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.

July 24, 2015, 12:22 PM

Chinese Authorities Issue Type Certificate for Legacy 500

Chinese movie star Jackie Chan is set to receive the first Legacy 500 in China by the end of 2015.

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Jul 16, 2015 - 2:38 PM
Fractionals move to larger and longer-range aircraft while membership companies remain happy with small aircraft.
Jul 16, 2015 - 2:32 PM
Airplane hit a near-vertical rock face in a nose-high, wings-level attitude at an elevation of 1,600 feet msl and came to rest upright on steep terrain.
AW169
Jul 16, 2015 - 12:39 PM
AW169s are equipped with a variable speed main rotor, which improves efficiency and reduces the external noise.
Jul 16, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Duncan Aviationoined the Robotic Skies network of service centers that provide certification, maintenance and repair for commercial UAS.
Jul 16, 2015 - 11:27 AM
The jumbo jet’s cabin includes custom furniture, monuments, exotic materials and artwork.
Toucan CEO Achuzie Ezenagu
Jul 16, 2015 - 11:20 AM
Six ERJ145s on order from France for conversion.
Jul 16, 2015 - 11:01 AM
The membership-based program is offering members one way flights between LAX and TEB or HPN.
Jul 16, 2015 - 10:35 AM
Congress provided relief as fractional operators were mired in lawsuits with IRS.
Jul 16, 2015 - 10:19 AM
Vero Beach, Fla.-based aircraft manufacturer expects to lay off 15- to 20 percent of its more than 750 workers as sales dip in the first half of 2015.
Jul 15, 2015 - 5:23 PM
The four-seat Windecker Eagle will be flying in the experimental exhibition category.