Leonardo to install DIRCM on Bombardier Global 7500 aircraft

Leonardo is under contract to provide its Miysis Directed Infrared Countermeasure (DIRCM) for a Middle Eastern government customer’s new VVIP transport aircraft, a Bombardier Global 7500 aircraft. Miysis will be installed on a Bombardier Global 7500 aircraft, the first of its type to be selected by a government customer. The Miysis DIRCM will provide completeRead More

Stanton and Partners Aviation launches its new international headquarters in DIFC

Stanton and Partners Aviation, which is dedicated to the sale and purchase of private jets, catering exclusively to ultra-high-net-worth individuals, has launched its new international headquarters in Dubai’s DIFC. Stanton & Partners Aviation in Dubai’s DIFC, Founder Allan Stanton said: “As the world is on its way to recovery and mitigating the COVID-19 impact, investorsRead More

3rd Falcon 6X joins Dassault Aviation’s flight test campaign

A third Falcon 6X recently took flight and joined Dassault Aviation’s flight test campaign, moving the new long-range extra widebody twin a step closer to anticipated certification in 2022. The aircraft completed a two-hour maiden flight from Dassault’s Bordeaux-Mérignac final assembly plant to its Istres flight test facility in June, climbing to Flight Level 400Read More

Airbus kicks-off EBACE with another ACJ order

With virtual EBACE (Europe’s principal business aircraft event) Connect that opened recently, Airbus kicked off the news of a another Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) order. The ACJ319neo order is with an “undisclosed customer” which the European manufacturer said, highlights the market appeal for this aircraft that offers a unique flying experience with its spacious cabinRead More

DCAF partners with Click Aviation Network

DC Aviation Al-Futtaim (DCAF), a business aviation company with its stand-alone VVIP lounges and hangar facility, has announced it has entered into a partnership with Click Aviation Network. As part of the agreement, Click Aviation Network customers will enjoy a dedicated Click Aviation lounge, 24 hours on-site customs and immigration, ground support, conference room facility,Read More

Embraer presents semi-private configuration for its ERJ 145 jets as an aftermarket solution

Embraer is presenting a semi-private configuration for ERJ 145 jets as an aftermarket solution, which includes premium seats for the utmost comfort to passengers. The conversion will be possible through a supplemental type certificate (STC), currently under development by Embraer, and all ERJ 145 are eligible to be converted to a semi-private aircraft. Images:  EmbraerRead More

Gulfstream flies fully outfitted aircraft for the 1st time

The Gulfstream G700TM aircraft has flown for the first time fully outfitted and now joins the five other test aircraft already in the certification program. The fully outfitted aircraft took off recently and flew 3 hours and 36 minutes, reaching an altitude of 48,000 feet/14,630 meters and a top speed of Mach 0.935. The testRead More

European Business Aviation SAF Summit concludes with sustainable strategic plan

The first-ever European Business Aviation SAF Summit has concluded with a strategic plan for advancing the production, availability and use of sustainable aviation fuels in the region. The strategic vision which was presented at the end of the European Summit, speaks specifically towards the much anticipated upcoming legislative proposal by the European Commission called theRead More

Dassault Aviation accepts Red Dot prize

The committee determined that the cabin’s flowing lines and environmental engineering create a unique, healthful and productive environment offering a new level of personal comfort and space. It was also impressed by the clean, modern lines and layout of the interior and the small touches that particularly delight business jet passengers: easy-to-use fingertip controls, theRead More

Bombardier’s demonstration aircraft operations team earns highest accreditation for enhanced safety culture

Bombardier announced recently that its demonstration aircraft operations team has once again earned the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Stage 3 accreditation for its ongoing commitment to the implementation of a robust safety culture. Stage 3 designation is the highest level of recognition issued by the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC), and thisRead More