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.

February 16, 2017, 11:11 AM

First Global 7000 Logs 100 Hours; FTV2 To Fly Soon

The Global 7000 remains on track for entry into service in the second half of 2018.

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Jan 25, 2017 - 10:45 AM
The aircraft received a full Elite II avionics upgrade and was delivered to a Seattle-based operator three days early.
Jan 25, 2017 - 10:18 AM
Wells, a 40-year industry veteran, succeeds Sam Wells, who retired recently after a 50-year career in aviation.
Jan 25, 2017 - 10:07 AM
Because security has always been a core priority for business aviation, additional federal regulations might not necessarily yield any better security.
Citation X+ in flight
Jan 25, 2017 - 9:50 AM
Latitude production will be up 30 percent, offsetting drop off in legacy models.
Jan 24, 2017 - 4:07 PM
The installation combined a Canadian-developed STC and a Rockwell Collins STC to prepare the aircraft for WAAS/LPV and bring it into ADS-B OUT compliance.
Jan 24, 2017 - 12:49 PM
Stellar Aviation Group, a new FBO network started by three former Galaxy Aviation executives, has acquired the Horizon Aviation FBO in Springfield, Ill.
Jan 24, 2017 - 12:47 PM
Honeywell's Maintenance Service Plan provides support for engines and APUs at some 180 service centers around the world.
Jan 24, 2017 - 12:47 PM
The full Senate is expected to act on the nomination shortly.
Jan 24, 2017 - 12:00 PM
Customers can now receive IAS services such as pre-purchase inspections, avionics installation and scheduled inspections at the B. Coleman Aviation FBO.
Jan 24, 2017 - 11:49 AM
More than 300 business aircraft parked at Dulles and another 100 at Manassas during the inauguration.