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.

February 9, 2016, 11:28 AM

Quest Aircraft Gears Up for More Growth

Quest Aircraft delivered 32 Kodiak 100 turboprop singles last year, two more than in 2014.

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Cessna Citation Latitude
Jan 27, 2016 - 1:24 PM
Citation deliveries could near 200 in 2016, while revenues are projected to climb to $5.1 billion.
Gulfstream G450/500 production
Jan 27, 2016 - 12:43 PM
Shipments of “green” Gulfstreams will decrease by about 6 percent this year, though revenues are expected to climb thanks to a better mix.
Jan 27, 2016 - 12:14 PM
A Norsk Luftambulanse pilot has invented a sensing unit comprising three cameras, a thermometer and a barometer.
H160 first flight
Jan 27, 2016 - 12:07 PM
The Turbomeco Arrano engine will be the production standard on the H160.
Jan 27, 2016 - 10:45 AM
A new rule makes another round of changes in travel restrictions to Cuba, including permitting certain transactions for aircraft crews.
Jan 27, 2016 - 10:09 AM
The Luxaviation Group now has 21 FBOs under its brand.
Jan 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM
NBAA's 2016 Leadership Conference will be held in San Antonio, Texas, from February 22 to 24.
Jan 26, 2016 - 12:02 PM
Traffic was slightly down overall at the four airports that feed into the event, but still approached 1,100 movements.
Textron Aviation 1Call
Jan 26, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Team oversees every step of a maintenance event using displays that tracks calls, air response aircraft and mobile service units through issue resolution.
NetJets Cessna Citation Latitude
Jan 26, 2016 - 11:19 AM
The aircraft will be on display throughout the U.S. ahead of deliveries of fractional-owned Latitudes beginning in June.