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.
With the awarding of an AOC to NetJets China Business Aviation, the company turns its attention to establishing a managed aircraft fleet.
Suppliers and the OEM are ramping up assembly of the first flight test Global 7000.
Invoices for business-jet travel can be complex, but a recent trend could help change that.
The approval allows West Star to manage its own certification projects and determine compliance with FAA procedures and guidelines.
Tanks provide an additional 180 gallons of fuel for 90-series King Airs and 190 gallons for larger King Airs.
The new facility is expected to begin operations in 2016.
Expands 25-year Bell service center capability
The company uses the system to check components for cracks, overlaps, folds, pores and binding errors in the surface.
The company and Gulfstream are the only maintenance facilities that have this equipment for a required test.
The company has more than 12,000 unique parts in inventory.