Headlines 2011

23/12/2011FIRST LINEAGE 1000 SPREADS ITS WINGS IN GREATER CHINA

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Embraer has delivered the first Lineage 1000 ultra-large executive jet to an un-named Chinese customer.

23/12/2011QATAR EXECUTIVE ENDS 2011 ON A HIGH

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Qatar Airways’ corporate jet division, Qatar Executive, has written another chapter in its success story following a year marked by fleet expansion, the introduction of its own dedicated maintenance hangar

22/12/2011EMBRAER DELIVERS 1ST US-MADE PHENOM 100 TO EXECUTIVE AIRSHARE

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Embraer delivered the first entry level Phenom 100 jet produced in its new US assembly plant to longtime customer Executive AirShare during a ceremony held in Melbourne, Florida.

22/12/2011SIGNATURE FLIGHT SUPPORT OPENS NEW FBO

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Signature Flight Support announces the opening of its new location at Frankfurt Main International Airport (FRA/EDDF).   The new Signature location operates out of the general aviation terminal and features the full suite of Signature Flight Support services.

21/12/2011FINAL GULFSTREAM G200 ROLLS OFF PRODUCTION LINE

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Capping a 14-year production run, the last super mid-size Gulfstream G200 business jet “ the 250th “ has rolled off the production line in Dallas.

20/12/2011A SUCCESSFUL YEAR FOR LONDON OXFORD AIRPORT

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London Oxford Airport continued to see its business aviation traffic grow throughout 2011.  The airport now supports around 6,000 business aircraft movements a year (15% of Oxford’s overall aviation activity).

20/12/2011HAWKER BEECHCRAFT CHESTER BEGINS SERVICING BEECH PREMIER AIRCRAFT

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Hawker Beechcraft Global Customer Support (GCS) announced that its facility in Chester, U.K., has begun servicing Beechcraft Premier series aircraft.

19/12/2011BOMBARDIER DOUBLES NUMBER OF REGIONAL SUPPORT OFFICES

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Bombardier announced that it has opened new business aircraft Regional Support Offices (RSOs) in Singapore and Sao Paulo, Brazil.

19/12/2011AVIDYNE DIGITAL AUTOPILOTS CERTIFIED FOR PIPER PA-46

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Avidyne Corporation, announced that they have received Technical Standard Order (TSO) and Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval of the DFC90 autopilot for Entegra-equipped Piper PA-46 Matrix and Mirage aircraft

16/12/2011SIERRA SETS NEW SPEED RECORD FOR LATEST FJ44 DELIVERY

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Florida automobile dealer Larry Phillips took delivery last week of aircraft #59 in Sierra’s series of re-engined FJ44 Citation business jets.