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.

August 3, 2015, 12:24 PM

GAMA: 1H Business Aircraft Deliveries, Industry Billings Down

Volatile global markets and energy sector struggles played a role in decreased industry deliveries, billings, GAMA said.

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Jul 22, 2015 - 2:12 PM
Notice is based on findings from an FAA/industry working group, recent and upgraded bird-strike statistics, and NTSB recommendations made in 2009.
diesel Skyhawk
Jul 22, 2015 - 7:55 AM
The company is resuming production of normally-aspirated 182 and moving ahead of diesel Skyhawk, but plans for Skylane remain unclear.
Able Flight Wings presentation at OSH
Jul 21, 2015 - 5:04 PM
Able Flight provides scholars for persons with disabilities to help them achieve their goal of becoming a pilot.
Jul 21, 2015 - 2:57 PM
Lack of training erodes oversight capability, say watchdog groups.
Jul 21, 2015 - 2:09 PM
The Beijing-based company provides design, engineering, certification and installation services for business jets.
Jul 21, 2015 - 1:04 PM
The seminar is intended to provide useful, practical information about precisely what equipment operators need to comply with the coming mandates.
Jul 21, 2015 - 12:36 PM
Order is the result of a framework agreement signed in December between the two companies that could see Rosneft take up to 160 AgustaWestland helicopters.
Jul 21, 2015 - 11:58 AM
Danniel Hoose returned cylinders to use without properly testing them.
VistaJet Challenger 850
Jul 21, 2015 - 11:32 AM
Apex Air, a CAAC-authorized business jet operator, will manage and operate a China based fleet of aircraft for VistaJet.
Jul 21, 2015 - 11:24 AM
Started in 1955 with a single contract to supply helicopter crews to oil companies operating in the Persian Gulf, the firm is a global powerhouse.