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With Joby Aviation and ESAero, NASA has begun developing the LEAPTech all-electric airplane.
Deliveries of the new jet are expected to begin late this year...
Finished in December, the project took three years to complete.
In October, the Federal Aviation Administration certified Embraer’s first midsize jet, the Legacy 500.
With a dramatic flair true to the company’s style, Icon Aircraft unveiled the first production copy of its A5 light sport aircraft in July at EAA AirVenture, the world’s biggest general-aviation air...
The distinctive Italian-built Piaggio Avanti II twin turboprop is now available in an all-new version, with a boost in performance plus a reduction in fuel costs and noise. The Piaggio Avanti EVO is...
In June, the Cessna Aircraft Company delivered its first new Citation X+ jet, reclaiming its position as the producer of the world’s fastest civil aircraft.
Amphibious seaplanes have long been popular for sport flying, offering access to waterways as well as airports, but a new design from the start-up MVP Aero promises to expand those capabilities,...
CXC Simulations’ Motion Pro II is nearly the next best thing to driving a real car on a real track.
VistaJet, an international business-aviation provider headquartered in Zurich, added five globe-hopping Bombardier Global 6000 jets to its fleet early this year, bringing its aircraft total to 42.
When Pilatus introduced its very first jet, the PC-24, just over a year ago, it drew interest from around the world.
The Bell 505 Jet Ranger X evolved from a long line of helicopters dating back to the 1960s, and the Hurst, Texas, company says all those years of innovation and listening to customer feedback are...
The newest, fastest, longest-range Gulfstream jet, the $64.5 million G650, entered service in late 2012.
With the introduction of the Daher-Socata TBM 900 single-engine turboprop in March, the French manufacturer revealed that it had been working on the project for three years—and that the airplane was...
On March 12, Eclipse Aerospace announced the delivery of its first all-new Eclipse 550 personal jet, and the company plans to continue rolling them out from the assembly plant in Albuquerque, N.M.,...
Mooney Aviation has designed fast, efficient, single-engine airplanes since 1929.
To produce the G90XT, Nextant essentially remanufactures existing King Air C90 aircraft, which Beechcraft introduced in the early 1970s…
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...
Eclipse Aerospace has officially begun production of new versions of its Eclipse 550 personal jet. It features new computer systems, auto-throttles, and integrated avionics that offer synthetic...
Between World War I and World War II , the Waco Aircraft Co. of Troy, Ohio, specialized in civilian biplanes, which became a popular means of transportation for traveling businessmen, the postal...
The Bombardier Challenger 300 (514.861.9481, www.bombardier.com ) can take off in 4,900 feet of runway and climb to a cruising altitude of 41,000 feet in less than 19 minutes. It has a maximum cruise...
At sea level, the Cessna Citation XLS+ (316.517.6056, www.cessna.com ) can take off from a runway as short as 3,650 feet and reach cruising altitude in just 15 minutes. Those performance numbers are...
The capabilities and cost savings associated with the Embraer Phenom 100 (954.359.3700, www.embraerexecutivejets.com ) have made it the world’s most-delivered business jet in recent years (100 units...
The Cessna Citation CJ4 (316.517.6056, www.cessna.com ) entered service in late 2010 as an addition to the Wichita, Kan., manufacturer’s Citation CJ line. At nearly $9 million, the CJ4 is about $1...
Practicality, performance, and comfort are trademarks of the Hawker Beechcraft King Air 350i and 250 (316.676.5034, www.hawkerbeechcraft.com ) turboprops. The $7 million twin-engine 350i is at the...
The high-performance Gulfstream G150 (912.965.3000, www.gulfstream.com ) burns 170 gallons of fuel per hour, making it the most fuel-efficient jet in this category, and the one with the lowest...
Elbow room should not be an issue in the Hawker 900XP (316.676.0800, www.hawkerbeechcraft.com ) , because its cabin is 5 feet 9 inches tall and a full 6 feet wide, giving the jet a cross section that...
Capable of covering 4,600 miles when carrying four passengers, the Dassault Falcon 2000LX (201.440.6700, www.dassaultfalcon.com ) boasts the best range among super midsize jets. It can fly from New...
For globe-trotting passengers, a roomy and comfortable cabin is not just a luxury, it is a necessity. The cabin of the $49.1 million Bombardier Global 5000 (514.861.9481, www.bombardier.com ) offers...
The Cessna Citation Sovereign (316.517.6056, www.cessna.com ) is a bit of an enigma. Its price ($17.9 million), low fuel consumption (247 gallons per flight hour), and runway performance (it can take...

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