All General aviation articles – Page 12

  • News

    Guardian Jet bullish as it rolls out latest asset management tool

    2019-05-21T13:21:57Z

    The two brothers behind business aircraft brokerage and consulting firm Guardian Jet are feeling bullish about the market as they roll out a third iteration of their Vault software tool, which they say enables users to more easily find aircraft to buy and track the value of their own assets.

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    Vision Jets return to service after grounding

    2019-05-21T13:19:53Z

    Cirrus Aircraft has returned to EBACE with the Vision Jet to announce that the issue with aircraft's angle of attack sensor that forced its grounding by the US Federal Aviation Administration in April is now resolved and the fleet has returned to service.

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    Satcom Direct warns of growing cybersecurity threat to business aviation

    2019-05-21T12:24:12Z

    More than three-quarters of the business aircraft protected by Satcom Direct's cybersecurity solution have been targeted by cyber criminals and attacks are on the increase, underscoring the growing importance of investing in preventative measures.

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    Comlux Completions outfits and delivers first VVIP widebody

    2019-05-21T12:11:29Z

    Comlux Completion has delivered its first VIP widebody project with the handover of an Airbus ACJ330 to a private owner.

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    New Vertis app brings business jet travel to the masses

    2019-05-21T11:01:42Z

    Swiss business jet charter firm Vertis Aviation aims to "democratise" private air travel by offering fares comparable to those charged by commercial airlines for premium-class tickets, through the launch of a new booking app that enables people to book individual seats.

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    Bombardier pays tribute to Niki Lauda

    2019-05-21T08:55:40Z

    The industry is today mourning one of business aviation's highest-profile ambassadors, Niki Lauda, whose death at the age of 70 was announced early this morning.

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    Gogo partners with ForeFlight on aircraft GPS app

    2019-05-21T07:39:32Z

    ​In-flight connectivity provider Gogo Business Aviation has teamed up with ForeFlight to deliver GPS aircraft location information throughout the cockpit and cabin, without the need to install additional onboard hardware.

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    Honda Aircraft plots fleet expansion in Japan

    2019-05-21T07:38:35Z

    Honda Aircraft is seeking to raise the profile of business aviation in Japan and boost its fleet of HondaJets in the region by making the light business jet accessible to a broader audience.

  • News

    VIDEO: All the news from day 1 of EBACE 2019

    2019-05-20T21:00:00Z

    FlightGlobal's Murdo Morrison talks us through the news highlights and must-see photos from day 1 of EBACE 2019.

  • Analysis

    ANALYSIS: Business aircraft in the works

    2019-05-20T15:16:13Z

    As recovery gathers pace across the business aircraft industry, manufacturers are working hard to bring a range of new and revamped models to market, aiming to stimulate customer demand and bolster their orderbooks. We review the state of play for the key programmes that are set to arrive on the ...

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    Honda poised to break ground on new wing assembly plant

    2019-05-20T14:57:00Z

    A year after it unveiled the latest version of its HondaJet, called the Elite, Honda Aircraft has returned to EBACE to announce that it is poised to expand the footprint of its headquarters in Greensboro, North Carolina, in expectation of rising sales for its light business jet.

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    Embraer Praetor 600 secures European and US certification

    2019-05-20T14:53:52Z

    Embraer announced at the show this morning that the Praetor 600 has secured European and US certification. The airframer is now preparing to deliver the first example late in the second quarter to a US owner.

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    Pilatus re-opens PC-24 orderbook

    2019-05-20T11:33:00Z

    ​Pilatus has re-opened the orderbook for the PC-24 business jet, five years after the initial batch of 84 aircraft sold out within 36h. The superlight business jet has also secured European and US steep-approach certification, allowing owners and operators of the Williams International FJ44-4A-powered aircraft to perform landings under ...

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    K5 picks Gogo 2Ku solution for ACJ319neo

    2019-05-20T10:14:37Z

    Gogo Business Aviation's 2Ku satellite-based in-flight connectivity solution will be installed on an Airbus ACJ319neo for the first time this summer.

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    Cirrus Aircraft to open new service facility in Texas

    2019-05-20T08:57:18Z

    Cirrus Aircraft is poised to open a new service centre at McKinney National airport in Texas, as it prepares to ramp up production of its Vision Jet single-engined business aircraft.

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    Valcora gives customers the chance to help save the world

    2019-05-20T08:52:52Z

    Swiss aviation fuel supplier Valcora is offering business jet operators the chance to help save endangered species and contribute to reforestation efforts through a new wildlife conservation initiative announced at the show.

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    Pegasus One lands at EBACE

    2019-05-20T08:49:59Z

    Pegasus Universal Aerospace has arrived at EBACE to formally launch its vertical take-off and landing business jet (VBJ), known as the Pegasus One.

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    EASA awards certification to TBM 940

    2019-05-20T08:43:35Z

    Daher has secured European certification for the TBM 940, with the paperwork from the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) formally handed over to the French airframer at the show this morning.

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    Fixed-wing general aviation shipments jumped in Q1

    2019-05-18T09:51:37Z

    Shipments of fixed-wing general aviation aircraft surged in the first quarter of 2019, continuing a period of healthy growth despite a sag in deliveries of rotorcraft.

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    Investigators probe fatal DA62 crash in Dubai

    2019-05-17T13:19:46Z

    An investigation has been launched into the fatal crash on 16 May of a Diamond DA62 in Dubai.