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 9, 2016, 11:28 AM

Quest Aircraft Gears Up for More Growth

Quest Aircraft delivered 32 Kodiak 100 turboprop singles last year, two more than in 2014.

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Dornier Seastar
Feb 3, 2016 - 11:27 AM
Diamond will build the fuselage and one-piece wing at its Ontario factory and deliver the components to Dornier's facility in Germany for final assembly.
Airbus Helicopters H225
Feb 3, 2016 - 10:28 AM
Airframer drops improved Turbomeca Makila 2B engine, thus limiting weight increase.
Feb 3, 2016 - 8:53 AM
Constant has developed and owns about a dozen Wi-Fi STCs.
Falcon 2000 cabin
Feb 3, 2016 - 8:37 AM
Certification was accomplished via FAA Form 337.
Feb 3, 2016 - 8:36 AM
Changes are among series of restrictions relaxed over past year, but operators must still plan well in advance for trips to Cuba.
Feb 2, 2016 - 4:58 PM
Facilities for private aviation traffic are being expanded and modernized on the islands of St. Maarten and St. Kitts.
Feb 2, 2016 - 12:35 PM
The company can sell all parts from Hutchinson Aerospace and Barry Controls.
Feb 2, 2016 - 12:26 PM
U.S. House appropriations leaders pen a letter similar to their Senate counterparts expressing opposition to an independent ATC organization.
cabin interior
Feb 2, 2016 - 12:21 PM
The companies are investing in a facility at DWC Al Maktoum to increase their capability for interior completions for customers in the region.
Jet Aviation St. Louis Paint Shop
Feb 2, 2016 - 11:47 AM
New controls for climate, air quality and final finish help ensure customers get a flawless, high-gloss paint finish.