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.

August 26, 2015, 6:59 PM

Russian Helicopters Showcases New Mi-38-2 Twin

The Mi-38-2 features Russian Klimov engines and will soon be offered with a VIP interior.

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XTI TriFan 600
Aug 25, 2015 - 9:00 AM
The Denver-based company is designing a three-engine vertical-lift business aircraft to provide door-to-door travel.
Spirit Aeronautics shop floor
Aug 25, 2015 - 7:32 AM
The approval covers Rolls-Royce, Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney Canada engines.
Aug 24, 2015 - 11:18 AM
NTSB says pilots of the Cessna 172 and Sabreliner that collided near San Diego Brown Field Municipal Airport on August 16 were in contact with the tower.
UAS sighting
Aug 24, 2015 - 10:42 AM
The FAA released a list of more than 750 drone sightings, including several from business aircraft operators.
Aug 24, 2015 - 10:27 AM
The pilot said that the autofeather system feathered the right propeller, but could not recall feathering the left engine.
Aug 24, 2015 - 9:37 AM
The company holds nine of the 25 Million Air FBOs in North America, as well as three Freeman-branded facilities in California and Louisiana.
Aug 23, 2015 - 2:47 PM
Elevated traffic means operators need to secure parking authorizations as well as slots.
Aug 22, 2015 - 2:34 PM
The investigative body assigned blame to the fighter pilot.
Aug 21, 2015 - 6:19 PM
CMD's ADS-B OUT solution is a relatively simple installation for aircraft equipped with Rockwell Collins Pro Line 4 and 21 avionics.
Aug 21, 2015 - 4:15 PM
Government funds promised for the projects have not been forthcoming