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.
First production airplane is already painted in its final livery, and certification and the first delivery planned for the fourth quarter.
Having launched four new aircraft over the past decade, the airframer is highlighting the G500 and G600 at EBACE.
With its cues taken heavily from the airframer's new streamlined flagship Global 7000 interior, the Canadian airframer affirms its family style.
Customers include the governments of Poland and the Netherlands, and military operators for the P-8 and KC-46 tanker.
Solutions include avionics upgrades, new maintenance programs and an improved landing gear system available for retrofit.
Engineers have started fabrication of the first static, fatigue test articles and initiated testing with the fuel system iron bird.
Aircraft flew from Savannah to Paris in 7 hours and 40 minutes, covering the 3,788-nm/7,015-km distance at an average speed of Mach 0.90.
GAMA reported an overall 6.5 percent increase in business aircraft deliveries for the first quarter of 2016, but results varied among manufacturers.
The new Pilatus PC-24 business jet is due to enter service at the end of 2017.
EBACE will once again showcase the worldwide business aviation industry's products and services.