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.
Cessna brought four newly certified aircraft to market in the past year: the Citation Sovereign+, Citation M2, Citation X+ and Citation CJ3+.
Nextant will have delivered 50 400XTi aircraft by the end of this year and sees a bright market for the type in the Middle East following its first sale.
Gogo is expanding its presence in the Middle East with a new office in Dubai and an agent in Abu Dhabi.
IWG’s Royal Jordanian Air Academy continues to be an important source of new pilots for the Middle East region
Another Airbus A340 operator has selected the Rockwell Collins Venue inflight entertain/cabin management system.
McCarran has begun a runway resurfacing project.
A center of excellence and test center will be located on the same campus at DFW.
New helicopter service will fly passengers between Biggin Hill and downtown London in six minutes.
Jetcraft will be represented by motorcycle racing champion Mick Doohan.
A New Hampshire pilot took delivery of the first of the G1000H-equipped models.