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Traveling by Private Jet During Peak Seasons

Whether you are flying in your own private jet or chartering an airplane, it can be difficult to travel during peak seasons. However, there are a number of things that you can do to ensure that your trip will be smooth and hassle-free. Plan Ahead To get the flight or landing slot you want, you […]

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Life-size Wooden Model of CSeries Jet Helps Bombardier Workers Troubleshoot

Bombardier's new CSeries may be a sophisticated new plane, but the manufacturer has built a wooden life-size model to help identify bugs that could lead to costly delays. For four months, Bombardier has been using the model to give workers a hands-on feel to identify any problems. "It's basically a confirmation process," Francois Minville, vice-president […]

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Netjets to Buy Bombardier, Cessna Planes Worth $9.6 Bln

NetJets, a private jet-sharing company owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc, said on Monday it would buy up to 425 new business jets from Bombardier Inc and Cessna in a deal worth $9.6 billion to expand its North American and European fleet. The purchase, which NetJets described as the largest in private aviation history, […]

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Honda Reveals More HondaJet Details at EBACE

The HondaJet fuselage displayed this week at EBACE was a production article with the production interior and cockpit. Some changes are evident in the cabin, notably the removal of flip-down displays above each passenger seat. Cabin electronics technology is changing so fast, according to Honda Aircraft president and CEO Michimasa Fujino, that it made sense […]

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Cessna Announces Long-Range Citation Business Jet

Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. company, today introduced its newest and longest-range business jet, the Citation Longitude at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE). This launch follows on the heels of Cessna's announcement, just over six months ago, of the new Citation M2 and Citation Latitude. Boasting a 4,000-nautical-mile range and a […]

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Embraer Chooses Ethernet-Based Flight Recorders from Curtiss-Wright for Legacy 500 Business Jet Flight Testing

Aircraft manufacturer Embraer S.A. in São José Dos Campos, Brazil, needed rugged data acquisition and flight data recorder technology for the Legacy 500 business jet. They found their solution from Curtiss-Wright Controls Avionics & Electronics in City of Industry, Calif. Curtiss-Wright has completed delivery of the company's Acra KAM-500, Acra multi-role recorder, and Acra network […]

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Cirrus Aircraft Announces "Full Speed Ahead" for Revolutionary Vision SF50 Jet Program

Cirrus Aircraft announced that its Cirrus Vision SF50 personal jet program, with major investment by its new owner CAIGA, is fully funded through certification and initial production. The company anticipates first customer delivery will take place in 2015. The Cirrus Vision creates a new category in personal aviation – it is the first aircraft of […]

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