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.
Brazilian authorities have issued certification for Embraer’s Legacy 500 and the new midsized jet should enter service in September.
Textron Aviation is the new face of Cessna and Beechcraft. Adding Textron’s Bell Helicopter, the company has a significant presence LABACE 2014.
The new Piaggio Avanti Evo has more range, better airfield performance and is quieter and more environmentally friendly.
Gulfstream opened a large new facility at Sorocaba (60km West of Sao Paulo) the day before LABACE started, before flying in five jets to the static.
Buying a business aircraft is a complicated process with numerous factors to consider.
The versatile twin turboprop is well suited to the region’s limited infrastructure, according to manufacturer Viking.
The new business jet offers a spacious cabin and great versatility in terms of its performance.
BN-2 Islander and Defender twin turboprops could provide an affordable and entry-level ISR option, says their manufacturer.
The service plans to select two proposed designs to advance to fabrication and flight-testing.