First HondaJet Flies

The first production HondaJet took to the skies for the first time June 27 from Honda Aircraft’s headquarters at Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro, North Carolina. The aircraft reached 15,500 ft. and 348 KTAS on the 1.4-hr. flight. More than 1,000 Honda Aircraft “team members”...

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