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Undisclosed customer to take possession next month.
The two-day training class for the G500/G600 MFDs and GTN navigators is a valuable experience.
Flights of business jets and pistons were each down 5 percent from a year ago, while turboprops declined 1.5 percent.
The new Gulfstream family is on track for G500 certification in 2017, followed by the G600 in 2019.
An exemption from user fees fails to convince GA groups from backing Rep. Bill Shuster's Independent ATC proposal.
The recently FAA-certified HondaJet was likely chosen for its unique over-the-wing mounted engines.
LABACE 2016 will take place August 28 to September 1, two weeks later than the usual mid-August date,
Reductions will begin in April, with an elimination of all Sunday flights, followed by 20 percent cuts each in June and October and 10 percent in January.
The New York company is seeing increasing demand for interior refurb projects as owners keep their airplanes longer.
The company's paint specialists will evaluate any countertop repair project and discuss solutions.