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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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.
Feb 22, 2017 - 12:20 PM
Kits are available for $15,943, not including the estimated 40 man-hours for installation
Feb 22, 2017 - 12:06 PM
LifeLine Response uses global imagery, communication tools and proprietary algorithms to provide safety and security alerts.
Feb 22, 2017 - 11:29 AM
49 percent of survey respondents indicated that they have already seen higher pre-owned business jet transaction volumes post-election.
Web Manuals
Feb 22, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Web Manuals has added improvements to the collaborative working features of its system for updating operations manuals.
Feb 22, 2017 - 8:47 AM
Some auditors have expressed views that people who receive stock items are performing safety-sensitive functions.
Feb 21, 2017 - 4:00 PM
The renovated facility offers crew and passenger lounges as well as quiet zones and crew work stations.
G280 in flight
Feb 21, 2017 - 12:21 PM
Four of the records have been set by flights in Africa.
Feb 21, 2017 - 11:39 AM
Bell's Michael Thacker encouraged increase Part 23 reforms to other certification areas.
Feb 21, 2017 - 10:37 AM
Deadlines for the new requirements begin in 2018.