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News and developments about airplanes, helicopters and unmanned air vehicles used in all varieties of operations, including airlines, military, business, commercial, general aviation and private.

December 6, 2018, 6:19 PM

Brazilian Court Ruling Threatens Embraer-Boeing Deal

Ruling to block board approval stands subject to appeal but it threatens to at least delay the transaction.

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2010 Bombardier Global 5000
Dec 10, 2018 - 4:07 AM
Year to date, the Middle East has accounted for 10 percent of Jetcraft’s business jet transactions.
Dec 9, 2018 - 12:15 AM
Airbus Corporate Jets is touting NextGen execliners, while a new rotor division aims to provide the “last leg” of corporate jet journeys.
Global 7500 mockup
Dec 8, 2018 (All day)
Company touts new platforms, sharpened bizav focus as it readies for service entry of its new flagship ultra-long range jet.
Dec 7, 2018 - 2:46 PM
The European OEM’s net order intake also lags well behind last year’s.
HondaJet Elite
Dec 7, 2018 - 12:16 PM
Honda Aircraft opened the order book in Japan in June and so far has received orders for more than 10.
Dec 7, 2018 - 10:08 AM
The deal includes a multi-million-pound investment in electric and autonomous flight technology research.
Bombardier Global 7500
Dec 7, 2018 - 8:51 AM
As Bombardier builds up to delivering 35-40 Global 7500s in 2020, the company is discussing long-term wing production plans with supplier.
Boeing’s Genesis concept cabin design
Dec 7, 2018 - 4:00 AM
Boeing arrives in Dubai fresh from delivering the first of its new-generation BBJs.
Ahmad Abu Ghazaleh, general manager,  Arab Wings
Dec 7, 2018 - 2:00 AM
Arab Wings is hoping for business trends to pick up as oil prices firm and conflicts in the region die down
Simon Davies, vice President, sales, UK, Middle East and India, Global Jet Capital
Dec 7, 2018 - 12:01 AM
Trend for purchase of brand-new aircraft in the Middle East reversed in favor of preowned models in the past 12 months