Business Aviation

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January 19, 2017, 11:37 AM

Robinson Deliveries Down, but Hopes Are Up for 2017

While delivery numbers were down, the average unit price sold increased substantially thanks to customer-specified options.

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Challenger 604 Interior completion by 328 Design/Duncan Aviation
Jan 4, 2017 - 12:08 PM
The two companies have collaborated on a variety of bizjet airframes including Bombardier Globals, Dassault Falcons and Cessna Citations.
Jan 4, 2017 - 11:48 AM
King Air 200/300/350 series as well as Textron’s piston line are all eligible for the upgrade.
Jan 4, 2017 - 11:19 AM
Acquired in 2013, it will now known as Rectrix MRO, to highlight the Mass.-based company's repair services.
Jan 4, 2017 - 10:58 AM
The proposed guidance would be inconsistent with current requirements and needs further analysis, NATA contends.
Gulfstream G650
Jan 4, 2017 - 9:43 AM
Over the past two quarters, G650/650ER supply has decreased to 12 aircraft for sale, representing just 5.4 percent of the fleet.
Jan 4, 2017 - 8:37 AM
The policy would have defined "engine influencing parts," providing new regulation, ARSA contended.
Jan 4, 2017 - 8:04 AM
It is time for authorities to tackle head on the misperception that electing to go-around is embarrassing for pilots.
NXi
Jan 3, 2017 - 11:32 AM
The new G1000 NXi (next-generation) adds faster processors and unique features such as visual approaches and map overlays on the HSI.
Jan 3, 2017 - 11:25 AM
Winglet system includes a wingtip extension and winglet, as well as load-alleviation technology.
Landmark Aviation
Jan 3, 2017 - 11:16 AM
The combined charter management fleet, which will be under Gama's oversight, now numbers more than 200 aircraft.