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Midnight is one giant step closer to taking passengers into the sky in the coming years in the US.
FAA issues final airworthiness criteria for Archer's Midnight
May 24, 2024
The final airworthiness criteria provides the solidified path for the company to achieve type certification for the Midnight aircraft, a critical step as Archer continues to ramp up its 'for credit' testing with the FAA.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, its a fish -  Duncan Aviation's PC-12 has the aspect of a Northern Pike.
Duncan commissions one of a kind paint job
May 24, 2024
The artist had done a ton of crazy projects over the years, but nothing like this beautiful interpretation of a Northern Pike for Duncan Aviation's eye-catching company-owned Pilatus PC-12.

Marshall University unveils the H125 that it will use on its aviation training programme.
Marshall University adds rotor-wing component to aviation programme
May 23, 2024
Adding the H125 to its current fleet, as well as a futuristic simulator for rotor-wing training, will allow current and future aviators to pursue a wider range of certifications.
Two G700s have been delivered to Qatar Executive in Doha.
Qatar Executive welcomes world's first Gulfstream G700 to Doha
May 22, 2024
The G700 fleet will enter full commercial service in June, and the operator is already taking advance expressions of interest from clients to charter the aircraft.
The order marks the next phase of the Flight Path partnership between LCI and Airbus Helicopters that addresses long-term capacity and financing requirements.
SMFLH orders latest generation helicopters from Airbus
May 22, 2024
UP to 21 H145, H160 and H175 helicopters will be delivered through to 2028 for a variety of operating segments such as EMS, SAR and offshore energy.
Air New England's Citation Mustang will take passengers on a fishing trip in Nova Scotia or an elite golf outing in Hilton Head.
Air New England introduces Citation Mustang to fleet
May 20, 2024
The VLJ should transform jet travel in and around New Hampshire. As the first in the area to operate a Citation Mustang, Air New England anticipates a good reaction from clients.
The Challenger 300 is based in Denver, Colorado.
Desert Jet welcomes Challenger 300 to growing charter fleet
May 16, 2024
Adding the Challenger 300 to its growing fleet gives Desert Jet customers a super mid-sized option for charter from a base in Denver, Colorado.
The Citation Ascend's avionics, high payload capacity and impressive range offer reduced pilot workload and the ability to do more and go farther.
Citation Ascend programme advances with certification tests and flight testing
May 15, 2024
The prototype aircraft has successfully completed over 350 flight test hours plus rigorous certification tests for extreme hot and cold weather testing, bird strike, braking performance, tyre burst and windows.
Monte will provide leasing and financing options for Regent's Viceroy and Monarch seagliders.
Monte commits $300m to seaglider partnership
May 13, 2024
The $300m deal will provide financing solutions for seagliders. Monte will offer Regent customers operating and finance leases, along with infrastructure financing to facilitate seaglider operations.
The aft lavatory will feature in all cabin formats.
Jekta unveils interiors for PHA-ZE 100 airframe
May 13, 2024
Jekta has created an elegant cabin for airlines flying multiple legs daily, alongside a stylish cabin that adheres to the principles of being environmentally friendly internally and externally.
The annual awards programme recognises excellence among aerospace suppliers.
Garmin recognised as best supplier by Embraer
May 8, 2024
This recognition validates Garmin's achievement in designing and manufacturing flight deck systems while remaining responsive to market needs and preferences.
A rendering of the Lilium Jet with UrbanLink livery flying over Miami.
UrbanLink inks deal with Lilium for 20 eVTOL jets
May 8, 2024
The firm purchase of 20 Lilium Jets makes UrbanLink the first US airline fully committed to integrating eVTOL aircraft into its fleet. It will begin operations with a regional network connecting cities in South Florida.
The FAA has certified the G600 for steep approach to landing.
G600 gains FAA steep approach certification
May 7, 2024
Building on the speed and range performance advantages that G600 customers already experience, steep-approach certification further increases global access.
The Vista America-operated US Global 7500 fleet allows service of requests such as Texas to Alaska, Chicago to Hawaii and Seattle to Anguilla.
Vista tour will showcase newly US-dedicated Global 7500s
May 2, 2024
As Vista celebrates 20 years, this US tour celebrates the strong demand for the long-haul, non-stop capabilities of its Global 7500 fleet in America.
NetJets has been revealed as the previously confidential buyer of 12 Challenger 3500s with a further 232 options.
NetJets puts hand up to bulk Bombardier order
May 2, 2024
It seems the December 2023 firm order for 12 Challenger 3500 aircraft and 232 options was made by NetJets. The deal could be worth up to as much as $6bn to Bombardier.
The Global 8000 is the ‘flagship of a new era’, set to enter service in the second half of 2025 delivering the fastest speed, longest range and the smoothest ride in the industry.
Bombardier unveils bold new brand identity worldwide
April 26, 2024
The new logo is inspired by innovation and heritage, and captures the confidence and spirit of more than 18,000 talented and passionate Bombardier team members.
The first two G700s have been delivered and are now in service with customers.
Gulfstream begins G700 customer deliveries
April 26, 2024
Following successful completion of the most rigorous certification program in company history, and receiving FAA type certification at the end of March, two Gulfstream G700 customers have put theirs in service.
In honour of her 960th ferry flight, legendary ferry pilot Margrit Waltz receives a commemorative plaque and flowers from Nicolas Chabbert, CEO of Daher's Aircraft Division.
Waltz honoured by Daher for 960th ferry flight
April 26, 2024
For her 960th ferry flight, Margrit Waltz flew a TBM 960 from France to the owner in Florida. She was one of the first pilots to ferry a TBM across the Atlantic in 1991 and has since delivered more than 300.
The Racer demonstrator flew for about 30 minutes, allowing the flight test team to check its overall behaviour.
Airbus Helicopters' Racer is off to a flying start
April 25, 2024
This demonstrator will pioneer high speed capabilities and develop the eco-mode system that will contribute to reducing fuel consumption.
The Tecnam P2006T NG is the result of more than 300 improvements to the current P2006T MkII.
Tecnam unveils the P2006T NG
April 19, 2024
There is an additional front door for the co-pilot and external access to the baggage compartment. Windows have been made larger and power is now provided by twin fuel injected Rotax 912 1Sc3 engines.
HeliNY will leverage Eagle Air's fleet of corporate jet aircraft to provide joint offering opportunities for charter clients.
HeliNY to provide private jet charters with Eagle Air
April 19, 2024
The company will combine its helicopter airport transfers with private jet travel through Eagle Air to locations such as Miami, Myrtle Beach, Denver and Chicago.
The Alaska-based operator takes delivery of its third P2012 Traveller.
Kenai acquires third P2012 Traveller
April 15, 2024
Experience having proven that the P2012 Traveller is the right aircraft for its commuter operations and for the Alaska landscape, Kenai has taken delivery of its third unit.
Among the enhancements in the 2024 version are a pilot inactivity detection function for HomeSafe.
Latest TBM 960 version reduces pilot workload
April 12, 2024
Daher's latest TBM 960 version features updates for pilot awareness and lower workload, and bears the current interpretation of the company's Sirocco livery.
The G700 cabin STCs officially approve the interior outfitting of the G700 and its cabin air purification system.
Gulfstream G700 certifications continue apace
April 12, 2024
The FAA has issued production certification for the G700 after an audit of Gulfstream's engineering, supplier, manufacturing and quality systems to ensure the aircraft will be produced in accordance with the FAA's design.
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