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.

October 5, 2015, 9:30 AM

Global Jet Capital Buying GE Capital's Bizjet Portfolio

Deal for GE's portolio of $2.5 billion in business jet assets expected to close in the next several months.

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Oct 2, 2015 - 11:12 AM
Preliminary reports
Oct 1, 2015 - 1:07 PM
Industry announcements and appointments
U.S. Customs at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport
Oct 1, 2015 - 12:49 PM
$5.6 million facility will be adaptable to future workloads, technologies and operational needs.
Oct 1, 2015 - 12:42 PM
National Mediation Board deems Directional Aviation units Flight Options and Flexjet as a single carrier, a ruling that will combine workforces.
Oct 1, 2015 - 10:32 AM
Temporary funding sets up another potential showdown in December.
charter boarding
Oct 1, 2015 - 10:26 AM
Charter/management firms report steady growth in fleets and business, from both management customers and buyers of charter lift.
Williams product support.
Oct 1, 2015 - 6:00 AM
Williams claimed the top spot among turbofan makers while Honeywell retained its leadership in the turboprop sector.
Oct 1, 2015 - 5:30 AM
By not issuing reasonable rules for drones, the FAA is making their operators comfortable with not having to follow any rules.
Sep 30, 2015 - 5:41 PM
Angel Jet Network will transport underprivileged patients in China and across the Asia Pacific region.
Sep 30, 2015 - 4:54 PM
The Air Transport Action Group meeting in Geneva released letter on environmental sustainability and highlights Gulfstream green efforts.