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.

Mar 20, 2017 - 1:11 PM
In amicus briefs, NATA and NBAA asked the Supreme Court to review Bombardier's case of aircraft management fee taxes.
Mar 20, 2017 - 11:43 AM
The 604 lost control and plunged possibly as much as 25,000 feet after passing 1,000 feet of a 'large transport category airport."
Cessna Citation Longitude
Mar 20, 2017 - 11:37 AM
The twinjet—registered as N702GL—reached an altitude of 13,600 feet and speeds up to 256 knots during the maiden flight.
Mar 18, 2017 - 4:25 PM
African aviation officials still try to impose inappropriate rules for commercial airlines on the continent's growing business aviation community.
Mar 17, 2017 - 3:53 PM
The aircraft set records on its flights between California and Hawaii while carrying passengers from AirSprint.
Mar 17, 2017 - 1:56 PM
Drones are being used as tools by large insurance companies, but should their operators join the flight department?
Mar 17, 2017 - 9:38 AM
The 2017 NBAA business aviation finance, registration and legal conference buzzed with renewed energy.
Mar 17, 2017 - 9:16 AM
Financiers, insurance brokers and aviation lawyers are seeing an uptick in business jet transactions in 2017.
Mar 16, 2017 - 1:17 PM
Air Methods had been under pressure from dissident shareholders to increase the value of its stock, including exploring a possible sale of the company.
DCA tower
Mar 16, 2017 - 1:01 PM
Proposal follows meeting earlier this year between President Donald Trump and the airlines.