Bombardier Flexjet (800.353.9538, www.flexjet.com), the subsidiary of
As the number in its alphanumerical designation indicates, the Cessna Citation CJ4 (800.
Delta AirElite Business Jets, the jet charter operation owned by Delta Air Lines, continues to enhance its flight-card operation, which it l
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As the plane readies for takeoff, a controller’s voice comes over the headphones: "We’ve got an experimental on the runway. . . Whoa!
Erik Lindbergh showed how far general aviation has progressed over the decades, when, five years ago, he retraced his grandfather’s most fam
August Henningsen, the CEO of Lufthansa Technik, remembers the 2000 Olympics well.
Private helicopter/airplane hybrids are winging our way.
For an Allied pilot in World War II, few sights were as fearsome as that of the German Messerschmitt Me 262, a speedy jet fighter known as t
In the sky above the Kalahari Desert, near the Jwaneng diamond mine in south central Botswana, one occasionally may spot an airship the leng
Five years ago, Honda Motor Co.
Finally—after years of design and R&D, missed deadlines, and revised timetables—very light jets (VLJs) soon will reach customers.
A newly formed racing organization flies in the face of the belief that sports are not rocket science.
During the last decade, the top two commercial aircraft manufacturers also have dominated the market for the largest corporate jets: Boein
On October 14, 1947, when an Air Force captain named Chuck Yeager flew a rocket-propelled Bell XS-1 plane faster than Mach 1 (about 760 mp
In 1949, a fellow named Molt Taylor, working in Longview, Wash., built a flying car.