The HondaJet is now available for charter

Date:
January 10th, 2017

It’s been over 30 years in the making, but the HondaJet is finally starting to becoming available for private charter, for the first time. Honda’s first foray into aircraft manufacturing, the clean-sheet HondaJet HA-420 is a Very Light…

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The new Gulfstream G600 takes flight

Date:
December 20th, 2016

The next generation of Gulfstream jets took a major step forward earlier this week, as the first G600 made its maiden flight. This is one of the manufacturer’s pair of eagerly-awaited ‘optimised’ long range jets, its first new…

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Will the supersonic Boom take flight in 2017?

Date:
December 6th, 2016

2017 may be the year that a new era of high speed passenger flight takes a supersonic leap forward. As earlier this month Boom Supersonic announced its prototype will take to the skies at some point late…

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The Global 7000 takes flight

Date:
November 14th, 2016

We were excited to see the latest addition to the impressive Bombardier Global family take its maiden flight last week, in Toronto. The Global 7000 follows in the footsteps of the Canadian manufacturer’s pioneering long range Global Express,…

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King Air Reborn: We step inside the new Nextant G90XT

Date:
November 7th, 2016

Last week at industry conference NBAA-BACE in Orlando, the leading remanufacturer Nextant Aerospace flew in their new G90XT for the static display. Our team was there to enjoy a close-up look at this exciting ‘new’…

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The private jet that puts the ‘air’ in Airbnb

Date:
November 1st, 2016

Many private jets have beds onboard and even small jets designed for shorter journeys have reclining seats, with space to lie back and relax. But for AvGeeks who live and breathe aircraft, the occasional opportunity to sleep during…

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NBAA 2016: The Cessna Longitude just got longer

Date:
November 1st, 2016

I and some of our US team are in Orlando this week for NBAA’s 2016 Business Aviation Exhibition & Convention (NBAA-BACE). And one of the items on our to do list is a good look…

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Gulfstream to stop production of the G450

Date:
October 31st, 2016

After three decades of service, the Gulfstream G4 family is about to take its final (production) breath, with the announcement last week that no more G450s will be produced after 2018. Manufacturer Gulfstream has decided to…

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Meet the PrivateFly team at NBAA

Date:
October 25th, 2016

NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition is always the global private jet industry’s most high profile annual event. And with PrivateFly growing so rapidly in the US, it’s a particularly important one for us this year. This year’s event is taking…

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Two new Learjet 75s at Biggin Hill

Date:
October 24th, 2016

Last week some of our team were pleased to be invited to London Biggin Hill Airport, for the unveiling of operator Zenith Aviation’s two new Learjet 75s. It was great to see this impressive pair of brand…

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