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 11, 2014 - 2:21 PM
Location features a new 3,200-sq-ft terminal and 54,000-sq-ft hangar.
Nov 11, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Chinese-built Citations were handed over to Guangzhou Zhongheng Group during a ceremony today at Airshow China in Zhuhai.
Nov 11, 2014 - 2:10 PM
Amendment would apply to both currently manufactured and newly certified aircraft.
Nov 11, 2014 - 1:59 PM
China has issued type certificates covering the use of Hartzell props on the Beech King Air 200, the Piaggio Avanti Evo and the Daher-Socata TBM series.
Nov 6, 2014 - 12:55 PM
City officials may have final say on the future of Santa Monica Airport.
Nov 5, 2014 - 9:15 AM
Collaborative training is focused on six of the most costly and avoidable events in aviation maintenance.
Nov 5, 2014 - 12:50 AM
The supply of late-model aircraft in North America continues to get tighter, motivating buyers to see what the European market has to offer.
Nov 4, 2014 - 11:43 AM
In the first nine months 3,487 pre-owned business aircraft changed hands, up from 3,429 in the same period last year.
Nov 4, 2014 - 11:38 AM
Corporate aircraft exhibition at site planned for next September, and “first opening” is scheduled for Aug. 1, 2016.
Nov 4, 2014 - 11:32 AM
Agency says that lack of a policy “has led to a wide range of inconsistencies with respect to individual course approvals.”