Articles in Aviation

On October 14, 1947, when an Air Force captain named Chuck Yeager flew a rocket-propelled Bell XS-1...
In 1949, a fellow named Molt Taylor, working in Longview, Wash., built a flying car. The vehicle,...
"Out of control at or below 10,000 feet: Eject.” Of all the warnings and cautions contained in the...
Near the end of a day full of speeches by scientists, entrepreneurs, and government officials...
You settle into a mini-suite, secluded by privacy barriers and flanked by mahogany-trimmed consoles...
Adam Katz, the genial, effusive founder of the New York–based aircraft charter operation Talon Air...
Bombardier’s Learjet, Challenger, and Global brands already have significant market share, but...
At the end of the day,” says Michael Green, president and CEO of Delta AirElite, “we can’t make...
Sentient’s Jet Membership program has tripled in the 22 months that CEO Steve Hankin has occupied...
We don’t sell just charter service,” says Blue Star Jets CEO Ricky Sitomer. “We sell flexibility...
People who charter aircraft often find that expenses mount in unexpected ways. Recognizing this,...
CharterAuction has changed its name to Jets International, but its business model essentially...
AEXJet has grown far beyond its home in the Rockies. Today, only 20 percent of its flights...
Since 1967, when the late Carl Hirschmann purchased some aircraft hangars in Basel, Switzerland,...
In 1964, Clay Lacy was the first to fly a corporate jet, a Learjet 23, to the West Coast (from...
Just about every problem in our business,” observes JetNetwork COO Paul Svenson, “stems from the...
Bombardier’s Skyjet, which offers flight hours on Bombardier Flexjet’s fleet of aircraft as well...
To build its high-performance, all-composite Spectrum 33, Spectrum Aeronautical pioneered a...
The German aerospace giant Grob made a splash at last year’s Paris Air Show when it announced its...
Some 20 years after it invented the fractional jet business, NetJets continues to dominate the...

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