HondaJet ‘Experiment Over’ As Twinjet Earns FAA Certification

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Long in coming—its unique outlines were first sketched on the back of a wall calendar in 1997—the HA-420 HondaJet was awarded its FAR 23 Type Certificate on Dec. 8. At a large celebratory gathering in one the company’s spotless white hangars the following night, FAA Administrator Michael Huerta...
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