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.

November 25, 2014, 11:44 AM

Russian Helicopters Mi-171A2 Completes First Flight

On the latest evolution of the ubiquitous Mi-8/17, a crew of two will suffice.

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Nov 13, 2014 - 1:55 PM
Acquisition will fuel continued growth, expand engineering and production capabilities, and further enhance partner relationships, it said.
Nov 13, 2014 - 1:45 PM
SmartSky expects to roll out commercial service of its airborne air-to-ground 4G data network in 2016.
Nov 13, 2014 - 1:40 PM
Award given only to pilots who have contributed and maintained safe flight operations for 50 or more consecutive years.
Nov 13, 2014 - 1:35 PM
When used with these ADS-B receivers, the app provides access to ADS-B IN weather reports, notams, TFRs and Pireps.
Hawker 800XP
Nov 12, 2014 - 5:55 PM
The inaugural NetJets Business Aviation Ltd flight in a Hawker 800XP touched down at five airports in China.
GE Honda Aero HF120
Nov 12, 2014 - 5:11 PM
Ceremony marks the beginning of the shift in HondaJet engine production to Burlington, N.C., from Lynn, Mass.
Bell 505 Signing
Nov 12, 2014 - 2:59 PM
This latest order takes Bell independent distributor Reignwood’s commitment to 60 of the new light-single helicopters.
AW119Kx
Nov 12, 2014 - 2:22 PM
Helicopter will be delivered by year-end and used for passenger transport operations in the Asian country.
Nov 12, 2014 - 11:45 AM
Flying Tigers ordered to cease and desist operations.
Nov 12, 2014 - 11:40 AM
FAA reinserts word in repair station regulation.