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.

October 21, 2016, 10:31 AM

End of an Era: Gulfstream To Cease G450 Production in 2018

Move comes as it prepares for service entry of its new fly-by-wire G500 in early 2018, the same time it is scheduled to deliver the final G450.

Read More
Sep 27, 2016 - 12:26 PM
China was forced to delay compliance because it became clear that there would be an insufficient number of aircraft not appropriately equipped by year-end.
Sep 27, 2016 - 11:37 AM
Latest UBS Index increased 10 percent from the previous survey, led by small cabin market gains.
Sep 27, 2016 - 11:28 AM
Blink and Wijet have operations in London, Paris and northern Italy.
NBAA Bolen at Bombardier Safety Standdown
Sep 27, 2016 - 10:42 AM
The Safety Standdown is an opportunity “to for us to move beyond the reactive, find ways to use the data to identify challenges and mitigate them."
Sep 27, 2016 - 10:40 AM
FAA FSDOs differed on whether Part 125 operators required formal training programs.
Sep 26, 2016 - 12:26 PM
This marks the first approval of the new turboprop single in Central and South America.
Sep 26, 2016 - 11:53 AM
Bombardier is seeking full Appeals Court review of its lawsuit regarding taxes assessed on Flexjet management fees.
Arnold Palmer
Sep 26, 2016 - 11:52 AM
In 2010, he said, "I'm glad I played golf for a living, but I really would have enjoyed flying for a living, too."
Sep 26, 2016 - 10:53 AM
Global Jet Capital claims the bulk of these purchases will rely on loans and leases.
Sep 26, 2016 - 9:23 AM
Huerta upheld the Part 23 rewrite as an example of how the agency is working to become more risk-based and flexible.