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  • VIDEO: 'Smooth' sortie opens Falcon 8X test campaign


    Dassault Aviation has kicked off the flight test campaign for its Falcon 8X ultra-long-range business jet less than nine months after unveiling the 19-seater at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition in Geneva.


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  • LIMA: Weststar General Aviation to acquire four helicopters


    Malaysia’s Weststar General Aviation (WGA) has signed two agreements to acquire four helicopters from AgustaWestland...


  • Royal Flying Doctor Service exercises PC-24 launch customer option


    The Central Operations section of Australia's Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) has exercised a launch customer option...


  • First UK-registered Challenger 350 enters service with Naljets


    ​Business aviation charter and management company Naljets has taken delivery of the first UK-registered Bombardier...


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  • ANALYSIS: How recent wins have powered up P&WC

    News | 25 Mar 2015 09:29 | Murdo Morrison

    ​These are “exciting times” in the business aviation market for Michael Perodeau, vice-president of corporate and military aviation at Pratt & Whitney Canada. Although the sector has failed to fully recover from the global downturn at the turn of the decade, the Montreal-based manufacturer, one of the oldest brands in business and general aviation, has had a good run of success. Its products will power three in-development types due to enter service over the next four years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-recent-wins-have-powered-up-PWC-410188/
  • LIMA: Weststar General Aviation to acquire four helicopters

    News | 19 Mar 2015 03:10 | Firdaus Hashim

    Malaysia’s Weststar General Aviation (WGA) has signed two agreements to acquire four helicopters from AgustaWestland and Sikorsky, in a deal valued at MYR150 million ($40.8 million).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/LIMA-Weststar-General-Aviation-to-acquire-four-helicopters-410340/
  • ANALYSIS: Bombardier's woes eased as CSeries production takes shape

    News | 18 Mar 2015 10:46 | Murdo Morrison

    ​A visit to Bombardier’s newly-expanded Mirabel complex, just north of Montreal, does not give the impression of a company in crisis, although the past few months have seen a succession of grim news stories about Canada’s biggest manufacturer. Even local taxi drivers fret about the company’s problems and the effect major job losses would have on the economy in greater Montreal, long the country’s aerospace hub.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Bombardiers-woes-eased-as-CSeries-production-takes-shape-410133/
  • Royal Flying Doctor Service exercises PC-24 launch customer option

    News | 11 Mar 2015 10:50 | Emma Kelly

    The Central Operations section of Australia's Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) has exercised a launch customer option to secure one medically-equipped Pilatus PC-24 for delivery in 2017/18. It also has an option on a second of the in-development light business jets, for delivery in 2018/19.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Royal-Flying-Doctor-Service-exercises-PC-24-launch-customer-option-410016/
  • AvCom Technik sets up MRO base at site of fourth Moscow airport

    News | 11 Mar 2015 08:58 | Tom Zaitsev

    Russian MRO specialist AvCom Technik has established a presence at Moscow's planned fourth airport, Ramenskoye, becoming its first tenant.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AvCom-Technik-sets-up-MRO-base-at-site-of-fourth-Moscow-airport-409983/
  • TAG Farnborough shrugs off air show to record 2014 growth

    News | 06 Mar 2015 14:02 | Dominic Perry

    ​TAG Farnborough airport – arguably the only dedicated business aviation facility in the UK – saw movements at the site grow by a little under 6% last year, despite the potential disruption caused by the 2014 edition of the biennial air show in July.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/TAG-Farnborough-shrugs-off-air-show-to-record-2014-growth-409864/