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Joint-venture project to reach market by 2025
Business jet deliveries at Textron Aviation division Cessna Aircraft climbed to 159 Citations last year, a 12-percent increase over 2013.
Last year, Dassault delivered 66 Falcon business jets versus 77 in 2013, though sales increased by 11 percent to $5.27 billion.
Last year, Gulfstream delivered 150 outfitted business jets, six above that in 2013.
President Obama’s visit renews defense trade pact and signals greater cooperation.
The U.S. Air Force will enter into negotiations with Boeing to deliver up to three 747-8s to serve as the new Air Force One.
Eyes orders for between 40 and 60 current-generation 777s a year
First delivery to JAL scheduled for 2021
Company has feasibility studies under way on “four or five” business aircraft and is “narrowing the process and getting closer” to making a decision.
Two years after the aircraft concept was unveiled, a Ukrainian-built turboprop powered the maiden sortie.