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  • Piper M600 turboprop single to make show debut at Oshkosh

    News | 07 Jul 2015 12:42 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Piper Aircraft’s M600 single-engined turboprop will make its show debut later this month at the AirVenture business and general aviation event in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Piper-M600-turboprop-single-to-make-show-debut-at-Oshkosh-414370/
  • Solar Impulse reaches Hawaii on record-setting trans-Pacific journey

    News | 03 Jul 2015 16:11 | Dan Thisdell

    ​The Solar Impulse 2 round-the-world flight project scored its biggest triumph to date with the completion of a multiple record-setting leg from Nagoya to Hawaii – a five-day segment that pushed limits for the aircraft’s solar-only power system, its ground control team and its solo pilot.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Solar-Impulse-reaches-Hawaii-on-record-setting-trans-Pacific-journey-414301/
  • One Aviation introduces the Eclipse Special Edition

    News | 01 Jul 2015 15:57 | Kate Sarsfield

    One Aviation is upgrading its fleet of unsold Total Eclipse very light jets with the same features as its latest model, the EA550, in an attempt to clear the remaining backlog of second-generation Eclipse 500s from its base in Albuquerque, New Mexico.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/One-Aviation-introduces-the-Eclipse-Special-Edition-414222/
  • Discovery sets sights on year-end approval for piston-engined 201

    News | 01 Jul 2015 13:50 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Discovery Aviation is hoping to secure US certification for its model 201 piston twin before the end of the year, when it will begin asking customers to convert their options into firm orders.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Discovery-sets-sights-on-year-end-approval-for-piston-engined-201-414216/
  • Lisa to relocate Akoya flight test base to get unrestricted access to water

    News | 30 Jun 2015 16:36 | Kate Sarsfield

    Lisa Airplanes, developer of the Akoya amphibian, is planning to relocate the flight test campaign for the light sport aircraft, and has narrowed the choice of sites to three.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lisa-to-relocate-Akoya-flight-test-base-to-get-unrestricted-access-to-water-414175/
  • Piper delivers first Archer DX into Europe

    News | 30 Jun 2015 13:59 | Kate Sarsfield

    Piper Aircraft has delivered the first European-owned Archer DX to its dealership for Scandinavia and the Baltic States, European Aircraft Sales.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Piper-delivers-first-Archer-DX-into-Europe-414163/
  • Cirrus reaches 6,000 SR piston single delivery milestone

    News | 30 Jun 2015 12:25 | Kate Sarsfield

    Cirrus Aircraft has delivered its 6,000th SR-series piston single, 16 years after the first member of the four-seat aircraft family – the SR20 – entered service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cirrus-reaches-6000-SR-piston-single-delivery-milestone-414157/
  • Flexjet takes delivery of first G450LXis

    News | 24 Jun 2015 07:35 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​US fractional ownership company Flexjet has taken delivery of its first two Gulfstream G450s from an October 2014 order for up to 50 of the US airframer’s large cabin and ultra long-range business jet family. The deal includes a firm orders for 10 G450s, six G650s and six G500s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flexjet-takes-delivery-of-first-G450LXis-413968/
  • Pilatus adds PC-12 service centre in Chile

    News | 23 Jun 2015 14:41 | Kate Sarsfield

    Pilatus Aircraft has added a 60th PC-12 authorised service centre to its global network. Santiago-based business aviation services provider Aerocardal will maintain and support the single-engined turboprop within Chile and surrounding Latin American countries, where the Swiss airframer has a small but expanding fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pilatus-adds-PC-12-service-centre-in-Chile-413955/
  • ANALYSIS: How TBM brand has created a halo effect for Daher

    News | 18 Jun 2015 07:23 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Since buying the Tarbes-based Socata business from EADS in 2008, Daher might be best known – in the aerospace world at least – as the brand behind the TBM high-speed single-engine turboprop. But the French firm, whose roots go back to cargo shipping in the 19th century, is also an increasingly important manufacturer of aerostructures. It is beginning to take that business transatlantic, beyond its traditional domestic customer base, although Europe remains a driver of growth too.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-TBM-brand-has-created-a-halo-effect-for-Daher-413215/
  • PARIS: Optica returns to Paris in pursuit of buyer

    News | 17 Jun 2015 15:10 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​One of the most iconic general aviation aircraft has returned to Paris for the first time in thirty years with its owner and designer John Edgley.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Optica-returns-to-Paris-in-pursuit-of-buyer-413815/
  • PARIS: Boeing launches BBJ Max 9

    News | 17 Jun 2015 12:03 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Boeing officially launched its BBJ Max 9 at the show, following an order for the 737 Max 9-based VIP airliner from an unnamed European customer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Boeing-launches-BBJ-Max-9-413785/
  • PARIS: VistaJet and Bombardier mark 50 business jet delivery milestone

    News | 17 Jun 2015 11:33 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Bombardier Business Aircraft and VistaJet came together at the show yesterday to mark a key milestone in their 9-year relationship.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-VistaJet-and-Bombardier-mark-50-business-jet-delivery-milestone-413756/
  • PARIS: Piaggio sells eight Avanti Evos to UK charter company Zenith Aviation

    News | 17 Jun 2015 09:01 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Piaggio Aerospace was celebrating at the show this morning the sale of eight Avanti Evos to UK business aviation services provider Zenith Aviation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Piaggio-sells-eight-Avanti-Evos-to-UK-charter-company-Zenith-Aviation-413720/
  • PARIS: Issoire roars in to Paris with Lion and Simba singles

    News | 17 Jun 2015 08:39 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​French aerostructures and aircraft manufacturer Issoire Aviation has returned to Paris with the pride of its piston-single family.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Issoire-roars-in-to-Paris-with-Lion-and-Simba-singles-413770/
  • PARIS: Dassault debuts ultra long-range Falcon 8X

    News | 17 Jun 2015 07:00 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Dassault’s flagship business jet and Paris airshow debutante, the Falcon 8X has wowed Paris’ airshow visitors during its daily flying routine in the skies above Le Bourget.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Dassault-debuts-ultra-long-range-Falcon-8X-413703/
  • PARIS: Piaggio sells Avanti Evo to Malaysia's Rozmey Air

    News | 17 Jun 2015 06:12 | Kate Sarsfield

    Piaggio Aerospace has made its second sale of an Avanti Evo to the Malaysian market in less than three months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Piaggio-sells-Avanti-Evo-to-Malaysias-Rozmey-Air-413732/
  • PARIS: Chinese medevac operator, 999, selects Falcon 2000LX for fixed wing missions

    News | 16 Jun 2015 12:46 | Kate Sarsfield

    Chinese medical evacuation provider, Beijing Red Cross Emergency Medical Center (999) has selected Dassault's Falcon 2000LX for air ambulance operations. When the large cabin business jet and former demonstrator enters service in September, it will be the first fixed-wing aircraft in China equipped to perform air ambulance missions.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Chinese-medevac-operator-999-selects-Falcon-2000LX-for-fixed-wing-missions-413683/
  • PARIS: Gulfstream bullish on European sales prospects

    News | 16 Jun 2015 11:18 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Gulfstream says its decision to return to Paris in 2013 after a break of eight years paid dividends, and now airframer is planning to make the biennial event a permanent fixture on its already packed airshow calendar.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Gulfstream-bullish-on-European-sales-prospects-413654/
  • PARIS: Egypt's Cleopatra Group acquires a Gulfstream G600

    News | 16 Jun 2015 09:48 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Gulfstream has notched up another order for its new G600 large cabin long-range business jet. This time the buyer is Egypt’s Cleopatra Group.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Egypts-Cleopatra-Group-acquires-a-Gulfstream-G600-413647/
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