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 18, 2014, 2:20 PM

Gulfstream’s 7,500-nm G650ER Enters Service

The approximately $2 million ER option stretches the G650’s 7,000-nm range to 7,500 nm at a cruise speed of Mach 0.85.

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Nov 22, 2011 - 3:52 PM
NBAA helped to pioneer the transition to GPS-based flight decks and procedures, and now the group is taking a leading role
Nov 22, 2011 - 3:48 PM
Reports that the FAA would begin charging for digital downloads and close the navigational products website to individuals have stirred an outcry
Teddy Forstmann
Nov 22, 2011 - 3:36 PM
Teddy Forstmann, the man who was credited with turning around Gulfstream Aerospace in the 1990s, died Sunday, reportedly from brain cancer.
Nov 22, 2011 - 3:30 PM
President Obama signed a $12.5 billion transportation, housing and urban development appropriations bill on Friday containing language that reinstated
G650
Nov 18, 2011 - 3:57 PM
The world’s fastest business jet–the wide-cabin Gulfstream G650–received provisional type certification from the FAA.
BJT December 2011/January 2012 cover
Nov 18, 2011 - 8:05 AM
et’s talk about the exciting year we’ve just experienced at BJT.
Nov 17, 2011 - 4:40 PM
JetFlite International of Long Beach, Calif., has launched an aircraft “refinishment” program that repairs and refinishes existing components and materials
Nov 17, 2011 - 4:39 PM
Signature Flight Support recently acquired a majority stake in Arrindell Aviation Services, an FBO at St. Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport.
Nov 17, 2011 - 4:37 PM
Arabian Jets of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and CAE signed a long-term agreement for pilot training services on eight business aircraft types yesterday at the Dub
Nov 17, 2011 - 4:35 PM
EASA certified the Turbomeca Arrius 2G1 turboshaft that powers the Kamov Ka-226T light twin, Kamov parent company Russian Helicopters announced this week.