Aviation Week - Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News https://aviationweek.com/rss.xml en My Gulfstream G500 Initial: Reinventing How We Train https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/my-gulfstream-g500-initial-reinventing-how-we-train <div class="node-body article-body">Getting up to speed with the latest Gulfstream is a matter of adapting old philosophies with new. It has a flight deck for the iPhone generation.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/my-gulfstream-g500-initial-reinventing-how-we-train" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/my-gulfstream-g500-initial-reinventing-how-we-train#comments Business Aviation Piloting Global BCA photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965434 at https://aviationweek.com FlightSafety International Is Sim Training Sufficient?: What You Don’t Learn At The Schoolhouse https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/sim-training-sufficient-what-you-don-t-learn-schoolhouse <div class="node-body article-body">While Part 142 sim training is essential, it is clearly not all-encompassing instruction for safe flying.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/sim-training-sufficient-what-you-don-t-learn-schoolhouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/sim-training-sufficient-what-you-don-t-learn-schoolhouse#comments Business Aviation Piloting chart BCA North America Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965433 at https://aviationweek.com Accidents In Brief: Selected Accidents And Incidents https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/accidents-brief-selected-accidents-and-incidents-10 <div class="node-body article-body">Selected accidents and incidents, August and July 2019. The NTSB information is preliminary. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/accidents-brief-selected-accidents-and-incidents-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/accidents-brief-selected-accidents-and-incidents-10#comments Business Aviation Cause & Circumstance BCA North America Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965432 at https://aviationweek.com Fixated on Landing: The Dangers Of Ignoring SOPs https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/fixated-landing-dangers-ignoring-sops <div class="node-body article-body">All airline and most business aviation SOPs call for an immediate missed approach if the situation becomes unstable. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/fixated-landing-dangers-ignoring-sops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/fixated-landing-dangers-ignoring-sops#comments Business Aviation Cause & Circumstance Asia Pacific BCA photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965431 at https://aviationweek.com AIC Questions For Chairman Of Recreational Aviation Foundation https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/questions-chairman-recreational-aviation-foundation <div class="node-body article-body">Questions for John McKenna, chairman of the Recreational Aviation Foundation, Bozeman, Montana.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/questions-chairman-recreational-aviation-foundation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/questions-chairman-recreational-aviation-foundation#comments Business Aviation Fast Five BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965430 at https://aviationweek.com Signature Flight Support To Acquire IAM Jet Center https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/signature-flight-support-acquire-iam-jet-center <div class="node-body article-body">Signature Flight Support has agreed to purchase IAM Jet Center and its affiliated companies, complementing Signature's existing FBOs in the Caribbean. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/signature-flight-support-acquire-iam-jet-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/signature-flight-support-acquire-iam-jet-center#comments Business Aviation Intelligence Latin America/Caribbean BCA photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965429 at https://aviationweek.com Sky Trek Aviation Becomes Modesto Jet Center https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/sky-trek-aviation-becomes-modesto-jet-center <div class="node-body article-body">Sky Trek Aviation at Modesto City-County Airport, based in California, has new ownership and name—Modesto Jet Center—effective Aug. 1. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/sky-trek-aviation-becomes-modesto-jet-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/sky-trek-aviation-becomes-modesto-jet-center#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965428 at https://aviationweek.com Barrington Irving To Receive NBAA American Spirit Award https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/barrington-irving-receive-nbaa-american-spirit-award <div class="node-body article-body">Barrington Irving has been named to receive the NBAA's 2019 American Spirit Award</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/barrington-irving-receive-nbaa-american-spirit-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/barrington-irving-receive-nbaa-american-spirit-award#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965427 at https://aviationweek.com XJet London Takes Service To New Heights https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/xjet-london-takes-service-new-heights <div class="node-body article-body">XJet's FBO at London-Stansted Airport is setting new standards in luxury with its "tailored branding" service introduced in June. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/xjet-london-takes-service-new-heights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/xjet-london-takes-service-new-heights#comments Business Aviation Intelligence Europe BCA photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965426 at https://aviationweek.com Sheltair Breaks Ground For Rocky Mountain Airport FBO https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/sheltair-breaks-ground-rocky-mountain-airport-fbo <div class="node-body article-body">Sheltair Aviation broke ground for its full-service, 21-acre, state-of-the-art, $20 million FBO at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport on Aug. 15. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/sheltair-breaks-ground-rocky-mountain-airport-fbo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/sheltair-breaks-ground-rocky-mountain-airport-fbo#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965425 at https://aviationweek.com Latin America's Fleet To Grow By 790 Units By 2028 https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/latin-americas-fleet-grow-790-units-2028 <div class="node-body article-body">Over the next 10 years, customers in Latin America are expected to take delivery of nearly 790 new business aircraft, with turboprops dominating the market.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/latin-americas-fleet-grow-790-units-2028" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/latin-americas-fleet-grow-790-units-2028#comments Business Aviation Intelligence Latin America/Caribbean BCA photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965424 at https://aviationweek.com Bankruptcy Court OKs New Funding For Tamarack Aerospace Group https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/bankruptcy-court-oks-new-funding-tamarack-aerospace-group <div class="node-body article-body">Tamarack Aerospace has received U.S. Bankruptcy Court authorization to accept $1.95 million funding from a consortium of customers, vendors and stakeholders.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/bankruptcy-court-oks-new-funding-tamarack-aerospace-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/bankruptcy-court-oks-new-funding-tamarack-aerospace-group#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965423 at https://aviationweek.com Cape Air Receives Its First Two Tecnam Travellers https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/cape-air-receives-its-first-two-tecnam-travellers <div class="node-body article-body">Cape Air took delivery of its first two Tecnam P2012 Travellers following inspection of the nine-passenger aircraft at the manufacturer's production facility in Capua, Italy. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/cape-air-receives-its-first-two-tecnam-travellers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/cape-air-receives-its-first-two-tecnam-travellers#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965422 at https://aviationweek.com Wutong Aviation Signs LOI For 100 Guanyi GA20 Aircraft https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/wutong-aviation-signs-loi-100-guanyi-ga20-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">China News reports there are letters of intent for 100 of the four-seater Guanyi GA20. It is powered by a Lycoming O-320 engine and features Garmin avionics.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/wutong-aviation-signs-loi-100-guanyi-ga20-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/wutong-aviation-signs-loi-100-guanyi-ga20-aircraft#comments Business Aviation Intelligence Asia Pacific BCA photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965421 at https://aviationweek.com Dickson Sworn In As 18th FAA Administrator https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/dickson-sworn-18th-faa-administrator <div class="node-body article-body">Stephen M. Dickson was sworn in as FAA administrator on Aug 12. Captain Dickson retired from Delta Air Lines last fall after 27 years at the company.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/dickson-sworn-18th-faa-administrator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/dickson-sworn-18th-faa-administrator#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965420 at https://aviationweek.com Franky Zapata: A Father Of Invention https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/franky-zapata-father-invention <div class="node-body article-body">On Aug. 4, Frenchman Franky Zapata rode his Flyboard Air, a jet-powered platform aircraft he developed, across the English Channel from France to England. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/franky-zapata-father-invention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/franky-zapata-father-invention#comments Business Aviation Intelligence Europe BCA photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965419 at https://aviationweek.com Amazon Hopes To Operate Prime Air Drones Under Part 135 https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/amazon-hopes-operate-prime-air-drones-under-part-135 <div class="node-body article-body">Amazon wants to operate its Prime Air drone delivery service as an air carrier under FAR Part 135 and seeks relief from some requirements for a civil aircraft.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/amazon-hopes-operate-prime-air-drones-under-part-135" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/amazon-hopes-operate-prime-air-drones-under-part-135#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965418 at https://aviationweek.com Blackhawk Receives STC For King Air 300 Engine Upgrade https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/blackhawk-receives-stc-king-air-300-engine-upgrade <div class="node-body article-body">Blackhawk Aerospace has received a Supplemental Type Certificate to transform the Beechcraft King Air 300 into "the fastest King Air in the world." </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/blackhawk-receives-stc-king-air-300-engine-upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/blackhawk-receives-stc-king-air-300-engine-upgrade#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965417 at https://aviationweek.com Honda Aircraft Expands Greensboro Facility https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/honda-aircraft-expands-greensboro-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Honda Aircraft is expanding at its 133-acre site at Piedmont Triad International Airport in Greensboro, North Carolina, by adding a wing production facility. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/honda-aircraft-expands-greensboro-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/honda-aircraft-expands-greensboro-facility#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965416 at https://aviationweek.com Pilot Shortage Provides Opportunities For Training-Aircraft Builders https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/pilot-shortage-provides-opportunities-training-aircraft-builders <div class="node-body article-body">A pilot shortage is a problem for operators, but it is proving to be a bankable opportunity for those building training aircraft and related equipment.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/pilot-shortage-provides-opportunities-training-aircraft-builders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/pilot-shortage-provides-opportunities-training-aircraft-builders#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965415 at https://aviationweek.com FAA Grants Permanent Fuel Tank Relief For Citation Longitude https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/faa-grants-permanent-fuel-tank-relief-citation-longitude <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA has granted Textron Aviation permanent relief from fuel-tank requirements that have delayed certification of the Cessna Citation Longitude.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/faa-grants-permanent-fuel-tank-relief-citation-longitude" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/faa-grants-permanent-fuel-tank-relief-citation-longitude#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965414 at https://aviationweek.com Icon Aircraft To Slash Hundreds Of Jobs, Cut Production Rate https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/icon-aircraft-slash-hundreds-jobs-cut-production-rate <div class="node-body article-body">Icon Aircraft plans to cut hundreds of jobs and its A5 model production rate because of reduced demand and the loss of funding from its Chinese investors.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/icon-aircraft-slash-hundreds-jobs-cut-production-rate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/icon-aircraft-slash-hundreds-jobs-cut-production-rate#comments Business Aviation Intelligence Global BCA photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965413 at https://aviationweek.com Gulfstream Delivers First G600 https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/gulfstream-delivers-first-g600 <div class="node-body article-body">On Aug. 8, Gulfstream announced making its first G600 delivery to a customer, one month after the aircraft earned its FAA type and production certificates. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/gulfstream-delivers-first-g600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/gulfstream-delivers-first-g600#comments Business Aviation Intelligence BCA North America photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965411 at https://aviationweek.com Jet-A And Avgas Per-Gallon Fuel Prices: August 2019 https://aviationweek.com/bca/jet-and-avgas-gallon-fuel-prices-august-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">The tables show Jet-A and avgas prices from a survey of U.S. fuel suppliers conducted in August 2019.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/bca/jet-and-avgas-gallon-fuel-prices-august-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/bca/jet-and-avgas-gallon-fuel-prices-august-2019#comments BCA Intelligence BCA North America table Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965408 at https://aviationweek.com Readers' Feedback https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/readers-feedback-12 <div class="node-body article-body">Readers comment on previous articles.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/readers-feedback-12" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/readers-feedback-12#comments Business Aviation Readers' Feedback Global BCA photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965405 at https://aviationweek.com Gold Medal Performers: Opening The Door https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/gold-medal-performers-opening-door <div class="node-body article-body">Women in Aviation International provides the information, contacts, opportunities, guidance, encouragement and personal examples vital to success in aerospace.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/gold-medal-performers-opening-door" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/gold-medal-performers-opening-door#comments Business Aviation Viewpoint Global BCA photograph Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965363 at https://aviationweek.com Mary Gaffaney Calendar https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/calendar-5 <div class="node-body article-body">Aug. 19-22—AIAA Propulsion Energy Forum, JW Marriott, Indianapolis, Indiana. For more information go to <a href="https://www.aiaa.org/propulsionenergy" title="https://www.aiaa.org/propulsionenergy">https://www.aiaa.org/propulsionenergy</a></div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/calendar-5" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/calendar-5#comments AWIN ONLY Industry Calendar AWIN Global Tue, 20 Aug 2019 01:04:00 +0000 1965412 at https://aviationweek.com Honeywell Wins Engine Hardware Contract Modification https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/honeywell-wins-engine-hardware-contract-modification <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Army has awarded Honeywell International Inc. of Phoenix a $110,870,867 contract modification.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/honeywell-wins-engine-hardware-contract-modification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/honeywell-wins-engine-hardware-contract-modification#comments AWIN ONLY In Brief AWIN Global Tue, 20 Aug 2019 01:04:00 +0000 1965410 at https://aviationweek.com SpeedNews Defense & Space https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-1234 <div class="node-body article-body">RAYTHEON has $13.1m DARPA contract for an undisclosed research project.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-1234" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-1234#comments AWIN ONLY SpeedNews Defense & Space AWIN Global Tue, 20 Aug 2019 01:04:00 +0000 1965409 at https://aviationweek.com The Weekly of Business Aviation, August 19, 2019 https://aviationweek.com/weekly-business-aviation/2019-08-19 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 104, Issue 33</p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> <div class="field-cover-date"> <span>Cover Date:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2019-08-19</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 104 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 33 </div> </fieldset> Mon, 19 Aug 2019 04:00:00 +0000 1965375 at https://aviationweek.com