Business Aviation

News and issues relating to business, corporate and private aviation, primarily regarding turbine-engine-powered airplanes and helicopters. Subjects include aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

May 11, 2022, 12:05 PM

Blackhawk Begins Cert Testing PC-12 Engine Upgrade

Blackhawk Aerospace's XP67P Engine+ Upgrade program for the Pilatus PC-12 is expected to provide the turboprop single more power and efficiency.

Read More
May 13, 2022 - 11:55 AM
With preowned business jet inventory low and demand at record highs, speed is important to successfully purchase an airplane using either financing or cash
May 13, 2022 - 11:53 AM
Flight department manual and safety services specialist AviationManuals has issued an updated version of its flight planning guide.
May 13, 2022 - 11:33 AM
NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen warned that workforce shortages could 'destabilize operations' and urged Congress to support collaborative initiatives.
Aerial view of Mather Jet Center at Sacramento-area Mather Airport hosting an airshow
May 13, 2022 - 11:08 AM
Modern Aviation will expand its network with the purchase of California-based Superior Aviation Company’s (SACJet) trio of Sacramento-area facilities.
Cessna Citation Longitude in flight over cloud layer
May 13, 2022 - 10:03 AM
Turkey has used Cessna Citation twinjets for flight inspection since 1993.
May 12, 2022 - 5:59 PM
Wheels Up Q1 revenues topped $325 million, but it lost $89 million in the process.
Diversified Embraer employees pose in hangar with business jet in the background.
May 12, 2022 - 12:50 PM
Embraer is hiring as it eyes growth in aircraft deliveries.
May 12, 2022 - 12:27 PM
Introduced last year and now with several thousand users, JumpSeat's crowdsourced app enables pilots to share and access operational information.
May 12, 2022 - 12:23 PM
For the first part of May global business jet activity was up by 23 percent compared with the same period last year and 9 percent over pre-pandemic 2019.
Ice accumulating on Pilatus PC-12 N56KJ on the ramp at South Dakota’s Chamberlain Municipal Airport
May 12, 2022 - 11:44 AM
Accumulated snow/ice, excessive gross weight, and out-of-limit center of gravity are among factors eyed by investigators of a Pilatus PC-12 crash.