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By David Ferreira | Aeronautical News about Sport, GA, LSA , Ultralight, Airplanes & UAV

Cirrus defines the personal jet

Call it what you want—The-Jet, the SJ50, the SF50, the Vision Jet—but the first single-engine general aviation jet is ready for prime time after a …

Aerospace

Robb Report

Related Articles<p><b>Diamond Aircraft</b> surprised visitors at the Aero Friedrichshafen aviation show in Germany, in April, by unveiling three new versions …

Aerospace

First Flight For New K-Max

The newly in-production K-Max helicopter, built by Kaman Aerosystems, flew for the first time on May 12, the company announced last week. The …

Aerospace

Cirrus Vision Jet, Piper M600 Achieve European Approval

European certification notched on eve of EBACE business aviation show.<p>Just in time for the start of the European Business Aviation Convention and …

Aviation

We Fly: Cirrus SF50 Vision Jet

Flying puts the world’s first single-engine personal jet to the test on a real-world trip. Does the little jet live up to the hype?<p>The Cirrus Vision …

Aerospace

Kitty Hawk Flyer Personal Aircraft Takes Flight

If you’re waiting for a flying car, the <b>Kitty Hawk Flyer</b> is not quite the answer to your congested commute, but if your dream is to fly for fun with a …

Aerospace

REMOS hits milestone

PASEWALK, Germany – Since producing its first aircraft, a G-3 Mirage, 20 years ago, REMOS Aircraft recently hit a milestone, delivering serial number …

Aviation

Diamond vs. Cirrus

The next-generation single probably goes the only place it can go: bigger, faster and more expensive.

Southwest Airlines

Deadline draws near to bid on RV-12

CAMPBELL RIVER, B.C. – Bidding for TeenFlight Campbell River Society’s Van’s RV-12, C-FPUN, closes Sunday, May 14, at 5 p.m. PDT.<p>C-FPUN was built in …

Vancouver Island

Bell 525 Relentless Helicopter Update

Development of <b>Bell Helicopter’s 525 Relentless super-medium-class helicopter</b>, with a roomy cabin popular with corporate and VIP travelers, has been …

Aerospace

New model from Flight Design

Battered by a softening market and fighting in Ukraine, where many Flight Design aircraft were built, Flight Design GmbH entered voluntary …

Aerospace

Cirrus Gets Production Certificate For Vision Jet

This is not the first rodeo for on-demand air taxi. It failed before for the same reasons many businesses do: lack of demand and capital. More<p>A nice …

CubCrafters Moves To Top In LSA Sales

This is not the first rodeo for on-demand air taxi. It failed before for the same reasons many businesses do: lack of demand and capital. More<p>A nice …

Zenith takes kit building workshop to Europe

Building on the success of the hands-on workshops offered monthly at the Zenith Aircraft kit factory in the USA, Zenair is expanding its educational …

Aviation

KLA-100 debuts at Aero 2017

The new KLA-100 — quietly in development for two years — made its first flight a few days before AERO 2017 and was unveiled at the show. “The first …

South Korea

2 Mooneys Airplane Models Get an Upgrade

<b>Mooney</b>’s fast single-engine airplanes, with their distinctive backward tails and all-metal cabins, each of them hand-built in Kerrville, Texas, have …

Models

Evolution Adds Two More PT6 Options

Evolution Aircraft Company, maker of the high-end Evolution Turbine and Evolution Piston kit planes, is adding two more versions of the Pratt & …

A great aircraft sometimes overlooked by buyers

By WILLIAM BENNETT When pilots search for that one special airplane to purchase, they sometimes get stuck in the rut of only looking at Cessnas, …

Aviation

Mecaer Aviation Group Offers a Custom Interior for the Bell 505

<b>Bell Helicopter</b>’s new light single-engine 505 Jet Ranger X, which just started deliveries in March, can be ordered with a premium “MAGnificent” …

Panthera Evolves as EASA Certification Nears

Since the first flight of the prototype in 2013, Pipistrel has incorporated more than 200 design changes into the sleek Slovenian four-seater.<p>The …

Diamond Launches Three High-Performance Singles

The new DA50 models, unveiled at Aero Friedrichshafen in Germany, will feature Safran diesel engines and room for up to seven.<p>Diamond Aircraft …

Cirrus To Ramp Up SF50 Production

Six Vision SF50 jets have been delivered to customers since the airplane was certified in October, and Cirrus Aircraft anticipates receiving FAA …

Aviation

RevoLT STOL Trike debuts

Evolution Aircraft unveiled a new STOL trike — the RevoLT — at SUN ‘n FUN.<p>The RevoLT is a two-seat model that is both lighter and more affordable …

Quest Kodiak Now EASA-Certified

At Aero, the company announces two models paired to five different engine choices. And I'm not even getting into the tilt rotor. More<p>The West has …

Finnish Amphib To Be Built In Maine

At Aero, the company announces two models paired to five different engine choices. And I'm not even getting into the tilt rotor. More<p>The West has …

Embraer Delivers First Phenom 100EV

Upgraded model offers new touchscreen avionics and more powerful engines.<p>Embraer Executive Jets delivered the first Phenom 100EV to an undisclosed …

Purdue Aviation Orders First Diesel Skyhawk JT-A

The jet-A-burning Cessna single is scheduled for certification and delivery later this year.<p>Purdue Aviation has ordered the first jet-A-burning …

Diamond Launches High Performance Singles

Diamond Aircraft launched three new diesel-powered singles at Aero Friedrichschafen but it won’t be supplying the engines itself. Flight …

Bell Helicopter Boosts Sales In Asia And Reveals Future Technology

Bell Helicopter comes to this year’s ABACE show boosted by recent sales success in the Asia Pacific region. Looking to the future, at last month’s …

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