+VIDEO MD Helicopters has delivered a new MD 600N to its Subang, Malaysia-based sales agent, Sapura Aero. Configured with the company’s upgraded FAA type-certified all-glass cockpit, this MD 600N also features single-patient EMS interior from Air Ambulance Technology (AAT). “I am proud to deliver this exquisite aircraft to our partners at...
Jet Aviation has developed an STC to update soon-to-be obsolete cockpit displays with Honeywell DU-875 LCD units. The partnership with Honeywell provides a trade-in credit for each DU-870 replaced with a DU-875 before 2018. It further permits displays to be replaced one at a time or all at once. “Jet Aviation has completed...
Textron Aviation has secured a fleet order from Babcock Scandinavian Air Ambulance for 11 aircraft, including the first medevac-configured Cessna Citation Latitude midsize jet and 10 Beechcraft King Air 250 turboprops. The aircraft will support Babcock’s contract with Air Ambulance Services of Norway to provide communities across Norway with vital...
+VIDEO CineJet, an Aero L-39 Albatros jet featuring a customised six-axis, gyro-stabilised camera system, and designed for high-speed aerial cinematography has been given its debut at NBAA17 by Helinet Aviation. Developed in partnership with the Patriots Jet Team, CineJet provides optimal jet aircraft performance, excellent manoeuvrability, and unprecedented camera angle...
Garmin continues to make progress with its Head-up Display (GHD 2100) for super-midsize business aircraft, flight testing and heading for certification on the Cessna Citation Longitude in conjunction with the G5000 integrated flight deck. The GHD system incorporates modern optical design within a single display unit, projecting a crisp, clear...
Gulfstream is showing a fully outfitted Gulfstream G600 at this year's NBAA event in Las Vegas. “The G600 cabin, like that of its sister ship, the Gulfstream G500, is the most functional, flexible and comfortable in business aviation,” said Mark Burns, president, Gulfstream. “In the three years since our G600 cabin...
Textron Aviation's Tampa Service Centre has successfully completed the facility's first Garmin G5000 installation for Martin Truex Jr, NASCAR racing driver and 2017 champion. In addition to the Beechjet 400A's G5000 avionics upgrade, Truex had previously installed genuine Hawker winglets and completed a full interior and exterior refurbishment as part...
Asian premier business aviation group Deer Jet has granted its strategic partner, leading flight support and charter solutions provider UAS International Trip Support (UAS), charter management of the world’s first and only VVIP outfitted Boeing 787, the 'Dream Jet'. The jet offers 7-star hospitality services along with the advanced technology that...
New touchscreen G500 TXi, G600 TXi and G700 TXi flight displays, as well as the engine information system (EIS) TXi have been announced by Garmin. Three displays are available, offering optimal flexibility for panel configurations, including a large 10.6-inch display, and two versions of 7-inch displays, in portrait and landscape...
Textron Aviation will be displaying its full range of business aircraft at NBAA 2017, being held in Las Vegas, USA from 10-12 October. At the static display, at Henderson Executive Airport, will be: Cessna Citation Hemisphere (full-scale cabin mockup) Cessna Citation Longitude Cessna Citation Latitude Cessna Citation XLS+ Cessna Citation...
Getting around cities is a hassle but it could be much easier in the future with the self-flying air taxi... and it may not be so far away. The city of Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, has started flight tests of what it calls the the Autonomous Air...
Gulfstream G600
VIDEO Gulfstream's G600 has flown for the first time as a fully outfitted aircraft with a complete interior. The aircraft will serve as a cabin testbed and is the fifth to join the G600 flight-test program since it began last December. The G600 took off from Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport...