21/10/2014PIAGGIO AERO INDUSTRIES BECOMES PIAGGIO AEROSPACE

In a change that embraces its illustrious past and bright new future, the aviation manufacturer Piaggio Aero today unveiled its new identity at the National Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition 2014 in Orlando.

21/10/2014PRATT & WHITNEY CANADA TURBOFANS CELEBRATE FLYING HOUR MILESTONES

Since Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) certified its first business jet engine back in 1971 – a JT15D-1 engine for the Cessna Citation – the company has emerged as a world leader in business aviation. In the last 25 years alone, P&WC has certified 100 new engines

21/10/2014SATCOM1 ANNOUNCED AS A RESELLER OF HONEYWELL’S JETWAVE tm HARDWARE FOR JETCONNEX

Satcom1, the complete satellite airtime and in-flight solution provider for VVIP, business jets and Head-of-State aircraft, has announced entering an agreement with Honeywell, the exclusive hardware manufacturer and business aviation

21/10/2014BLACKHAWK ANNOUNCES SCHEDULE AND PRICING FOR POWERFUL NEW 867 HORSEPOWER ENGINE UPGRADE

Blackhawk Modifications, Inc., announced special introductory pricing of $550,000 for its 867 horsepower new-engine upgrade for Cessna 208 and 208B Caravans.

21/10/2014BLR ANNOUNCES CERTIFIED PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENTS FOR WINGLET-EQUIPPED KING AIRS

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved a Flight Manual Supplement that certifies significant performance improvements for King Air 200 aircraft equipped with Winglet Systems from BLR Aerospace.

21/10/2014CESSNA CITATION X+ SETS COAST-TO-COAST SPEED RECORD

Demonstrating its rank as the maker of the fastest civil aircraft in the world, Cessna Aircraft Company announced at the annual National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention & Exhibition that the recently certified Citation X+ has set several city-to-city speed records

21/10/2014DASSAULT SELECTS GOGO BUSINESS AVIATION FANS SOLUTION

Gogo Inc. (NASDAQ: GOGO), a leading global aerocommunications service provider, announces that Dassault will offer a factory-approved solution to help Falcon operators comply with emerging FANS (Future Air Navigation System) mandates.

21/10/2014ROCKWELL COLLINS’ NEXT-GENERATION PRO LINE 21™ ENHANCEMENTS FEATURED ON BOMBARDIER VISION FLIGHT DECK OF CHALLENGER 650

Rockwell Collins announced that its next-generation Pro Line 21™ enhancements will be featured on the Bombardier Vision* flight deck of the Challenger 650* aircraft.

20/10/2014FLIGHTSAFETY NEW EMBRAER LEGACY 500 FULL FLIGHT SIMULATOR TO ENTER SERVICE

FlightSafety International announces that its new Embraer Legacy 500 full flight simulator will enter service at the company’s Learning Center in St. Louis, Missouri.

20/10/2014BEECHCRAFT ANNOUNCES PERFORMANCE UPGRADES TO KING AIR C90GTX

Beechcraft Corporation, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announced at the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention & Exhibition that beginning in Q4 2014, the latest model of the Beechcraft King Air C90GTx