Business Jet

Sign of the times? General Electric's new CEO is selling off the corporate jet fleet

General Electric Co.'s cost-cutting plan is claiming a high-profile victim: the company's corporate-jet fleet.<p>Under new Chief Executive Officer John …

Aviation

GE to shut down corporate jet fleet in cost-cutting move

General Electric Co. executives will have to find new ways to fly around the globe.<p>The conglomerate is grounding its corporate fleet of jets as new CEO John Flannery continues to look for ways to slash costs at the industrial giant.<p>Mr. Flannery is cutting spending in GE corporate operations, …

Business

WSJ: GE to shut down corporate jet fleet in cost-cutting move

General Electric (GE +0.6%) is grounding its corporate fleet of jets, <i>WSJ</i> reports, as new CEO John Flannery continues to look for ways to cut …

Business

Gulfstream Begins Test Flights with a Fully Outfitted G600

The large-cabin, long-range business jet is expected to enter service in 2018.<p>The fifth and final aircraft in Gulfstream’s G600 test-flight …

Aviation

Coffee, Tea or Mach 3—Would You Like to Fly in a MiG-25 Business Jet?

This story originally appeared on April 3, 2014. The Soviet MiG-25 Foxbat was many things. An interceptor, reconnaissance aircraft and a fast, …

Aerospace

First Flight for Dassault’s Falcon 5X Business Jet

Delayed by engine development, the new Dassault Falcon 5X is scheduled for deliveries in 2020.<p>Dassault flew its newest jet, the Falcon 5X, for the …

Aviation

Global 7000 test aircraft suffers in-flight engine flameout

A Bombardier Global 7000 flight-test aircraft made an emergency landing on 15 August when the right GE Passport engine experienced an in-flight …

Aerospace

First Challenger 350 in Argentina

Bombardier ((OTCQX:BDRAF -1.4%), (OTCQX:BDRBF -0.3%)) has delivered the first Challenger 350 aircraft to be based in Argentina, joining the fleet of …

Business

Gulfstream Announces G550 Delivery Milestone

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. just delivered the 550th copy of its popular G550 business jet, a move company president Mark Burns said has “earned it a …

Flying

Business jet sales seem poised to take off, but company boards stand in the way

Just when it looked like the business jet market was ready for take off, there are new challenges: corporate executives caught in a waiting game for …

Airplanes

Fighter and business jet sales drive Dassault H1 profits higher

The success of the Rafale fighter jet and continued demand for Falcon business jets helped France’s Dassault Aviation report a jump in profits during …

Airplanes

Dassault delivers 2,500th Falcon business jet

Dassault Aviation has delivered the 2,500th Falcon business jet, 52 years after the first member of the high-end twin- and tri-engined aircraft …

Aerospace

​Gulfstream proposes nose refuelling for JSTARS candidate

Gulfstream s proposal for the US Air Force s JSTARS recapitalisation project will include a refuelling nozzle mounted on the nose of its G550 …

Aerospace

Gulfstream mounts biz-jet blitz ahead of major US Air Force competitions

WASHINGTON — As Gulfstream waits to see whether its G550 will emerge victorious and become the U.S. Air Force's new JSTARS and Compass Call airframe, …

Aerospace

Embraer reports decline in half-year business jet shipments

Continued weakness in the global business aircraft market resulted in a 20% decline in Embraer's business jet output for the first half of 2017.<p>For …

Airplanes

Bell resumes 525 flight testing after year-long grouding

One year and a day after a fatal crash grounded the test fleet, Bell Helicopter has resumed flight tests of the Bell 525 Relentless super-medium, the …

Aviation

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Business

This Boeing Business Jet Features a Custom Winch Design Interior

The latest Winch-designed BBJ-1 interior is a flying home for the owner and his family.<p>The interior of a <b>Boeing Business Jet 737</b> offers lots of space …

Aviation

Take a Tour of the World’s Largest Business Jet

The 60-foot-long cabin boasts a full shower, a full galley, a formal dining area, and a video theater…<p>To impress future owners with the <b>Bombardier</b> …

Airplanes

2017 Ferrari GTC/4Lusso; The New Corporate Jet

2017 Ferrari GTC/4Lusso; The New Corporate Jet<p>The New Corporate Jet<p>Ferrari GTC/4Lusso<p>There’s is absolutely no better feeling than flying in a private …

Airplanes

Inside Honda's striking $5 million business jet

Airplanes

Air-Safety Authorities Focus on Wake as Bigger Jets Fly Closer Together

European aviation authorities will issue a safety warning to pilots about turbulence generated by other aircraft at high altitude<p>LE BOURGET, France—European aviation authorities will issue a safety warning to airline pilots about turbulence generated by other aircraft at high altitude, according to …

Aviation

Airbus Launches ACJ330neo Corporate Jet

Neo version of its proven A330 jet features a spacious, customizable cabin.<p>For home-style comfort while traveling the world, <b>Airbus</b> now offers the</b> …

Aviation

Take This Boeing VVIP 787 Business Jet to Tahiti

Deer Jet offers a 7-night Dream Journey to Tahiti aboard the first custom Boeing VVIP 787 business jet.<p><b>Deer Jet</b>, a private-jet operator based in …

Aerospace

Pagani highlights the open sky in Airbus business jet cabin

If you're currently crammed into an uncomfortable airline coach seat, hanging onto the Internet by the thread of dodgy, overpriced in-air Wi-Fi, you …

Airplanes

Insider Secrets: Hidden Coves, Custom Boats, and Fast Flights

These finds can be found in Croatia, Michigan, and maybe the not-too-distant future…<p><b>Supersonic Airliner</b><p>Denver-based <b>Boom Technology</b> is working on a …

Aerospace

A Texas billionaire wants to build a supersonic business jet

A 12-seat business jet may be the first civilian airplane to break the speed of sound since the Concorde’s last flight in 2003.<p>Aerion Corp., a plane maker backed by Texas billionaire Robert Bass, an heir of an oil fortune and the company’s chairman, this week said it plans to power its needle-nosed …

Aerospace

March to Mach+: Several Supersonic Business Jet Projects Advancing

Will supersonic business jets be streaking across oceans in the near future? No less an entity than Rolls-Royce is cautiously optimistic about the …

Aerospace

Bombardier: Do Not Enter... Yet

The company is a solid long-term play, but short-term volatility will hinder returns.<p>Delays in shipments may prove to be significant enough for the …

Business

Supersonic Aerion Selects GE Engine

Aerion has selected GE Aviation to study engine development for its supersonic business jet.<p>Brad Mottier, VP of GE’s business and general aviation, …

Aerospace