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News and developments about airplanes, helicopters and unmanned air vehicles used in all varieties of operations, including airlines, military, business, commercial, general aviation and private.

May 25, 2017, 7:33 AM

Trade Row Threatens Canada’s Fighter Replacement Plans

An interim—and controversial—buy of Super Hornets may fall victim to row with US over alleged subsidies to Bombardier.

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May 23, 2017 - 8:18 AM
The aircraft are from FBO and handling company Executive Aircraft Services as well as Egyptian operator Smart Aviation.
Airbus ACJ330neo
May 23, 2017 - 8:00 AM
The ACJ330neo will be able to carry 24 passengers 9,400 nm.
May 23, 2017 - 7:25 AM
The 604XT is being announced first as an avionics retrofit package, with more details to come in October about other potential improvements.
Pilatus PC-24
May 23, 2017 - 6:29 AM
The company has an initial order for six PC-24s, but plans to place an add-on “significant order” as soon as Pilatus reopens the order book next year.
crowd scene with sheiks at the Dubai airshow
May 22, 2017 - 10:00 PM
Business jets will account for a quarter of all aircraft on display at Dubai's Al Maktoum International Airport.
Farborough Airshow site
May 22, 2017 - 3:00 PM
Bombardier is among several bizav OEMs increasing the size of their exhibition space.
Cirrus Aircraft on static
May 22, 2017 - 2:05 PM
EASA approval comes seven months after the U.S FAA certified the single-engine Cirrus Vision Jet.
May 22, 2017 - 2:00 PM
The company also is capitalizing on new commercial single-engine turbine in IMC rules with a Grand Caravan order.
Sikorsky S-70 Black Hawk
May 22, 2017 - 12:10 PM
The White House announced $110 billion in arms and services agreements during President Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia.
Michael T. Amalfitano,  Simon Ebert
May 22, 2017 - 11:00 AM
Aircraft has upgraded Honeywell Primus Elite Advanced Features avionics suite with synthetic vision and autothrottles as standard equipment.