Embraer joins the 650 club
Embraer has revealed that it has successfully flown the first Legacy 650 large-cabin business jet, an upgraded version of its super-midsize Legacy 600.
Business jet flights on the rise
Business jet flights in the UK increased in the first half of this year, according to figures. There were an average of 393.5 business aircraft flights a day in January-June 2011 - a 7% rise on the same period last year, business aircraft company Hawker Beechcraft (HBC) said.
Gulfstream, Cessna Add Models as Business-Jet Sales Rebound
Oct. 10 (Bloomberg) -- General Dynamics Corp.'s Gulfstream unit, Textron Inc.'s Cessna Aircraft and other business-jet builders are adding new models as the industry recovers from an order slump that forced output cuts of more than 40 percent.
Gulfstream’s G280 to Exceed Range Expectations
Gulfstream Aerospace has said that the final performance specifications for the Gulfstream G280 will exceed the capabilities originally announced at the program’s public launch in 2008.
Business Jet Service Center Expansion Announced
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, the business jet manufacturer, is expanding its operations in western Massachusetts. The company says the growth will produce 100 highly skilled, highly paid aviation jobs. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.
Business jet demand defies market turmoil
Demand for used business jets is rising in North America despite recent turmoil in the financial markets, according to a leading trader in new and pre-owned aircraft.