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.
Business aviation flying in Europe last month climbed 22 percent month-over-month and 2.1 percent year-over-year, according to WingX Advance.
Flight Dept Advantage launched a program that relieves aircraft owners of all direct obligations related to payroll taxes, benefits and workers comp.
Flight Options and Flexjet parent company pushes to consolidate pilots of the two fractional providers into a single group, but union might not play along.
The FAA is allowing the Apple iPad mini paired with Jeppesen EFB solutions to be used in cockpits at commercial aircraft operators.
The Dassault Falcon 2000S and 2000LXS received approval to operate at London City Airport, which has a steep 5.5-degree approach.
Rockwell Collins announced an upgrade path for Fans 1/A capability in Dassault Falcon 50EXs, 2000s and 2000EXs.
Switzerland-based business aircraft maintenance and completions firm Amac Aerospace was awarded its first completion contract from an Asia-based client.