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.
The acquisition of ICG adds new Iridium satcom capabilities to the Rockwell Collins product line.
Textron Aviation is installing the TCAS II Change 7.1 software at its factory-owned service centers.
Four died in the overrun accident at Blackbushe airport.
Airbus subsidiary Helibras has finished construction of its Training and Simulator Center in Rio de Janeiro.
New business aircraft finance group Global Jet Capital was launched in 2014 with an initial $2 billion fund.
Swiss manufacturer sees excellent potential for future sales of the PC-12NG and the new PC-24 inLatin America.
The European helicopter manufacturer believes its prospects are good, including for the AW609 tiltrotor.
SF50 will gain FAA certification late this year, followed by EASA and Brazilian approvals next year.
The U.S. communications provider offers equipment to make the most of satellite connectivity.
French manufacturer believes its new aircraft are set for solid sales in South and Central America.