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.

March 23, 2017, 10:22 AM

Turbine Aircraft, Ops Driving Gains in New FAA Forecast

The general aviation fleet is expected to increase a modest 0.1 percent a year through 2037, with turbine deliveries offsetting a drop in piston aircraft.

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Leonardo AW169
Feb 14, 2017 - 11:03 AM
This approval follows EASA certification of the new medium twin helicopter by seven months.
Feb 14, 2017 - 10:31 AM
Any sale of the company would be expected to produce a price substantially above its $1.4 billion market capitalization.
Feb 14, 2017 - 5:00 AM
Interior can be installed in the A320neo and the BBJ.
Feb 13, 2017 - 4:31 PM
Indian regulations mean that charter operators have to go through an additional approval stage to participate in the Regional Connectivity Scheme.
Feb 13, 2017 - 1:49 PM
ACASS offers a range of services including aircraft sales, delivery, management support and flight crew sourcing.
Feb 13, 2017 - 12:29 PM
Anniversary offers “an opportunity to consider what each of us can do to carry the torch forward, so that business aviation is even stronger."
Feb 13, 2017 - 11:51 AM
A new poll found that 62 percent of respondents oppose ATC privatization.
Feb 13, 2017 - 11:47 AM
The 2017 survey is now open, and NBAA is collecting salary and benefit data for 16 business aviation job descriptions.
Feb 13, 2017 - 11:24 AM
App calculates common productivity factors from NBAA and No Plane No Gain reports to determine a value for time saved when using a business aircraft.
Feb 13, 2017 - 11:04 AM
There were 106 helicopter accidents in 2016, including 17 fatal accidents—a 12 percent decrease year-over-year.