Honda Aircraft has begun flying its fifth conforming HondaJet aircraft, but its certification is likely still more than a year away. GE Honda pushed back certification of the HF120 engine that will power the HondaJet until later this year, which means most certification flight trials cannot begin until that point. Honda Aircraft continues to fly the aircraft, and President and CEO Michimasa Fujino says some of the work accomplished will count toward certification, but most of the ...

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