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 24, 2016, 12:03 PM

City Council Votes To Close Santa Monica Airport

The resolution, passed unanimously at the city council meeting August 23, calls for closing the airport and eliminating its two FBOs.

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Aug 29, 2016 - 12:34 PM
The pilot was taken into custody, and subsequently fired by his employer.
Aug 29, 2016 - 12:30 PM
The latest entry in Bombardier's large cabin Challenger family was delivered to a Mexican customer
Aug 29, 2016 - 12:03 PM
Credit rating agency Moody's downgraded Erickson's $355 million bond debt two full notches to Caa3, assigning it a very high credit risk.
Aug 29, 2016 - 11:54 AM
Flight was financially sponsored by equestrian and animal lover Georgina Bloomberg, daughter of former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Aug 29, 2016 - 11:39 AM
Pilots need to familiarize themselves with the new codes, which are intended to maximize efficiency in the National Airspace System.
Aug 29, 2016 - 11:29 AM
Improvements to the arrival and departure charts include introducing colors to identify what pilot’s consider to be the most pertinent information.
Cessna Caravan production
Aug 29, 2016 - 11:01 AM
Cessna has been building Caravans in Wichita continuously since it received FAA approval for the type in 1984.
Aug 29, 2016 - 10:34 AM
H175 will be used by Mexico's Transportes Aéreos Pegaso for oil and gas operations in the Gulf of Mexico
Aug 29, 2016 - 9:13 AM
Uma linha inteira de aeronaves da família Textron está em amostra na exibição da TAM AE na LABACE.
Aug 29, 2016 - 9:09 AM
The Mexican civil aviation authority approved DAC for the installation of the Esterline CMA-6800 Display.