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A Q&A with Aerion – CJI London 2018

A Q&A with Aerion – CJI London 2018

Brief and very much to the point, interviewed by CJI’s Alasdair Whyte at CJI London 2018, Ernest Edwards was confident of the on time completion of Aerion’s supersonic corporate jet. Aerion and Lockheed Martin agreed on the AS2’s future development

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Aerion to develop AS2 alongside Lockheed Martin

Aerion to develop AS2 alongside Lockheed Martin

Aerion and Lockheed Martin have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore the feasibility of jointly developing the AS2, Aerion’s supersonic business jet. Both companies will develop a framework for all programme phases, including engineering, certification and production. Aerion

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Aerion in talks to lift US supersonic flight ban

Aerion in talks to lift US supersonic flight ban

Supersonic business jet manufacturer Aerion Corp is in talks with the Federal Aviation Authority about lifting the US ban on supersonic flying over land. The company is “not overly optimistic” that it will get the change it is looking for

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Aerion chooses GE for supersonic engines

Aerion chooses GE for supersonic engines

Aerion has chosen General Electric (GE) as its engine partner for its new supersonic AS2 business jet. The announcement ends two years of evaluations, with Aerion believing that the aircraft program has become a lot more credible now that the

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The need for speed

The need for speed

For busy executives, bankers and the rich and famous travelling between London and New York, the removal of Concorde from commercial service in 2003 was a major blow. For all its technical advancements and achievements, Concorde was a time machine.

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Flexjet orders 20 Aerion AS2 supersonic business jets

Flexjet orders 20 Aerion AS2 supersonic business jets

Flexjet has placed a firm order with Aerion for the delivery of 20 AS2 supersonic business jets. Aerion begins search for US factory location   Aerion opened its order book earlier in June 2015, pricing the aircraft at $120 million.

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Aerion begins search for US factory location

Aerion begins search for US factory location

Aerion have begun looking for a manufacturing site to build its AS2 supersonic business jet. Aerion opens AS2 orderbook High on the list of requirements is a supersonic test site within 200 miles, which the company says will most probably

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Sean McGeough joins Aerion Corporation

Sean McGeough joins Aerion Corporation

Sean McGeough is joining Aerion Corporation as regional vice president for the northeast US. He was previously CEO of Nextant Aerospace. ALSO READ: Aerion appoints Ernie Edwards as CCO Aerion says the northeast region is a key market for its

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Aerion opens AS2 orderbook

Aerion opens AS2 orderbook

The Aerion Corporation opened the AS2 aircraft orderbook at EBACE recently. The price for the supersonic jet is $120 million at 2015 prices. ALSO READ: Aerion appoints Ernie Edwards The initial 50 launch customers will receive preferential pricing and other

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Aerion appoints Ernie Edwards as CCO

Aerion appoints Ernie Edwards as CCO

Ernie Edwards has been appointed senior vice president and chief commercial officer at Aerion. He has responsibility for all sales related activity to the company’s Mach 1.5 AS2 supersonic business jet and will report to Doug Nichols, CEO of Aerion.

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