Aviation

Acclaimed as the Pilatus PC-12 and its newer NG variant may be, they are single-engine turboprops, and so they have their limitations. Specifically, the 322 mph maximum cruise speed of the PC-12 NG...
With the recently unveiled Bombardier Challenger 350 ( www.businessaircraft.bombardier.com ), the Canadian aircraft manufacturer aims to stay ahead of the performance curve. Bombardier expects to...
Flaris , a new aviation company based in Poland, made an unexpected appearance at the Paris Air Show in June with its prototype of a single-engine personal jet, the LAR01. The all-composite design...
A range of diverse and innovative products were unveiled at this year’s annual European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition in Geneva. While the market is improving, especially in the United...
The New Falcon 2000S business jet is more agile than the 2000LX—meaning it can take off from and land on shorter runways—but it cannot cover the same distance. Its range is about 700 miles shorter...
Robb Report ’s Private Aviation Forum is where the members of our Private Aviation Advisory Board discuss the hot-button issues that directly affect jet owners, fractional-share holders, and fliers...
Icon partnered with Cirrus to produce the recreational, towable, carbon-fiber light-sport aircraft...
The Cessna Citation sovereign has always defied classification. Its coast-to-coast range, 12-passenger seating capacity, and 500-plus mph cruising speed can place it in the super midsize category...
Bigger, Faster, Better: Cessna’s new business jets—the Citation M2, Citation Ten, Citation Latitude...
The capabilities and cost savings associated with the Embraer Phenom 100 have made it the world’s...
The category-crossover aircraft from Brazilian manufacturer Embraer are changing the way the...
A descendant of the Savannah, Ga.–based manufacturer’s best-selling GIV line—which has more than...
The high-performance Gulfstream G150 burns 170 gallons of fuel per hour, making it the most fuel-...
Flying High: Two new jets from Gulfstream are taking the brand’s fleet to new heights. The G280 is...
Bigger, Faster, Better: Cessna’s new business jets—the Citation M2, Citation Ten, Citation Latitude...
Sentient Jet ’snew 25-Hour Card provides travelers in the United States, the Caribbean, and Europe access to all aircraft sizes and additional upgrades. The card includes 25 hours of flight time on...
The Flexjet 25 Jet Card program, operated by the U.S. air carrier Jet Solutions, has released a new flight card for the holidays that provides travel benefits and perks with Executive Golfer,...
With foldable wings and a light weight of 1,400 pounds, this plane can be towed behind a pickup...
Members of the Robb Report Private Aviation Advisory Board chose the aircraft recognized in this section based largely on each of the models’ performance, availability, average price on the secondary...
ARRIVALS | PLANES IN THE PIPELINE When demand for jets plummeted during the recession, aircraft manufacturers delayed development and production of new models. The recession also prompted many jet...
If not good times, these are at least better times in Wichita, Kan., home of Bombardier Learjet, Cessna Aircraft, and other business-jet and personal-aircraft makers. Here in America’s heartland, two...
Their clients want to feel at home even when they are 40,000 feet in the air, so private-jet interior designers create cabins that reflect the owners’ tastes and address their desires in terms of...
To remain competitive in the flight-services industry, companies have been updating and upgrading their fleets and expanding their offerings beyond fractional aircraft shares. Here we spotlight the...
Like most industries, private aviation is cyclical and susceptible to the vagaries of the economy and other worldwide forces. It plummeted during the recession and now, as the economy recovers, it...
Icon Aircraft , the Los Angeles–based producer of the A5 amphibious light-sport aircraft, announced that the A5 will feature composite components from original-equipment manufacturer Cirrus Aircraft...
NetJets , private aviation’s largest fractional-share provider, recently announced its Supplemental Lift Assurance program, which follows the massive purchase agreement the company signed with jet...
Flexjet by Bombardier , a leading fractional-share and flight-service provider, has teamed up with the Lake Austin Spa Resort, located on 19 acres about 30 minutes northwest of downtown Austin, Texas...
In early August, NetJets —the world leader in fractional aircraft ownership and private-flight services—opened a private airport terminal in Los Angeles, which has long been one of the company’s...
The newest aircraft fly faster, farther, and more efficiently than ever before. Read more of Robb...
Los Angeles–based charter provider Jet Edge is partnering with Wolf Worster Associates to bring passengers to over 100 vacation villas around the world. From an 8,000-square-foot ski chalet in...

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