Whilst we wait for Dassault to report its deliveries …

Whilst we wait for Dassault to report its deliveries …

We might still be waiting for Dassault to let us know how many business jets it delivered in the first half of 2019, but with the rest of the manufacturers already reported, deliveries are already 6.7% higher than in the

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NOAA orders additional Gulfstream ‘hurricane chaser’

NOAA orders additional Gulfstream ‘hurricane chaser’

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has placed an order with Gulfstream for a Gulfstream G550 corporate jet. And, once it’s completed, the aircraft is expected to join NOAA’s fleet of hurricane-chasing aircraft based at Lakeland Airport, Florida. NOAA

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The dead cat bounce

The dead cat bounce

Business aviation can benefit from sudden stresses and emergencies. When things get bad, there can be a sudden rise in flights. But, just like the famous stock exchange dead cat bounce, it does not last. Whatever you think about the

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Swedish Air Ambulance orders six PC-24s

Swedish Air Ambulance orders six PC-24s

Following a lengthy selection process, the Swedish Air Ambulance Service (Kommunalförbundet Svenskt Ambulansflyg – KSA) has chosen the Pilatus PC-24 to perform its medevac missions. The Swedish public service organisation has ordered six PC-24s, with deliveries set to begin in

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328 Support Services partners with Germany to form a new Leipzig based OEM – DRA GmbH

328 Support Services partners with Germany to form a new Leipzig based OEM – DRA GmbH

21 August 2019 – 328 Support Services GmbH (328SSG), the type certificate holder of the Dornier 328 aircraft, announced the formation of a new aircraft original equipment manufacturer, DRA GmbH, founded on the proud heritage of Dornier and Germany’s reputation

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Exclusive: Business jet crew ‘was complicit’ in alleged drug smuggling between Europe and South America

Exclusive: Business jet crew ‘was complicit’ in alleged drug smuggling between Europe and South America

The Gulfstream V was pictured on airport security cameras.   Members of the crew of a business jet impounded during a drugs raid at a major European airport in May are alleged to have been complicit in the smuggling of

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Waxing lyrical about Brazil

Waxing lyrical about Brazil

Goldman Sachs coined the term BRICs in 2001 to describe how Brazil, Russia, India and China had similar fast-developing economies. By 2010 they were meeting regularly and enjoying fast growth. They were also fast-growing markets for aircraft manufacturers. Now, things

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Shake it off

Shake it off

In the latest escalation of the US-China trade war, President Trump has accused Beijing of manipulating its currency which, the Trump administration claims, is giving China an unfair trade advantage. The last time Washington accused Beijing of manipulating its currency

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New Desert Jet CEO ‘aims to make the business a small giant’

New Desert Jet CEO ‘aims to make the business a small giant’

Desert Jet’s new CEO Jared Fox is on a mission. His aim is to focus his decades of aviation experience – spanning fixed-base operations, airport management, jet charter, aircraft management and consultancy – to expand the Desert Jet brand. “My

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JetSolution Aviation Group attained ISO 9001:2015

JetSolution Aviation Group attained ISO 9001:2015

Hong Kong, 19th August 2019 — JetSolution Aviation Group, the Hong Kong-based leading business aviation consultancy, proudly announced it has achieved ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Standard awarded by SIS Certifications, in the scope of Aircraft Transactions, Financing and Charter

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