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November 21, 2022, 10:58 AM

Four Dead after Crash of Raisbeck Test Flight

Four Raisbeck Engineering crew members were killed after a Cessna Grand Caravan 208B EX crashed during a baseline flight test.

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Simon Davies, Global Jet Capital sales director
Dec 2, 2022 - 1:55 AM
Starting in 2023, Global Jet Capital predicts steady growth in the total number of aircraft in the Middle East and North Africa region.
Michelle "Mace" Curran formal headshot and in flight photo (Photo: NBAA)
Dec 1, 2022 - 4:28 PM
Curran, who served as the only female pilot for the Thunderbirds from 2019 to 2021, is the keynote speaker at NBAA's 2023 Schedulers and Dispatchers.
Volato Matt Liotta, CEO and co-founder, with a HondaJet
Dec 1, 2022 - 1:00 PM
The latest order for 25 HondaJet Elite IIs from Volato will more than double its fleet of the Honda Aircraft-manufactured twinjets to 40.
Dassault Falcon 2000 on airport ramp
Dec 1, 2022 - 12:05 PM
Founded last year, the Independent Falcon Aircraft Operators Association boasts 140 operator/owner members.
Avionics repair technician at work on wiring in the flight deck
Dec 1, 2022 - 10:57 AM
The majority of respondents to the AEA 2022 Rate and Labor Survey anticipate growth in their business, but also increased labor rates and compensation.
Vports vertiport
Dec 1, 2022 - 10:49 AM
Vports is planning an international AAM corridor for electric aircraft between Quebec and Syracuse, New York.
JetNet iQ founder and director Rolland Vincent at NATA's Aviation Business Conference in Miami
Dec 1, 2022 - 10:36 AM
As 2022 draws to a close, the business jet market is set to close out the year with a strong Q4.
PrimeSky FBO at at Mexico’s San Jose Del Cabo International Airport
Dec 1, 2022 - 10:32 AM
PrimeSky's FBO at Mexico's San Jose Del Cabo International Airport has seen a 71 percent increase in operations over those pre-Covid.
Demand for SAF is growing as more operators realize the benefits of sustainability.
Dec 1, 2022 - 10:16 AM
In 2022, as more bizav operators turned to sustainable efforts and their demand for measures such as use of SAF have increased, supply has become an issue.
Duncan Aviation's Darwin Godemann with apprentices
Dec 1, 2022 - 10:02 AM
Three of the country's independent MROs find success through offering maintenance technician apprenticeships.