Textron Aviation Renews Citation and Adds Coverage Programs

Textron Aviation’s Pre-Buy Assurance Plan

Textron Aviation reinforce’s Citation, King Air and Hawker support programs. Read more about Textron Aviation and their new factory-direct coverage programs and plan!  Textron Aviation has added new factory-direct coverage programs – Pre-Buy Assurance, Extended Care and King Air Direct – for Citation, King Air and Hawker owners. Textron Aviation’s Pre-Buy Assurance plan provides peace of mind…

Governement Action Issued For Aircraft Heathrow UAV Incident

Government Action Issued For UAV Incident

Action from the government is being called for in response to the Heathrow UAV Drone Incident. Read more about the occurrence of the drone hazards against aircraft. Calls for action to mitigate the threat to passenger aircraft from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) came from Europe’s main regional airline trade group and others following an April 17 incident…

Hybrid Airlines Possibly Coming Soon

Hybrid Airlines Possibly Coming Soon

Airbus Group recently partnered with Siemens to create the hybrid-electric propulsion systems, leading to the possibility of new Hybrid Airlines in the future. Hybrid Airlines will be coming sooner than people think. Read more about it, below from Aviation Pros.  Aviation Week & Space Technology (AW&ST) reported on April 11, that “Airbus Group has partnered with engineering…

Textron Aviation Profit Deliveries Increase

Deliveries Rise at Textron Aviation

Textron Aviation’s profits rose in the first quarter, rising primarily in the third month. Read more, below about Textron’s improvement in deliveries. After some “rough sledding” in the first two months of 2016, Wichita-based Textron Aviation turned in a modestly improved first quarter. The manufacturer of Cessna Citation business jets and Beechcraft King Air turboprops posted…

Gulfstream G500 Flight-test Program Achieved Milestones

Gulfstream G500 Flight-test Program Achieved Milestones

Gulfstream recently released some incredible progress for the G500 Flight–Test Program. As production continues for the G600, the Gulfstream G500 flight-test program also achieved several milestones to include receiving the program’s first Type Inspection Authorization (TIA) from the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA issued the TIA for inlet compatibility and allowed Gulfstream to perform this…

Guangzhou Airport Will Represent Its First FBO

Guangzhou Airport Will Represent Its First FBO

China’s major cities have important FBO’s; Guangzhou is promised to have its very first FBO expected in 2017. Just as Beijing and Shanghai have substantial FBOs, so to soon will Guangzhou, another of China’s major cities. Yitong Business Aviation Service Co. Ltd of GAA (Guangdong Airport Authority), a state-owned aircraft ground handling company based in Guangdong Province,…

U.S. Senate Voted Bolster Travel Security

U.S. Senate Voted Bolster Travel Security

The United States senators voted to bolster travel security in FAA bill! Read more about the travel security in the wake of the Brussels attacks.  The U.S. Senate voted on Thursday to bolster travel security in the wake of the Brussels attacks with measures that include doubling the number of transportation security teams with bomb-sniffing…