Paris-based Hybrid Air Freighters (HAF) is teaming with Aurora, Oregon-based Columbia Helicopters to manage and operate a fleet of up to 12 Lockheed Martin LMH-1 heavy lift airships. Under the agreement, HAF will manage the aircraft while Columbia will operate them.
As it nears certification for its new 7,700-nm flagship business jet, Bombardier Business Aircraft has retired the first Global 7500 flight-test vehicle—FTV1, dubbed “The Performer”—from flight-test duties, the Canadian aircraft manufacturer announced this week.
A Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras e a PUC-RS inauguram uma sala de estudos dentro da Escola Politécnica da Universidade, uma iniciativa pioneira no país que tem por objetivo propor novas contribuições para o universo acadêmico e profissional da aviação.
At the recent EBACE show in Geneva, Embraer debuted a new seat design for the Legacy 450 and 500 business jets. Jay Beever, the company’s vice president of interior design, showed us around the new design details and demonstrated how the seats are berthed. We started out on the Legacy 450, and then moved over to the 500 to check out another interior style.
Driving on an early May morning to Sandpoint, Idaho, to see the Quest Aircraft factory and then fly a new Kodiak 100 Series II to California, it was clear that icing conditions were not only forecast but likely in the wet gray clouds that shrouded the local mountains.
In today’s market, most manufacturers outfit new private aircraft with forward galleys, without an option for an aft galley. This configuration was once more common, and only one manufacturer, Gulfstream, still offers it.
Bombardier is displaying its newly designed Nuage seat for the Global 7500, 6500, and 5500 business jets. Under development for seven years, the seat is named after the French word for "cloud,” and the company believes that it breaks new ground in terms of ergonomics.
Honda Aircraft unveiled a new version of its light jet Sunday evening at EBACE 2018, the HondaJet Elite. More than just a cosmetic upgrade, the Elite expands the light jet’s performance envelope while adding interior improvements and significant updates to the Garmin G3000-based flight deck.
A Associação Brasileira de Aviação Geral , ABAG, foi criada com o intuito de defender e promover os interesses de pessoas e organizações que operem aeronaves como forma de apoio a seus negócios de forma íntegra e profissional, angariando o reconhecimento da sociedade e do governo como seu legítimo interlocutor com a Aviação Geral.