Textron Aviation Announces Citation Hemisphere Suppliers at NBAA 2016

Textron Aviation announced key suppliers for its new $35-million Citation Hemisphere at NBAA 2016 in Orlando, Fla. The Safran Silvercrest engine has been selected to power the new large-cabin business jet, which is expected to log its first flight in 2019. The Hemisphere cockpit will feature Honeywell’s Primus Epic integrated avionics package, with full fly-by-wire…

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NBAA Convention Dedicated to Memory of Two Aviation Legends

NBAA-BACE was dedicated to the memory of two industry giants – Arnold Palmer and Bob Hoover. NBAA’s Opening General Session focused on Palmer with a video tribute that included excerpts from Cessna Chairman Emeritus Russ Meyer’s remarks at the late golfer’s memorial service. Hoover’s celebration occurred during the Second-Day Opening Session. Click Here To Read…

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Textron Aviation Announces Citation Hemisphere Suppliers at NBAA 2016

Textron Aviation announced key suppliers for its new $35-million Citation Hemisphere at NBAA 2016 in Orlando, Fla. The Safran Silvercrest engine has been selected to power the new large-cabin business jet, which is expected to log its first flight in 2019. The Hemisphere cockpit will feature Honeywell’s Primus Epic integrated avionics package, with full fly-by-wire…

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Argus Released Data — U.S. Business Aircraft Jumped 4.6 Percent

Business aircraft flying in the U.S., Caribbean and Canada last month jumped 4.6 percent year-over-year, according to TraqPak data released today by business aviation services group Argus International. This surpassed the company’s prediction of a 2.5-percent increase in September and its analysts remain optimistic about this month, estimating a 4.1-percent rise in activity. All operational…

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NARA Static Display at The 2016 National Business Aviation Association

The National Aircraft Resale Association (NARA) announced it will host the largest single static display of business aircraft at the 2016 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) annual Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition in Orlando, Florida. The NARA aircraft static display footprint will be NBAA’s largest hosted this year at the Orlando Executive Airport (KORL) and…

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Dassault Aviation Combined Vision System Certified for Falcon 2000S/LXS

Dassault Aviation’s revolutionary combined vision system—dubbed FalconEye—has been certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for use on the Falcon 2000S and LXS twinjet aircraft. FalconEye will also be certified soon on the new Falcon 8X ultra-long range trijet. FalconEye is the first head up display (HUD) system to blend synthetic, database-driven terrain mapping and actual thermal and low-light camera images into a single view, providing an unprecedented level of situational awareness to flight crews in all conditions of operation, day and night.

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