First Bombardier Global 7000 private jet undergoing final assembly

First Bombardier Global 7000 private jet undergoing final assembly

Bombardier confirmed that the first examples of its next generation Global 7000 private jet are undergoing final assembly at its… Read More »

AirX’s Airbus A340 luxury charter

AirX's Airbus A340 luxury charter

European Aviation has delivered a former Air Sri Lanka Airbus A340 aircraft to the established Maltese charter airline Air X…. Read More »

Industry Safety in Focus at NBAA’s Annual Convention

Industry Safety in Focus at NBAA's Annual Convention

Washington, DC, Sept. 28, 2016 – Safety continues to be a paramount concern within the business aviation community. Whether you fly a… Read More »

Gulfstream’s G650 is the world’s longest-range business jet

Gulfstream's G650 is the world's longest-range business jet

Even when the workers who build Gulfstream’s G650 business jet are on a break, it is easy to see that… Read More »

US FAA proposes rules that would lift some restrictions for commercial drone flights

US FAA proposes rules that would lift some restrictions for commercial drone flights

The US FAA has proposed rules for commercial drone flights that would lift some restrictions but would still bar activities… Read More »

Business jets will not have to install equipment that would better track aircraft

Business jets will not have to install equipment that would better track aircraft

Business jets should not be subject to an ICAO proposal to require plane makers to install equipment that would better… Read More »

New “Executive Shuttle” VIP interior concepts for Airbus A320s and Boeing 737s

New "Executive Shuttle" VIP interior concepts for Airbus A320s and Boeing 737s

Lufthansa Technik has further increased its product portfolio of VIP cabin concepts for a price-sensitive customer clientele and is now… Read More »

Cessna Citation X+ business jet sets coast-to-coast speed record

Cessna Citation X+ business jet sets coast-to-coast speed record

Cessna Aircraft Company announced on Oct. 20 at the annual National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention & Exhibition that the… Read More »

Gulfstream Aerospace launches two new business jets with 70 orders

Gulfstream Aerospace launches two new business jets with 70 orders

Gulfstream Aerospace has launched two new business jets, the G500 and G600, with orders of up to 70 aircraft from… Read More »

Gulfstream develops new technologies for supersonic jet

Gulfstream develops new technologies for supersonic jet

Gulfstream Aerospace has made further advances toward its goal of developing a “quiet” supersonic business jet. According to new U.S…. Read More »

Boca Raton man arrested after shining laser at aircraft

Boca Raton man arrested after shining laser at aircraft

Palm Beach County Sheriff’s deputies have charged a Boca Raton man with shining a laser at an aircraft and are… Read More »

Air France launches private jet service for its first class passengers

Air France launches private jet service for its first class passengers

Air France has launched a new private jet service for its La Première (first class) premium customers to connect onward… Read More »

NYPD helicopter nearly struck by drone near George Washington bridge

NYPD helicopter nearly struck by drone near George Washington bridge

Two men are accused of nearly striking an NYPD helicopter with a drone they were flying near the George Washington… Read More »

UA FAA and the general aviation community are working together to reduce fatal accidents

UA FAA and the general aviation community are working together to reduce fatal accidents

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the entire general aviation community have been working together for years to reduce fatal… Read More »

NTSB says no preflight control check done before fatal jet crash of Lewis Katz’s Gulfstream G-IV

NTSB says no preflight control check done before fatal jet crash of Lewis Katz’s Gulfstream G-IV

Pilots failed to conduct a preflight control check before a private jet from Delaware crashed and exploded last month on… Read More »

Challenger 350 business jet gets Canadian certification

Challenger 350 business jet gets Canadian certification

Bombardier said its Challenger 350 business jet has received certification from Canada’s transport department, and said it expected certification from the… Read More »

Boeing announces a 777-300ER BBJ order

Boeing announces a 777-300ER BBJ order

Boeing announced an order for a 777-300ER BBJ, the second widebody order this year, further demonstrating Boeing’s dominance in the widebody VIP market. Since… Read More »

Embraer celebrated the delivery of the 500th Phenom

Embraer celebrated the delivery of the 500th Phenom

Embraer Executive Jets celebrated the delivery of the 500th Phenom family jet, a significant achievement only five-and-a-half years after entry… Read More »

Pilots on Katz’s Gulfstream IV jet mentioned control issue before crash

Pilots on Katz’s Gulfstream IV jet mentioned control issue before crash

Pilots on the Gulfstream IV jet carrying sports-franchise mogul Lewis Katz discussed a control issue with the aircraft just before… Read More »

Gulfstream IVs have an excellent safety record

Gulfstream IVs have an excellent safety record

The Gulfstream IV, the type of business jet that crashed Saturday while attempting to take off from Hanscom Field, has… Read More »

Malfunctioning flight-control system likely led to Lewis Katz Gulfstream IV jet crash

Malfunctioning flight-control system likely led to Lewis Katz Gulfstream IV jet crash

A National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) official looks over the wreckage of a Gulfstream IV private jet at Hanscom Airfield… Read More »

Airbus provides insights into billionaire buying habits

Airbus provides insights into billionaire buying habits

With the number of billionaires in the Middle East forecast to grow from some 150 in 2007 to around 220… Read More »