Business Aviation http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7385/more en Does Patent Application Reveal Bell’s eVTOL Design? http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/does-patent-application-reveal-bell-s-evtol-design <div class="node-body article-body">A U.S. patent application filed in January may provide clues to Bell’s design for an electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) air taxi.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/does-patent-application-reveal-bell-s-evtol-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/does-patent-application-reveal-bell-s-evtol-design#comments Business Aviation AW.com Business Aviation Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home North America Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:45:00 +0000 1837511 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Artist&#39;s concept of&nbsp;electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) air taxi:&nbsp;U.S. Patent and Trademark Office</p> Electrification Will Take Different Forms Across Aviation Sectors http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/electrification-will-take-different-forms-across-aviation-sectors <div class="node-body article-body">Aviation industry interest in hybrid-electric technology is growing as limitations of all-electric propulsion become clearer.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/electrification-will-take-different-forms-across-aviation-sectors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/electrification-will-take-different-forms-across-aviation-sectors#comments Future of Aerospace Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Commercial Aviation AW.com Electric Propulsion Global Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1836461 at http://aviationweek.com Rolls-Royce Fast Five: Fred Lewis, Chairman of Black Pilots of America Inc. http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/fast-five-fred-lewis-chairman-black-pilots-america-inc <div class="node-body video-body">Fred Lewis, Chairman of Black Pilots of America Inc. discusses with William Garvey, editor-in-chief of Business & Commercial Aviation his organization's purpose and goals towards educating young people about aviation.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/fast-five-fred-lewis-chairman-black-pilots-america-inc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/fast-five-fred-lewis-chairman-black-pilots-america-inc#comments Fast Five BCA Business Aviation Wed, 08 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1835731 at http://aviationweek.com European Project To Benchmark Hybrid-Electric Propulsion http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/european-project-benchmark-hybrid-electric-propulsion <div class="node-body article-body">Electric light aircraft manufacturer Pipistrel leads European-funded project to develop and test modular hybrid-electric propulsion architecture. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/european-project-benchmark-hybrid-electric-propulsion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/european-project-benchmark-hybrid-electric-propulsion#comments Future of Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Commercial Aviation AW.com Electric Propulsion Europe Tue, 07 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1835001 at http://aviationweek.com Pipistrel Silicon Valley Startup Targets Autonomy Software At Small Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/silicon-valley-startup-targets-autonomy-software-small-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Xwing emerges from stealth mode to reveal plans to bring autonomy to small general aviation aircraft and electric VTOL vehicles. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/silicon-valley-startup-targets-autonomy-software-small-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/silicon-valley-startup-targets-autonomy-software-small-aircraft#comments Future of Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Unmanned Aviation AWST North America Fri, 03 Aug 2018 08:05:00 +0000 1833751 at http://aviationweek.com Xwing Business Aviation Hub Westchester County Airport Faces Privatization http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/business-aviation-hub-westchester-county-airport-faces-privatization <div class="field-deck"> When public assets and profits converge or conflict </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A for-profit Republican is ousted by a Democrat who wants more public say in the future of White Plains, New York’s Westchester County Airport.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/business-aviation-hub-westchester-county-airport-faces-privatization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/business-aviation-hub-westchester-county-airport-faces-privatization#comments Inside Business Aviation Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Inside Business Aviation AWST North America Wed, 01 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1832811 at http://aviationweek.com Westchester County Airport EAA AirVenture 2018 Sets Records http://aviationweek.com/defense/eaa-airventure-2018-sets-records <div class="node-body gallery-body">More than 10,000 aircraft arrived at Wittman Regional and other airports in east-central Wisconsin for this year's show. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/eaa-airventure-2018-sets-records" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/eaa-airventure-2018-sets-records#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Defense Tue, 31 Jul 2018 20:00:00 +0000 1832731 at http://aviationweek.com EAA AirVenture Fuels Debate Over Electric Flight http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/eaa-airventure-fuels-debate-over-electric-flight <div class="node-body article-body">The EAA AirVenture event spotlighted emerging technologies that will affect not just general aviation but also the future development of urban transportation.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/eaa-airventure-fuels-debate-over-electric-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/eaa-airventure-fuels-debate-over-electric-flight#comments Future of Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Defense AW.com Business Aviation North America Tue, 31 Jul 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1832271 at http://aviationweek.com Maureen Spuhler/AW&ST Airshow Favorites at AirVenture 2018 http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/airshow-favorites-airventure-2018 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Many of America’s—and the world’s—best airshow performers can be seen at Oshkosh, as well as hundreds of ex-military aircraft now in private hands. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/airshow-favorites-airventure-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/airshow-favorites-airventure-2018#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Fri, 27 Jul 2018 20:40:00 +0000 1831621 at http://aviationweek.com Drones Make History at EAA AirVenture http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/drones-make-history-eaa-airventure-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">EAA AirVenture made history when no fewer than 60 drones took to the air for a synchronized light show that lasted nearly 15 min. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/drones-make-history-eaa-airventure-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/drones-make-history-eaa-airventure-0#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Fri, 27 Jul 2018 19:39:00 +0000 1831571 at http://aviationweek.com