Aviation Week - Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News http://aviationweek.com/rss.xml en Business Aircraft Demand To Stay Soft, Lenders, Brokers Say http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/business-aircraft-demand-stay-soft-lenders-brokers-say <div class="node-body article-body">Wall Street brokers and business jet lenders told a recent JetNet iQ conference on business jets that they expect business aircraft demand to remain soft in the near-term, with no clear indication of when recovery will occur. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/business-aircraft-demand-stay-soft-lenders-brokers-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/business-aircraft-demand-stay-soft-lenders-brokers-say#comments AWIN_BizAv Forecasts/Industry Data AWIN North America Business Aviation Top Stories Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:45:00 +0000 1515051 at http://aviationweek.com G650: Gulfstream Top 50 Business Aviation Airports Worldwide in August 2016 http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/top-50-business-aviation-airports-worldwide-august-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Teterboro Airport again was the business aviation airport viewed more than any other by acukwik.com users.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/top-50-business-aviation-airports-worldwide-august-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/top-50-business-aviation-airports-worldwide-august-2016#comments Business Aviation Airports AWIN Global Tue, 27 Sep 2016 03:27:00 +0000 1515981 at http://aviationweek.com X-Planes | Reusable Launchers http://aviationweek.com/x-planes-reusable-launchers <div class="field-content-source"> <span>Content Source:&nbsp;</span> <a href="/aviation-week-space-technology">Aviation Week &amp; Space Technology</a> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"> </fieldset> <div class="node-body curated_topic-body"></div> <div class="field-image-roundup"> <span>Roundup Cover Image:&nbsp;</span> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_roundup" width="595" height="595" alt="" src="http://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2016/09/AW_09_26_2016_AWST_RoundupCover.jpg?1474586503" /> </div> AWST Roundups Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:45:00 +0000 1515031 at http://aviationweek.com Kendall: Another DIU(X) Office Coming http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/kendall-another-diux-office-coming <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Pentagon acquisition czar Frank Kendall says another field office for outreach to the technology sector will open later this year like the offices already opened in Silicon Valley and Boston. Speaking at the ComDef 2016 conference in Washington earlier this month, Kendall listed the new office, another Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIU(X)) branch, as one of his last task items this year before the Obama administration ends and he may&mdash;or may not&mdash;leave office with it. He did not say where the new office will open.</p></div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/kendall-another-diux-office-coming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/kendall-another-diux-office-coming#comments AWIN ONLY Funding & Policy AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:35:00 +0000 1515641 at http://aviationweek.com SpeedNews Defense & Space http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-490 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>U.S. NAVY&rsquo;s MQ-4C Triton UAV received DOD milestone C approval Sept. 22.</p> <p>DRS NETWORK AND IMAGING SYSTEMS has $339.3m U.S. Army contract for Joint Effects Targeting System. Work to be complete Sept. 21, 2021.</p> <p>RAYTHEON declared quarterly cash dividend of $0.7325 per outstanding share of common stock, payable on Nov. 10 to shareholders of record as of close of business Oct. 5.</p> <p>NEW MEXICO SPACEPORT AUTHORITY Board of Directors selected Daniel Hicks as new chief executive officer of SPACEPORT AMERICA, NM.</p></div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-490" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-490#comments AWIN ONLY SpeedNews Defense & Space AWIN Global Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:35:00 +0000 1515581 at http://aviationweek.com Upcoming Events http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-384 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>To list an event, send information in calendar format to Donna Thomas at <a href="mailto:donna.thomas@aviationweek.com">donna.thomas@aviationweek.com</a>. For a complete list of Aviation Week Network&rsquo;s upcoming events, and to register, visit <a href="http://www.aviationweek.com/events" title="www.aviationweek.com/events">www.aviationweek.com/events</a> (Bold type indicates new calendar listing.)</p> <p>Sept. 27-29&mdash;International Powered Lift Conference (IPLC). For more information go to <a href="http://www.vtol.org/events/international-powered-lift-conference-iplc" title="www.vtol.org/events/international-powered-lift-conference-iplc">www.vtol.org/events/international-powered-lift-conference-iplc</a></p></div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-384" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-384#comments AWIN ONLY Calendar of Events AWIN Global Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:36:00 +0000 1515471 at http://aviationweek.com Upcoming Events http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-383 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>To list an event, send information in calendar format to Donna Thomas at <a href="mailto:donna.thomas@aviationweek.com">donna.thomas@aviationweek.com</a>. For a complete list of Aviation Week Network&rsquo;s upcoming events, and to register, visit <a href="http://www.aviationweek.com/events" title="www.aviationweek.com/events">www.aviationweek.com/events</a> (Bold type indicates new calendar listing.)</p> <p>Sept. 27-29&mdash;MRO Asia-Pacific 2016, Singapore Expo Convention and Exhibition Centre, Singapore, <a href="http://www.awin.aviationweek.com/events" title="www.awin.aviationweek.com/events">www.awin.aviationweek.com/events</a></p></div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-383" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-383#comments AWIN ONLY Calendar of Events AWIN Global Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:36:00 +0000 1515461 at http://aviationweek.com SpeedNews Aircraft & Engines Marketplace http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-aircraft-engines-marketplace-21 <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2016/09/23/avd_09_26_2016_speed.pdf">View the SpeedNews Aircraft &amp; Engines Marketplace Chart in PDF format.</a></p> </div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-aircraft-engines-marketplace-21#comments AWIN ONLY Industry Data chart Global Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:36:00 +0000 1515451 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Scheduled Passenger Airline Full-Time Equivalent Employees By Month 2012-2016 http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/us-scheduled-passenger-airline-full-time-equivalent-employees-month-2012-2016 <div class="field-byline"> Bureau of Transporttation Statistics </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2016/09/23/avd_09_26_2016_cht.pdf">View the U.S. Scheduled Passenger Airline Full-Time Equivalent Employees By Month 2012-2016 Chart in PDF format.</a></p> </div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/us-scheduled-passenger-airline-full-time-equivalent-employees-month-2012-2016#comments AWIN ONLY Industry Data chart Global Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:36:00 +0000 1515441 at http://aviationweek.com NASA Seeks Electric Aircraft Propulsion Concepts http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/nasa-seeks-electric-aircraft-propulsion-concepts-0 <div class="node-body article-body">NASA is seeking ideas for electric-aircraft flight demonstrators to support efforts to develop technology that can help the aviation industry transition to low-carbon propulsion over the next 20 years.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/nasa-seeks-electric-aircraft-propulsion-concepts-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/nasa-seeks-electric-aircraft-propulsion-concepts-0#comments AWIN_Commercial Programs AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:47:00 +0000 1515731 at http://aviationweek.com <p>X-57 Maxwell</p> NASA Upcoming Events http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-385 <div class="node-body article-body">Oct. 4-5—SpeedNews 21st Annual Business & General Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference (BGA), Jonathan Club, Los Angeles, California, <a href="http://www.aviationweek.com/events" title="www.aviationweek.com/events">www.aviationweek.com/events</a></div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-385" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-385#comments AWIN ONLY Calendar AWIN Global Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515971 at http://aviationweek.com Appointments http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/appointments-112 <div class="node-body article-body">Dave Edwards and Tom Wells have joined the board of directors of Synergy Aviation.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/appointments-112" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/appointments-112#comments AWIN ONLY Appointments AWIN Europe North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515961 at http://aviationweek.com Airworthiness Directives http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airworthiness-directives-109 <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for Agusta S.p.A. (Agusta) Model A109A, A109A II, A109C, A109E, A109K2, A109S, and ...</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airworthiness-directives-109" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airworthiness-directives-109#comments AWIN ONLY Airworthiness Directives AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515951 at http://aviationweek.com Advertise In The Weekly of Business Aviation http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertise-weekly-business-aviation-4 <div class="node-body article-body">For information about placing Classified Advertising in BA’s Marketplace Section, please contact Elizabeth Zlitni at+1 (913) 967-1348.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertise-weekly-business-aviation-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertise-weekly-business-aviation-4#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515941 at http://aviationweek.com Bookajet Adds Two Business Jets To Fleet http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/bookajet-adds-two-business-jets-fleet <div class="node-body article-body">Bookajet has added an Embraer Legacy 650 and a Premier 1 light jet to its managed fleet of 12 business jets.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/bookajet-adds-two-business-jets-fleet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/bookajet-adds-two-business-jets-fleet#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN Europe Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515921 at http://aviationweek.com Tru Simulation Expanding Florida Facility http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/tru-simulation-expanding-florida-facility <div class="node-body article-body">TRU Simulation + Training has entered the second phase of expansion for its Pilot Training Center in Lutz, Florida.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/tru-simulation-expanding-florida-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/tru-simulation-expanding-florida-facility#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515911 at http://aviationweek.com FAA Proposes $892.5K Safety Fine Against Air Methods http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/faa-proposes-8925k-safety-fine-against-air-methods <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA has proposed a $892,500 civil penalty against Air Methods Corp. of Englewood, Colorado, for allegedly ...</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/faa-proposes-8925k-safety-fine-against-air-methods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/faa-proposes-8925k-safety-fine-against-air-methods#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515901 at http://aviationweek.com Rectrix Selects Worcester Regional Airport As Base of Operations http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/rectrix-selects-worcester-regional-airport-base-operations <div class="node-body article-body">Rectrix Commercial Aviation Services, a private jet operator in Bedford, Massachusetts, has selected Worcester Regional Airport as its ...</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/rectrix-selects-worcester-regional-airport-base-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/rectrix-selects-worcester-regional-airport-base-operations#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515891 at http://aviationweek.com Avflight Acquires JPS Aviation http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/avflight-acquires-jps-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">Avflight Corp. has acquired JPS Aviation at the Monroe Regional Airport and is ...</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/avflight-acquires-jps-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/avflight-acquires-jps-aviation#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515881 at http://aviationweek.com Belite Offers New Turn Coordinator http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/belite-offers-new-turn-coordinator <div class="node-body article-body">Belite Enterprises has released a new electric turn coordinator weighing 1.8 oz. and is thinner than a quarter.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/belite-offers-new-turn-coordinator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/belite-offers-new-turn-coordinator#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515871 at http://aviationweek.com Tru Simulation Expands Training Options http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/tru-simulation-expands-training-options <div class="node-body article-body">TRU Simulation + Training customers of its ProFlight pilot training program for King Air 350 may train at home through its ...</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/tru-simulation-expands-training-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/tru-simulation-expands-training-options#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515861 at http://aviationweek.com Hartzell 5-Blade Prop Now On 30% Of TBM Fleet http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/hartzell-5-blade-prop-now-30-tbm-fleet <div class="node-body article-body">Hartzell Propeller has delivered 230 five-blade propellers for Daher 700/850/900/930 aircraft since the FAA’s approval in 2014.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/hartzell-5-blade-prop-now-30-tbm-fleet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/hartzell-5-blade-prop-now-30-tbm-fleet#comments AWIN ONLY Africa Business Aviation Brief AWIN Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515851 at http://aviationweek.com West Star Earns FAA Approval On Lear 60 Equipment http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/west-star-earns-faa-approval-lear-60-equipment <div class="node-body article-body">West Star Aviation has received FAA approval on its Lear 60 Future Air Navigation Systems’ supplemental type certificate. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/west-star-earns-faa-approval-lear-60-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/west-star-earns-faa-approval-lear-60-equipment#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515841 at http://aviationweek.com Bell Delivers Fourth Bell 407 To South Africa http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/bell-delivers-fourth-bell-407-south-africa <div class="node-body article-body">Bell Helicopter has delivered its fourth Bell 407GXP to a customer in South Africa. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/bell-delivers-fourth-bell-407-south-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/bell-delivers-fourth-bell-407-south-africa#comments AWIN ONLY Africa Business Aviation Brief AWIN Europe Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515831 at http://aviationweek.com Duncan To Host NextGen Seminar http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/duncan-host-nextgen-seminar <div class="node-body article-body">Duncan Aviation is hosting a free NextGen seminar from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. CDT on. Oct. 13 at the Inn at Opryland in Nashville.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/duncan-host-nextgen-seminar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/duncan-host-nextgen-seminar#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515821 at http://aviationweek.com Air Capital Interiors Expands Services http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/air-capital-interiors-expands-services <div class="node-body article-body">Air Capital Interiors in Wichita has received FAA approval for Citation III/VI/VII, Beechjet/Hawker 400 and Hawker 4000 aircraft to be covered under ...</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/air-capital-interiors-expands-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/air-capital-interiors-expands-services#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515811 at http://aviationweek.com Wheels Up Launches Teal Plane To Fight Ovarian Cancer http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/wheels-launches-teal-plane-fight-ovarian-cancer <div class="node-body article-body">Wheels Up has launched Wheels Up Cares to raise awareness and funds to fight ...</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/wheels-launches-teal-plane-fight-ovarian-cancer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/wheels-launches-teal-plane-fight-ovarian-cancer#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515801 at http://aviationweek.com EAN Aviation Reactivates FBO Radio Frequency http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/ean-aviation-reactivates-fbo-radio-frequency <div class="node-body article-body">EAN Aviation, based in Lagos, has reactivated its FBO radio frequency. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/ean-aviation-reactivates-fbo-radio-frequency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/ean-aviation-reactivates-fbo-radio-frequency#comments AWIN ONLY Africa Business Aviation Brief AWIN Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515791 at http://aviationweek.com Satcom Direct Acquires AircraftLogs http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/satcom-direct-acquires-aircraftlogs <div class="node-body article-body">Satcom Direct has acquired AircraftLogs, a supplier of web-based aviation data management services for ...</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/satcom-direct-acquires-aircraftlogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/satcom-direct-acquires-aircraftlogs#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN North America Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515781 at http://aviationweek.com Zenith Aviation To Add Two Learjet 75 Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/zenith-aviation-add-two-learjet-75-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Zenith Aviation, a charter operator based in London, is adding two new Learjet 75 aircraft to its fleet in Europe as it expands and ...</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/zenith-aviation-add-two-learjet-75-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/zenith-aviation-add-two-learjet-75-aircraft#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Brief AWIN Europe Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:05:00 +0000 1515771 at http://aviationweek.com