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.

February 4, 2016, 11:16 AM

HondaJet Nominated for 2015 Collier Trophy

The recently FAA-certified HondaJet was likely chosen for its unique over-the-wing mounted engines.

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Feb 4, 2016 - 9:05 AM
The New York company is seeing increasing demand for interior refurb projects as owners keep their airplanes longer.
Feb 3, 2016 - 10:03 PM
The company's paint specialists will evaluate any countertop repair project and discuss solutions.
reps at ATC conference
Feb 3, 2016 - 12:49 PM
Part 91 business and general aviation would be exempt from user fees.
Dornier Seastar
Feb 3, 2016 - 11:27 AM
Diamond will build the fuselage and one-piece wing at its Ontario factory and deliver the components to Dornier's facility in Germany for final assembly.
Airbus Helicopters H225
Feb 3, 2016 - 10:28 AM
Airframer drops improved Turbomeca Makila 2B engine, thus limiting weight increase.
Feb 3, 2016 - 8:53 AM
Constant has developed and owns about a dozen Wi-Fi STCs.
Falcon 2000 cabin
Feb 3, 2016 - 8:37 AM
Certification was accomplished via FAA Form 337.
Feb 3, 2016 - 8:36 AM
Changes are among series of restrictions relaxed over past year, but operators must still plan well in advance for trips to Cuba.
Feb 2, 2016 - 4:58 PM
Facilities for private aviation traffic are being expanded and modernized on the islands of St. Maarten and St. Kitts.
Feb 2, 2016 - 12:35 PM
The company can sell all parts from Hutchinson Aerospace and Barry Controls.