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.
Eurocopter expects that its recently tested helicopter hybrid power concept will enter commercial service, soon perhaps as early as next year.
After a lackluster 2010, Robinson Helicopter is back on a healthier track, according to CEO Kurt Robinson.
According to NBAA, the Transportation Security Administration is pushing to issue a new proposed business aircraft security program by year-end.
The House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly yesterday against U.S. participation in the European Union’s emissions trading scheme (EU-ETS)
Brazil is moving forward to privatize airport terminals to handle the anticipated 25-percent annual growth in commercial aviation
NBAA 2011: Hope Is Worth Little without Hard Work and Endurance
Bizav still has it bad but is trying to stay positive, if not completely realistic
Dave Huntzinger has joined Argus Prism, an aviation safety management system (SMS) solutions provider, as senior vice president
Van Nuys, Calif.-based Elite Aviation has partnered with Piaggio Aero to expand Piaggio Avanti II sales on the U.S. West Coast.
FACC AG delivered the first set of winglets for a Falcon 2000LX to Dassault Aviation yesterday.