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.

June 22, 2017, 11:33 AM

Fourth Test Gulfstream G600 Takes Flight

G600 departed Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport on a 1 hour 18 minute flight, during which it climbed to 51,000 feet and reached Mach 0.925.

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Apr 29, 2014 - 2:40 PM
AT&T’s national 4G network has download speeds ranging from 16.65 to 66.11 Mbps and upload speeds of 7.43 Mbps.
Apr 29, 2014 - 2:31 PM
The FAA said the rule was prompted by the Russian Federation’s issuance of a notam on March 28 “purporting to establish unilaterally a new FIR.”
Apr 29, 2014 - 2:05 PM
Mesinger Jet Sales will help Royal Jet with the acquisition of the newer aircraft, as well as disposal of the three older jets.
Apr 29, 2014 - 2:00 PM
Approximately 100 Chinese aviation university students were welcomed to ABACE 2014 on Student Day.
Apr 24, 2014 - 3:01 PM
Gulfstream delivered 39 completed aircraft during the first quarter, a 34.5-percent increase from a year ago.
Apr 24, 2014 - 2:45 PM
At issue was a German protectionist regulation forcing foreign operators of inbound flights from non-EU country departure points to apply for permission.
Apr 24, 2014 - 2:37 PM
Certification of the redesigned vertical bevel gear shaft for the EC225 clears the way for fleet retrofit, especially for offshore operators.
Apr 24, 2014 - 2:30 PM
Subjects to be covered include application of federal excise tax to managed aircraft flying under Part 91 and business aircraft leasing structures.
Apr 24, 2014 - 2:25 PM
Flight carried 22-year-old patient Todd Blake home to Central Florida after treatment for Hodgkin’s lymphoma at Columbia University in New York City.
Apr 24, 2014 - 2:20 PM
Reductions affect salaried and hourly employees in management and non-management positions.