August Henningsen, the CEO of Lufthansa Technik, remembers the 2000 Olympics well.
Private helicopter/airplane hybrids are winging our way.
For an Allied pilot in World War II, few sights were as fearsome as that of the German Messerschmitt Me 262, a speedy jet fighter known as t
In the sky above the Kalahari Desert, near the Jwaneng diamond mine in south central Botswana, one occasionally may spot an airship the leng
Five years ago, Honda Motor Co.
Just about every problem in our business,” observes JetNetwork COO Paul Svenson, “stems from the fact that companies take on too many clien
The Socata TBM 850 six-seat turboprop has been dubbed a “VLJ killer”—a plane that offers capabilities similar to those of the emerging class
Bombardier’s Skyjet, which offers flight hours on Bombardier Flexjet’s fleet of aircraft as well as on light jets from a range of operators,
JetPASS, the jet-card program offered by fractional operator Flight Options, has been making changes of late.
CitationShares, the fractional operator co-owned by Cessna Aircraft and TAG Aviation, is offering innovative, accessible incentives.
Now with 11 years of experience under its belt, Bombardier Flexjet, the fractional-ownership program offered by the manufacturer of the Lear
The German aerospace giant Grob made a splash at last year’s Paris Air Show when it announced its new Grob SPn Utility Jet, a light offerin
The Raytheon Hawker 850XP, which debuted last year, has been given new composite-construction winglets—vertical wing tips—to enhance both t
To build its high-performance, all-composite Spectrum 33, Spectrum Aeronautical pioneered a manufacturing process that involves a new carbo
Bombardier’s Learjet, Challenger, and Global brands already have significant market share, but the company is not resting on its laurels.
Embraer, a Brazilian company that had been building regional jets and military aircraft, branched into the executive-jet category last year
The jaunty little American Legend Cub first flew in March 2005, and in July it was among the first to be certified in the new light sport a
If you think the term “kit plane” applies only to little two-seaters that you build in your garage, Epic Air CEO Rick Schrameck wants you to
At the end of the day,” says Michael Green, president and CEO of Delta AirElite, “we can’t make our airplanes fly any higher or any faster
TAG Aviation, Cessna’s joint-venture partner in the CitationShares fractional-ownership program, also offers charter services, with more th
In 1964, Clay Lacy was the first to fly a corporate jet, a Learjet 23, to the West Coast (from Learjet’s base in Wichita, Kan.).
Older companies are sometimes perceived as dinosaurs lumbering toward evolutionary dead ends, but Executive Jet Management, a charter operat
CharterAuction has changed its name to Jets International, but its business model essentially remains the same.
AEXJet has grown far beyond its home in the Rockies.