Textron Aviation expands in-flight connectivity options for Citation business jets

LAS VEGAS (Oct. 22, 2019) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced it has received supplemental type certificate (STC) approval for the Gogo AVANCE L5 connectivity system upgrade for its Cessna Citation X+, Citation Sovereign+ and Citation Latitude business jets. Aircraft equipped with Gogo AVANCE L5 will experience faster inflight connectivity...

Global 6500 Makes Worldwide Debut at NBAA-BACE 2019

Global 6500
The Global 6500 aircraft showcased for the first time on static display at the National Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE)The Global 6500 aircraft recently received Transport Canada certification and  entered into service on September 30 Global 5500 and Global 6500 jets offer exceptional passenger comfort and a stunning redesigned cabin with exclusive features...

Bombardier Announces 5,900 Nautical Mile Range for the Global 5500 Aircraft, Unlocking New Destinations for Customers

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October 21, 2019 Montréal Aviation,  Business Aircraft,  Press Release ...

Flagship Cessna Citation Longitude enters service, signals new dimension for business aviation

WICHITA, Kan. (Oct. 2, 2019) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced the first deliveries of the company’s new flagship Cessna Citation Longitude super-midsize business jet, signaling the start of a new dimension in business travel. The Longitude received FAA type certification on Sept. 21, 2019. “The newly certified Citation Longitude brings unrivaled...

Embraer Praetor 500 receives EASA and FAA approval

MELBOURNE, FL, Sept. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Embraer announces that the company’s new Praetor 500 midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA (European Union Aviation Safety Agency) and by the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration). The Praetor 500 received regulatory approval from Brazil’s Civil Aviation Authority (ANAC—Agência Nacional de Aviação...

Cessna Citation Longitude business jet receives FAA Type Certification

Cessna Longitude
September 23, 2019 Flagship Citation cleared to revolutionize the super-midsize business jet category WICHITA, Kan. (Sept. 23, 2019) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced it has achieved Type Certification by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its innovative super-midsize...

Thierry Betbeze Named CEO Dassault Falcon Jet

The Dassault Falcon Jet (DFJ) Board of Directors has appointed Thierry Betbeze, CEO of the wholly owned Dassault Aviation subsidiary, which is responsible for Falcon business aircraft marketing, sales and support in the Americas. DFJ Head Jean Rosanvallon to Step-Down after 44-year career with Dassault Saint-Cloud, France, September 1, 2019 – The Dassault Falcon Jet (DFJ) Board of Directors...

GULFSTREAM DELIVERS FIRST G600

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SAVANNAH, Georgia, August 8, 2019 — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the first customer delivery of its all-new Gulfstream G600™ aircraft. The milestone comes approximately one month after the aircraft earned its U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) type and production certificates. A U.S. customer took delivery of the aircraft at Gulfstream’s Savannah headquarters. “We...

GULFSTREAM G600 RECEIVES TYPE CERTIFICATE FROM FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

G600
SAVANNAH, Georgia, June 28, 2019 — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the all-new Gulfstream G600™ earned both its type and production certificates from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The certifications clear the way for the first G600 deliveries to customers as scheduled this year. “Getting both authorizations on the same day is evidence of the maturity of our...

FAA Issues Reminder on GA ADS-B Rebate Rules

WASHINGTON – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) wants to remind general aviation operators taking advantage of the agency’s Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) rebate program that rebate reservations must be made within 90 days of the installation of the appropriate equipment. Operators have 90 days from the time the reservation is made to install compliant ADS-B...