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.

March 27, 2015, 3:35 PM

HondaJet Receives Provisional FAA Certification

Provisional certification from the FAA paves the way for full type certification "in the next few months."

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Mar 17, 2015 - 8:13 AM
Facility provides support for Northern Europe’s offshore and SAR helicopter fleets.
Mar 17, 2015 - 8:05 AM
The approval covers sheet metal fabrication and machined parts for the aerospace industry.
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Mar 16, 2015 - 11:43 AM
Helicopter manufacturer could become standalone company, as spinoff is the most likely option.
Mar 16, 2015 - 11:20 AM
Under Part 16, grievances can be submitted for alleged violations of fair and equal treatment of all users at airports that receive FAA grants.
Mar 16, 2015 - 8:42 AM
Industry groups believe Hart's general aviation background will provide 'unique insight' that will benefit industry safety.
Mar 15, 2015 - 5:27 AM
PBN guide offers readers insights to speeding the process of creating useful approach guidance.
Mar 15, 2015 - 5:19 AM
Proposed AD looks specifically at the potential for the aileron trim tab to disconnect above 10,000 feet.
Mar 15, 2015 - 5:14 AM
One person died; two more were injured in the crash.
Mar 14, 2015 - 8:10 AM
Western companies face some challenges in certifying their products in the country.
Mar 14, 2015 - 6:16 AM
FAA Administrator weighed in on coming NextGen changes.