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  • ​Cessna upgrades Latitude range, take-off performance

    Cessna has claimed an early edge over its closest competitor after announcing a 200nm (370km) improvement in range and a 9% reduction in take-off roll for the Citation Latitude.

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  • NBAA: GE Honda launches Cessna jet engine retrofit programme

    GE Honda is partnering with Sierra Industries to retrofit Cessna CitationJet, CJ1 and CJ1+ models with its newly...

  • NBAA: Gama grows its charter and servicing business to support Wheels Up

    Gama Charters, the US subsidiary of UK-based business aviation services provider Gama Aviation, is at NBAA marking a ...

  • NBAA: Cessna opens door to Longitude redesign

    ​Textron Aviation is hinting that its longest-range jet now in development may not be quite long enough.

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  • NBAA: Beechcraft heads for happier times

    News | 22 Oct 2014 23:00 | Stephen Trimble

    ​The last five years have not been easy for customers of Hawker or Beechcraft-branded aircraft. With hundreds of thousands to millions of dollars invested, those loyal to the brand faced a gloomy future for an asset whose value is substantially based on whether there is a commercial system available to support it.
  • NBAA: Blackhawk Modifications sets price for Caravan power upgrade

    News | 21 Oct 2014 23:00

    ​Adding up to 267 more horsepower in some Cessna 208 and 208B Caravan models will cost $550,000, Blackhawk Modifications (Booth 1667) announced on 20 October.
  • NBAA: Epic E1000 turboprop-single makes show debut

    News | 21 Oct 2014 20:28 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Epic Aircraft is making its debut at NBAA where it is also displaying its E1000 single-engined turboprop for the first time.
  • NBAA: Revolutionary rivals face-off in static park

    News | 21 Oct 2014 14:06 | Stephen Trimble

    ​After many delays and false starts, a long-promised revolution in the super-light and midsize cabin segments has finally arrived at the NBAA static park.
  • ANALYSIS: NBAA: Cessna unveils new interior design with Latitude debut

    News | 21 Oct 2014 11:37 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Cessna enthusiastically launched what was then described the “light-midsized" Latitude programme three years ago, but was really playing catch-up. Rival Embraer had already stolen a scheduling lead in 2008 by unveiling the Legacy 500 and 450 jets. The Brazilian airframer had targeted the fat middle of the business jet market with an ambitious suite of new features, including fly-by-wire controls and a flat-floored stand-up cabin.
  • FLIGHT TEST: Citation X+ marks Cessna's bid for the high-speed crown

    News | 21 Oct 2014 08:07 | 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.