Aircraft Completion Center

IAS closes on Airbus A340-500 for VVIP client

The IAS team closed on an Airbus A-340-500 aircraft it’s now time for the completion. Thanks to my team: Peter, Mike, Manny and Ric we delivered a safe aircraft and a great value to our client.

Gulfstream 650

Above are Gulfstream 650 exterior rendings by one of the IAS design team. The IAS team of “World Class” designers can help you with your Gulfstream 650.  We also have the operational expertise to  help  with selecting the options and negotiate the contract.  Prior to meeting your friendly Gulfstream sales person contact IAS ,we […]

What’s WAAS !!!!

I’m going to try to explain WAAS without any ”Geek Speak”.
This is a very simplified explanation for non-aviation professionals. WAAS :Wide Area Augmentation System is a means of enhancing conventional GPS accuracy to enable precision like approaches where no conventional ground based precession approach facilities exist. There are about 1500 of these approach procedures published […]

Creating a “Flying Home”: By Capt. Ivan Klugman

Having been in the aviation industry for over 30 years as an aviation department manager, major airline captain, aircraft completion consultant and President of Integral Aviation Solutions Inc, I feel uniquely qualified to discuss the completion or conversion process of an airliner into a “Flying Home”. Long before Boeing was producing the Boeing Business […]

Unique Paint Scheme on Boeing 737 / Boeing BBJ

I spotted this aircraft in Edinburgh, Scotland and want to share it with my readers. It’s very refreshing to see something this unique and bold.

Integral Aviation Solutions Inc launches the “IAS Express” Learjet

Pre-owned Learjet can be converted into high performance, fuel sipping business tools for a fraction of the cost of a new aircraft. The “IAS Express” modification of Learjet 35/36 and 31 series aircraft increases speed, range and useful load while reducing operating costs. They can be operated out of small airports at higher altitudes […]

Kicking up the Quality of your Aircraft Completion / Refurbishment project

There are many fine completion centers available however the one ingredient that will bring their performance up several notches is having an onsite project manager who works for the aircraft owner. When I refer to completion process I’m including “green” as well as refurbishment projects.

While the industry trend had been moving in favor of […]

BBJs(Boeing 737) nose to nose in KEWR (Newark, New Jersey USA)

The BBJ’s are back in Town

You can now acquire A Boeing Business Jet without the previously required 3 to 5 year waiting period. Being an aviation consultant having extensive experience with the Boeing Business Jet also known as a Boeing 737. I keep my finger on the pulse of the BBJ market place and feel now […]

Cessna Citation Sovereign

In the late 1990s, Cessna saw the need for a high-performance jet midway between the Excel/XLS size and the Citation X. The result was the Model 680 Citation Sovereign, powered by two PW360c engines. It uses the Honeywell Primus Epic glass cockpit avionics suite, coupled with dual Honeywell FMZ2000 FMS units. Its claim to fame […]

IAS posts new : Aircraft Completion Project Management Scope of Service

Overall aircraft completion program management consists of monitoring the critical path schedule, participating in vendor and program reviews, and proactively identifying and solving major issues before they manifest themselves. Close attention is paid to quality, cost and schedule when dealing with any issue, including Change Orders.

Although each project is very different from start to […]