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 14, 2014 - 5:30 AM
After a stop in Paris, Cessna’s recently certified Citation X+ arrived at the Farnborough Airshow.
Jul 14, 2014 - 1:00 AM
Piaggio’s new Avanti EVO is making its public debut at the Farnborough International Airshow 2014.
Pilatus has already sold two full years of production for its new PC-24 jet, which is due  to enter service in early 2017.
Jul 13, 2014 - 11:00 AM
The new business jet offers a spacious cabin and great versatility in terms of its performance.
Jul 10, 2014 - 3:57 PM
Business aircraft flying in the U.S. rose for the seventh straight month, with activity in June up 3 percent from a year ago.
Jul 10, 2014 - 3:50 PM
New helicopter’s three main cabin sections will be joined within the next few weeks.
Jul 10, 2014 - 3:40 PM
Guidelines are intended to stem Wi-Fi billing surprises to charter clients after the flight.
Jul 10, 2014 - 3:31 PM
Large-cabin jet deliveries are now about 10 percent above the previous peak, climbing 11 percent in the first quarter.
Jul 10, 2014 - 3:20 PM
Move makes company one of the first business jet manufacturers to implement an SMS for a non-manufacturing or service organization.
Jul 10, 2014 - 3:10 PM
Certification of the 5,840-pound-mtow rotorcraft is expected in the second half of next year.
Jul 10, 2014 - 3:05 PM
Company says Kempf’s expertise and leadership will help itbecome more efficient.