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 27, 2014, 4:30 AM

Bombardier Global 7000 Aiming For 2015 First Flight

Suppliers and the OEM are ramping up assembly of the first flight test Global 7000.

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Oct 8, 2011 - 1:00 PM
For many years, but especially since leaders of the big three U.S.
NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen
Oct 8, 2011 - 12:40 PM
Although user fees were debated on Capitol Hill in the 2007 and 2008 time frame, NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen says they never seem to go away and remain
Oct 8, 2011 - 11:00 AM
Row 44 has received Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approval to provide broadband connectivity on transatlantic flights, using the T11N North Atlan
Oct 8, 2011 - 10:45 AM
Embraer has selected Sennheiser to provide its HMEC 26 active noise-reduction headsets for the Phenom 100 and 300, Lineage 1000 and E170 through E195 airli
Oct 8, 2011 - 10:30 AM
Intelsat’s Galaxy 15 geostationary satellite, which ceased broadcasting the Waas signal covering some airports in Alaska on December 16, is now back under
Oct 8, 2011 - 10:15 AM
Embraer’s Phenom 300 has received approval for the upgrade to Garmin’s synthetic vision technology (SVT).
Oct 8, 2011 - 10:00 AM
<b></b>Thrane & Thrane recently introduced its Aviator wireless handset, a device designed to work with the Danish satcom specialist’s Aviator SwiftBroadba
NTSB board member Earl Weener
Oct 8, 2011 - 8:00 AM
Amid changes to the format of its annual “most wanted” list, the NTSB has included improvement in general aviation safety as one of its hot-button topics.
Oct 6, 2011 - 5:20 PM
The number of accidents and fatalities for business jet and turboprop operations worldwide increased substantially in the first nine months
Oct 6, 2011 - 5:10 PM
The FAA faces significant challenges in achieving the vision of the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen), government and industry panelists