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Fans 1/A upgrade can be done “with minimal downtime and cost,” during either a scheduled or nonscheduled maintenance event.
Popular business aviation airports in the New York City area are currently at 150 percent of capacity.
Ardiden engine to power AC352 first flight in China.
Falcon 7X, Gulfstream IV and Challenger 850 now allowed. Tougher noise limits exclude older types.
Deal for GE's portolio of $2.5 billion in business jet assets expected to close in the next several months.
Air Methods: "There is no way you can dispatch an aircraft and manage all the logistics of moving a patient from point A to point B.”
Nigeria’s bizjet fleet sized at around 100 aircraft.
In the middle of next year Embraer will offer optional head-up display with enhanced and synthetic vision for the Legacy 450 and 500.
Regulatory deadlines approaching in the coming months
While turboprops are hardly new technology, the way they are being marketed to a new generation of end-users is fresh.