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July 27, 2016, 2:38 PM

VistaJet Hits 10,000th YTD Flight in Record Time

This accomplishment comes on the heels of a 23-percent rise in global flight traffic in the first half.

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Jul 21, 2010 - 9:09 AM
The big financial freeze that has gripped much of the aerospace industry since around the time of the last Farnborough airshow in 2008 is starting to thaw.
Jul 21, 2010 - 8:27 AM
<strong>Royal Air Maroc Picks Snecma for CFM56-7 Mx </strong><br />Royal Air Maroc (RAM) has chosen Snecma to maintain the CFM56-7B engines that power its
Jul 21, 2010 - 8:23 AM
Qantas has placed a firm order with Bombardier for seven Q400 NextGen turboprop airliners in a deal valued at $218 million based on list prices for the air
Jul 21, 2010 - 7:57 AM
The Engine Alliance GP7200 engine is in the middle of a weight-reduction program that may further help sales as the General Electric-Pratt &amp; Whitney jo
Jul 20, 2010 - 12:17 PM
First came the Middle East carriers on Monday, then yesterday it was the turn of Asian and Latin American airlines to keep the Farnborough airshow cash reg
The unidentified customers for three Boeing 787-8s and twelve 737-800s came t...
Jul 20, 2010 - 11:32 AM
Arab carrier Royal Jordanian Airlines and Avalon, a new aircraft-lease company, have been confirmed as the previously unidentified customers for three Boei
Jul 20, 2010 - 11:10 AM
Rolls-Royce is putting all its cards on a new engine to power future single-aisle aircraft and told <strong>AIN</strong> that as far as it is concerned, “t
Jul 20, 2010 - 11:05 AM
Manufacturers of airliners typically offer customers a choice of engines for their various models.
Jul 20, 2010 - 11:03 AM
The Boeing 787’s flight deck elevates the level of avionics integration to a whole new level for an airliner, connecting a vast array of systems and capabi
Jul 20, 2010 - 11:01 AM
Flybe yesterday placed what will likely be the biggest regional airliner deal of the Farnborough show week, committing to buy up to 140 Embraer 175 aircraf