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.

January 19, 2017, 11:37 AM

Robinson Deliveries Down, but Hopes Are Up for 2017

While delivery numbers were down, the average unit price sold increased substantially thanks to customer-specified options.

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Dec 26, 2016 - 10:48 AM
BBJ, Marenco Swisshelicopter, Quest, Piaggio and Mooney all announced changes at helm in 2016, as did NATA, CAN and NAA.
Dec 22, 2016 - 3:34 PM
Established by a charter provider with more than 30 years of experience, FlightServ promises customers a personalized experience.
Dec 22, 2016 - 11:59 AM
Sudhir Nayak is the first Indian to serve on the board of IBAC.
GoPro Karma quadcopter
Dec 22, 2016 - 11:40 AM
There were fits and starts with both consumer and commercial drones as the FAA's Part 107 regulation brought much needed definition.
Dec 22, 2016 - 11:27 AM
The company nearly doubled employment and its fleet swelled by nearly 65 percent in 2016.
Dec 22, 2016 - 11:04 AM
The company, which has been in operation since 1947, has extensive experience in modifying a wide range of civil aircraft for special purposes.
Dec 22, 2016 - 10:33 AM
The integration will clear enable access to weather and traffic information on the Aspen displays.
Dec 22, 2016 - 9:42 AM
The agency noted that pilots are inadvertently changing selections of concentrically centered knobs with some regularity.
Dec 22, 2016 - 9:06 AM
ICAO had recommended that all turbine airplanes in excess of 12,500 pounds mtow be equipped with a wind shear warning system.
CAN first flight
Dec 22, 2016 - 8:09 AM
Safe Flight hosted the first flight, carrying a 22-year-old bone cancer patient home on December 22, 1981.