PhilJets Group (Aviation & Aerospace Industry) MANILA, Philippines – March 27th, 2015   PhilJets Feel Different Campaign: PhilJets unveils new products in the aviation industry The Tours PhilJets is the first company in the country to develop tourism and scenic flights around Luzon and the Philippines using helicopters. Following its wish to demonstrate the Philippines is blessed with gorgeous landscapes, and amazing sightseeing to discover, PhilJets was from the very start dedicated to promote the country itself, and strived to show the rest of the world the natural wonders of the archipelago, by making tourists experience it from above and contribute to develop the Tourism industry. As each individual at PhilJets often like to say, “with PhilJets, the Sky is Yours.” Taal Volcano, Mount Pinatubo, Corregidor, the Rice Terraces of Banaue and the Cordillera region, part of UNESCO world heritage site, are some of the destinations the company proposes to foreign and local tourists alike. Those tours put the emphasis on the experience, as it is “how we want people to remember the country: give them something unforgettable; give them a feeling of uniqueness and pure beauty… In other words, make people Feel Different.”, says its Sales & Customer Service Manager, Cheng Fulgencio. PhilJets’ team members love the Philippines as much as they love its people. The team is built from a blend of foreign and Filipino talents, focused on customer satisfaction and high international standard. Those new products are an opportunity to celebrate the country itself, since a large number of the services of the company would not be possible without such a fantastic setting, and such fantastic...
Press Release – PhilJets, New Member of the ASBAA

Press Release – PhilJets, New Member of the ASBAA

MANILA, Philippines – February 23rd, 2015   Philjets joins the Asian Business Aviation Association (ASBAA), and reinforces its influence in the Aviation Industry.   Carrying on its intention to become one of the aviation sector’s references in the Philippines and to play a growing role in Asia, PhilJets Group has just joined the dynamic aviation association, based in China: ASBAA, the Asian Business Aviation Association. The association, which represents more than 80 entities around in the region, aims at reinforcing and developing members’ visibility and growth by providing advices and expertise in the Aviation industry. ASBAA presents to the members a platform for communication and actions enhancing Business Aviation access, regulation, safety, public awareness and contribution to their local economy. The common aspiration of all ASBAA members is to support the aviation industry with knowledge, experience and partnership on complex or current matters throughout Asia, and worldwide. PhilJets is the 2nd Filipino group, after Aviation Concept, to join the association. By doing so, it reaffirms its intention to become a top business actor in the industry, and the drive for recognition of the Philippines as one of the most mature countries in Business Aviation nowadays. Integrating this association will assert PhilJets as one of the leading spokesperson for Aviation in the Filipino market, and bring to the company valuable sector information, powerful network and extended visibility in the industry-specific airshows and events. PhilJets complements this membership with an involvement in several other businesses and aerospace associations within the ASEAN region. In 2013, PhilJets Group joined the Makati Business Club, one of the influential business associations of the Philippines, which aims at promoting...

Press Release – PhilJets Group Year 2014 Review

PhilJets Group (Aviation & Aerospace Industry) MANILA, Philippines – February 10th, 2015 PhilJets Group Year 2014 Review 2014 has been a particularly active year for PhilJets Group and its team. Created only 2 years ago, the company benefited from high and intense growth, which allowed an important development of both activities and projects.     1. The Brand New EC130 T2 & new Charter offers The delivery of the new EC130 T2 helicopter on March 2014 has underlined PhilJets’s wish to reinforce its management services, and its focus on chartering and tailor made VIP transport services. This Airbus Helicopter EC130 T2 is the one and only of that kind available for charter in the Philippines. The standard and quality of its equipment make it the perfect option for comfortable tourism flights, or helicopter aerial works. Equipped with extra features such as the iPad-controlled GoPro camera and On-board Wifi, this aircraft provides the highest standard in aviation in the country. Additional safety installations, such as the SpiderTracks GPS & Satellite tracking system with Emergency localization, usually used in the Oil & Gas industry, ensures the security and seriousness of each flight operated by PhilJets Aero Charter Corp. Thanks to those equipments, PhilJets’ EC130T2 is a model of safety and reliability in the Filipino aerial transport sector. Further to new helicopter arrival, PhilJets has also developed its tourism charter flights and packages with special VIP tours in Metro Manila and around. Manila, Corregidor, Taal Volcano, Mount Pinatubo and Banaue are some of the stunning destinations you will now enjoy from the sky using the most elegant aircrafts. Furthermore, putting forward the...
Arrival of the AW109E helicopters for Philippine Airforce and Navy

Arrival of the AW109E helicopters for Philippine Airforce and Navy

MANILA, Philippines — Six of the brand new AW109E Power helicopters commissioned by the Armed Forces of the Philippines arrived on December 20 in the country. They are now being assembled at the Agusta Westland authorized maintenance center, for delivery in the coming weeks. 1. PAF and Philippine Navy, hand-in-hand. Four units will be dedicated to the Philippine Navy operations, whilst the PAF (Philippine Air Force) will receive the two remaining. According to Defense Undersecretary for Finance Manalo’s state news report last Wednesday, “they are now being assembled and according to the timeline I received, they will be flown very soon to Clark, Pampanga for testing and acceptance.”. This delivery marks the first delivery step of the P1.3-billion aircraft purchase signed by the Department of National Defense in 2013 with the Anglo-Italian manufacturer AgustaWestland. This acquisition is part of a larger P3.44 billion project to enhance mission capability of the Philippines Department of Defense, in particular on Aerial operations.   2. The Crew & Missions. Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Delgado, Philippine Air Force commanding officer, also announced that the six pilots for the brand-new AgustaWestland AW-109 attack helicopters who went for a training last July returned to the Philippines on December. The pilots’ training, which is part of the acquisition package, was conducted at Costa Di Samarate, Italy. Also undergoing training are 22 maintenance personnel. According to AgustaWestland, “the Philippine Air Force’s AW109 Power configuration will feature a dedicated mission package and equipment including a combination of weapon systems. These aircraft will be used to perform a range of duties including homeland security, armed reconnaissance and close support.” They will...