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.

May 23, 2017, 6:29 AM

PlaneSense Gears Up for Launch of Pilatus PC-24

The company has an initial order for six PC-24s, but plans to place an add-on “significant order” as soon as Pilatus reopens the order book next year.

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May 6, 2014 - 12:25 AM
Safran subsidiaries unveil plans that highlight the role techonology can play in delivering support services.
May 5, 2014 - 4:10 AM
The number of active GA aircraft declined by 6.4 percent, to 209,034 from 223,370 in 2012, the last year for which information is available.
May 5, 2014 - 3:35 AM
The new African headquarters is part of a major investment that UAS is making in Africa, where it intends to open further new offices.
May 5, 2014 - 3:25 AM
Buyers with good credit can still obtain financing for business aircraft, as long as the asset is less than 20 years old.
May 4, 2014 - 4:40 AM
Signatures seeks to buy Westair Aviation Services. Million Air has right of first refusal.
May 4, 2014 - 2:25 AM
Under its Matrix technology program, Sikorsky is flying an S-76 that can “see” and select a landing spot.
May 4, 2014 - 2:25 AM
Ohio facility specializes in turboprop aircraft and engines.
May 4, 2014 - 1:25 AM
Sightseeing operator Cayman Islands Helicopters and the local CAA have won an appeal against a local business on the legality of a new helipad.
May 3, 2014 - 6:01 AM
Africa has emerged as one of the bright spots of growth, and the jewel in the crown is Nigeria.
May 3, 2014 - 6:00 AM
Africa has emerged as one of the bright spots of growth, and the jewel in the crown is Nigeria.