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October 2, 2015, 1:47 PM

Hands On: HUD and Fly-by-Wire Enhances Legacy 500

In the middle of next year Embraer will offer optional head-up display with enhanced and synthetic vision for the Legacy 450 and 500.

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Sep 23, 2015 - 11:18 AM
The Piaggio Avanti tests helped clear the way for a more formal three-year test program of the Traffic Aware Planner application.
Aerion AS2
Sep 23, 2015 - 11:13 AM
Company developing the Mach 1.5+ AS2 supersonic business jet, which is now expected to be certified in 2023.
Sep 23, 2015 - 10:54 AM
The association is collecting nominations in 10 categories to "celebrate the best of our industry" in Asia Pacific.
Landmark at HPN
Sep 23, 2015 - 10:27 AM
The transaction, if approved would be the largest FBO chain purchase in history
Sep 22, 2015 - 8:50 PM
Proposed AC is primarily applicable to Part 135 certificate holders operating 10 or more helicopter air ambulances.
Sep 22, 2015 - 8:16 PM
Learjet conducted an “unexpected maneuver,” continuing a left-hand turn with an “excessive bank angle despite the loss of visual contact" with the fighter.
Sep 22, 2015 - 5:49 PM
The passenger can set the windows from the clear to the dark position just by moving their hand up or down and side to side.
Sep 22, 2015 - 4:17 PM
David Armstrong will lead the sales organization, with Ryan Scott steering the Eastern U.S. and Cameron Gowans the Western U.S.
Sep 22, 2015 - 3:39 PM
Under the terms of the agreement, Atlantic’s leasehold includes more than 17 acres of ground and ramp space along with four hangars.
Sep 22, 2015 - 3:32 PM
The aircraft is the third BBJ in the world to be equipped with these aerodynamically optimized winglets from Aviation Partners Boeing.