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.
Task force to present plan at high-level safety conference in February
Dubbed C1, the jet will be used for an “array of certification efforts,” including flight into known icing testing.
Steady growth of about 4 percent in U.S. business jet flight operations underlies the recovery.
RAS will also be an authorized service center for the turboprop single.
Ovation Select provides onboard connectivity via smartphones, tablets or any of the installed passenger control units.
Transition to occur by June.
Contract award for the medium multirole helicopter has been postponed to next year’s second quarter.
Safety Board issues 18 separate recommendations
Direct order from Airbus adds to lease contracts with AerCap and GECAS
Contract worth some $11 billion at current list prices