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 22, 2016 - 8:00 AM
The helicopter EMS industry is reducing the number of accidents and fatalities.
Dec 22, 2016 - 2:42 AM
ATC reform remains a high priority for House Transportation and Infrastructure chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.).
Dec 21, 2016 - 4:08 PM
Zetta Jet and Asia Aviation Company will combine operations under the Zetta Jet brand, while Advanced Air Management is to become Zetta Jet USA.
Dec 21, 2016 - 3:15 PM
The mandate applies to newly manufactured, commercially-operated turbine planes weighing less than 12,500 pounds.
Dec 21, 2016 - 2:48 PM
Mayor Tony Vazquez said he was not surprised by the FAA cease-and-desist order, but will continue to run services at SMO.
Dec 21, 2016 - 1:11 PM
The two-year project, led by NetJets Europe, saw more than 360 successful trial flights In Europe.
Bell 505 Jet Ranger X in flight
Dec 21, 2016 - 12:26 PM
Bell Holds More than 400 Letters of Intent from 505 customers.
Dec 21, 2016 - 11:27 AM
Production of the DA62 and DA40 models to move from Austria to Canada, and there may be fresh investment in the D-Jet program.
Dec 21, 2016 - 11:10 AM
Cutter added two of the aircraft to its charter certificate.
Dec 21, 2016 - 10:15 AM
The current TFR format can be confusing and lead to violations, AOPA said.