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.

July 19, 2017, 11:49 AM

Textron Delivers More Bizjets, Fewer King Airs in 2Q17

The division recorded a $54 million profit in the second quarter versus $81 million a year ago, primarily due to lower volume and mix.

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Jul 18, 2017 - 3:06 PM
The work was performed in seven business days under an STC that allows Duncan to retain the original avionics system.
Jul 18, 2017 - 2:21 PM
Nomad Aviation has added two Cessna Citations and a Falcon under its CAMO certificate.
Jul 18, 2017 - 1:12 PM
The Maintenance Agreement Guidance (MAG) will allow the FAA to accept Singapore's monitoring of FAA-certified repair stations within its borders.
Jul 18, 2017 - 11:56 AM
Committee provided $1.3 billion for aviation safety overall, which is $11.2 million above the FY2017 level and $51.7 million above the budget request.
Gulfstream G550
Jul 18, 2017 - 11:31 AM
The ultra-long-range twinjet aircraft has amassed more than 50 city-pair speed records during its more than 10 years in service.
Jul 18, 2017 - 10:26 AM
Workshops to be held on CBAA’s safety and risk management systems, operational and regulatory hot topics and issues such as unconventional risk.
HondaJet HA-420 excursion at MDW
Jul 17, 2017 - 12:38 PM
The pilot and five passengers on board were not injured during the mishap.
Jul 17, 2017 - 12:36 PM
Sumwalt has served as acting chair since the end of March.
Bombardier Global 7000 FTV4 and FTV5
Jul 17, 2017 - 11:37 AM
Testing conducted over the 500 flight hours has demonstrated the capability of the aircraft's propulsion, avionics, electrical and mechanical systems.
Jul 17, 2017 - 10:32 AM
NATA hailed the decision as a victory and a step toward the issue surrounding the taxation of aircraft management fees.