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A mock-up of the spn, the upcoming light business jet from Grob Aerospace, displays one of the...
Cirrus Design cofounder Dale Klapmeier says that when he thinks of the Cirrus SRS sport plane (www...
Would anyone pay $80 million for a private jet that can reach 1,220 mph but is prohibited by...
As the jet soars over the California coastline, Dave Ryan grins. Ryan, a 10-year veteran of...
Photograph by Peter Aegeter
The origin of the phrase "have your ass in a sling" is a matter of debate. In his Encyclopedia of...
In 1995, Maurício Botelho embarked on a suicide mission. The engineer had been tapped to save...
The personal minijet now is on the arrival screen. Just as deliveries of very light jets (VLJs)...
Mike Van Staagen is a big man; he stands 6-foot-4, with broad shoulders and long legs. Not...
The fractional jet operator Bombardier Flexjet (www.flexjet.com), a recent Robb Report Best of the...
Photograph by James Lawrence
We are hurtling toward rust-colored rocks. But John McAfee, sitting in front of me, seems relaxed...
Three minutes after takeoff from runway 4 at Honolulu International Airport, at about 3,000 feet...
There is a good reason why the business aircraft made by France’s Dassault Aviation resemble...
On a March afternoon eight years ago, Swiss native Bertrand Piccard, then 41 years old, flew the...
Photograph by Victoria Arocho.
It’s like a waltz," says 25-year-old Eric Tucker, "like being on a dance floor, looking into your...
As an instructor, Steve Saleen might be better suited for the Bob Bondurant racing school, for...
The P-38 fighter plane known as Glacier Girl is expected to complete its mission to England in...
Bombardier Flexjet (see here) offers two flight-card programs. Skyjet (888.275.9538, www.skyjet....
HondaJet With its long, narrow nose and two jet engines perched on pylons above its wings, the...
Marquis Jet Marquis Jet cofounder and CEO Kenny Dichter provides a succinct reason why Marquis once...
Bombardier Flexjet (800.353.9538, www.flexjet.com), the subsidiary of the manufacturer of Learjet...

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