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.

October 2, 2015, 1:47 PM

Hands On: HUD and Fly-by-Wire Enhances Legacy 500

In the middle of next year Embraer will offer optional head-up display with enhanced and synthetic vision for the Legacy 450 and 500.

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Sep 10, 2015 - 4:49 PM
Russian business aviation show opens under a cloud of economic turmoil
Sep 10, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Safety board turns to association as it questions whether procedural noncompliance is systemic.
Sep 10, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Airbus targets Russian market with widebody business-jet applications
Sep 10, 2015 - 9:47 AM
Newly built FBO complex features a 13,000-sq-ft terminal and 90,000-sq-ft heated hangar.
Sep 10, 2015 - 9:20 AM
H125s, H130s to be operated in multi-role and EMS configurations in mainland China, while H175s will go to Hong Kong government.
Sep 10, 2015 - 7:35 AM
LOC-I accident and incident reduction is also a priority for the FAA, NTSB and ICAO>
Sep 10, 2015 - 7:30 AM
Russian operators are feeling intense commercial pressure to cut corners.
777 fire
Sep 9, 2015 - 2:42 PM
Full-scale passenger evacuation demonstrations don't seem to match the reality of peoples' behavior in an emergency.
aircraft on OK3 ramp
Sep 9, 2015 - 1:23 PM
It’s not just all about the snow for this Utah gateway.
GIV gust lock
Sep 9, 2015 - 12:15 PM
NTSB is issuing a safety alert on pilot compliance and calling on FAA to mandate modification of the gust lock system on Gulfstream GIVs.