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The IAI’s Bedek division: a new contract, and hopes for more

The Bedek division, Israel Aerospace Industries’ (IAI) largest civil operation, has recently signed a five-year maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) agreement with Air Canada to fulfill the airline’s heavy maintenance requirements of its Boeing 767 fleet. This contract made many people at the Bedek division smile. At a time when the hangars of the division […]

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Bedek focuses on modification work until conversions recover

While the after-effects of the world economic crisis are still obvious in the hangars of the Bedek division of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), the company is not waiting for them to completely fade. Until the big hangars are once again full with aircraft to be converted to carry cargo, the division decided to go into […]

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Ben Gurion airport – new hangar, new competition

An international tender issued by the Israeli Airports Authority will change the maintenance business at Ben Gurion airport in Tel Aviv. The tender, issued on a design, build, operate, transfer basis, will create a new maintenance centre at Israel’s main international airport. At the moment, maintenance at Ben Gurion is carried out by Israeli flag […]

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Israel Aerospace Industries aims to become an OEM

It is a major change that is a result of market conditions. Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is looking for co-operation agreements that will allow it to supply complete fuselage sections to aircraft manufacturers.  This is part of the company’s strategy to enhance its civil operations. IAI is already deep in negotiations with major aircraft manufacturers […]

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Israel Aerospace Industries to change civil division strategy

The aerospace and defence business is greatly affected by fluctuations in the global economy.  Companies have to adapt their type of business, or rather the volume of each type, according to the numbers, which are known fully only to the board of directors and top management. A recent assessment by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has […]

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The ‘Boeing fee’ – another effort to solve the dispute

Behind the scenes the fight is continuing. It will have to end either in a knockout or a compromise. There is no way to tell what the outcome will be. In a nutshell, Boeing is charging a fee for every aircraft that is converted by the Bedek division of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) from passenger […]

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