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Both the G500 and G600 have flown more than 100,000 flight hours each.
Gulfstream's G500 and G600 each pass 100,000 hours
June 14, 2024
With more than 260 aircraft in service today, the G500 and G600 fleet holds more than 90 city-pair speed records combined.
Is EBACE costing the earth?
June 4, 2024
As EBAA secretary general Holger Krahmer said, EBACE 2024 made clear that business aviation is spearheading a surge of innovation that will drive economic growth and enable a future of net-zero flight.
The Falcon 50EX.
Executive Fliteways adds Falcon 50EX and Gulfstream V
June 14, 2024
The Falcon 50EX suits up to eight passengers for intercontinental travel, while the Gulfstream V offers ultra-long-range capability and superior comfort.
Ice hockey legend Wayne Gretzky becomes brand ambassador for FlyHouse.
FlyHouse welcomes Gretzky as global brand ambassador
June 14, 2024
Widely regarded as the greatest ice hockey player of all time, Wayne Gretzky will collaborate on marketing campaigns, exclusive events and customer engagement programmes with FlyHouse.
Founder and CEO Josh Birmingham.
Premier Private Jets introduces a value-driven fractional programme
June 11, 2024
The company says this is an exceptionally efficient programme for individuals and medium size companies with regular commutes or a need to visit multiple locations on a regular basis.
The certification of FIKI is a crucial part of the overall value proposition of the M700 Fury, as well as a key safety feature for the operator.
M700 Fury achieves FAA FIKI certification
June 11, 2024
The FIKI system comes standard on all M700 Fury aircraft and is an electromechanical expulsion deicing system located on the tail as well as the leading edge of the wing.
The FAA presenting Archer’s airline team and representatives from United Airlines with Archer’s Part 135 certificate.
Archer receives FAA certification to begin operating commercially
June 7, 2024
The OEM already has FAA Part 145 certification from the FAA, so getting Part 135 means it now has the two key operational certificates required to start air taxi operations when Midnight receives its type certification.
Ventura will handle all aspects of aircraft management, including maintenance, crew management and charter operations.
Ventura Air Services adds two to Charter Lease Program
June 5, 2024
The Citation Excel is expected to be conformed to Ventura's charter certificate and operational by 1 July, with the Challenger 605 set to go at the start of August.
The Pittsburgh-based aircraft management company expects to received the Citation XLS Gen2 aircraft in 2025.
PJC purchases Citation XLS Gen2s for charter and fractional
June 3, 2024
The new aircraft will help lower operating costs, increase dispatch reliability and improve PJC’s employee retention programme. It is just the beginning of a more robust long-term plan of fleet growth.
The Hawker 800XP is available for charter and is based at Lunken airport in Cincinnati.
Reynolds Jet selects Hawker 800XP for domestic missions
May 30, 2024
Whether it is maximising a family vacation to a single location or a Fortune 1000 executive with a full day of customer meetings in multiple cities, Reynolds Jet says it has the right aircraft for the trip.
Dan Gold is pleased with how the fleet replacement plan is unfolding.
RiseAir onboards ATR as part of fleet investment
May 30, 2024
Canada provides a stable and exciting environment for RiseAir to expand its fleet of aircraft. The latest addition is an ATR 42-500, which should introduce more passengers in the north to this service.
The aircraft offers a maximum gross weight of 3,680 kg with a useful load of 1,191 kg while maintaining a modern design, a wide and comfortable cabin and 11 seats.
Tecnam receives EASA go ahead for steep STOL
May 29, 2024
The multi mission capability of the aircraft allows operators to exchange STOL configuration from passenger transportation to cargo, combi or air ambulance within minutes, providing healthcare and much more.
Chad Anderson, chief executive officer, Jetcraft.
Pre-owned business jets selling 45 per cent faster since 2019
May 29, 2024
Since 2022 the number of days an aircraft spends on the market has decreased by almost half, thanks in part to demand from younger buyers and tech billionaires.
400 up? That calls for a celebration!
Milestone 400th Latitude rollout reflects midsize dominance
May 29, 2024
Certified in 2015, the Citation Latitude has been the world's most-delivered midsize business jet for eight consecutive years. Customers rate its reliability, versatility and impressive 2,700 nautical mile range.
The VIP interior debuts at EBACE 24.
Leonardo unveils VIP interiors for AW09
May 28, 2024
The premiere at EBACE paves the way for a demo tour of the mock-up across Europe in the summer, including locations such as Paris and London as well as attendance at some key exhibitions through to year-end.
Enhanced G5000 avionics will offer greater performance and improved user experience to pilots in the new Latitude jets beginning in 2025 and the new Longitude jets in 2026.
Textron adds features to Latitude and Longitude avionics
May 28, 2024
The Latitude and Longitude will feature Synthetic Vision Guidance that couples with Synthetic Vision Technology to support approach minima as low as 150ft.
The facility at Signature Aviation TEB East.
Pegasus Elite expands East Coast ops with new facility at Teterboro
May 28, 2024
Since its acquisition by Prima Air at the end of 2022, Pegasus has grown rapidly, adding a new Gulfstream 650ER to its fleet. The fleet includes a Boeing 737, two new G650s, 10 GV and GIVs, and a Global 5000.
PHI’s AW189s configuration will be fully compliant with the IOGP (International Association of Oil & Gas Producers) report 690 guidelines.
PHI adds AW189 super-medium to global fleet
May 28, 2024
The twelve helicopters are comprised of firm orders and options, and include a service centre agreement, MRO agreement and training solutions for the AW139 and AW189 models.
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
Artist Derek DeYoung 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.
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