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.
Low-cost equipage includes GTX 3000 Mode S extended-squitter remote transponder paired with GDL 88 ADS-B datalink.
The Bombardier Learjet 85 landed at the other end of the spectrum.
Books $232 billion worth of orders
Learjet business continues to gain steam.
Elbit Systems’ U.S. subsidiary and Embraer are doing the work.
Big jets dominated unveilings last year.
Pre-owned inventory has been shrinking, despite a growing worldwide fleet that added more than 525 new aircraft in 2014.
U.S. aerospace industry sales in 2014 grew to $228 billion, according to the Aerospace Industries Association.
U.S. sales of military aircraft remained flat in 2014, according to the Aerospace Industries Association.
The Civil Aviation Administration of China issued a type certificate for the Comac ARJ21-700 regional jet, China’s first indigenous airliner.