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.
The Business Aviation Expo will be held at Michigan's Oakland County International Airport on September 22.
Activity continued to be strong in the Part 91 and 135 segments in the first half, while the fractional industry experienced “slight growth."
The company’s pilots can use Lyft for transport to and from the airport and hotel accommodations, while the expense reimbursement process is automated.
The company believes there is “strong demand” in the area for its private aircraft charter offerings, particularly its JetCard product.
Pereira joins the association leadership as it experiences a 20 percent growth in membership.
There have been two accidents involving Bell 206s where a malfunction of the main transmission freewheel system led to a failure of the main rotor mast.
Nebraska FBO conveniently placed for coast-to-coast flights.
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Overall, accident rate for civil helicopters declined in the U.S. for the first six months of 2016, to 3.28 per 100,000 flight hours
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