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News and issues relating to business, aircraft, primarily turbine-engine powered airplanes and helicopters.

Oct 20, 2014 - 7:10 PM
Aerion formally launches its partnership with Airbus to jointly develop the AS2 business jet.
Oct 20, 2014 - 7:10 PM
As the first two test aircraft are practically assembled, Dassault has been using a cockpit test bench to develop fly-by-wire controls.
Oct 20, 2014 - 7:00 PM
Taylor to become chief pilot of Boeing's Commercial Airplane division
Oct 20, 2014 - 6:40 PM
Nextant has been flying a PT6A-135-powered King Air to act as a baseline against which the GE H75-100-powered G90XT can be compared.
Oct 20, 2014 - 11:10 AM
The specialty Cessna Caravan modification provider owns many STCs for improving the single-engine turboprop.
Oct 20, 2014 - 8:50 AM
Gulfstream Aerospace has developed new engineering and manufacturing processes to speed completions of its flagship G650.
Oct 20, 2014 - 8:40 AM
Post-merger, Textron says it will stick to its current production portfolio.
Oct 20, 2014 - 8:30 AM
Farnborough Airport is seeing the upside in traffic while parent TAG is customizing a 757 for VIP charters.
Driven by airlines to refine the 737’s efficiency, Boeing might have also developed a winning bizjet formula.
Oct 18, 2014 - 9:30 AM
The Boeing Business Jet variants of the Max are designated Max 8 and Max 9 and have significantly more range than the BBJ 2 and BBJ 3.
Cessna’s new Citation Latitude is available for inspection on the NBAA static display line, featuring this production interior. With its flat floor and generously sized cockpit layout, the new-design Latitude is one product of the company’s creative engineering team. “They like designing stuff, and we’ve got to keep them busy,” said Textron Aviation president and CEO Scott Ernest.
Oct 18, 2014 - 9:20 AM
Two of the largest aircraft manufacturers are now one under the Textron Aviation umbrella.