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.

July 24, 2015, 12:22 PM

Chinese Authorities Issue Type Certificate for Legacy 500

Chinese movie star Jackie Chan is set to receive the first Legacy 500 in China by the end of 2015.

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 Phenom 300 on the ramp at Sorocaba
Jul 11, 2015 - 8:15 AM
The company’s facility at Sorocaba Airport in Brazil offers a welcoming experience for business aircraft operators.
Jul 11, 2015 - 5:59 AM
Annual event raises $100,000 to support the Global Safety Information Project.
Jul 10, 2015 - 2:15 PM
The company expects to complete the facility at Portland International Jetport by early next year.
Jul 10, 2015 - 12:21 PM
the FAA “intends to shut down DTC’s connections" that allow it to provide aviation weather briefings and file flight plans.
Jul 9, 2015 - 10:50 AM
Business aviation flight activity last month in North America soared 3.4 percent year-over-year, according to data from Argus International.
Jul 9, 2015 - 10:29 AM
United Technologies’ (UTC) board of directors was expected to meet this week to discuss the bids the company has received for its Sikorsky helicopter unit.
Jul 9, 2015 - 10:20 AM
The Baltic Air Charter Association and the UK Civil Aviation Authority held a joint seminar to discuss foreign carrier permits and illegal charters.
Jul 9, 2015 - 10:01 AM
Bombardier Business Aircraft announced that its 19th annual Safety Standdown U.S.A. will take place October 6 to 8 at the Hyatt Regency hotel in Wichita.
Luxaviation's First Embraer Phenom 300
Jul 9, 2015 - 9:33 AM
now operates a combined fleet of more than 250 business aircraft, including 18 Embraer Legacy 600/650s.
Jul 9, 2015 - 6:05 AM
Renovation is complete at Marshall Aviation Services at the UK's Birmingham Airport.