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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Apr 16, 2014 - 8:45 AM
The milestone trijet entered final assembly earlier this year and will fly to the Falcon completion center in Little Rock, Arkansas, in June.
Apr 16, 2014 - 8:42 AM
Recent delivery to Indonesian Government is company’s 15th completion.
Apr 16, 2014 - 8:40 AM
A meeting at ABACE 2014 outlined how new Core Principles for Business Aviation could boost business aviation prospects in the Asia Pacific region.
Apr 16, 2014 - 8:22 AM
Easing regulations and further opening of the airspace is helping helicopter sales grow by an average of 20 percent per year in China.
Apr 16, 2014 - 8:00 AM
Pilatus brought its PC-12 painted in Sauber F1 race team colors to ABACE, a few days before this weekend’s Grand Prix in Shanghai.
Apr 16, 2014 - 7:55 AM
The Japanese police are replacing ageing Bell 412s with the AgustaWestland AW139.
Apr 16, 2014 - 7:50 AM
Satcom Direct is preparing for the 2015 launch of Inmarsat’s GX Aviation high-speed satcom system.
Apr 16, 2014 - 7:40 AM
The flight support company’s new operation in Manila will provide support to clients throughout the Philippines.
Apr 16, 2014 - 7:20 AM
Embraer delivered 20 business jets during the first three months of 2014.