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 24, 2015, 12:22 PM

Chinese Authorities Issue Type Certificate for Legacy 500

Chinese movie star Jackie Chan is set to receive the first Legacy 500 in China by the end of 2015.

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Able Flight Wings presentation at OSH
Jul 21, 2015 - 5:04 PM
Able Flight provides scholars for persons with disabilities to help them achieve their goal of becoming a pilot.
Jul 21, 2015 - 2:57 PM
Lack of training erodes oversight capability, say watchdog groups.
Jul 21, 2015 - 2:09 PM
The Beijing-based company provides design, engineering, certification and installation services for business jets.
Jul 21, 2015 - 1:04 PM
The seminar is intended to provide useful, practical information about precisely what equipment operators need to comply with the coming mandates.
Jul 21, 2015 - 12:36 PM
Order is the result of a framework agreement signed in December between the two companies that could see Rosneft take up to 160 AgustaWestland helicopters.
Jul 21, 2015 - 11:58 AM
Danniel Hoose returned cylinders to use without properly testing them.
VistaJet Challenger 850
Jul 21, 2015 - 11:32 AM
Apex Air, a CAAC-authorized business jet operator, will manage and operate a China based fleet of aircraft for VistaJet.
Jul 21, 2015 - 11:24 AM
Started in 1955 with a single contract to supply helicopter crews to oil companies operating in the Persian Gulf, the firm is a global powerhouse.
Jul 21, 2015 - 10:51 AM
The BAOA’s major recommendations include rationalization of business aircraft import duty, which is 2.6% for charter operators but 19.6% for private users.
Jul 21, 2015 - 10:38 AM
The two-week initial-level course includes hands-on sessions.