Dassault Falcon 900LX
Dassault's Falcon 900 is its oldest current production aircraft with more than 500 aircraft delivered since the three-engined jet had its first flight back in 1984. It was a development of the Falcon 50, itself derived from the original Falcon 20, and a popular choice for business aviation operators. But...
Pilatus gave its PC-24 twin-engine business jet its US public debut when it flew prototype number 2 to NBAA on Wednesday, 2 November. The second PC-24 prototype 'P02' interrupted its test flight program to join the latest PC-12 NG on display at the Pilatus stand. It has been seen at...
Cessna Aircraft is showing a full-scale Citation Hemisphere cabin this week at NBAA 2016. The company also announced that the large-cabin business jet will be powered by Safran's latest-generation Silvercrest engine, operated with Honeywell Aeropsace's advanced Primus Epic cockpit technologies and integrated with full fly-by-wire flight control system incorporating...
Gulfstream Aerospace is showing an all-new interior for the Gulfstream G500, revealing a wide-cabin space. The unveiling took place at the National Business Aviation Association’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA- BACE), where Gulfstream is showing off the first G500 outfitted production aircraft. “The G500 interior was designed in close...
Cirrus Aircraft has received FAA type certification for its Vision SF50 single-engine personal jet, paving the way for initial customer deliveries later this year. “What an amazing and impactful day for Cirrus Aircraft and the entire aviation and aerospace industry,” said Cirrus Aircraft co-founder and CEO Dale Klapmeier, speaking on...
Embraer's Head-Up Display and Enhanced Vision System for the Legacy 450 and Legacy 500 have been awarded certification by Brazil’s civil aviation authority (ANAC – Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil), the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration), and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). The Company has combined these two systems into...
Dassault Aviation’s FalconEye Combined Vision System has been certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) for use on the Falcon 2000S and LXS twinjet aircraft. FalconEye will also be certified soon on the new Falcon 8X ultra-long range trijet. FalconEye is the first...
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Cessna has made the first flight of its new Citation jet, the Longitude super mid-size jet. “Today’s successful first flight of the Citation Longitude was performed exactly as we anticipated,” said Scott Ernest, president and CEO, Textron Aviation. “Our product development process is second to none and allowed us to move...
Dassault Aviation’s new flagship, the 6,450 nm Falcon 8X, has been certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) preparing the way for service introduction of the big new trijet. “We’ve broken new ground with the 8X,” said Eric Trappier, Dassault Aviation Chairman...
Gulfstream G500
Gulfstream is really going for it with flight testing of its new G500 business jet. The US company has just announced that a fourth test aircraft, T4, has completed its first flight and officially joined the G500 flight test programme. The G500 took off from Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport test...
Cessna Citation Latitude
Cessna's Citation Latitude midsize business jet has received certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) with deliveries underway in the region. "We are thrilled to offer the Citation Latitude to our European customers," said Kriya Shortt, senior vice president, Sales and Marketing. "This aircraft is ideally suited for this...
Honda Aircraft Company has begun deliveries of the HondaJet. The first delivery was made to an undisclosed customer. It follows final type certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), which the aircraft received on 8 December. “We are very excited to commence deliveries of the HondaJet, fulfilling Honda’s commitment to...