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Continental Diesel: Over 4.5 Million Flight Hours

Friedrichshafen (Germany), 14 April 2015—The Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, celebrated the logging of over 4.5 million flight hours with a total of close to 4,500 Continental Diesel engines delivered since start of series production in 2002. As a result, the production figures of Continental Diesel are higher than that […]

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Continental Motors Sponsors 39th Annual Air Race Classic Terminus

The women pilot race teams cut the finishing line at the Fairhope airport on June 25   Fairhope, Alabama, April 13, 2015 – H.L. “Sonny” Callahan Airport (KCQF), 99s Emerald Angels of the Gulf Coast Chapter and Continental Motors Group, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, welcomes the all-women Air Race Classic to Fairhope, Alabama […]

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Continental Motors to Hold Technical Seminars at AERO 2015

  Mobile, 2 April 2015—Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, announced to held technical seminars during the AERO 2015 in Friedrichshafen, Germany. These seminars will provide a wealth of information to owner pilots, pilots and mechanics that are flying with or maintaining Continental Motors engines, both AVGAS and Diesel. Along the […]

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Continental Motors to Hold Technical Seminars at AERO 2015

Mobile, 2 April 2015 Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, announced to held technical seminars during the AERO 2015 in Friedrichshafen, Germany. These seminars will provide a wealth of information to owner pilots, pilots and mechanics that are flying with or maintaining Continental Motors engines, both AVGAS and Diesel. Along the […]

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Continental Motors to Power Chinese Flight School’s DA40 Diesel Fleet Expansion

St. Egidien (Germany), 27 March 2015—Continental Motors Group, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, partners with Xinjiang Tianxiang Flight School in Xinjiang Province, Northwest China to expand their CD-135 powered DA40 fleet. Tianxiang’s current fleet of 16 will expand to 30 with four aircraft delivered this week and 10 more delivered by end of 2015. […]

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Continental Motors’ CD-155 Engine Now EASA Certified for Diamond DA42 TDI

St. Egidien (Germany), 9 March 2015—Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, has partnered with Diamond Aircraft Industries to provide the highly reliable and efficient 155 hp Continental Jet-A diesel engine option, now EASA type certificated for installation, on its highly successful twin-engine DA42 TDI. FAA validation is pending. Diamond Aircraft Industries (DAI) conversion program […]

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Continental Motors’ IO-360-AF Alternative Fuel Engine Receives FAA Type Certification

Mobile, Alabama, 25 February 2015 – Continental Motors Group (CMG), an AVIC International Corporation company, announces that the IO-360-AF (alternative fuel) engine model received type certification from the FAA in January 2015. The 6-cylinder IO360-AF is certified for standard 100LL as well as unleaded 91UL avgas now available in several countries. Flight Design, GmbH is expected to take delivery of […]

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Continental Motors Services Acquires United Turbine and UT Aeroparts Corporation

Fairhope, AL, United States, February 2, 2015 – Continental Motors Group Ltd., a wholly owned division of AVIC International Holding Corporation, announced today that its MRO subsidiary, Continental Motors Services, Inc. (CMS), located in Fairhope, Alabama added turbine overhaul, repair and sales capabilities to its list of services with the acquisition of United Turbine and UT Aeroparts Corporations of […]

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Continental Motors To Power Cochise College’s Next Generation Flight Training Aircraft Fleet

Mobile (AL, USA), 28 January 2015—Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, has been selected as the engine supplier for Cochise College’s six new RedHawk Aero training aircraft to be purchased in 2015. Continental Motors will supply six of its technologically advanced CD-135 diesel engines as the single lever, Full Authority Digital […]

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Continental Engines for Mooney Aircraft Receive Validated Type Certificate from Chinese Authorities

Beijing, China, December 19, 2014—Continental Motors Beijing Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company announces receipt of Validated Type Certificates for Continental Motors’ IO550G and TSIO550G engines from the Civil Aviation Administration of China. These engine models power the high performance Mooney M20 Series Acclaim Type S and Ovation 3 aircraft that […]

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Continental Motors Group Announces Completed Acquisition of Southern Avionics and Communications

Mobile, Alabama, November 24, 2014 –Continental Motors Group Ltd, (CMG) an AVIC International Holding Corporation (AVIC Intl’) company is pleased to announce that it has received approval from the US Government and has completed its acquisition of Southern Avionics and Communications, effective November 21, 2014. In the near term, CMG will continue to operate the avionics and aircraft interior […]

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Zulu Flight Training Launches in Europe

  Geneva, Switzerland on November 17, 2014 – Continental Motors Group (CMG), an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, is pleased to announce the grand opening of Zulu Flight Training (Zulu) in Geneva, Switzerland on November 6, 2014. This is the second location and first international location for Zulu, a dual-site flight training model with a simulator based curriculum […]

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Continental Diesel with Chinese Manuals

Zhuhai (China), 14 November 2014—Technify Motors GmbH, a subsidiary of Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, announced today that its operation and maintenance manuals for the CD-100 diesel engine series are now available in Chinese language to improve service in this emerging market. “We are proud to publish our manuals for […]

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Continental to Offer Diesel Retrofits in China

  Zhuhai (China), 13 November 2014—Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, announced today it will offer its CD-100 diesel series for the retrofit of existing aircraft in China. With Chinese certifications underway especially fleet operators can benefit from low fuel consumption, only scheduled maintenance concept and environmental friendliness of Continental Motors’ […]

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Continental Equips New Mooneys New Mooney M10 unveiled at Zhuhai Airshow – Diesel Equipped Models

Zhuhai (China), 11 November 2014—Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation (AVIC Intl’) company, congratulates Mooney International on its unveiling of the first Mooney trainer and performance models at the 2014 China Airshow in Zhuhai, China. The new M10 series is equipped with Continental Diesel engines, the M10T with a CD-135 and the […]

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Continental Diesel Retrofits for African Flight School

Africair extends order – Ethiopian Airlines expands Continental Diesel Fleet St. Egidien (Germany), 27 October 2014 – Continental Diesel Master Installation Center Africair, Inc. extends its latest order of CD-155 retrofit engine kits from three to ten. Africair equips new diesel powered Cessna 172 Skyhawks for Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy. The state-of-the-art diesel piston engine CD-155 is running […]

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Continental Motors Services and Aircraft Specialties Lubricants announce a joint evaluation program of CamGuard, an advanced aviation oil additive.

Fairhope, Alabama, September 4, 2014 – Continental Motors Services (CMS), a division of Continental Motors Group announced today they have entered into an agreement and established a joint evaluation program with Aircraft Specialties Lubricants (ASL) to verify the benefits of CamGuard, an aviation oil additive manufactured by ASL. This program will evaluate CamGuard in engines overhauled or repaired by […]

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Continental Motors Group Signs Aerodynamics Malaga SL of Spain to 16 Plane Diesel Engine Upgrade

St. Egidien, Germany on September 2, 2014 – Continental Motors Group, Ltd announced today that Aerodynamics Malaga S.L. (Aerodynamics), a leading Spanish flight training school, will retrofit sixteen aircraft with the state-of-the-art Continental Diesel jet fuel piston engine. Aerodynamics is an EASA ATO and Part 145 maintenance organization based in Malaga, Spain. They operate a fleet of […]

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Mattituck Services to purchase Southern Avionics and Communications

Mobile, AL, United States, June 24, 2014 – Continental Motors Group Ltd. announced today that its MRO subsidiary, Mattituck Services, Inc. (MSI) will add avionics and aircraft interior maintenance, repair and overhaul capabilities through an agreement to purchase Southern Avionics and Communications Incorporated, which is located in Mobile, Alabama. Southern Avionics has been a regional leader in avionics […]

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Continental Motors Career Fair

Mobile, AL June 16, 2014 – Continental Motors, Inc. (CMI) is holding a Career Fair June 21, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at their facility in the Brookley Complex, 2039 South Broad St. Mobile, AL 36615. HR Representatives and Hiring managers will be on site accepting resumes and conducting on-site screening. Continental Motors, formerly known as […]

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