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.

February 16, 2017, 11:11 AM

First Global 7000 Logs 100 Hours; FTV2 To Fly Soon

The Global 7000 remains on track for entry into service in the second half of 2018.

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Feb 20, 2017 - 9:29 AM
GE said that operating its helicopter from Signature Flight Support at Boston Logan International Airport “has been positive.”
Feb 16, 2017 - 2:22 PM
Michael Amalfitano has been named as the president and CEO of its Melbourne, Florida-based Executive Jets business unit, effective March 1.
Feb 16, 2017 - 1:01 PM
Changes range from mandated avionics upgrades to operational issues.
Feb 16, 2017 - 12:35 PM
Service costs $2,100 per seat one-way, including taxes, according to company founding partner Justin Firestone.
Feb 16, 2017 - 11:54 AM
The Canadian aircraft manufacturer expects to deliver 135 business jets this year, which is even lower than that in 2016.
Gulfstream's G650ER
Feb 16, 2017 - 11:36 AM
The announcement adds to the large-cabin, ultra-long range pair's growing list of country approvals.
Feb 16, 2017 - 11:34 AM
Jubilant Enpro will serve as Textron's authorized sales representative for King Air aircraft, Caravan turboprops and Citation bizjets.
Bombardier Global 7000
Feb 16, 2017 - 11:11 AM
The Global 7000 remains on track for entry into service in the second half of 2018.
Aircraft on the ramp at Jet Aviation Zurich
Feb 16, 2017 - 10:38 AM
The annual conference once again provided a boost to local aviaiton service providers.
Bird Aerosystems Aeroshield
Feb 15, 2017 - 3:20 PM
Already in service, the system is able to detect incoming air-to-air and surface-to-air threats.