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.

December 23, 2014, 8:34 AM

Third Conforming SF50 Vision Joins Flight Test Program

Flight test program has combined for 177 flights, keeping the SF50 on pace for certification in 2015.

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Dec 9, 2014 - 4:15 AM
Seawings Lifestyle will offer a range of luxury tours including seaplane flights over the UAE
Dec 9, 2014 - 4:00 AM
Two organizations work together to benefit business aviation in the Middle East
Dec 9, 2014 - 4:00 AM
Bonded and aggregated multiple Inmarsat SwiftBroadband streaming connections provides data flow rates of up to 1.6 Mbit per second.
Dec 9, 2014 - 3:45 AM
Embraer Executive Jets is currently focusing much of its efforts on bringing the Legacy 500 and the smaller 450 to market.
Dec 9, 2014 - 3:35 AM
The cost of a seven-tank configuration holding 2,700 gallons of fuel will be about $3 million. This will add about 2,400 nm of range to the airplane.
Dec 9, 2014 - 3:30 AM
Italian company also displays its onboard espresso and coffee makers, and convection oven in Dubai.
Dec 9, 2014 - 1:30 AM
Air BP is growing the number of airports where it offers fuel services to general aviation while also providing consultancy and loyalty schemes.
Comlux president and CEO Richard Gaona (left) signs a contract for BBJ Max 8 jets with outgoing Boeing Business Jets president Steve Taylor. The deal marks a shift for the European operator, which has mainly been an Airbus operator.  (Photo: David McIntosh)
Dec 8, 2014 - 1:00 PM
Long-standing Airbus operators switches to BBJ Max as Airbus stalls on ACJ Neo.
Dec 8, 2014 - 12:00 PM
Abu Dhabi-based operator is to invest $700 million to take its fleet size to 20 aircraft.
Dec 8, 2014 - 11:45 AM
Research studied the flying habits of 16 professional pilots