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Bell holds more than 400 letters of intent for the 505 and is in the process of converting them into firm orders.
Baer Air, a service provider at Florida's Melbourne International Airport will now be known as Apex Executive Jet Center.
GE said that operating its helicopter from Signature Flight Support at Boston Logan International Airport “has been positive.”
Michael Amalfitano has been named as the president and CEO of its Melbourne, Florida-based Executive Jets business unit, effective March 1.
Changes range from mandated avionics upgrades to operational issues.
Service costs $2,100 per seat one-way, including taxes, according to company founding partner Justin Firestone.
The Canadian aircraft manufacturer expects to deliver 135 business jets this year, which is even lower than that in 2016.
The announcement adds to the large-cabin, ultra-long range pair's growing list of country approvals.
Jubilant Enpro will serve as Textron's authorized sales representative for King Air aircraft, Caravan turboprops and Citation bizjets.
The Global 7000 remains on track for entry into service in the second half of 2018.