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November 29, 2006, 6:15 AM

With 6.9 percent of all IFR flights made during 2005, business aviation represents a significant portion of all movements in the European airspace just behind charter traffic,* reported Dr. David Marsh, manager of statistics and forecasts at Eurocontrol.

November 29, 2006, 6:14 AM

The Bell 429 mockup at Bell Helicopter’s exhibit here in Geneva illustrates the increasing attraction of the EBACE venue beyond the strict confines of corporate aviation. Why else, one may ask, would the U.S.

November 29, 2006, 6:11 AM

While AgustaWestland (Booth No. 1320) continues the integration  of its two ancestral helicopter companies–Italy’s Agusta and the UK’s Westland, joined together under Italian industrial giant Finmeccanica in 2000–it is also concentrating on presenting a single corporate face in the marketplace.

November 29, 2006, 6:08 AM

Giving “club class” a new meaning, Italian carrier Eurofly is about to begin charter operations with an Airbus A319LR “business liner” on static display here at the EBACE show. Eurofly acquired the aircraft new about a year ago and holds an option on a second example.

November 29, 2006, 5:56 AM

Grob has selected an enhanced-vision system (EVS) from Kollsman for the new SPn Utility light business jet.

November 29, 2006, 5:55 AM

Tired of having to pay charter fees in full in cash up front when booking short-notice charter flights?

November 29, 2006, 5:53 AM

Located at Vienna’s Schwechat International irport, Gate V is the largest Austrian maintenance shop and has a long industrial heritage. The current company was set up in 2003 when it joined forces with Air Radio Service, which had been active in avionics for four decades.

November 29, 2006, 5:51 AM

Leitner EDV (Booth No. 1077) has developed custom-tailored software for small to medium-sized maintenance shops. The German company’s LTB/400 system tracks, for instance, service bulletins (SBs) and airworthiness directives (ADs) on the Internet for aircraft in maintenance at a shop.

November 29, 2006, 5:50 AM

RusAero has become established as a leading source for civil aviation support services in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States, handling or facilitating movements mainly from abroad.

November 29, 2006, 5:49 AM

After several months of talks following a few years of incubation, six founding members have formed an association to further the interests of business aviation in the Middle East.