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Southwest Airlines to end service to three cities today

Southwest Airlines to end service to three cities today | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
The Dallas carrier, citing insufficient demand, is to operate its last flights from Jackson, Miss.; Branson, Mo.; and Key West, Fla.
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Passenger pilot dodges drone

Passenger pilot dodges drone | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
A PASSENGER plane has narrowly missed colliding with a drone, as authorities note a rise in ­incidents involving unmanned aircraft. (Passenger pilot dodges drone...
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Business aviation picks up, but jet surplus persists - The Punch

Business aviation picks up, but jet surplus persists - The Punch | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Business aircraft are taking to the skies again as many economies around the world improve, but a surplus of jets delivered just before the recession means the equivalent of 2,750 jets remain parked in hangars.
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Jet Aviation Basel and AJW Aviation partner to develop global ...

Jet Aviation Basel and AJW Aviation partner to develop global ... | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Jet Aviation Basel and AJW Aviation recently signed an agreement to cooperate in developing component support and AOG programs for mutual Airbus ACJ and Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) customers — wherever they fly ...
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Business jet opportunities remain in Eastern Europe despite conflict - Corporate Jet Investor

Business jet opportunities remain in Eastern Europe despite conflict - Corporate Jet Investor | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Corporate Jet Investor Business jet opportunities remain in Eastern Europe despite conflict Corporate Jet Investor The current conflicts in Eastern Europe may be causing concerns for some economists and financiers, but the business jet brokers at...
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Aerion makes design changes in supersonic business jet | Wichita ...

Aerion makes design changes in supersonic business jet | Wichita ... | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Aerion has revamped the design of its supersonic business jet to a larger-cabin, three-engine model that can fly farther, a redesign made to meet changes in the market, company officials say.
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PC-24 Orders Highlight Successful EBACE - AVweb flash Article

Although the light jet segment continues to struggle, a newcomer to the market has an order book filled for more than three years. Pilatus took 84 orders for its PC-24 at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE), which makes the next available slot in 2020, and the aircraft hasn t flown yet.
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Industry Will Chart Path For Flight Data Tracking Implementation | Commercial Aviation content from Aviation Week

Industry Will Chart Path For Flight Data Tracking Implementation | Commercial Aviation content from Aviation Week | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
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Cessna Citation Latitude Receives TIA, First Production Aircraft Joins Test Fleet

Cessna Citation Latitude Receives TIA, First Production Aircraft Joins Test Fleet | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Cessna Aircraft received an FAA Type Inspection Authorization (TIA) certificate for the Citation Latitude, the Wichita-based aircraft manufacturer announced this week at EBACE. The TIA allows Cessna to begin accumulating flight hours that will apply toward certification.
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Piaggio Launches New-look Avanti EVO

Piaggio Launches New-look Avanti EVO | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Yesterday at EBACE Piaggio Aero (Booth 6134) launched the Avanti EVO, a new business version of the twin-turboprop P.180 Avanti that promises additional performance, greater passenger comfort and enhanced safety features. Fitted with Piaggio-designed winglets, redesigned engine nacelles, a reshaped front wing (canards) and five-bladed scimitar propellers, the Avanti EVO is more eye-catching than ever. However, the aerodynamic refinements have been undertaken to provide significant performance benefits.
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Pilatus Welcomes Flood of PC-24 Orders On First Day of EBACE

Pilatus Welcomes Flood of PC-24 Orders On First Day of EBACE | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
As scheduled, Pilatus Aircraft opened the orderbook for the PC-24 twinjet yesterday at EBACE 2014 and all day long at the Pilatus booth chairman Oscar Schwenk and CEO Markus Bucher signed contracts with avid buyers. The first contract was inked by Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia, with an order for four PC-24s. U.S. fractional-share PC-12 operator PlaneSense placed an order for six PC-24s, and other buyers included Falcon Aviation Services of the UAE, with two; Luxembourg-based Jetfly, four; U-Haul International in the U.S., two; and many others.
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Bombardier Sees Strong Start For Global 7000/8000 - Aviation Week

Bombardier Sees Strong Start For Global 7000/8000 - Aviation Week | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
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The $75 million, 7,300-nm-range Global 7000, slated to enter service in 2016, has a cabin that's 11.3 ft.
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Gulfstream introduces the new G650ER – the world's longest range business jet - Gizmag

Gulfstream introduces the new G650ER – the world's longest range business jet - Gizmag | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
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ln a further enhancement to its largest and fastest business jet, the G650, Gulfstream Aerospace has just announced the new G650ER.
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Inside Airbus's ingenious new corporate jet

Inside Airbus's ingenious new corporate jet | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Pre-designed interiors bring a touch of cost effectiveness to executive opulence.
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Business aviation picks up, but jet surplus persists - Reuters

Business aviation picks up, but jet surplus persists - Reuters | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Business aviation picks up, but jet surplus persists Reuters In the United States, which is by far the largest business-aircraft market, business jet flights rose about 3.4 percent in the 12 months through March, according to the FAA's tracking of...
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Older business jet values continue to fall, says IBA - Corporate Jet Investor

Older business jet values continue to fall, says IBA - Corporate Jet Investor | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Corporate Jet Investor Older business jet values continue to fall, says IBA Corporate Jet Investor The International Bureau of Aviation (IBA) announced at EBACE that it will re-examine its financial numbers for the global business jet fleet, as new...
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Business aviation picks up, but jet surplus persists - defenceWeb

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A Bombardier Global 6000 business jet.
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Honda Is Getting Into The Private Jet Business ... - Business Insider

Honda Is Getting Into The Private Jet Business ... - Business Insider | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Honda, the company most famous for its highly reliable line of automobiles, is jumping into the $23 billion a year general aviation industry with its HondaJet.
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Citation Latitude Receives Type Inspection Authorization - AVweb flash Article

Cessna Aircraft s Citation Latitude midsize business jet has received type inspection authorization from the Federal Aviation Administration, and the first production airplane has joined the flight test program.
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CBP Attempts To Justify Intrusive ‘Surprise’ Private Airplane Searches | Aero-News Network

CBP Attempts To Justify Intrusive ‘Surprise’ Private Airplane Searches | Aero-News Network | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
But Pilots Say Tactics Are Aggressive, Unwarranted

For several years -- and long before AOPA and a few other entities decided to pay attention | Published: Thu, May 22, 2014 | Aero-News Network
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EBACE: Pilatus secures 80 orders for PC-24 - 5/21/2014 - Flight Global

EBACE: Pilatus secures 80 orders for PC-24 - 5/21/2014 - Flight Global | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
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Waiting Line for Pilatus PC-24 Extends to 2020

Waiting Line for Pilatus PC-24 Extends to 2020 | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
When Pilatus Aircraft arrived in Geneva for EBACE earlier this week, the order book for its in-development PC-24 utility twinjet was empty, yet to be opened. It left the show, which closed today, with the first three years of production sold out (through the end of 2019). In all, the Swiss aircraft manufacturer took orders for 84 of its utility business jets since opening the order book on Tuesday. All PC-24 delivery positions planned between the start of deliveries in 2017 and the end of 2019 are backed by binding contracts and non-refundable deposits, Pilatus said.
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Rockwell Collins Retrofits Improve Passenger Experience

Rockwell Collins Retrofits Improve Passenger Experience | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
Rockwell Collins unveiled two key cabin systems programs at its EBACE press conference yesterday, including expansion of the capabilities of the Tailwind 550 Direct Broadcast Satellite TV system and introduction of a Venue HD (high-definition) retrofit for Bombardier Global jets.
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Pilot Report: Daher Socata TBM 900 - Aviation Week

Pilot Report: Daher Socata TBM 900 - Aviation Week | Business Aviation | Scoop.it
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Admittedly, TBM900 lacks twin turbine redundancy, but during the past 40 years the PT6A has proven to be one of business aviation's most reliable powerplants.
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Gogo's Business Aviation Group Announces FANS Solutions - MarketWatch

Gogo's Business Aviation Group Announces FANS Solutions
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GENEVA, Switzerland, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- [2014 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition] -- Gogo Inc.
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