Nine N.C. Airports Approved For State Transportation Board Funds Improvements

The N.C. Board of Transportation has approved state and federal funds for much-needed improvements to nine of North Carolina’s publicly-owned airports! Check out the article, below, for more information!  The $3.7 million in funding, approved by the board during its June meeting, will be used to provide improvements such as better runway lighting, new fuel…

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Embraer Sets New Speed Record Between The United States and Europe

Embraer’s Legacy 450 medium cabin business jet set a new speed record on a recent flight between Portland, Maine in the United States and Farnborough in the United Kingdom, according to the U.S. National Aeronautic Association (NAA). Check out the article, below, for more information! The record-setting flight occurred on March 7, 2018, with two pilots and…

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JetNet: Used Bizjet Market Swings To Seller’s Market

The preowned business jet market transitioned to a seller’s market in December, with inventory now at 9.9 percent, just below the 10 percent threshold of inventory for sale and down from 11 percent in December 2016, according to data released yesterday by JetNet. Inventory of preowned business jets has decreased steadily from a high point of 2,938 aircraft in July 2009, or 17.7 percent of the in-service fleet, to 2,143 jets in December…

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NBAA’s 2017 Convention Concludes as a Strong, Meaningful Show

CFS Jets recently returned from one of the most anticipated aviation shows, the 2017 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE). The 70th annual show brought in 1,100 exhibitors and over 27,000 attendees to the Las Vegas Convention Center, October 10-12. With new aircraft being showcased and new relationships formed, CFS Jets, had a successful trip…

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Shaesta Waiz Flying Solo Worldwide to Promote STEM Education

Shaesta Waiz is the first female certified pilot from Afghanistan, and founded Dreams Soar in 2014. Check out the article, below, expanding on her efforts to promote STEM education through solo aviation. After years of planning, Shaesta Waiz has nearly achieved her dream of flying solo around the world promoting STEM (science, technology, engineering, math)…

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Dallas Training Center Adds Bombardier Challenger 300 Simulator

Capable of training up to 3,000 pilots per year, the new addition of the Bombardier Challenger 300 simulator at the Business Aircraft’s training center in Dallas is an exciting one! Read more about the new addition, below!  Bombardier Business Aircraft has expanded its training capacity at its Dallas Fort-Worth Airport Texas facility with a newly…

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