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Pictures: Cessna CJ3 N300ET over-runs runway and ends up in a pond

Pictures: Cessna CJ3 N300ET over-runs runway and ends up in a pond

A Cessna CitationJet CJ3 N300ET ended up in a pond, after apparently over-running a Florida runway. A Cessna CitationJet CJ3 (msn 525B-0014 / N300ET, built in 2005) has over-run the runway at Spruce Creek, Florida, coming to rest in a

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Gulfstream is happy for owners flipping G650s

Gulfstream is happy for owners flipping G650s

Gulfstream says it is pleased that G650 owners are able to get value from their aircraft. Gulfstream Aerospace says that sales for its $64.5 million flagship private jet, the Gulfstream G650, have not been affected by owners re-selling – or

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Textron Aviation lays off 750 staff across Beechcraft and Cessna

Textron Aviation lays off 750 staff across Beechcraft and Cessna

Textron Aviation has laid off 750 staff, as the restructuring of the newly-created umbrella company begins to take shape. Textron Aviation, the newly formed parent company of Beechcraft and Cessna, has began laying off 750 members of staff, as the

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Marshall Aviation eyes £100 million business aviation turnover

Marshall Aviation eyes £100 million business aviation turnover

Steve Jones, the head of Marhsall’s business aviation activity, set out a number of targets during a pre-EBACE briefing. At a pre-EBACE briefing held at the Cambridge headquarters of the Marshall Group, Steve Jones, managing director of Marshall Aviation Services, set

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Hawker 700A crashes into building in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico

Hawker 700A crashes into building in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico

A 1983-build Hawker 700A private jet (msn 257191 / XA-UKR) was involved in a fatal accident, which occurred in the state of Coahuil, Mexico on the evening of 19 April 2014. The aircraft crashed while on final approach to Saltillo-Plan

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Minsheng Financial Leasing orders 60 Gulfstream jets

Minsheng Financial Leasing orders 60 Gulfstream jets

Minsheng Financial Leasing has placed an order with Gulfstream that could see the Savannah-based airframer deliver up to 60 aircraft to China. The order, placed in the fourth quarter of 2013, covers G280s, G450s, G550s and G650s, although the majority

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ABACE 2014 Live News: Day Two

ABACE 2014 Live News: Day Two

Follow what’s happening at ABACE 2014 in Shanghai with Corporate Jet Investor’s live news feed. Please remember to refresh the page for updates. It’s the second day of ABACE 2014 and the fourth edition of the annual business aviation event.

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Gulfstream set to deliver first Chinese G280 to Mandarin Air

Gulfstream set to deliver first Chinese G280 to Mandarin Air

Almost a year after gaining Chinese certification, Gulfstream is set to deliver the first of its G280s to a Chinese customer. Gulfstream will deliver the first Chinese G280 later in April, with Beijing-based operator Mandarin Air set to receive the

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Minsheng Financial Leasing unveiled as Challenger 350 customer

Minsheng Financial Leasing unveiled as Challenger 350 customer

China’s Minsheng Financial Leasing have been unveiled by Bombardier as the previously unannounced customer behind a December 2013 order for 10 Challenger 350s. Chinese financial lessor Minsheng has came forward as the previously unannounced customer for an order placed with

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ABACE 2014 Live News: Day One

ABACE 2014 Live News: Day One

Follow the news from ABACE 2014 in Shanghai with Corporate Jet Investor’s live coverage. Please remember to refresh the page for updates. ABACE 2014 sees Asia’s biggest business aviation event return to Shanghai for its fourth year. Corporate Jet Investor

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