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Gulfstream deliveries up 18% on 2013

Gulfstream deliveries up 18% on 2013

Gulfstream deliveries for the first half of 2014 were up 18% over 2013 shipments. Gulfstream shipped 77 aircraft to customers during the first half of 2014, an increase of 18% over the 65 deliveries in the first half of 2013.

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First Falcon 8X nears completion

First Falcon 8X nears completion

Dassault Aviation has joined the engines, fuselage and wings of the first Falcon 8X business jet. Dassault Aviationhas joined the engines, fuselage and wings of the first Falcon 8X business jet. Once all of the components are fitted, the manufacturer

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Business jets shine at 2014 Farnborough International Airshow

Business jets shine at 2014 Farnborough International Airshow

Not often at an international airshow does a smaller business aircraft manufacturer make the biggest headlines but it happened at the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow. Something rare happened last week at the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow. Piaggio Aero, manufacturer of

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CJI China confidence mini interview: Part I – The Financier

CJI China confidence mini interview: Part I – The Financier

With confidence in China apparently weakening, Corporate Jet Investor has canvassed the views of several key players in the region to gauge the long, and short term prospects. At the Corporate Jet Investor Hong Kong conference in June we learnt

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Textron Aviation deliver 36 business jets in second quarter

Textron Aviation deliver 36 business jets in second quarter

Textron Aviation delivered 36 business jets during a second quarter that CEO Scott Donnelly describes as ‘stable’. The Cessna arm of Textron Aviation delivered 36 business jets during the second quarter of 2014, up from 20 units for the same

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Piaggio Aero appoints Connectjets as UK sales agent

Piaggio Aero appoints Connectjets as UK sales agent

At the Farnborough Airshow, Piaggio Aero appointed Connectjets based in the UK as the exclusive agents for the Avanti EVO twin-engine turboprop for the UK, Republic of Ireland, Isle of Man and the Channel Islands. ALSO READ: Piaggio Aero appoints

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Confidence in China’s business aviation growth shows signs of weakening

Confidence in China’s business aviation growth shows signs of weakening

Confidence in China’s rapid business aviation growth is showing signs of weakening, as the country’s inherent issues show little sign of any short term fixes. The pace at which business aviation in China is growing is starting to be questioned,

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Boeing Challenger 604 MSA makes Farnborough debut

Boeing Challenger 604 MSA makes Farnborough debut

Boeing’s Bombardier Challenger 604 Maritime Surveillance Aircraft has made its European d├ębut at the 2014 Farnborough Airshow. Boeing has given the European debut of its new Bombardier Challenger 604-based Maritime Surveillance Aircraft to the Farnborough Air Show, held this week

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Cessna Citation X+ makes it to Farnborough

Cessna Citation X+ makes it to Farnborough

The Cessna Citation X+ makes its first transatlantic trip, before flying to the Farnborough International Airshow. Cessna’s new Citation X+ business jet, recently certified by the FAA, made its first transatlantic crossing in five hours and 33 minutes, as it

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Airbus Helicopters signs deals with three Chinese customers

Airbus Helicopters signs deals with three Chinese customers

Airbus Helicopters signs 123 aircraft over five years deals with three general aviation operators in China. Airbus Helicopters has signed a record order for 123 civil helicopters from three Chinese operators. The manufacturer announced the record order as German Chancellor

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