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.

March 27, 2017, 11:35 AM

Gulfstream's G500 Readying for Service Entry This Year

Five flying test aircraft have accrued 2,600 hours in more than 600 flights.

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Bombardier Global 7000 S/N 70002
Mar 6, 2017 - 6:00 AM
Bombardier's Global 7000 is set to enter service in the second half of 2018.
Mar 6, 2017 - 1:27 AM
There were 406 total accidents (jets and turboprops) between 2010 and 2016.
Altantic's New FBO at Portland International AIrport
Mar 6, 2017 - 12:01 AM
The new facility at Portland International Airport was constructed as a partnership between the service provider and the airport.
Mar 5, 2017 - 5:58 PM
Industry announcements and appointments
Globe Air CEO Bernhard Fragner
Mar 5, 2017 - 2:56 PM
Austria-based Globe Air is trying to decide between stick with Cessna's smallest Citations for its light jet fleet, or switching to Embraer's Phenom 100.
DJI Inspire 2 quadcopter
Mar 5, 2017 - 1:33 PM
The winning raffle envelope at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Aviation Summit this year was delivered by a quadcopter.
Mar 4, 2017 - 10:57 AM
Even expert lawyers can't make sense of the complex ramifications of the UK's impending departure from the European Union.
Mar 4, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Sikorsky has continued to spend on technology to improve the value proposition of rotorcraft and on better supporting its customers.
Mar 2, 2017 - 2:55 PM
Waypoint Leasing says lease rates for its S-92 and AW139 helicopters have increased, in part due to increased offshore energy industry demand.
Mar 2, 2017 - 12:39 PM
Welsh will recount the “awe-inspiring story of her first-hand account” of that fateful flight for Citation, King Air and Hawker customers.