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.

October 2, 2015, 1:47 PM

Hands On: HUD and Fly-by-Wire Enhances Legacy 500

In the middle of next year Embraer will offer optional head-up display with enhanced and synthetic vision for the Legacy 450 and 500.

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charter boarding
Oct 1, 2015 - 10:26 AM
Charter/management firms report steady growth in fleets and business, from both management customers and buyers of charter lift.
Williams product support.
Oct 1, 2015 - 6:00 AM
Williams claimed the top spot among turbofan makers while Honeywell retained its leadership in the turboprop sector.
Oct 1, 2015 - 5:30 AM
By not issuing reasonable rules for drones, the FAA is making their operators comfortable with not having to follow any rules.
Sep 30, 2015 - 5:41 PM
Angel Jet Network will transport underprivileged patients in China and across the Asia Pacific region.
Sep 30, 2015 - 4:54 PM
The Air Transport Action Group meeting in Geneva released letter on environmental sustainability and highlights Gulfstream green efforts.
Gulfstream G650
Sep 30, 2015 - 12:14 PM
Survey respondents said “saving time” was the number-one reason that they fly on business aircraft.
Sep 30, 2015 - 10:53 AM
XTI has received more than $10.5 million in potential nonbinding investment offers for its TriFan 600 vertical takeoff airplane.
Sep 30, 2015 - 10:09 AM
The House and Senate are expected to vote today on measure to avert government shutdown.
Hot Spot
Sep 30, 2015 - 9:35 AM
The Optelity Hot Spot allows operators of smaller jets and turboprops to provide wireless access for passengers and pilots.
Sep 30, 2015 - 8:49 AM
The Pilots Bill of Rights has gained a supermajority 67 co-sponsors while the House bill has reached 140 co-sponsors.