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By following a difficult, stern and archaic regulatory and tax regime, the government is only discouraging industrialists from owning these resources by laying out a series of hurdles for their operation
“This is one of the most traumatic experiences that I have undergone, and I have sworn that I will never make this mistake again.”
Many of the aircraft in India are already capable of using GAGAN and some OEMs have offered to carry out updates for GAGAN compatibility, without cost
The Director and CEO of Club One Air, Bhupesh Joshi, while welcoming the revised draft of the National Civil Aviation Policy, talks to BizAvIndia about air charter business in general and Club One Air’s activities in particular.
Business jets serve as a business efficiency tool, enabling companies and executives to monitor their businesses
There are many reasons to fly by private jet charter, avoiding all the price fluctuations of commercial airlines and the rigmarole that is attached to it
Harris Poll survey released at NBAA confirmed that business aviation is utilised mainly by small and medium-size companies that typically fly turboprops or small jets to maximise employee efficiency...
Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) announced the launch of the new PT6A-140A turboprop engine and the PT6A-140AG variant – bringing the world’s most popular turboprop family to more than 70 engine...
Embraer Executive Jets announced that the Legacy 500 midsize aircraft has set two new world speed records for its class, totalling six in 2015.
The flight test aircraft arrived at Henderson Executive Airport on November 13 to join the G650ER, G550, G450, G280 and G150 in Gulfstream’s static display.
Textron Aviation displayed 11 of its commercial business jet and turboprop aircraft, including the public debut of the Cessna Citation Longitude super-midsize business jet (pic).
Beechcraft Corporation, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation, announced that it had received type certification from the FAA for the new Pro Line Fusion-equipped Beechcraft King Air 350i/ER turboprop.
Dassault Aviation’s new flagship, the Falcon 8X, also made its debut. Since first taking to the air last February, the three aircraft in the flight test programme have accumulated 380 flight hours over 185 flights...
Dassault Aviation introduced its proprietary Combined Vision System (CVS) at the show. The system, dubbed FalconEye, was presented on a Falcon 2000LXS on display at the show.
Honda Aircraft Company announced that it has completed all function and reliability (F&R) test conditions and is concluding F&R flights for the HondaJet.
Embraer Executive Jets announced the delivery of the first Phenom 100E in China. The aircraft will be operated by Wanfeng Aviation Co. Ltd, a subsidiary of Wanfeng Auto Holding Group.
The second PC-24 prototype (P02) took off from Buochs Airport recently on its maiden flight. The ‘Super Versatile Jet’ with call sign HB-VXB flew across Central Switzerland for a total of 82 minutes.
The HondaJet received type certification from the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on December 9, 2015.
Embraer Executive Jets released its 10-year market outlook for business aviation at the National Business Aviation Association Convention & Exhibition in Las Vegas, Nevada. The company forecasts a global demand of 9,100 new business jets, worth $259 billion.
The news that the Ministry of Civil Aviation has come out with the revised draft of the National Civil Aviation Policy, which we hope to see soon taking industry’s reactions into consideration, in indeed a positive step in the right direction. We keenly look forward to the great outcome out of the deserving emphasis being given to the regional connectivity.
As President of our Association, I would like to put in a certain perspective to a basic question: What is BAOA’s responsibility? It is of course to work for a better all-round business environment. But it is also to do our bit to lift industry morale, help create excitement, and, in our own small way, infuse a spirit of camaraderie within our industry, and so on.