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.

July 17, 2019, 10:14 AM

Textron Aviation Puts Large-cabin Hemisphere 'On Hold'

Safran's progress on fixing Hemisphere's Silvercrest engine doesn't satisfy the Cessna Citation airframer.

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Jul 17, 2019 - 4:54 PM
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Jul 17, 2019 - 12:06 PM
The gathering of industry and government leaders highlighted workforce shortages, ADS-B compliance, and small airport funding, among other issues.
Jul 17, 2019 - 11:49 AM
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Jul 17, 2019 - 10:46 AM
Parent company chief attributes fewer Beechcraft and Cessna deliveries to threat of tariffs, economic concerns.
Jul 17, 2019 - 10:14 AM
Safran's progress on fixing Hemisphere's Silvercrest engine doesn't satisfy the Cessna Citation airframer.