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.

September 20, 2017, 11:15 AM

Five Years On, G650 Still 'Top of Market' Bizjet

Gulfstream president Mark Burns said “the G650 set a new standard in business aviation” for its range and payload, low sound levels and four-zone cabin.

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May 2, 2014 - 2:55 AM
With 30,000 aircraft movements last year, Saudi Arabia’s private aviation sector is considered the GCC’s largest general aviation market.
May 2, 2014 - 2:55 AM
Saudi Arabia saw almost 30,000 business jet movements last year.
May 2, 2014 - 2:45 AM
Illegal charter can represent up to 20 to 40 percent of bizjet flights, depending on time of year.
May 2, 2014 - 2:30 AM
Small nation plans to draw on the mature system deployed in Europe.
May 1, 2014 - 8:56 PM
With international business aviation traffic stalled, service providers await a long-promised rebound
May 1, 2014 - 4:00 PM
First-quarter numbers are encouraging, “but we remain a long way from being out of the woods,” said GAMA president and CEO Pete Bunce.
May 1, 2014 - 3:10 PM
Company delivered 43 business jets in the quarter, compared with 39 during the first quarter last year.
May 1, 2014 - 3:05 PM
Textron’s aviation division delivered 35 Cessna Citations and eight King Airs during the first quarter, while Bell shipped 34 helicopters.
May 1, 2014 - 3:03 PM
Safety campaign website will feature monthly weather topics such as turbulence, thunderstorms, icing, crosswinds and pilot resources.