Business Aviation News
What To Watch For In 2019
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
From new Cessna turboprops to commercial human-rated space transports, here are some aerospace milestones to look forward to in 2019.
The Ultimate Narrowbody Citation 560: Encore+
Monday, December 17, 2018
The Model 560 Citation family is the fastest and farthest flying group of light jets built by Cessna under the original Citation 500 type certificate.
Record-Breaking Zephyr’s Battery Holds eVTOL Potential
Thursday, December 13, 2018
High energy-density lithium-ion battery with silicon-nanowire anode enters production, offers potential solution for eVTOLs.
Bombardier To Focus On High-End Business Jets And Aerostructures
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
As it enters the final stage of a five-year turnaround plan, Bombardier’s aerospace focus going forward will be on the high end of the business-jet market and building up its aerostructures division around contracts with Airbus, executives outlined to analysts Dec. 6.
Fast Five: Rob Williams, Executive Director of Triple Tree Aerodrome
Monday, December 10, 2018
William Garvey interviews Rob Williams to discuss the mission of the Triple Tree Aerodrome to ignite and expand passion for aviation.
Winners Of Aviation Week's 2018 Photo Contest
Friday, December 7, 2018
For the first time, our judges declared a space photo as Best of the Best. Growing competition and increasing launches are helping this dynamic category. See the full winners across the commercial aviation, defense, space and general aviation categories.
Editor's Picks From 2018 Photo Contest
Friday, December 7, 2018
Our editors brought their expertise to bear on photographs that they found most compelling in their respective fields this year.
Premeditated Stupidity: A Planned Mistake Is Something Worse
Thursday, December 6, 2018
It seems we pilots never run out of ways to be stupid. I think the best way to avoid that is to examine the actions of others who clearly did not.
Interest Rises In Protection From Shoulder-Launched Missiles
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Operators of business jets are showing great interest in Israeli-developed systems that protect aircraft from shoulder-launched missiles.
Recruiter Barden Says Pilot Shortage Is Real And Worrisome Long-Term
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
A different next-gen concern
The draw by the airlines offering high compensation and predictable schedules is being countered with salary boosts for veteran crewmembers