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.

March 5, 2015, 7:46 AM

Textron Aviation Resurrects Hawker 4000 for Testing

Winglet-equipped Hawker 4000 undergoing flight tests at Beech field.

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Mar 4, 2015 - 8:38 AM
Moran fears that rhetoric surrounding business-aircraft depreciation schedules has psychological and economic consequences.
Mar 4, 2015 - 7:38 AM
Letter signed by 102 lawmakers seeks measure in FAA reauthorization bill to shield contract towers from prospect of deep cuts.
Mar 4, 2015 - 5:30 AM
An area of Alaska larger than 39 of the 50 states has ordered a Sikorsky S-92 to fulfill its search and rescue mission.
Mar 4, 2015 - 1:25 AM
Since taking delivery of the first revenue S-76D, National Helicopter Services has logged more than 1,300 flight hours on the helicopter.
Mar 4, 2015 - 1:20 AM
With the new mount the ventilator can be rotated 360 degrees, allowing technicians and flight medics to precisely position the equipment.
Mar 4, 2015 - 1:15 AM
While the VIP/corporate market remains in decline, demand for offshore machines stays high.
Mar 4, 2015 - 1:05 AM
Heavy lift specialist is the only operator of civilian versions of the military’s Chinook and Sea Knight helicopters.
Mar 4, 2015 - 1:00 AM
MRO provider also announces expansion of its engine rental pool following new agreement with Rolls-Royce.
Mar 4, 2015 - 12:55 AM
The new warranty will provide coverage for three years or 2,000 hours, including labor for the first year.
Mar 4, 2015 - 12:50 AM
Denomme is taking the reins from Jim Campbell, who is retiring after 46 years in the helicopter industry.