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  • Jet-Edge-Hangar
    News

    Jet Edge expands with JetSelect acquisition

    2020-01-15T20:35:00Z

    Jet Edge International has snapped up JetSelect Aviation to become one of the largest business aircraft charter and management companies in the USA, with a fleet of 85 aircraft.

  • Falcon 6X cr Dassault (2)
    News

    Falcon shipments dip in ‘difficult market’

    2020-01-10T16:40:00Z

    Deliveries of Falcon business jets dipped to 40 units in 2019, compared with 41 the previous year, with Dassault saying output for the period was five aircraft short of its 2019 guidance because of what it describes as “a difficult market”.

  • Aerion AS2
    News

    Aerion selects more suppliers for in-development supersonic business jet AS2

    2019-12-24T20:39:00Z

    Supersonic business jet developer Aerion Supersonic has selected several more suppliers of components for its in-development AS2 jet, which the company hopes will conduct first flight in 2024.

  • First Praetor 500 delivery, to Flexjet
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    Embraer delivers first Praetor 500, to Flexjet

    2019-12-23T21:24:00Z

    Embraer has delivered the first Praetor 500 midsize jet, handing over the aircraft to fractional business jet ownership company Flexjet.

  • BA_20191223_Bombardier Celebrates Delivery of First Global 6500 Aircraft
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    Bombardier G5500 and 6500 gain FAA certification

    2019-12-23T17:48:00Z

    Bombardier says that its Global 5500 and 6500 have received FAA certification, completing its approval requirements in three of the world’s major jurisdictions and allowing it to begin delivery of the aircraft to customers.

  • pHENOM 100e
    News

    Phenom 100 gets approval for Garmin G1000 NXi upgrade

    2019-12-19T16:15:00Z

    Garmin has secured US certification for the next-generation G1000 NXi integrated flightdeck on the Embraer Phenom 100, and says its will perform the first upgrades on the entry-level business jet “very soon”.

  • Wheels Up_King Air 350i (4)
    News

    Wheels Up combines with Delta Private Jets

    2019-12-17T20:13:00Z

    US charter companies Wheels Up and Delta Private Jets (DPJ) have combined to create one the largest business aircraft operations in the USA with a fleet of 190 jets and turboprops. The deal announced in December and scheduled to close in the first quarter of 2020, will see DPJ ...

  • Tecnam P2012
    News

    Tecnam delivers P2012 Traveller to Zil Air

    2019-12-03T17:01:00Z

    Italian airframer Tecnam has delivered the first P2012 Traveller to Seychelles-based charter company Zil Air, from a 2018 order for up to three of the high-wing piston-twins.

  • cHALLENGER 350 refuelling
    News

    Bombardier expands sustainable aviation fuel offering

    2019-12-03T13:10:00Z

    Bombardier is stepping up its commitment to helping reduce the carbon footprint of business aviation, with its headquarters in Montreal becoming the first facility outside the USA to take delivery of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF).

  • Ameco A319CJ 1
    News

    Ameco unveils A319CJ cabin mock-up

    2019-12-02T05:20:00Z

    Chinese MRO firm Ameco has unveiled a full-scale cabin interior mock-up of the Airbus A319 corporate jet, its first for the variant.

  • kING aIR 200
    News

    Hartzell and Raisbeck secure STC for King Air 200 propeller

    2019-11-27T10:51:00Z

    Hartzell Propeller and Raisbeck Engineering have secured US supplemental type certification (STC) for a five-blade, composite swept propeller on the Beechcraft King Air 200 series, and are preparing the first twin-engined turboprop for modification and redelivery in December.

  • g500
    News

    Gulfstream delivers first Europe-based G500

    2019-11-26T15:49:00Z

    Gulfstream has delivered the first Europe-based G500, with the unnamed charter operator receiving the superwide-cabin aircraft in late October, shortly after the type secured European certification.

  • Jetfly pc-12
    News

    Pilatus delivers 1,700th PC-12 to Jetfly

    2019-11-26T13:54:00Z

    Pilatus has delivered its 1,700th PC-12, around 25 years after the first example of the single-engined turboprop entered service.

  • King air 350 mod
    News

    Beechcraft King Air 350 gets nose modification

    2019-11-25T14:14:00Z

    The Beechcraft King Air 350 twin-engined turboprop family is now available with a nose modification that adds an extra 0.34cb m (12cb ft) of volume, for up to 113kg (250lb) of additional payload.

  • JCAB Longitude
    News

    JCAB acquires Citation Longitude for flight inspection missions

    2019-11-25T12:41:00Z

    Textron Aviation has sold a Cessna Citation Longitude to the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB). Scheduled for delivery in 2021, the super-midsize business jet will be configured for flight inspection and calibration missions, joining the JCAB’s fleet of five CJ4’s light twins in service.

  • Dominique Leroux
    Interview

    INTERVIEW. Bringing intelligent pricing to the travel industry

    2019-11-21T14:28:00Z

    Dominique Leroux is vice-president of marketing at advanced airfare analytics company, Infare which uses large data sets to help airlines, airports and travel agents optimise their revenue management

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    Analysis

    Business jet shipments strongest for a decade

    2019-11-20T18:03:00Z

    Business jet output for the first nine months of 2019 reached its highest level for a decade, due to the introduction and production ramp-up of a slew of new and long-awaited aircraft models, and renewed confidence in the market from its customer base.

  • News

    Switzerland's Smartflyer seeks funding for hybrid-electric SFX1

    2019-11-19T10:47:00Z

    Swiss start-up Smartflyer is making its air show debut in Dubai, where it is seeking to attract investment its SFX1 hybrid-electric aircraft programme.

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    Shenzhen Sunwin makes its international debut with UAV duo

    2019-11-18T11:39:00Z

    Chinese Technology company Shenzhen Sunwin is making its international debut at the show, where it hopes to raise awareness among exhibitors and visitors of its Eagle family of unmanned air vehicles. Sunwin is also hoping to attract potential partners and distributors who can help to promote its line-up, which includes ...

  • jet aviation
    News

    Jet Aviation partners with University of South Wales

    2019-11-17T14:02:00Z

    Jet Aviation and the University of South Wales have joined forces to help support the development of aspiring aviation professionals based at their Dubai locations.