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.
France, Germany and Italy signal intent to fund project definition of an all-European medium-altitude, long-endurance UAS.
The U.S FAA approved the new BBJ winglets following a nearly four month flight-test program.
Initial fabrication begins on Longitude as Cessna awaits Latitude certification in next few weeks.
Company plans to use ground testing and greater flight test approval authority to optimize certification
European tour follows six-airport visit in Japan that attracted 10,000 people.
European fractional will have four of the super-midsize jets in its fleet by year-end.
The airplane made the journey here from the company’s base in São José dos Campos, Brazil, in 12 hours 36 minutes.
Lauda, a rated commercial pilot with more than 18,000 hours, has a long history with Bombardier products.
Last year the company sold 13 aircraft, including four widebodies. This year it will deliver four 747s and a 787, or two.
The manufacturer of the TBM 900 has dropped the Socata name and enjoying good financial performance supported by aerostructures work.