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 16, 2017, 5:06 PM

Pilots in CL604 Upset Use Clouds for Attitude Recovery

Since the sky and the ocean were almost the same blue color, the pilot had been able to recognize the aircraft's flight attitude only with the clouds.

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May 9, 2017 - 11:54 AM
Rosaviatsiya has revoked hundreds of pilots licenses and could nullify as many as 1,000 more in the near term.
May 9, 2017 - 11:46 AM
Given current trends, “It’s highly likely your organization will get involved with UAVs in the next decade."
May 9, 2017 - 11:39 AM
The business aviation data firm expects the improvements to continue, predicting a 3.9 percent increase for this month.
Gulstream G600
May 9, 2017 - 11:04 AM
Company also increased the number of flight test aircraft from three to four to maximize efficiency in flight testing.
May 9, 2017 - 10:09 AM
The operator also launched West Coast EVO Partners, its fractional ownership program tailored for the Piaggio turboprops.
May 9, 2017 - 3:40 AM
Thousands of CRT displays are still flying in older business aircraft and regional jets, and they can still be repaired.
May 8, 2017 - 1:00 PM
The alliance between ForeFlight and Jeppesen brings benefits to both companies' customers, including Jeppesen charts on the ForeFlight Mobile app.
May 8, 2017 - 12:23 PM
According to JSSI, flight hours in the first quarter increased 4.4 year-over-year.
May 8, 2017 - 12:10 PM
The assignment is intended to carry out a mandate of a presidential executive order.
May 8, 2017 - 11:16 AM
Lawmakers roll over language that expresses opposition to independent ATC