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.

Jul 15, 2014 - 2:41 PM
Some of this reflects product transitions, such as the new Citation X+ and Challenger 350, both of which were certified late in the second quarter.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:36 PM
Under original business model, Returnjet did not intend to open the online portal to charter brokers.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:25 PM
Committee challenges breakdown of roles between CAA and EASA, and suggests survivors should be better taken care of.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:20 PM
Trials are reportedly taking place at subcontractor Sierra Industries’ base in San Antonio, Texas.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Including airliners, Embraer’s firm order backlog was $18.1 billion as of June 30.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:05 PM
Simulator will be designed “especially for the unique training requirements and needs of the helicopter pilot.”
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:00 PM
All 20 current-production aircraft “fit numerous mission profiles,” the company said.
Jul 15, 2014 - 1:55 PM
New location will help serve Avpro’s growing aircraft brokerage business in the U.S. Midwest.
Jul 14, 2014 - 8:10 AM
Nacelles developed as part of new integrated propulsion systems are delivering improved performance.
Jul 14, 2014 - 5:30 AM
After a stop in Paris, Cessna’s recently certified Citation X+ arrived at the Farnborough Airshow.