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.

May 23, 2017, 6:29 AM

PlaneSense Gears Up for Launch of Pilatus PC-24

The company has an initial order for six PC-24s, but plans to place an add-on “significant order” as soon as Pilatus reopens the order book next year.

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GAMA president Pete Bunce in front of podium
May 21, 2017 - 9:32 AM
New EBAA CEO Brandon Mitchener points to progress on all fronts in recent months.
BBJ2 for Poland
May 21, 2017 - 9:00 AM
Boeing Business Jets comes to EBACE 2017 with a new leader -- Greg Laxton took the reins earlier this year.
Piper M600
May 21, 2017 - 9:00 AM
The addition of the M600, with three handed over in the latest quarter, “drove revenue up significantly.”
May 21, 2017 - 8:52 AM
Under the alliance, UAS is working with Honeywell to launch the UAS LinkEvolution ACARS service.
May 21, 2017 - 8:41 AM
If anyone can take on the task of running the entire FBO network of Execujet worldwide, it's Ettore Poggi.
woman sitting in front of computer screen
May 21, 2017 - 8:35 AM
Improved parts availability and engine health monitoring are key drivers of reduced missed trip rates and improved AOG response for Rolls-Royce operators.
May 21, 2017 - 8:30 AM
The World Fuel-sponsored FBO network has seen banner expansion so far this year, with the addition of 13 new locations.
May 21, 2017 - 8:00 AM
New enhanced RocketRoute app takes capabilities beyond flight planning and fuel to add ground handlers/FBOs all within the same app.
Fusion
May 21, 2017 - 8:00 AM
Rockwell Collins is developing an STC to upgrade the Challenger 604 to the Pro Line Fusion touchscreen flight deck.
static at Dubai airshow
May 21, 2017 - 8:00 AM
MEBAA's chairman Al Alnaqbi says he would welcome an agreement with the African Business Aviation Association.