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HK Bellawings Awarded Robb Report’s Best Business Jet Operator for the Third Consecutive Year

HK Bellawings Awarded Robb Report’s Best Business Jet Operator for the Third Consecutive Year

With the world’s top operating standards, management procedures and meticulous customer service, HK Bellawings Jet Limited, the leading business jet management company, was crowned winner in Business Jet Operator category for the third consecutive year at the Robb Report’s Best

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IAI reaffirms commitment to Gulfstream G280 program

IAI reaffirms commitment to Gulfstream G280 program

Israel Aircraft Industries (IAI) has reaffirmed its commitment to Gulfstream’s G280 program. Under its agreement with Gulfstream, IAI builds the G280 in Israel and then flies the aircraft to Gulfstream’s Dallas facility where the interior is completed, and the exterior

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IAI considers closing plant that manufactures parts for executive jets, but committed to G280

IAI considers closing plant that manufactures parts for executive jets, but committed to G280

Israel Aircraft Industries (IAI) is considering closing one of its plants that manufactures parts for executive jets but remains committed to building the Gulfstream G280. The Beersheva plant, 100km south of Israel’s commercial capital Tel Aviv, produces parts for Gulfstream’s

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Piaggio declares itself insolvent

Piaggio declares itself insolvent

Piaggio, the Italian manufacturer of the Avanti series of turboprop business aircraft, has declared itself insolvent and has asked to go into receivership. The firm had faced a tough sales environment for its turboprop range recently, only selling a handful

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How do you solve a problem like Hong Kong?

How do you solve a problem like Hong Kong?

Hong Kong is regularly ranked as one of the top five places in the world to do business. But it is one of the least friendly to land a business jet. Business aviation was never factored into the airport’s original

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Hong Kong: Playing the slots

Hong Kong: Playing the slots

Hong Kong might be ranked the fourth best city in the world in which to do business, yet business-jet operators are finding it increasingly difficult to gain access to its airport. Business aviation movements are handled at the airport by

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Deer Jet  for sale as over-extended HNA Group looks for cash

Deer Jet for sale as over-extended HNA Group looks for cash

HNA Group is looking to sell Deer Jet, the largest business jet operator in China. The Chinese airline-to-hotel conglomerate is looking to raise cash to repay debt due in 2019. The company had hoped to sell Deer Jet for RMB3

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Luxaviation says it won’t be at EBACE 2019 because it is too expensive

Luxaviation says it won’t be at EBACE 2019 because it is too expensive

In an open letter to the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA), Patrick Hansen, the CEO of the Luxaviation Group, says that his company will not be participating in the 2019 European Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (EBACE) due to the

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Denzil White returns to Metrojet

Denzil White returns to Metrojet

Denzil White has returned to Hong Kong’s Metrojet, as the new managing director of the aircraft management and charter department. White had previously worked for Metrojet as its director of operations, before heading up HNA Group’s Hongkong Jet division. White

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New Asian Sky Group report looks into corporate airliner market

New Asian Sky Group report looks into corporate airliner market

Asian Sky Group (ASG) has released a new report looking into the corporate airliner market. Corporate airliners are based on regular airline aircraft but, rather than having a regular airline interior, they are outfitted to have a VIP interior. Although

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