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.

November 25, 2014, 11:44 AM

Russian Helicopters Mi-171A2 Completes First Flight

On the latest evolution of the ubiquitous Mi-8/17, a crew of two will suffice.

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Dec 13, 2011 - 1:38 PM
The FAA has issued a proposed advisory circular that would, as a core principle, include “emphasis of ‘reduce angle of attack’ response
Dec 13, 2011 - 1:28 PM
The FAA supplemental type certificate for Garmin’s GTN series touchscreen avionics has been validated by EASA,
Dec 13, 2011 - 1:23 PM
The first annual CEPA Expo held by the Central Europe Private Aviation Association December 1 and 2 in Prague “made a very encouraging start,”
Barrington Irving
Dec 12, 2011 - 7:35 AM
The time has come for each of us to mentor young people and help them get into our industry.
A Eurocopter AS350B2 registered to Sundance Helicopters crashed late yesterday
Dec 8, 2011 - 3:14 PM
A Eurocopter AS350B2 registered to Sundance Helicopters crashed late yesterday afternoon during a twilight flight near Nevada’s Hoover Dam
Dec 8, 2011 - 3:12 PM
LightSquared reported yesterday that results of testing by an independent laboratory “confirmed that several major high-precision [GPS] receivers
Dec 8, 2011 - 3:10 PM
Year-over-year business aircraft flying activity grew slightly by one percent, according to TraqPak data released this week by Argus.
Dec 8, 2011 - 3:06 PM
Industry market analyst Forecast International sees slow but steady improvement ahead for the business aviation industry
Dec 8, 2011 - 2:58 PM
Vaisala, a provider of weather-measuring equipment and services, has upgraded the quality of its Global Lightning Dataset GLD360
Dec 7, 2011 - 4:43 PM
Evergreen Maintenance Center (EMC) has announced the appointment of Hal Heule as chief executive officer;