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.

May 27, 2015, 9:38 AM

VistaJet Completes $300 Million Offering

Proceeds will help VistaJet continue its global expansion plans.

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May 28, 2015 - 10:25 AM
Former Pratt & Whitney executive Jim Vounassis will be tasked with studying operations and implementing a strategy to improve performance.
May 28, 2015 - 10:14 AM
RVSM systems are now incorporated into aircraft or supplemental type designs and thus have maintenance requirements tied to aircraft airworthiness.
May 27, 2015 - 1:45 PM
Veritas Capital says StandardAero will become a cornerstone investment that creates a new platform for the firm in aerospace.
May 27, 2015 - 11:06 AM
NTSB releases alert as technologies present new distractions in cockpit.
May 27, 2015 - 10:45 AM
Aviation veteran Earl Robinson is leading development of StarLiner, which will first reach market as regional airliner and then as corporate jet.
VistaJet founder and chairman Thomas Flohr
May 27, 2015 - 9:38 AM
Proceeds will help VistaJet continue its global expansion plans.
May 26, 2015 - 4:16 PM
Deal with JSC Ural Works of Civil Aviation (UWCA) to assemble 407GXPs in Russia will speed their inclusion on the country's aircraft registry.
May 26, 2015 - 1:39 PM
A mobile repair team based at the airport will support clients at the main airports in Portugal.
May 26, 2015 - 11:40 AM
The new facility consolidates staff and equipment previously spread among three sites.
May 26, 2015 - 11:14 AM
KaiserAir is one of only a handful of independent FBOs in California to receive DCA Access Standard Security Program (DASSP) qualification from the TSA.