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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.

November 30, 2020, 3:48 AM

First Praetor 600 Joins Flexjet's European Fleet

The super-midsize aircraft will be part of Flexjet's Red Label fractional ownership program in Europe.

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G700
Nov 23, 2020 - 12:08 PM
The Gulfstream G700 has completed most of the required tests for certification and now is conducting avionics trials.
Nov 23, 2020 - 9:49 AM
Spire Global will provide detailed weather forecasting that will be used to optimize flight planning as part of Aerion's AS2 "Boomless Cruise" technology.
Catalyst testbed King Air 350
Nov 23, 2020 - 8:20 AM
GE Aviation expects to begin ground testing of the Catalyst turboprop engine on a King Air flying test bed in early December.
GippsAero GA8 Airvan
Nov 20, 2020 - 10:11 AM
India’s Mahindra Aerospace has shuttered its GippsAero subsidiary in Australia that had manufactured the GA8 Airvan.
Nov 20, 2020 - 8:10 AM
There were a number of candidates for new turboprops in this year's Top Flight Awards.
Nov 20, 2020 - 8:00 AM
Technology continues to advance in the business jet market as seen in these Top Flight Awards nominees.
Nov 19, 2020 - 3:57 PM
The Covid pandemic makes for a “pretty casual decision” on the timing of Southwest Airlines’ resumption of 737 Max 8 operations.
Falcon 2000 Albatros
Nov 19, 2020 - 11:43 AM
The French navy—which currently flies Falcon 200s and 50s—is to continue its tradition of operating Falcon models in the maritime surveillance role.
Cirrus
Nov 18, 2020 - 2:00 PM
Business jets and turboprops deliveries still lag previous year tallies by double digits, according to the General Aviation Manufacturers Association.
Nov 18, 2020 - 9:39 AM
Boeing has established a dedicated 24/7 operations center for rapid issue resolution and will install expanded onsite specialized teams in five regions.