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.
Flight testing of the super-midsize jet concluded in late April.
There were 52,931 business aviation flights in Europe in March, a 22-percent month-over-month increase and a 2.1-percent year-over-year rise.
Recommendations are based on NTSB accident investigations involving aircraft encountering weather conditions.
Business and general aviation movements in North America were up 4 percent in the first quarter.
NetJets revenues reflected increased sales of fractional aircraft, while FlightSafety’s increase was thanks to increased simulator training activity.
The four workshops advanced the goal of increasing business aviation safety enhancements and developments in Asia.
Elit’Avia has a fleet of 15 aircraft that serves clients worldwide.
TRU Simulation + Training combines two recent Textron acquisitions to provide pilot and flight crew training.
Revenues and earnings were up on the previous year’s figures, but deliveries declined.
The 42-hour course covers 19 subject areas.