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.

September 20, 2017, 11:15 AM

Five Years On, G650 Still 'Top of Market' Bizjet

Gulfstream president Mark Burns said “the G650 set a new standard in business aviation” for its range and payload, low sound levels and four-zone cabin.

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The company activated the business continuity plan it developed after 2008's Hurricane Ike.
Kodiak amphib
Sep 9, 2017 - 7:44 AM
Brings solid feel and sure handling to utility role.
Sep 8, 2017 - 2:00 PM
The Nigerian company supports the oil-and-gas industry.
Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM)
Sep 8, 2017 - 1:04 PM
While some airports may take weeks to resume operations, some in the area skirted Irma's wrath.
Sep 7, 2017 - 1:20 PM
Three-day show that opened today at Moscow Vnukovo Airport has considerably fewer business jets on display than previous JetExpo events.
Carfagna (left) and Dwyer (right)
Sep 7, 2017 - 12:56 PM
Joe Carfagna, Jr. and Mike Dwyer predicted that market prices will continue to stabilize because of the buying off of oversupply of aircraft for now.
Sep 7, 2017 - 12:51 PM
604XT certification program is running ahead of schedule, with first flight scheduled for this month and FAA and EASA certification in June 2018.
Sep 7, 2017 - 12:27 PM
More private equity firms and hedge funds will soon enter the business aviation finance sector to diversify their portfolios and reduce their exposure
NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen
Sep 7, 2017 - 12:18 PM
With a vote on the latest measure aimed at privatizing the nation's air traffic control system slated for next week, the time to act is now, he said.
Sep 7, 2017 - 12:03 PM
Traffic has now been on the rise for 10 consecutive months, the longest period of growth since 2010, EBAA said.