Business Aviation

News and issues relating to business, corporate and private aviation, primarily regarding turbine-engine-powered airplanes and helicopters. Subjects include aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

January 12, 2017, 11:09 AM

PlaneSense Tapped as Launch Customer for Pilatus PC-24

The fractional provider, which currently operates more than 50 PC-12 turboprop singles, will take delivery of the first customer PC-24 later this year.

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SkyPan International remotely piloted helicopter
Jan 17, 2017 - 4:56 PM
The Chicago aerial photography company will pay a civil penalty of $200,000, the largest fine to date for unmanned aircraft systems.
Gene Cernan
Jan 17, 2017 - 12:15 PM
He was the face of Bombardier's Safety Standdown.
Jan 17, 2017 - 10:24 AM
More than 1,600 Challengers are now in service worldwide.
Jan 16, 2017 - 9:20 PM
G550 crew received a “DESCEND AT MAXIMUM” message on CPDLC, and when they checked on voice with ATC it hadn’t come from them.
SMODisaster
Jan 16, 2017 - 6:39 PM
The disaster-preparedness event highlighted Santa Monica Airport's status as critical infrastructure in southern California.
MaxView
Jan 16, 2017 - 5:59 PM
The Swiss Rotor Solutions modification for the Airbus AS350/H125 helicopter improves pilot field of view when looking down by 10 times.
Jan 16, 2017 - 5:51 PM
New general aviation facility was built in full compliance with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) standards.
Jan 16, 2017 - 1:57 PM
Up and Coming Monmouth County Executive (KBLM) partners with flight school on free lessons for township kids aged eight to 17.
Jan 16, 2017 - 12:56 PM
The Arkansas-based maintenance provider now offers CenTex modifications for King Air series.
Jan 16, 2017 - 12:31 PM
Last year’s tally includes 73 Phenom light jets and 44 Legacy and Lineage large jets versus 82 Phenoms and 38 large jets in 2015.