Aviation International News June 2006

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Sep 15, 2006 - 11:18 AM
Excel-Jet’s four-seat, single-engine very light jet, the Sport-Jet, flew for the first time on May 14 from Colorado Springs Airport.
Sep 15, 2006 - 11:13 AM
Last month Dassault said its engineers have validated several improvements to the Falcon 7X– such as increased mtow, engine thrust, fuel capacity and wingl
Sep 15, 2006 - 11:10 AM
Landmark Aviation, The Carlyle Group’s FBO and maintenance business, is pursuing global growth.
Sep 15, 2006 - 11:05 AM
The corporate and business aviation segments are making progress toward improving their safety record, but there is still work to be done, Dr.
Sep 15, 2006 - 9:50 AM
It is testament to both the rising stature of the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) and the audacious ambition of Embraer that the
Sep 15, 2006 - 7:57 AM
When Charles Lindbergh single-handedly flew his airplane across the Atlantic in 1927, there was little for the not-yet-famous aviator to plan before the jo
Sep 15, 2006 - 7:38 AM
A new business aviation airport appears set to emerge in New Jersey, where the two major facilities serving business jets, Teterboro and Morristown, are at
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Sep 15, 2006 - 7:15 AM
The earliest versions of the Internet and e-mail trace their existence back to the 1950s, when Rand researchers first started thinking about ways to connec
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Sep 15, 2006 - 6:55 AM
Tony Fox, the 84-year-old entrepreneur credited by those with long memories as being the father of the very light jet, last month sold the 1970s-era Foxjet
Sep 15, 2006 - 6:49 AM
As the industry prepares for very light jets (VLJs) to live up to their billing to transform personal transportation, air-taxi and charter operations, memb