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Sales Of Used Business Jets And Business Turboprops Down


The number of used business jets and business turboprops sold globally fell in May, when compared to the same time a year ago, according to JetNet. The total number of used business jets sold in North America in May totaled 170, down from 183 in May 2014. That's still up from May 2013, however, when 149 used business jets were sold. While the number of light and medium-size jets sold fell in May, the number of heavy jets sold rose to 55 from 48 in May 2014. read more Read more here:: Sales Of Used Business Jets And Business Turboprops Down… Read more ...

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Gulfstream G150


Swan song for the smallest Gulfstream The G150 is one of the fastest and most cost-effective mid-light business aircraft that is capable of flying non-stop between most coastal cities in the U.S. read more Read more here:: Gulfstream G150… Read more ...

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New East Coast Member Only Flights


It's worked on the Pacific coast, so why not on the Atlantic coast as well? That's the thinking of the team that founded Surf Air, the growing commercial operation that provides scheduled PC-12 service among various California business aviation airports to its members. read more Read more here:: New East Coast Member Only Flights… Read more ...

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MAC Air Breaks Ground For New FBO


Portland, Maine-based MAC Air Group broke ground at Portland International Jetport for a new 43,000- sq.-ft., full-service operation. read more Read more here:: MAC Air Breaks Ground For New FBO… Read more ...

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FreeFlight ADS-B Gains FAA STC


Texas-based FreeFlight Systems has received FAA Supplemental Type Certificate and Approved Model List certification for its ADS-B systems,which are ready for shipping and installation. The systems are approved for installation in more than 400 light general-aviation aircraft. The RANGR Lite systems are available as an ADS-B Out only system for $1,995, and as an ADS-B In/Out system for $3,695. The price includes built-in WAAS/GPS, ADS-B and GPS antennas, an install kit, control head and/or Wi-Fi module if needed. read more Read more here:: FreeFlight ADS-B Gains FAA STC… Read more ...

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Fast Five: Michael J. Silvestro


CEO, Flexjet and Flight Options A marketing graduate from the University of Notre Dame read more Read more here:: Fast Five: Michael J. Silvestro… Read more ...

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Embraer Predicts Jet Deliveries For The Next 20 Years


In its recent market outlook, Embraer predicts deliveries of 6,350 jets in the 70-to-130 seat category over the next 20 years. read more Read more here:: Embraer Predicts Jet Deliveries For The Next 20 Years… Read more ...

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EVS Gulfstream


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Colombia Types Challenger 300, 350


Bombardier Aerospace has received type certification for the Challenger 300 and Challenger 350 business jets from the Unidad Administrativa Especial de Aviacon Civil (UAEAC) of Colombia, the country's Civil Aviation Authority, the company said. The Challenger portfolio is gaining strong momentum in Latin America, company officials said. And Colombia is a growing market in the region. read more Read more here:: Colombia Types Challenger 300, 350… Read more ...

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Boeing Business Jets Launches BBJ MAX 9


Boeing Business Jets has launched its BBJ MAX 9 large cabin, ultra-long-range business aircraft with an order from an undisclosed European customer. It's the fifth firm order for a Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) MAX aircraft. Boeing has previously booked four orders for the BBJ MAX 8 model. The first order was announced in 2014. “We are thrilled to announce that the BBJ MAX 9 program is officially launched with our first BBJ MAX 9 order,” Boeing Business Jets President David Longridge said. read more Read more here:: Boeing Business Jets Launches BBJ MAX 9… Read more ...

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Thales Introduces New Head Mount Display For Business Aircraft


Thales is taking the helmet out of the helmet-mounted display and bringing Top Gun technology to the business jet world. Less than three years after acquiring an innovative line of helmet-mounted displays (HMD) from U.S. helmet-maker Gentex, Thales is offering the same technology for applications ranging from civil helicopters and business jets to the Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor stealth fighter, including an a entirely new head-worn display called TopMax. The basic Scorpion combat HMD is already flying on U.S. read more Read more here:: Thales Introduces New Head Mount Display For Business Aircraft… Read more ...

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New East Coast Member Only Flights


It's worked on the Pacific coast, so why not on the Atlantic coast as well? That's the thinking of the team that founded Surf Air, the growing commercial operation that provides scheduled PC-12 service among various California business aviation airports to its members. read more Read more here:: New East Coast Member Only Flights… Read more ...

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MAC Air Breaks Ground For New FBO


Portland, Maine-based MAC Air Group broke ground at Portland International Jetport for a new 43,000- sq.-ft., full-service operation. read more Read more here:: MAC Air Breaks Ground For New FBO… Read more ...

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FreeFlight ADS-B Gains FAA STC


Texas-based FreeFlight Systems has received FAA Supplemental Type Certificate and Approved Model List certification for its ADS-B systems,which are ready for shipping and installation. The systems are approved for installation in more than 400 light general-aviation aircraft. The RANGR Lite systems are available as an ADS-B Out only system for $1,995, and as an ADS-B In/Out system for $3,695. The price includes built-in WAAS/GPS, ADS-B and GPS antennas, an install kit, control head and/or Wi-Fi module if needed. read more Read more here:: FreeFlight ADS-B Gains FAA STC… Read more ...

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Embraer Predicts Jet Deliveries For The Next 20 Years


In its recent market outlook, Embraer predicts deliveries of 6,350 jets in the 70-to-130 seat category over the next 20 years. read more Read more here:: Embraer Predicts Jet Deliveries For The Next 20 Years… Read more ...

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Colombia Types Challenger 300, 350


Bombardier Aerospace has received type certification for the Challenger 300 and Challenger 350 business jets from the Unidad Administrativa Especial de Aviacon Civil (UAEAC) of Colombia, the country's Civil Aviation Authority, the company said. The Challenger portfolio is gaining strong momentum in Latin America, company officials said. And Colombia is a growing market in the region. read more Read more here:: Colombia Types Challenger 300, 350… Read more ...

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Boeing Business Jets Launches BBJ MAX 9


Boeing Business Jets has launched its BBJ MAX 9 large cabin, ultra-long-range business aircraft with an order from an undisclosed European customer. It's the fifth firm order for a Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) MAX aircraft. Boeing has previously booked four orders for the BBJ MAX 8 model. The first order was announced in 2014. “We are thrilled to announce that the BBJ MAX 9 program is officially launched with our first BBJ MAX 9 order,” Boeing Business Jets President David Longridge said. read more Read more here:: Boeing Business Jets Launches BBJ MAX 9… Read more ...

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Spare Parts For Meyers/Aero Commander 200


If you happen to operate a Meyers/Aero Commander 200 — unlikely, since fewer than 130 were built during its production run from 1959 to 1967 — there's been an encouraging development. GlobalParts.aero, an Augusta, Kansas, parts manufacturer, has acquired the type certificate for the four-place single piston aircraft from its owner in Texas and plans to support the fleet with spare parts. “This opportunity came out of nowhere,” GlobalParts Vice President Malissa Nesmith said. read more Read more here:: Spare Parts For Meyers/Aero Commander 200… Read more ...

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Rockwell Collins Adds Updates to ARINCDirect


Rockwell Collins has announced a series of updates to its ARINCDirect Flight Operations System, including the ability to integrate with new tools and the launch of a new vendor alliance charter management program. The FOS release features a more intuitive, mobile-friendly, touchscreen user interface for tablets and smartphones. It also provides access to flight-risk assessment and fatigue-risk-management tools through the Pulsar Infomatics Aviation Fatigue Meter suite and the SAFE tool developed by Fatigue Risk Management Science Limited. read more Read more here:: Rockwell Collins Adds Updates to ARINCDirect… Read more ...

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New Law Eases Aircraft Noise In East Hampton, New York


A recent court decision in the battle over aircraft noise in East Hampton, New York, left neither side particularly happy. In late June, Judge Joanne Seybert of U.S. District Court in Central Islip issued an injunction a town law limiting summer takeoffs and landings at East Hampton Airport to one a week. read more Read more here:: New Law Eases Aircraft Noise In East Hampton, New York… Read more ...

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