Aviation

The Falcon 7X flies faster, farther, and higher than any of Dassault’s other Falcon models. BMW Group DesignworksUSA planned out the cabin with passenger comfort and productivity in mind—especially...
The spacious Hawker 900XP is a popular choice worldwide with fractional programs and flight departments, and it has been gaining attention from some operators ready to "right-size" from bigger jets...
The popular SR22, which has dominated the single-engine piston market since its introduction in 2000, continues to incorporate user-friendly new technology and improve cabin comfort. Recent models...
This flight-card program offers 25 hours in your choice of aircraft from Flight Options' fleet. Prices start at $99,250 for the Hawker 400XP up to $183,625 to fly the Citation X, the fastest civilian...
The Gulfstream G150—the smallest jet in the venerable Gulfstream line—has continental range, capable of nonstop legs from New York to Los Angeles or California to Hawaii. The G150’s cabin is longer...
Diamond’s five-seater promises to have the largest cabin of any single-engine piston airplane. Buyers can choose either the lightly pressurized Super Star version to go farther, faster, and higher,...
Embraer followed up its popular Phenom 100 with the beefier 300, certified in late 2009. The center-aisle cabins share the same oval cross section, with more than five feet of vertical space, but the...
Adding vertical fins to the end of each wing on the Falcon 2000LX is a minor adjustment that achieves major results. The carbon-fiber winglets improve the aircraft’s aerodynamic capability enough to...
Cessna's acclaimed entry-level light jet, the twin-engine Citation Mustang, is big and powerful enough to satisfy those moving up from piston airplanes, yet still small enough that an owner-operator...
The XLS+, introduced in 2008, is the latest model in the best-selling Excel line, adding powerful new digital-control engines by Pratt & Whitney. With the roomy cabin of a midsize jet and the...
Based in Van Nuys, California, this is the largest fleet of charter aircraft on the West Coast. Aircraft are also based in Seattle and Denver.
In 2009, Diamond reintroduced its attractive little four-seat twin with new engine options, to replace the Thielert diesels that proved troublesome on the original 2005 model. Buyers now can choose...
The Citation Sovereign offers a nice mix of comfort, performance, and economy, but it is perhaps best known for its short-field performance. The jet can operate from runways as short as 3,640 feet,...
The first jet from Cirrus aims to be simple to own and operate and to meet the needs of the owner-pilot who flies for both business and pleasure. Like all Cirrus aircraft, the single-engine jet will...
The G650, now in development from an all-new design, extends the venerable Gulfstream line with even more range and a bigger cabin. With a top speed of 704 mph, the G650 strives to take the fastest-...
This newest addition to Cessna’s CJ line, providing a step up from the CJ3, started deliveries in April 2010. The CJ4 is a mostly new design, but borrows its efficient swept-back wing from the larger...
Cessna acquired these two fast piston-powered airplanes when Columbia Aircraft shut down, giving these popular designs a new home backed by a solid worldwide support and service network. Rugged...
The CJ3 evolved from Cessna’s popular CJ2 model to meet the practical needs of business travelers for economy and reliability. The single-pilot certification appeals to owner-operators and midsize...
Cessna’s entry-level jet aims to bring in first-time jet buyers and keep them in the Citation family as they trade up. Single-pilot certification appeals to owner-pilots and smaller companies with an...
The large-cabin G550, which won the prestigious Collier Trophy in 2003, combines impressive ultra-long range with innovative new safety enhancements.
Cards are available in 10-, 25-, 50-, or 100-hour increments in various levels depending on flight range.
Jet Aviation, a subsidiary of General Dynamics, charters aircraft worldwide, with five U.S. bases: Dallas; Teterboro, New Jersey; Palm Beach, Florida; Bedford, Massachusetts; and St. Louis.
The Hawker 4000’s construction from a strong but lightweight composite material is a first in the industry—just one of many innovative features on this jet, which is not a refinement of earlier...
XOJET has pioneered a hybrid type of charter/membership program, with custom products based on individual needs and guaranteed lowest-possible price for every trip. www.xojet.com
In the summer of 2010, Pilatus delivered its 1,000th PC-12, a number that shows the worldwide popularity of the versatile turboprop design. The big 330-cubic-foot cabin is useful for a variety of...
A simple online form at the Vitesse Aviation Web site lists options and prices for any jet-charter trip you need.
The Quest Aircraft Company launched in 2001 in Sandpoint, Idaho, with the aim of building a robust, reliable aircraft to meet the demands of mission operations—hauling heavy loads in and out of short...
This midsize jet aircraft seats eight in a 6-foot-tall stand-up cabin. Built from the company's proprietary lightweight composites and powered by new Honda engines, the S.40 will use up to 40 percent...
The S stands for speed, and in this version of its Acclaim, Mooney added a handful of tweaks to eke out about 6 extra mph from the engine and airframe. A three-bladed Hartzell propeller, plus changes...
Avantair offers access to its fleet of Piaggio Avanti twin turboprops with a selection of options from fractional ownership to block time purchases. The Avanti is fast and economical to fly, with...

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