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.

January 12, 2017, 11:09 AM

PlaneSense Tapped as Launch Customer for Pilatus PC-24

The fractional provider, which currently operates more than 50 PC-12 turboprop singles, will take delivery of the first customer PC-24 later this year.

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Dec 7, 2016 - 2:00 AM
Cedar Executive’s second Embraer Legacy 500 is due for delivery in mid-2017.
Statoil CHC EC225
Dec 6, 2016 - 5:54 PM
The company made the decision after oil workers' unions asked for a permanent ban on the helicopter.
Dec 6, 2016 - 1:22 PM
Martin Stucki is reportedly being replaced at the Swiss startup helicopter manufacturer by former Airbus Helicopters senior executive Andreas Lowenstein.
Dec 6, 2016 - 12:54 PM
Industry announcements and appointments
Dec 6, 2016 - 11:57 AM
Shortage of the new currency is creating problems for business aircraft operators, who have traditionally done aviation services transactions in cash.
Cutting the ribbon at the grand opening of Signature's new Luton FBO
Dec 6, 2016 - 11:55 AM
The multi-million-pound facility offers customers the latest in technology for entertainment, communications and onward travel.
Dec 6, 2016 - 11:45 AM
Contract comes as company has invested $20 million in new technologies.
Dec 6, 2016 - 11:01 AM
Aircraft manufacturer has aircraft on display to evaluate the market for the $4.85 million HA-420 HondaJet in the region.
Dec 6, 2016 - 9:22 AM
The TBM 700 crashed east of Paris on a flight from the south of France to Belgium.
Dec 6, 2016 - 9:00 AM
The addition increases the DCAF managed fleet to five.