Business Aviation

News and issues relating to business, corporate and private aviation, primarily regarding turbine-engine-powered airplanes and helicopters. Subjects include aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

June 22, 2017, 11:33 AM

Fourth Test Gulfstream G600 Takes Flight

G600 departed Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport on a 1 hour 18 minute flight, during which it climbed to 51,000 feet and reached Mach 0.925.

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Jun 27, 2017 - 12:55 PM
ADS-B OUT avionics will be required by Jan. 1, 2020 for all aircraft flying in U.S. airspace.
Jun 27, 2017 - 12:17 PM
Ground school option shortens the amount of time customers are required to be at TRU's training facility.
Jun 27, 2017 - 11:33 AM
Lawmakers in House and Senate have introduced measures to exempt aircraft management fees from the commercial passenger ticket tax.
Global Express XRS in flight
Jun 27, 2017 - 11:13 AM
Models in the study included the Cessna Citation Mustang, CJ2 and Excel; Bombardier Learjet 45 and Global XRS; and Gulfstream G550.
Jun 27, 2017 - 10:29 AM
The private jet company’s fleet now includes 101 aircraft ranging from helicopters, turboprops and light, midsize, super midsize and heavy jets.
Jun 27, 2017 - 9:43 AM
NBAA called the Supreme Court decision a "resounding victory for public-use airports nationwide."
Jun 26, 2017 - 3:24 PM
Other board leaders include Jeff Ross, Scott Owens and Guy Hill.
Jun 26, 2017 - 12:30 PM
Blade Ultra is available on a charter, crowdsourced and scheduled basis, and can be booked directly on via Blade's app or website.
Jun 26, 2017 - 12:05 PM
The decision against a review of the case was highly anticipated, since the Supreme Court rarely accepts tax cases.
Jun 26, 2017 - 11:41 AM
Initial operations involves flights between London Luton and Ibiza and Cannes.