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China wants to sanction US firms selling arms to Taiwan

China wants to sanction US firms selling arms to Taiwan

In the latest move in its trade war with Washington, Beijing is looking to impose sanctions against US firms that have been selling military hardware to Taiwan. China sees Taiwan as one of its own provinces, a province that will

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General Dynamics appoints Smith as Executive Vice President, Paddock as President of Jet Aviation and Casey to retire

General Dynamics appoints Smith as Executive Vice President, Paddock as President of Jet Aviation and Casey to retire

Falls Church, Va. March 29, 2019 – General Dynamics has appointed Robert E. Smith as executive vice president of the Marine Systems segment, effective July 1. Smith succeeds John P. Casey, who has informed the company of his intent to

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Gulfstream deliveries up in second quarter, grows backlog

Gulfstream deliveries up in second quarter, grows backlog

Gulfstream delivered 41 business jets to customers in the second quarter of 2015, three aircraft over the 38 aircraft delivered in Q2 2014. ALSO SEE: Gulfstream expands Brunswick service centre A 27 percent increase in large cabin deliveries from 26

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Larry Flynn to succeed Joe Lombardo at General Dynamics

Larry Flynn to succeed Joe Lombardo at General Dynamics

General Dynamics, parent company of Gulfstream Aerospace has announced that Larry Flynn will succeed Joe Lombardo as executive vice president when he retires in June, and will be responsible for Gulfstream and Jet Aviation. Mark Burns, president of product support

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Gulfstream launches the G500 and G600

Gulfstream launches the G500 and G600

At a special launch ceremony held in Savannah, Georgia, Gulfstream introduced its two new members of the Gulfstream family, the G500 and G600 business jets. Gulfstream announced the clean-sheet aircraft before a crowd of approximately 3,000 people. During the event,

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Gulfstream G450 orders heat up in Q1

Gulfstream G450 orders heat up in Q1

Gulfstream has revealed that it is starting to see a shift towards orders for its G450 private jet. Gulfstream’s parent company General Dynamics chairman and CEO Phebe Novakovic revealed during its first quarter investor’s call that the company is seeing

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Market analysis: Cessna vs Gulfstream

Market analysis: Cessna vs Gulfstream

If you want an example of the differences between the light jet and heavy business jet markets, just compare the financial results of Cessna vs Gulfstream. It may seem odd comparing Textron’s [NYSE: TXT] Cessna and Gulfstream, a division of

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General Dynamics names Robert Smith as president of Jet Aviation

General Dynamics names Robert Smith as president of Jet Aviation

General Dynamics announces the appointment of Robert Smith as president of Jet Aviation. General Dynamics, the owner of Gulfstream Aerospace and Jet Aviation, has announced that Robert Smith has been appointed as president of Jet Aviation, reporting to Joseph Lombardo,

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It is too early to talk about business jet recovery

No one likes a pessimist. Bears like Paulson (John not Hank) and Michael Burry who successfully predicted the collapse of sub-prime were criticised by their own investors before the meltdown. After the worst depression in almost 80 years it is natural to look for good news – especially if you live in a country that is effectively bankrupt like Iceland, Ireland, Spain, Greece or the UK. But just because things have been bad does not mean they will bounce back straight away.

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Bell sells 15 helicopters at Airshow China

Bell Helicopter announced purchase agreements for two Bell 429s, eleven Bell 407GXs and two Bell 206L4 LongRangers.

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