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.

January 29, 2015, 9:32 AM

Gulfstream Deliveries, Sales Continue Ascent

Last year, Gulfstream delivered 150 outfitted business jets, six above that in 2013.

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Dec 1, 2011 - 6:30 PM
The NBAA commended Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) today for the stance she has taken against general aviation user fees in a November 28 letter to Presiden
Dec 1, 2011 - 6:28 PM
The FAA is awarding a total of $7.7 million in contracts to eight companies to help advance alternative commercial jet fuels.
Dec 1, 2011 - 6:27 PM
The latest version of the NBAA Reimbursement of Flight Expenses for Owner-Pilots Handbook was released today.
Dec 1, 2011 - 6:24 PM
Flood waters are subsiding at Bangkok Don Mueang Airport, but it could be another two months until the business aviation gateway is ready to reopen
Sierra Industries’ Garmin G1000 package replaces the Citation 501/501SP’s origin
Dec 1, 2011 - 5:35 PM
One of the aircraft parked at the NBAA static display at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the NBAA Convention in October was a highly modified Cessna
Fire sock for lithium ion battery
Dec 1, 2011 - 4:57 PM
The fiery failure of a lithium-ion battery powering an Apple iPhone 4 aboard Regional Express Flight ZL319 last Friday
Dec 1, 2011 - 4:54 PM
The European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) is voicing its concerns over the European Commission’s draft regulation
Bombardier’s Bizjet Deliveries and Earnings Up in 3Q
Dec 1, 2011 - 4:48 PM
Bombardier Aerospace’s third-quarter revenues rose to $2.3 billion, up from $1.8 billion a year ago, thanks to more business jet deliveries
Dec 1, 2011 - 4:23 PM
Pre-owned business aircraft inventories continued to decline in October, but asking prices–especially for jets–have yet to find a bottom
The debate about whether commercial pilots update databases might be moot, as se
Dec 1, 2011 - 2:20 PM
The FAA is seeking comments on a proposed rule change that will allow pilots flying under commercial operating regulations to update navigation system data