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 12, 2017, 11:09 AM

PlaneSense Tapped as Launch Customer for Pilatus PC-24

The fractional provider, which currently operates more than 50 PC-12 turboprop singles, will take delivery of the first customer PC-24 later this year.

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Dec 15, 2016 - 1:14 PM
The facility is expected to have four simulators by the end of next year.
Dec 15, 2016 - 1:03 PM
CPDL-C improves communication capabilities in areas that usually require third-party HF communication relay, such as oceanic and en route airspace.
Bombardier Global 7000
Dec 15, 2016 - 12:33 PM
The new Global 7000 is expected to drive up Bombardier Business Aircraft’s revenues by $3 billion between its service entry in 2018 and the end of 2020.
Dec 15, 2016 - 11:12 AM
At 2,326, the number of pre-owned business jets available for sale at the end of last month was roughly unchanged from a year ago.
Dec 15, 2016 - 10:09 AM
89 percent of avionics shops expect their businesses to grow in the next 12 months, up from 81 percent in last year’s survey.
Dec 15, 2016 - 9:08 AM
This follows an order for 25 AW119Kx singles from Sino-US placed earlier this year.
Dec 15, 2016 - 8:20 AM
U.S. FAA holding a briefing on December 16 on new rule.
Dec 14, 2016 - 3:41 PM
Hill retires with a 50-year aviation background that also included stints with Embraer and Honda Aircraft.
Dec 14, 2016 - 12:31 PM
Flights will connect Santa Monica with Carlsbad and San Jose, California, starting February 6, and Las Vegas beginning on February 10.
Jet Aviation Singapore
Dec 14, 2016 - 11:58 AM
The Seletar Park faciliity can now perform full line and base maintenance on the ACJ 318-321 series.