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Global 7000 transfers to Wichita flight test centre

Global 7000 transfers to Wichita flight test centre

Global 7000 FTV1 has transferred to Bombardier’s Wichita flight test centre. According to flight tracking website Flightware.com, C-GLBO, msn 70001, departed Toronto’s Downsview Airport at 12:49 local time, and arrived at Wichita’s Dwight D Eisenhower National Airport at 14:59 local.

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Government of Poland orders two Gulfstream G550s

Government of Poland orders two Gulfstream G550s

According to a report by the Associated Press, the Government of Poland has placed an order for two Gulfstream G550s. The report states that the Government paid $108 million for both aircraft. Both aircraft are due to be delivered before

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Dassault hints at new Falcon launch in 2017

Dassault hints at new Falcon launch in 2017

Dassault Aviation’s chairman √Čric Trappier has dropped the strongest hint yet that a new Falcon will be launched in 2017. Speaking to Corporate Jet Investor during the opening ceremony for the new Falcon service centre in Bordeaux, Trappier said he

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PICTURES: Bombardier Global 7000 first flight

PICTURES: Bombardier Global 7000 first flight

The Bombardier Global 7000 flew for the first time on Friday November 4, 2016 from the manufacturers Toronto Downsview manufacturing facility. The flight lasted for two hours and 27 minutes, with the aircraft climbing to maximum altitude of 20,000 ft.

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Test: Which business jet are you?

Test: Which business jet are you?

Which business jet are you? Which business aircraft most suits your personality? Long range business jet like a G650ER You have a global outlook and are prepared to go far for deals or for adventure. You enjoy making a splash

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Lee Palm joins First Tennessee’s new structured equipment finance group

Lee Palm joins First Tennessee’s new structured equipment finance group

Lee Palm will head up First Tennessee Bank’s new structured equipment finance group. In his new role as as executive vice president and managing director of the new group, Palm will be based in Nashville along with most of the

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Indonesia opens up domestic flights to foreign registered business aircraft

Indonesia opens up domestic flights to foreign registered business aircraft

Indonesia has finally lifted a ban on foreign registered business aircraft operating domestically within the country. Under previous rules aircraft were allowed to fly internationally into an Indonesian airport, but then unable to fly on to another destination within the

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G280 sets Guernsey to Teterboro speed record

G280 sets Guernsey to Teterboro speed record

A Gulfstream G280 has set a world speed record on a flight between Guernsey and Teterboro. The aircraft covered the 3,216 nm / 5,956-km distance in seven hours and 26 minutes. During the flight the G280 flew at an average

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TapJets launching hail-a-jet app

TapJets launching hail-a-jet app

As on operator of 10 business jets, Eugene Kesselman, CEO of TapJets, found it frustrating to have aircraft sitting at airports doing nothing whilst they waited to fly passengers back home. He looked at data and saw it was not

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Citation Longitude makes first flight

Citation Longitude makes first flight

The Cessna Citation Longitude has flown for the first time. The two hour two minute flight took off from Cessna’s East campus, Wichita’s Beechfield Airport. During the flight test pilots Ed Wenninger and Stuart Rogerson tested the Longitude’s flaps, landing

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