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Mahindra delivers first Airvan 10 to Botswana

India's Mahindra Aerospace has signed Botswana’s Major Blue Air Ltd as its first worldwide customer for its FAA-certified 10-seater single-engine turboprop aircraft, the Airvan 10. “Tourism companies in Botswana reposed their faith in Mahindra Group...
Dassault Falcon 6X

Dassault announces 6X twin-jet fast-tracked for 2022 deliveries

+VIDEO Out with the old – the Falcon 5X – and in with the new - the Falcon 6X. Dassault took a deep breath late in 2017, after Safran delivered its bad news on...

Pilatus delivers first PC-24 jet to PlaneSense

Pilatus Aircraft delivered the first production PC-24 twin jet earlier this month to U.S. fractional ownership service PlaneSense. The aircraft is the first of six PC-24s which PlaneSense has on order with Pilatus. PlaneSense has...

Busy year for Luxaviation as UK adds Embraer Legacy 650

Luxaviation UK, part of the Luxaviation Group, has added an Embraer Legacy 650 to its fleet, in the same week as the Group reveals its figures for a "busy year". The Legacy 650 (G-SPCY) is...

2018 TBMs introduce heated seats and cockpit tweaks

Daher has announced new features for its 2018 production TBM 910s and TBM 930s, including the first electrically-heated seats for an aircraft in its single-engine turboprop category. Building on the cabin restyling implemented last year...

Aerocor launches pre-owned programme for Eclipe VLJs

Los Angeles-based aircraft brokers Aerocor LLC has announced its Certified PreOwned Programme for the Eclipse 500 and 550 very light jets. Aircraft selected for Certified Preowned status are subjected to a thorough review and will...

French operator orders 16 HondaJets for European flights

Honda Aircraft has won its biggest order to date for its very light jet, the HondaJet. French operator Wijet, which recently acquired British operator Blink, has ordered 16 HondaJets to replace its fleet of...

Oriens Aviation to offer MRO at Biggin Hill

Oriens Aviation, the UK Pilatus dealer, has acquired Avalon Aero's business aviation MRO facility at London Biggin Hill Airport. The business will be renamed as Oriens Aviation Limited with a view to becoming the principal...

Dassault cancels Falcon 5X following Safran engine issues

Dassault Aviation has cancelled the Falcon 5X following another failure of Safran with its Silvercrest engines. Dassaults says it will start again with a new aircraft to be powered by Pratt & Whitney engines,...

Servicing at Bombardier’s new London Biggin Hill hangar takes off

Servicing at Bombardier Business Aircraft's new hangar at London Biggin Hill Airport officially began on Friday, 1 December with a Global 6000. The new hangar and the addition of more than 70 technicians has doubled...