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.

February 16, 2017, 11:11 AM

First Global 7000 Logs 100 Hours; FTV2 To Fly Soon

The Global 7000 remains on track for entry into service in the second half of 2018.

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UPS package truck with HorseFly drone
Feb 23, 2017 - 4:21 PM
The Workhorse Group 'HorseFly' octocopter flew a preset, autonomous route to deliver a package, then returned to its host UPS vehicle.
Feb 23, 2017 - 12:35 PM
According to USI, this is the only NBAA PDP-approved offering on unmanned aviation.
Feb 23, 2017 - 12:17 PM
Its engineering and DER staff also has “full capability” for composite repairs on all GII, GIII, GIV and GV parts.
Feb 23, 2017 - 11:50 AM
Half of its new business last year came from customers who previously patronized another fractional provider.
Feb 23, 2017 - 11:42 AM
Gennady Barsky recently became president after serving as CFO for JetSmarter.
Embraer Phenom 300
Feb 23, 2017 - 10:58 AM
This is the fourth consecutive year that Embraer light jet's has achieved this mark, accumulating 266 deliveries since 2013.
Feb 23, 2017 - 10:32 AM
AvFab's pleated shades are produced for King Air 200, B200 and B200GT and replace factory-installed polarizers
Feb 23, 2017 - 10:28 AM
Proceeds of the initial $300 million sale, about 12 percent of the company’s $2.35 billion value, will be used to implement its new business plan.
Feb 22, 2017 - 3:49 PM
The Saras twin turboprop is one of several general aviation and air transport programs being pursued by India's National Aerospace Laboratories.
Large business jets
Feb 22, 2017 - 1:05 PM
Billings were down by double digits as nearly all the business jet manufacturers had down years.