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  • Extended service: top 10 long-range business jets


    ​The news this week that Pratt & Whitney Canada has ​received certification for the engines that will power Gulfstream’s new G500 and G600 business jets has naturally turned attention to the long-range, large-cabin market sector those two aircraft will be contesting.


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  • EBACE: Rizon plots expansion following sale to Lionhouse


    ​Biggin Hill’ s biggest fixed-base operation Rizon Jet has been snapped up by ­aircraft finance and leasing company...


  • ​Flying Canadians: 10 individuals who made a major mark on aviation


    To accompany our Canadian industry special, we look at 10 sons of the country – sadly no women quite made the list –...


  • Bombardier CEO assesses possible CSeries schedule change


    ​Five weeks after becoming Bombardier’s new chief executive, Alain Bellemare says he is assessing potential changes to...


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  • EBACE: Rizon plots expansion following sale to Lionhouse

    News | 20 May 2015 16:27 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Biggin Hill’ s biggest fixed-base operation Rizon Jet has been snapped up by ­aircraft finance and leasing company ­Lionhouse for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition clears the way for the upscale FBO – originally part of a Qatar-based business – to ­fulfill its ambition to expand its portfolio of services and footprint at the London business aviation airport with additional hangarage and ramp space.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EBACE-Rizon-plots-expansion-following-sale-to-Lionhouse-412609/
  • ANALYSIS: Cessna Citation Latitude - bigger and better

    News | 12 May 2015 10:09 | Mike Gerzanics

    No-one would label a business jet a mass-market consumer item, yet recent developments show they share a common trend. While some may rave about right-sizing and sustainability, consumers continue to demand larger and more spacious products.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Cessna-Citation-Latitude-bigger-and-better-411329/
  • INTERVIEW: Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary

    News | 30 Apr 2015 10:33 | David Learmount

    Ryanair expects to carry 100 million passengers in its current financial year, and the 30-year-old Irish budget carrier seems infused with a new-found respect for its passengers. Or, as chief executive Michael O'Leary puts it: "We've moved from being cheap and nasty to cheap and cheerful."http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-Ryanair-chief-executive-Michael-OLeary-411716/
  • ​Flying Canadians: 10 individuals who made a major mark on aviation

    News | 20 Mar 2015 13:25 | Murdo Morrison

    To accompany our Canadian industry special, we look at 10 sons of the country – sadly no women quite made the list – who helped develop the country’s aviation sector, from those behind Canada’s first powered flight and World War One aces to an airline entrepreneur and the men behind Bombardier and CAE.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flying-Canadians-10-individuals-who-made-a-major-mark-on-aviation-410106/
  • ANALYSIS: Bombardier's woes eased as CSeries production takes shape

    News | 18 Mar 2015 10:46 | Murdo Morrison

    ​A visit to Bombardier’s newly-expanded Mirabel complex, just north of Montreal, does not give the impression of a company in crisis, although the past few months have seen a succession of grim news stories about Canada’s biggest manufacturer. Even local taxi drivers fret about the company’s problems and the effect major job losses would have on the economy in greater Montreal, long the country’s aerospace hub.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Bombardiers-woes-eased-as-CSeries-production-takes-shape-410133/
  • Bombardier CEO assesses possible CSeries schedule change

    News | 17 Mar 2015 19:30 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Five weeks after becoming Bombardier’s new chief executive, Alain Bellemare says he is assessing potential changes to the scheduled certification date of the CSeries aircraft family.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bombardier-CEO-assesses-possible-CSeries-schedule-change-410263/