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While its blades are made from aerospace grade composite material and “incredibly durable,” Hartzell notes that they “are not entirely immune to damage.”
Nearly half of the fuel management-related accidents involve pilots holding commercials or air transport pilot certificates.
According to Constant, the ADS-B upgrades were completed in conjunction with maintenance events, interior refurbishments and avionics installations.
The association filed complaints over pricing at three Signature Flight Support facilities and called out practices at two other FBOs.
Three of the top-five business aircraft used to travel to totality airports were turboprops, according to Argus’ data.
The operator anticipates daily Zurich flights by October.
The most recent events were held last week in Portland and Seattle.
The new integrated flight deck solution comes with a host of features including Next Generation Synthetic Vision, electronic charts and broadcast weather
More than 115 G280s are in service, and through July 2017 the fleet had achieved a dispatch reliability rate of 99.90 percent,
Sealed in June, the 100-ship order is worth approximately $300 million and finalizes a framework agreement the company entered with Shaanxi in 2016.