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With its ACJ319 on display at ABACE, Airbus hopes to lure Asian customers looking for a large VIP cabin.
There is a shortage of professional staff and pilots to meet the needs of the business aviation market.
Aircraft broker Jetcraft is positioned to exploit opportunities for business and private aviation in Greater China.
The first production conforming Cirrus Vision SF50 very light jet, “C-Zero” (C0), made its maiden flight in March from Duluth International Airport.
In 2012, the country’s economy grew at its fastest pace in more than a decade, which makes it fertile ground for business aviation.
Current plans call for Boeing to deliver the final EA-18Gs in 2016, but the 22 Growlers the Navy requested would extend that through 2017.
Airbus says fewer customization options will aid in production efficiency and help boost aftermarket values.
Modified bulkheads will address cracking issues in early production versions of the Joint Strike Fighter.