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.

July 19, 2017, 11:49 AM

Textron Delivers More Bizjets, Fewer King Airs in 2Q17

The division recorded a $54 million profit in the second quarter versus $81 million a year ago, primarily due to lower volume and mix.

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Jun 21, 2017 - 9:02 AM
Known as the GADSS ELT-DT, it performs autonomous tracking of commercial aircraft in distress through processes such as trigger-in-flight capability.
Jun 21, 2017 - 6:34 AM
Deal adds to deep Airbus relationship
Jun 20, 2017 - 6:24 PM
Business jet deliveries are anticipated to remain largely flat over the next several years, but still at rates that are double that two decades earlier.
CMA-6800
Jun 20, 2017 - 2:11 PM
The STC approval for DAC International involves the form fit replacement of aging Honeywell ED-800 units with the Esterline CMA-6800 in the S-76B/C.
Jun 20, 2017 - 11:32 AM
The deal betweent GE Aviation and the Boeing subsidiary will help support the more than 150 BBJ operators worldwide.
Jun 20, 2017 - 11:21 AM
The FAA is already engaged in technical discussions with the UK Department of Transport and the Civil Aviation Authority about specific steps.
Jun 20, 2017 - 10:55 AM
Companion bills introduced in House and Senate have gained broad support from airports, states and business and general aviation groups.
Raisbeck Engineering
Jun 20, 2017 - 10:35 AM
Argentina becomes the 37th country to grant approval for the Seattle-based company's advanced design propellers for the King Air B300 series
Jun 20, 2017 - 9:25 AM
A320 seen as initial platform.
Jun 20, 2017 - 9:23 AM
The manufacturer received an FAA PMA for its new 7000 Series Lead-Acid Battery.