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  • ​Ultimate corporate jets: Nine private aircraft that combine business with pleasure


    The USA’s, and the world’s, biggest business aviation convention – NBAA – starts in Orlando on 21 October. The event is all about business aircraft as tools – machines to transport money makers directly where they want to go in comfort, convenience and security, while saving them hours of time. However, there is an element of the industry that is more about indulgence and making a statement. Here we celebrate nine of the most flamboyant carriages of the clouds, some of which, sadly perhaps, never (or have not yet) got off the ground.


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  • ANALYSIS: Nassau anticipates traffic boost from mega resort

    News | 31 Oct 2014 16:38 | Edward Russell

    ​Nassau Lynden Pindling International airport is preparing for a big boost. Next year, the new Baha Mar resort will increase room inventory on the island by 20% and create significant demand for more flights.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Nassau-anticipates-traffic-boost-from-mega-resort-405506/
  • Trans States to decide on MRJ placements next year

    News | 31 Oct 2014 02:45 | Mavis Toh

    Trans States Holdings says it will decide by 2015 how it will place the 50 Mitsubishi MRJ regional jets it has on order.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Trans-States-to-decide-on-MRJ-placements-next-year-405470/
  • SkyWest sees growth opportunity as partners renew pilot contracts

    News | 30 Oct 2014 21:58 | Edward Russell

    ​SkyWest Inc is hopeful that updated pilot contracts at its four partner carriers could lead to new growth opportunities.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SkyWest-sees-growth-opportunity-as-partners-renew-pilot-contracts-405465/
  • American plans second daily flight on Los Angeles-London

    News | 30 Oct 2014 18:16 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​American Airlines will add a second daily flight to its route between Los Angeles and London Heathrow from 28 March 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-plans-second-daily-flight-on-Los-Angeles-London-405454/
  • JP Morgan downgrades Alaska Air Group

    News | 30 Oct 2014 14:38 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​JP Morgan has downgraded Alaska Air Group to a rating of underweight, though the investment firm says the decision largely reflects the strength of Alaska’s competitors.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JP-Morgan-downgrades-Alaska-Air-Group-405439/
  • ANALYSIS: US airlines bringing home MRO work

    News | 30 Oct 2014 10:19 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    After years of sending nearly all their widebodies overseas for MRO work, US airlines are increasingly having aircraft serviced stateside.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-airlines-bringing-home-MRO-work-405110/