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May 27, 2020, 12:15 PM

GAMA: 1Q Genav Deliveries See Covid-19 Impact

Though the first quarter of the year started well for general aviation manufacturers, as the Covid pandemic took hold, deliveries fell.

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Desert Jet Center
May 28, 2020 - 9:34 AM
Desert Jet Center recently opened its state-of-the-art permanent base at California's Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport.
LABACE 2019
May 27, 2020 - 5:49 PM
Webinar hosted by Airport Infra Expo explores Covid-19 challenges and opportunities for business aviation in Brazil.
May 27, 2020 - 12:22 PM
JSSI's latest Business Aviation Index reports that business aircraft averaged 5.9 hours for the month in April and utilization dropped 77.5 percent y-o-y.
Ehang 216 operating for hotel
May 27, 2020 - 12:19 PM
EHang is using its 216 autonomous eVTOL aircraft to carry freight for a hotel operator in southern China with approval from the CAAC.
Bombardier Global 7500
May 27, 2020 - 12:15 PM
Though the first quarter of the year started well for general aviation manufacturers, as the Covid pandemic took hold, deliveries fell.
May 27, 2020 - 11:39 AM
Worldwide business and general aviation avionics sales in the first quarter amounted to about $660.4 million, an 8.8 percent year-over-year decrease.
Gulfstream G650 (Photo: West Star Aviation)
May 27, 2020 - 11:20 AM
West Star's facility in East Alton is completing its first 12-, 24-, and 48-month inspections on a four-year-old Gulfstream G650.
May 27, 2020 - 11:03 AM
AIM and Fulcrum Las were honored for a collaboration that has helped boost FAA exam pass rates to more than 95 percent.
May 27, 2020 - 9:59 AM
The agreement allows C&L Aerospace to distribute more than 50 different ARC Artex line items.
May 27, 2020 - 9:58 AM
Aery Aviation is installing a new fresh, bottled galley potable water system on a client's VVIP Boeing 777 and 787 aircraft.