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November 29, 2006, 5:04 AM

Despite the fact that the UK, at least, has been enforcing the security rules of European Union Framework Regulation 2320 since it was first published in September 2002–a policy that has been hampering business aviation with some cumbersome and ambiguous security screening procedures–there still

November 29, 2006, 5:02 AM

German charter operator Cirrus Aviation is to operate Eclipse 500s on behalf of UK-based group JetSet Air, which ordered up to 50 of the new very light jets last November.

November 29, 2006, 4:59 AM

Accentuating the positive attributes of helicopters for business travelers, Eurocopter is displaying here at the EBACE show two of its most popular twin-engine models with corporate interiors–an EC 135 and an EC 155 B1. Both were recently delivered to customers.

November 29, 2006, 4:58 AM

Embraer has selected Thales’ integrated electronic standby instrument (IESI) for the Phenom 100 and 300 business jets.

November 29, 2006, 4:57 AM

Jet Aviation’s Dubai maintenance facility is just about to start serving the Hawker 800 business jet series. Raytheon Aircraft has named the company an authorized service center. Jet Aviation Dubai will thus perform line and base maintenance, as well as provide warranty and spare parts support.

November 29, 2006, 4:55 AM

Midcoast Aviation has delivered the first corporate Global 5000 to be completed outside Bombardier’s own factory completions center. The airplane features fore and aft lavatories, dual galleys, an electrically operated conference table and carbon-fiber trim throughout the 10-seat cabin.

November 29, 2006, 4:53 AM

Advice from doctors on the ground during a medical episode aloft is no longer the preserve of people riding in top-of-the-line business jets, following an agreement between AirCell and MedAire announced here at EBACE yesterday.

November 29, 2006, 4:52 AM

Avinode Quotation is the new price quotation software launched by Avinode in cooperation with Air Support, the supplier of the PPS (preflight planning system) flight-planning software.

November 29, 2006, 4:50 AM

Two companies well known for supplying market data to the business aviation industry have turned their attention to the helicopter market, but they will be using different lenses to compose the picture.

November 29, 2006, 4:48 AM

Britain’s Oxford Airport is adding two hangars, each big enough to accommodate a very large-cabin business jet. While one is built of a conventional steel, the smaller is an aluminum-framed “polygon” design.