New Personal, Very Light And Light Jets
Eclipse’s Project Canada, the prospective EA700, takes a rain check from these pages until the 59th-min. rescuers of the company, in May, clarify their intentions. The forlorn residuum comprises one exhibiting a marked reluctance to fly, another for which certification is but a distant aspiration, and a returnee, torn between China and Russia.
Very Light and Light Jets
In the wake of last December’s certification of the Pilatus PC-24, there is little to report from this niche of the business aircraft market. True, the Enhanced version of the Embraer Phenom 300 and the Elite model of the HondaJet have both been announced; but as simple “tweaks” they have rapidly been signed off and are, even now, in customers’ hands. Like a contemplative chess master, SyberJet spends long periods in a state of apparent dormancy; it returns to this survey, following recent indications of movement.