26/08/2008PrivatAir READIES FOR RUSSIAN SHOWS

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Over the last few years, Russia has rapidly developed one of the largest appetites for Business Aviation in the world, as an increasingly wealthy and unrestricted population has woken up to the advantages of flying privately. It is therefore hardly surprising that private jets are enjoying a rapid rise in demand. Indeed, last year PrivatAir witnessed a growth rate of more than 15 percent in the number of flights it operates on behalf of Russian clients.

26/08/2008GULFSTREAM RECEIVES EASA APPROVALS

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Gulfstream Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics, recently became the first Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) to receive approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for all of its aircraft equipped with the Gulfstream Enhanced Vision System (EVS) to obtain operational credit for continuing approaches to 100 feet.

25/08/2008ECLIPSE TARGETS FINANCIAL STABILITY

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Eclipse Aviation®, manufacturer of the world’s first very light jet (VLJ), announced a reduction in workforce as a result of its operational excellence strategy introduced by CEO Roel Pieper at AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, in July. Eclipse is reducing its workforce by approximately 38 percent, which includes temporary workers and people employed less than six months.

22/08/2008ExecuJet AVIATION GROUP RESPONDS TO GROB

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To clarify how Grob Aerospace GmbH’s insolvency will affect ExecuJet, Niall Olver, CEO of ExecuJet and Grob, released a statement. According to the statement, it is acknowledged that a close working association between Grob and ExecuJet does exist, the companies are separate entities and thus the insolvency of Grob has no direct bearing on ExecuJet.

21/08/2008PlaneSense STANDS BY GROB

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Following the declaration of insolvency by Grob Aerospace GmbH in the German courts, the PlaneSense aircraft fractional ownership program has decided to continue to support the Grob spn program.

21/08/2008CESSNA MUSTANG FLEET REACHES 100

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Cessna Aircraft Company delivered Citation Mustang unit 100 recently during a ceremony at the company's manufacturing facility in southeast Kansas.

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