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Continental Motors Group to build a new factory and corporate office in Mobile, AL, and invest globally in the future of General Aviation

Continental Motors Services to Host an ABS Beechcraft Clinic in Fairhope, AL

Mobile, AL, United States, October 11, 2016 – Continental Motors Services (CMS), announced today that the American Bonanza Society (ABS) and CMS would jointly organize a Beechcraft Clinic on November 3 to November 6, 2016. The event will be held at the Continental Motors Services facility, KCQF, HL Sonny Callahan airport in Fairhope, AL. The […]

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Continental Motors Group to Consolidate Manufacturing Operations

Continental Motors Group to Consolidate Manufacturing Operations to Its Facilities in Alabama, USA and Germany Mobile, AL, USA, August 17, 2016 – Continental Motors Group, Ltd. (CMG), an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, announced today that it will consolidate all manufacturing operations into its advanced manufacturing centers located Alabama and Germany. The manufacture of CMG’s […]

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Clarification Regarding FAA Airworthiness Directive 2016-16-12

Continental Motors Group Clarification Regarding FAA Airworthiness Directive 2016-16-12 Covering Danbury Aerospace Company Produced ECi (Engine Components International) Cylinders San Antonio, Texas, August 11, 2016 – Continental Motors Group (CMG) an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, was INCORRECTLY named today as the manufacturer of the cylinders referenced in the Federal Aviation Administration Airworthiness Directive, AD […]

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Visit Continental Motors’ Customer Event at Piper Germany, Kassel-Calden

The Continental Motors Group and Piper Germany are hosting a customer event June 26 to 28, 2015.  Our goal is to gather pilots, operators and mechanics to spend a weekend discussing engine care and maintenance, the future of avionics and navigation data.   Piper Germany will welcome you at their facility located on the Kassel-Calden […]

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Continental Motors to Purchase Assets from Danbury Aerospace

Mobile, AL, United States, May 4, 2015 – Continental Motors Group Ltd. (CMG), an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, announced today it has entered into an agreement with Danbury Aerospace to purchase essentially all of the assets associated with its operating divisions, Engine Components International, Inc., Precision Machined Parts, Inc., Airmotive Engineering Corporation, Aircooled Motors, […]

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2nd Annual “Learn to Fly” Day hosted by Zulu Flight Training and Continental Motors Services

  Fairhope, Alabama,  April 30, 2015 – Zulu Flight Training and Continental Motors Services, divisions of Continental Motors Group (CMG), an AVIC International Holding Corporation company will hold their second annual  “Learn to Fly” day on Saturday, May 16, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at H. L. Sonny “Callahan Airport” in Fairhope, AL. Admission […]

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Continental Motors Services Receives EASA Certification

Mobile, Alabama, April 29, 2015 – Continental Motors Group (CMG), an AVIC International Holding Corporation company announces receipt of EASA Type Certification for its Continental Motors Services division (CMS) located in Fairhope, Alabama. CMS now has the added capability to repair and overhaul engines for European Union customers. In addition, CMS is in the process of seeking EASA Certification […]

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Continental Motors Receives FAA STC for Diesel Powered Piper PA-28 Aircraft

Lakeland, FL, 21, April 2015—Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, announced it has received the validation of its European supplemental type certificate (STC) by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the Piper PA28 family of aircraft powered by the jet fuel diesel cycle engines CD-135 (99 kW, 135 HP) and CD-155 […]

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International Diesel Certifications for Continental

Friedrichshafen (Germany), 17 April 2015—The Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, announced the validation of additional diesel certifications thereby adding more countries to its expanding sales and service network. EASA certifications for CD-100 series jet fuel diesel engines are now active in Russia, South Africa, and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia […]

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Continental Motors Receives Production Certificate from FAA to Assemble CD-100 Series Diesel Engine Retrofit Kits in North America

Mobile, Alabama, April 16, 2015 – Continental Motors Group (CMG), an AVIC International Holding Corporation company announces receipt of Production Certificate from FAA to  assemble the CD-135 and CD-155 Diesel Engine Retrofit Kits in North America. By expanding final assembly of the diesel engine retrofit kits globally, customers will benefit with increased availability and improved lead times. The […]

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Continental to Host 2nd European Flight School Congress

Friedrichshafen (Germany), 16 April 2015—The Continental Motors Group, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, announced today to host the 2015 edition of the European Aviation and Flight School Congress. The congress date moves to late summer and will take place at the Technik Museum in Speyer from August 21 to 22. For the second time, […]

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Continental Motors and CAUC Enter Into a Cooperative Agreement to Expand and Enhance General Aviation Training in China

Tianjin (China), 15 April 2015—The Continental Motors Group Ltd, an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with The Civil Aviation University of China recently to support the growing demand of general aviation in China. The scope of the MOU is to establish a close partnership and cooperation in the field of […]

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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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