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Business aviation in France

French Republic is in Europe.
Direction Générale de l'Aviation Civile - www.ecologie.gouv.fr/direction-generale-laviation-civile-dgac

Registered business aircraft:
1,545

Based business air charter operators:
64

Based business aircraft for charter:
356

Business air charter brokers:
47

Most prevalent aircraft types:

1Airbus Helicopters H125/AS350228
2Airbus Helicopters H13593
3Eurocopter AS35584
4Piper twin piston68
5Airbus Helicopters H14566
6Airbus Helicopters H12063
7Pilatus PC-649
8Aerospatiale SE31346
9Airbus Helicopters AS36546
10Bell 206B JetRanger45
11TBM700/850/90045
12Beechcraft Twin Piston41
13Beechcraft King Air 20032
14Airbus Helicopters H13031
15Aerospatiale SA316/8/929
16Falcon 20/20027
17Cessna Caravan27
18Beechcraft King Air 9025
19Beechcraft 190023
20Pilatus PC-1222
21Citation Mustang21
22Falcon 7X17
23Embraer Legacy 600/65016
24Cessna 300 series16
25Diamond Twin Star16
26Beechcraft King Air 30016
27Piper PA-46 Meridian/M-Class15
28Cessna Citation CJ213
29Partenavia P.6813
30Aerospatiale SA315B13
31Airbus ACJ32013
32Embraer ERJ-13512
33Cessna 400 series12
34P180 Avanti12
35Cessna CitationJet/CJ112
36Embraer Phenom 30012
37Falcon 2000 EASy11
38Citation 550/55111
39Agusta A10911
40Airbus Helicopters H215/H225/AS33211
41Falcon 5010
42Embraer Phenom 10010
43Diamond DA6210
44Falcon 900EASy9
45Falcon 10/1009
46Falcon 8X9
47ATR42/728
48Citation 560XL8
49Fairchild Swearingen Metro/Merlin8
50AgustaWestland AW1398
51Hawker 750/800/9008
52Britten Norman BN-2 Islander7
53Global 6000/Express/XRS7
54Sikorsky S-767
55Airbus Helicopters H155B6
56Robinson R666
57Viking DHC-6 ET6
58Citation M26
59Aerospatiale SA341/2 G5
60Challenger 3005
61Airbus Helicopters H1755
62MDH 5005
63Citation Latitude5
64Piper PA-46 Malibu/Mirage5
65Boeing B-7374
66Cessna Citation CJ34
67Falcon 9004
68Bell 4074
69Aerospatiale SA360C4
70HondaJet4
71Piper PA-31T4
72Bell 206L LongRanger4
73Airbus A3104
74Embraer EMB-1203
75Citation 500/5013
76Bell 2123
77Airbus ACJ3303
78Bell 4293
79Tecnam P2006T3
80Commander 500/6802
81Bell 4122
82Learjet 70/752
83Global 50002
84Boeing B-7472
85Jetstream 31/412
86Cessna Citation CJ42
87Global 75002
88Hawker 10002
89Embraer Praetor 6002
90Beechcraft Premier2
91Challenger 800 series1
92Bombardier CRJ2001
93Partenavia AP.68TP1
94Falcon 6X1
95Let 4101
96Bell 505 Jet Ranger X1
97Britten Norman BN2T1
98Pilatus PC-241
99Challenger 6051
100Embraer Legacy 5001
101Quest Kodiak1
102Boeing BBJ11
103CASA C-2121
104Aerospatiale SA330J1
105Fairchild Dornier Envoy 31
106Boeing BBJ31
107Challenger 6041
108Corvette1
109Beechcraft King Air 1001
110Falcon 20001
111Beechjet 4001
112Gulfstream G200/Galaxy1
113Gulfstream G500/G5501

Major business aviation airports:

1Paris (Le Bourget)54  business aviation companies active
2Nice/Cote d'Azur27
3Basel-Mulhouse25
4Cannes (Mandelieu)24
5Marseille/Provence20
6Lyon (Bron)16
7Bordeaux (Merignac)16
8Toulouse (Blagnac)14
9Lyon (Saint Exupery)12
10Annecy (Meythet)12
11Tarbes (Lourdes-Pyrenees)10
12Paris (Toussus-le-Noble)10
13Paris (Charles de Gaulle)10
14Le Castellet International10
15Perpignan (Rivesaltes)9
16Paris (Orly)9
17Chambery (Savoie Mont Blanc)9
18Toulon (Hyeres)7
19Nimes (Garons)7
20Paris (Issy Les Moulineaux)7
21Pau/Pyrenees7
22La Rochelle (Ile de Re)7
23Toulouse (Toulouse Francazal)6
24Nantes (Atlantique)6
25Montpellier (Mediterranee)6
26Lille (Lesquin)6
27Gap (Tallard)6
28Chateauroux (Chateauroux-Deols)6
29Brest (Bretagne)6
30Tours (Val de Loire)5
31Valence (Chabeuil)5
32Strasbourg (Entzheim)5
33Nancy (Essey)5
34St. Tropez (La Mole)5
35Clermont-Ferrand/Auvergne5
36Caen (Carpiquet)5
37Auxerre (Branches)5
38Ajaccio (Campo Dell'Oro)5
39Vannes (Meucon)4
40Troyes (Barberey)4
41Rouen (Vallee de Seine)4
42Rochefort (Charente-Maritime)4
43Limoges (Bellegarde)4
44Le Puy (Loudes)4
45La Roche-sur-Yon (Les Ajoncs)4
46Grenoble (Alpes Isere)4
47Dinard (Pleurtuit-St Malo)4
48Chalon (Champforgeuil)4
49Bastia (Poretta)4
50Avignon (Avignon-Provence)4
51Aix (Les Milles)4
52Le Cannet-des-Maures (Le Luc-Le Cannet)3
53Lorient (Sud Bretagne)3
54Villefranche (Tarare)3
55St Nazaire (Montoir)3
56St Etienne (Boutheon)3
57St Brieuc (Armor)3
58Rodez (Marcillac)3
59Rennes (St Jacques)3
60Reims (Prunay)3
61Perigueux (Bassillac)3
62Orleans (St Denis de L'Hotel)3
63Morlaix (Ploujean)3
64Metz-Nancy/Lorraine3
65Merville (Calonne)3
66Melun (Paris-Villaroche)3
67Le Mans (Arnage)3
68Laval (Entrammes)3
69Dijon3
70Deauville (St Gatien)3
71Colmar (Houssen)3
72Cherbourg (Maupertus)3
73Chalons (Paris-Vatry)3
74Bourges3
75Biarritz Pays Basque3
76Beauvais (Tille)3
77Auch (Lamothe)3
78Annemasse3
79Angouleme (Cognac)3
80Ancenis3
81Courchevel2
82Valenciennes (Charles Nungesser)2
83Saumur (St Florent)2
84Sarlat (Domme)2
85Quimper (Pluguffan)2
86Paris (Pontoise Cormeilles-en-Vexin)2
87Poitiers (Biard)2
88Pamiers (Les Pujols)2
89Nevers (Fourchambault)2
90Muret (L'Herm)2
91Montlucon-Gueret2
92Montbeliard (Courcelles)2
93Macon-Charnay2
94Le Touquet (Paris-Plage)2
95Le Havre (Octeville)2
96Lannion2
97La Baule-Escoublac2
98Ile D'Yeu (Le Grand Phare)2
99Haguenau2
100Grenoble (Le Versoud)2
101Gray (Saint Adrien)2
102Graulhet (Montdragon)2
103Figari (Sud Corse)2
104Etampes (Mondesir)2
105Epinal (Mirecourt)2
106Dole (Tavaux)2
107Charleville-Mezieres2
108Castres-Mazamet2
109Carcassone (Salvaza)2
110Calvi (Sainte Catherine)2
111Calais-Marck2
112Cahors (Lalbenque)2
113Brive (La Roche)2
114Blois (Le Breuil)2
115Beziers (Cap d'Agde)2
116Besancon (La Veze)2
117Bergerac (Roumaniere)2
118Autun (Bellevue)2
119Aurillac2
120Arcachon (Villemarie)2
121Angers (Marce)2
122Albi (Le Sequestre)2
123Albert-Picardie2
124Agen (La Garenne)2
125Lille/Marq-en-Baroeul1
126Orel Airfield/Private Airfield1
127Issoire/Le Broc1
128Ramonchamp1
129Montelimar Ancone Airport1
130Megeve1
131Cerny (La Ferte-Alais)1
132Reims (Champagne)1
133Dijon (Darois)1
134Villeneuve-sur-Lot1
135Vichy (Charmeil)1
136Vesoul (Frotey)1
137Verdun (Le Rozelier)1
138Ussel (Thalamy)1
139St Yan1
140St Girons (Antichan)1
141St Flour (Coltines)1
142St Die (Remomeix)1
143Soulac sur Mer1
144Solenzara1
145Semur en Auxois1
146Sedan (Douzy)1
147Saulieu (Liernais)1
148Sarrebourg (Buhl)1
149Royan (Medis)1
150Roanne (Renaison)1
151Redon (Bains sur Oust)1
152Quiberon1
153Propriano1
154Pontivy1
155Pontarlier1
156Persan-Beaumont1
157Peronne-St Quentin1
158Oyonnax (Arbent)1
159Ouessant1
160Nogaro1
161Niort (Marais Poitevin)1
162Nangis (Les Loges)1
163Mulhouse (Habsheim)1
164Moulins (Montbeugny)1
165Mortagne au Perche1
166Montpellier (Candillargues)1
167Montceau les Mines (Pouilloux)1
168Montauban1
169Mont Dauphin (Saint Crepin)1
170Mimizan1
171Millau (Larzac)1
172Mende (Brenoux)1
173Mauleon1
174Maubeuge (Elesmes)1
175Marmande (Virazeil)1
176Luneville (Croismare)1
177Lognes (Emerainville)1
178Libourne (Artigues-de-Lussac)1
179Lezignan-Corbieres1
180Les Sables D'Olonne (Talmont)1
181Le Plessis-Belleville1
182Le Blanc1
183Lapalisse (Perigny)1
184L'Aigle (Saint Michel)1
185Joigny1
186Guiscriff (Scaer)1
187Gueret (Saint Laurent)1
188Granville1
189Montayral (Fumel Aerodrome)1
190Fontenay-Tresigny1
191Flers (Saint Paul)1
192Figeac (Livernon)1
193Egletons1
194Dieppe (St Aubin)1
195Coulommiers (Voisins)1
196Cosne Sur Loire1
197Corte1
198Cholet (Le Pontreau)1
199Chatellerault (Targe)1
200Chartres (Champhol)1
201Castelsarrasin (Moissac)1
202Castelnaudary (Villeneuve)1
203Cassagnes-Begonhes1
204Carpentras (Ventoux)1
205Brienne (Le Chateau)1
206Bourg (Ceyzeriat)1
207Bordeaux (Leognan-Saucats)1
208Biscarrosse (Parentis)1
209Beaune (Challanges)1
210Barcelonnette Saint-Pons1
211Bagnoles De L'Orne (Couterne)1
212Aubigny-Sur-Nere1
213Aubenas (Vals-Lanas)1
214Amiens (Glisy)1
215Ambert (Le Poyet)1
216Ales (Deaux)1
217Alencon (Valframbert)1
218Abbeville1
219Aire-Sur-L'Adour1
220Toulouse (Lasbordes)0

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