Top News on Bombardier Learjet

  • Abu Dhabi Air Expo: Royal Jet sets April deadline for BBJ replacement decision

    Abu Dhabi-based VVIP charter company Royal Jet will decide in April which aircraft type it has selected to replace its entire fleet of Boeing Business Jets – of which Royal Jet is the world’s largest operator.

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  • Learjet collided with German Eurofighter during hard turn

    ​The two-man crew of a Bombardier Learjet 35A died when their aircraft was in collision with a German air force...

  • Cessna completes Latitude first flight

    Cessna’s Citation Latitude flew on 18 February for the first time from the company’s factory in Wichita, Kansas,...

  • PICTURES: Legacy 450 moves into flight test

    ​Embraer on 28 December completed first flight of the super-light Legacy 450 business jet in Sao Jose dos Campos,...

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  • ANALYSIS: Middle East business aircraft operators surge

    News | 01 Dec 2014 16:14 | Kate Sarsfield

    The Middle East – replete with a never ending supply of very wealthy individuals and thriving corporations – has provided a dependable and consistent revenue stream for many business aviation companies for years.
  • NBAA: Wireless tire-pressure guage gains multiple certifications

    News | 21 Oct 2014 14:08 | Dan Parsons

    Crane Aerospace has received multiple supplemental type certifications from the FAA and Transport Canada for its SmartStem wireless tyre pressure measurement system for use aboard a raft of business jets.
  • FLIGHT TEST: Citation X+ marks Cessna's bid for the high-speed crown

    News | 21 Oct 2014 09:07 | Mike Gerzanics

    When Flight International last flew the Citation X in 2002, Boeing was still wrestling with the Sonic Cruiser concept, an effort to field a nearly supersonic transport aircraft. In the intervening 12 years, much has happened. The Sonic Cruiser was shelved in favour of the successful 787.
  • Learjet collided with German Eurofighter during hard turn

    News | 07 Oct 2014 14:49 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The two-man crew of a Bombardier Learjet 35A died when their aircraft was in collision with a German air force Eurofighter when a quick reaction alert training exercise went wrong, Germany’s BFU accident investigation board has concluded, in an interim report into the 23 June mishap.
  • Learjet crashes after collision with Eurofighter

    News | 23 Jun 2014 16:54 | David Learmount

    ​A Eurofighter Typhoon has collided with a Bombardier Learjet operated by GFD over Olsberg, North Rhine Westphalia in Germany today. The Learjet crashed in open countryside and was totally destroyed with a crew of two on board. The German air force Typhoon has landed safely with no injuries to its crew.
  • EAD issued on Honeywell business jet engine

    News | 17 Jun 2014 14:09 | David Learmount

    ​An engine fitted to a range of different business jets is the subject of an emergency airworthiness directive (EAD) both sides of the Atlantic because of the risk of low pressure turbine blade failure.