Business Aviation

News and issues relating to business, corporate and private aviation, primarily regarding turbine-engine-powered airplanes and helicopters. Subjects include aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

February 15, 2018, 10:24 AM

Bombardier Chief Bullish on Business Jet Market

The 140 business jet deliveries last year at Bombardier Aerospace were up five units from the company’s 2017 outlook, but fell 16.4 percent from 2016.

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Feb 23, 2018 - 1:00 PM
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Feb 23, 2018 - 12:54 PM
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Feb 23, 2018 - 12:05 PM
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Feb 23, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Offering a low-cost platform optimized for aerial surveillance and ISR missions,, Seeker Aircraft aims to make inroads in traditional helicopter markets.
ACSF blade
Feb 23, 2018 - 11:00 AM
The company, working with Stone Aviation, spent three-years obtaining approval for composite main rotor blades.
Feb 23, 2018 - 10:24 AM
Modern Aviation, backed by private equity fund Tiger Infrastructure Partners, has made its first splash in the FBO market, buying Air Wilmington.
helicopter sim training
Feb 23, 2018 - 9:44 AM
Today's training gives pilots and crew a real-world feel.
Feb 23, 2018 - 9:33 AM
The stagnating civil market is showing signs of a return to life.
helicopter in flight
Feb 22, 2018 - 2:00 PM
New flight envelope modes tailored to offshore operations.