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 4, 2016, 11:16 AM

HondaJet Nominated for 2015 Collier Trophy

The recently FAA-certified HondaJet was likely chosen for its unique over-the-wing mounted engines.

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Feb 1, 2016 - 3:00 AM
The accident provides a good reminder: fly the airplane. Troubleshoot on the ground.
Jan 31, 2016 - 6:04 AM
The 27th edition of the annual show set new records for attendance and exhibitors.
Jan 28, 2016 - 11:40 AM
The expansion of U.S. service center capabilities marks another milestone the integration of all three brands under the Textron Aviation umbrella.
Jan 28, 2016 - 11:39 AM
The 10-year-old on-demand charter provider also is investing in fleet refurbishment and improvements to its digital platforms.
NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen
Jan 28, 2016 - 10:58 AM
Bolen fears ATC privatization would cede control of airspace and airport access to the airlines, limiting business aviation's access.
Jan 28, 2016 - 10:49 AM
Aernnova will collaborate on development of structural systems such as the fuselage, wing and vertical tail.
Bell 505 Jet Ranger X in flight
Jan 28, 2016 - 9:18 AM
Bell 505 JetRangerX and 525 Relentless will boost Bell Helicopter next year, but shipments and revenues this year are expected to be flat.
Jan 28, 2016 - 8:00 AM
Aero Clubs aims to challenge the more established Wheels Up private aviation membership program.
EMAS landing
Jan 28, 2016 - 7:55 AM
The EMAS became operational in October.
Jan 27, 2016 - 3:04 PM
Deliveries come as company reports finishing up a strong 2015.