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.

November 18, 2014, 2:20 PM

Gulfstream’s 7,500-nm G650ER Enters Service

The approximately $2 million ER option stretches the G650’s 7,000-nm range to 7,500 nm at a cruise speed of Mach 0.85.

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Nov 20, 2014 - 2:44 PM
Barrington Irving's visit to Southern California inspires ideas about how to attract kids to aviation careers.
G650 production line
Nov 20, 2014 - 2:10 PM
G650 was certified by the FAA in September 2012 and the first one was delivered to a customer in December 2012.
Nov 20, 2014 - 2:05 PM
63,308 business aircraft flights recorded in Europe last month, but the Ukraine crisis held down the increase to only 1.9 percent YOY.
Nov 20, 2014 - 1:55 PM
Worldwide business and general aviation avionics sales amounted to $614.4 million in the third quarter.
Nov 20, 2014 - 1:50 PM
Market recovery in business and general aviation in North America lifts flight support company.
Nov 20, 2014 - 1:40 PM
Company ceased flight operations “immediately” and expects to sell its Cessna Citation Sovereign “in due course.”
Nov 20, 2014 - 1:35 PM
The aircraft with its over-the-wing engine was the winner in the aerospace category.
Nov 20, 2014 - 1:35 PM
There is an “immediate need” to fly sea turtles to other facilities.
Nov 20, 2014 - 1:30 PM
Delivery ceremony will take place 10 months after certification and five years after the first flight.
Nov 20, 2014 - 1:25 PM
Firm opened Asia Pacific headquarters in Hong Kong and a regional office in Beijing.