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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 22, 2014 - 2:50 PM
The upgraded version of the light twin received European certification last week.
Apr 22, 2014 - 2:40 PM
The Northern Plains Unmanned Systems Authority will conduct initial flights over North Dakota State University’s Carrington Research Extension Center.
Apr 22, 2014 - 2:34 PM
The EC agreed last Monday to extend the “stop the clock” provision affecting non-European operators until fall 2016.
Apr 22, 2014 - 2:27 PM
Relationship will increase the efficiency and timeliness of providing Argus’ aircraft operator audits and aviation services in Asia.
Apr 22, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Company will ship parts to Bombardier’s plant in Belfast, N. Ireland, which is responsible for manufacturing horizontal stabilizers for Globals.
Apr 22, 2014 - 2:05 PM
$149 million was allocated for the contract tower program in Fiscal Year 2014.
Apr 22, 2014 - 2:00 PM
Chinese company will use the helicopter for sightseeing tours, executive transport and agriculture support.
Beechcraft at ABACE
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The pre-owned business jet market showed a 1.9 percent rise, only the second sequential increase since early 2013.
Apr 17, 2014 - 10:50 AM
Installation of this radio network clears the way for air traffic controllers to begin using ADS-B to separate equipped aircraft.