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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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Aug 10, 2015 - 4:40 PM
Brazil’s Senate has appointed a committee of specialists to propose an updated legal code governing the aviation sector in the country.
Aug 10, 2015 - 9:34 AM
First deliveries still expected this year
Aug 7, 2015 - 10:53 AM
Russian airlines gravitate toward domestic services despite drastic fall in yields
Aug 5, 2015 - 2:46 PM
Debris found on French island of Reunion appears to have drifted thousands of miles west
Aug 4, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Facility to administer certification flight-test program for new regional jet
Philippine Airlines A330 being loaded
Aug 4, 2015 - 1:00 PM
The Philippines Department of Transportation and Communications plans to award operations and maintenance contracts for five regional airports.
Aug 3, 2015 - 9:48 AM
Jeffrey Evagues is ordered to pay more than $235,000 in restitution after admitting to altering employee time and attendance records.
Malaysian Airlines 777
Jul 31, 2015 - 10:09 AM
The trailing-edge wing flaperon was sent to an aeronautical laboratory in Toulouse, France, for further analysis.
Bombardier CS300
Jul 30, 2015 - 5:24 PM
CEO Alain Bellemare is optimistic by response during the Paris Air Show and says Bombardier has about a half-dozen new prospects in pipeline.
L-410NG first flight
Jul 29, 2015 - 1:37 PM
Aircraft Industries Company of the Czech Republic plans to begin production of the new 19-seat commuter aircraft in 2017.