Top News on Learjet

  • Bombardier clinches European certification for Learjet 70 and 75 business jets


    Bombardier is preparing to deliver the first Learjet 70 and 75 business jets to European customers following EASA validation of the light and superlight aircraft on 12 September.


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  • Royal Jet snaps up business jet quartet as part of fleet upgrade plan


    VVIP charter company Royal Jet has acquired four new business jets as part of a $700 million spending commitment on...


  • GAMA report: business jets and piston aircraft drive surge in shipments over first 9 months


    Business and general aviation aircraft deliveries continued their resurgence during the first nine months,  thanks to...


  • OPINION: Business jet builders must catch up on new designs


    ​A clean sheet of paper can get surprisingly expensive and even risky – especially in the business jet ­sector. Seven...


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  • Canada TSB issues photograph of Air Tindi Cessna 208 crash

    News | 24 Nov 2014 15:26 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Canada’s Transportation Safety Board (TSB) has released a photograph of an Air Tindi Cessna 208 Grand Caravan that crashed on a frozen lake in Canada’s Northwest Territories on 20 November.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canada-TSB-issues-photograph-of-Air-Tindi-Cessna-208-crash-406402/
  • ANALYSIS: Bumps on Dema's path to tier one status

    News | 11 Nov 2014 14:05 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Becoming a tier one in the aerospace supply chain is a tough business, and the 21-year rise of Dema from $2 million-turnover boutique design house to one of Italy’s foremost aerostructures players has not been without growing pains. Alongside a succession of acquisitions and investment in facilities and equipment have been financial wobbles, as delays to two key programmes – the Boeing 787 and Bombardier CSeries – forced a restructuring and put the brakes on bullish revenue projections.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Bumps-on-Demas-path-to-tier-one-status-405545/
  • Royal Jet snaps up business jet quartet as part of fleet upgrade plan

    News | 10 Nov 2014 13:47 | Kate Sarsfield

    VVIP charter company Royal Jet has acquired four new business jets as part of a $700 million spending commitment on new aircraft over the next decade.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Royal-Jet-snaps-up-business-jet-quartet-as-part-of-fleet-upgrade-plan-405845/
  • GAMA report: business jets and piston aircraft drive surge in shipments over first 9 months

    News | 03 Nov 2014 15:33 | Kate Sarsfield

    Business and general aviation aircraft deliveries continued their resurgence during the first nine months,  thanks to rising demand for jets and piston-engined types, according to the latest statistics from the General Aviation Manufacturer’s Association.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/GAMA-report-business-jets-and-piston-aircraft-drive-surge-in-shipments-over-first-9-months-405547/
  • OPINION: Business jet builders must catch up on new designs

    News | 03 Nov 2014 00:00

    ​A clean sheet of paper can get surprisingly expensive and even risky – especially in the business jet ­sector. Seven clean-sheet designs of aircraft or families have been unveiled since 2007, when Bombardier launched the composite-skinned Learjet 85. That aircraft is now two years behind schedule and faces an uncertain fate, with its entry-into-service date still undefined.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Business-jet-builders-must-catch-up-on-new-designs-405211/
  • Cargo aircraft crashes after takeoff from St Maarten

    News | 30 Oct 2014 23:01 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    A Short 360 cargo aircraft operated by SkyWay Enterprises crashed shortly after departing St Maarten-Princess Juliana International airport on 29 October, killing at least one of two pilots, according to a US Federal Aviation Administration accident report.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cargo-aircraft-crashes-after-takeoff-from-St-Maarten-405464/