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

Sep 3, 2014 - 9:45 AM
Local sales agent reports remanufactured business jet has seen success in charter operations in the region
Sep 1, 2014 - 3:45 AM
Brazil’s aviation authority approved the airplane during last month’s LABACE event.
Bombardier Global 6000
Aug 14, 2014 - 2:48 PM
Data about hundreds of jets, turboprops and helicopters.
Aug 13, 2014 - 4:41 PM
Embraer opens the wraps on its newly certified bizjet
Aug 13, 2014 - 11:00 AM
Nextant names a new distributor and support center for its 400XTi and G90XT aircraft.
Quest Aircraft expects its Kodiak turboprop single will perform well in a number of roles in Latin America, including meeting transportation needs for vacationing city-dwellers. (Photo: David McIntosh)
Aug 13, 2014 - 1:00 AM
Quest Aircraft do Brasil is the local distributor for the Kodiak aircraft.
With a new five-blade Hartzell propeller leading the way, Daher-Socata’s TBM 900 is a winner. (Photo: David McIntosh)
Aug 13, 2014 - 12:20 AM
Winglets, a new tail-cone, a vertical tailfin strake and a five-blade composite propeller distinguish the TBM 900.
Dassault Falcon Jet brought its flagship 7X (foreground) and 2000LXS/S models to LABACE, highlighting the airframer’s conviction that Latin America is an important market. (Photo: David McIntosh)
Aug 12, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Dassault sees continued growth of its fleet in Latin America and is expanding its maintenance facility in Sorocaba to support this.
Aug 12, 2014 - 2:00 PM
Despite a slow year in Brazil, Embraer believes its overall market share is growing again.
Celebrating ANAC certification of the Legacy 500 are (left to right) Embraer CEO Marco Túlio Pellegrini; Mauro Kern, Embraer executive v-p of technology and engineering; and ANAC officials Dino Ishikura and Marcelo Pacheco dos Guaranys. (Photo: David McIntosh)
Aug 12, 2014 - 8:00 AM
Brazilian authorities have issued certification for Embraer’s Legacy 500 and the new midsized jet should enter service in September.