Aviation

The Crystal Cabin Award is to aircraft interiors what the Oscar is to films. Earlier this year, a couple days after the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for this...
The team at DesignQ , a boutique studio based in England, was challenged by BAE Systems to create a variety of irresistible new luxury interior concepts for a regional business jet. The third of...
Private-aviation-industry veteran David Rimmer is familiar with EOS Airlines, MaxJet Airways, and Silverjet—companies that offered all-business-class flights between New York or New Jersey and London...
When it comes to travel, we say go big or go home. This year the biggest trips are taking place high in the sky, with travelers flying from one spectacular destination to the next in the ultimate...
Mike McCracken doesn’t think the National Business Aviation Association—the industry’s advocacy group—does enough to promote the time-saving benefits that businesses can realize when their executives...
Last month, Minnesota-based Cirrus Aircraft launched G6 , the sixth generation of its SR range of single-piston airplanes. Encompassing the manufacturer’s SR20, SR22, and SR22T models, the new...
Top-flight aviation and A-list accommodation are one call away now that XOJet and the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group have partnered to pilot more convenient and carefree travel experiences. The...
For commuters tired of traffic, things may soon be looking up thanks to the Airbus Group’s Project Vahana flying car concept. According to a Reuters report, the Netherlands–based aeronautic...
Lauded as the world’s longest-range business jet, the Gulfstream G650ER is one of the fastest as well, having just set two new city-to-city records to ring in the new year. On January 10, the company...
Dassault’s Falcon 900LX business jet, which debuted back in 2010, recently underwent a preening, with the French aeronautics firm introducing an all-new upgraded cabin for the tri-jet airplane...
If you’re going on safari, or just getting away for the weekend, this concept plane by DesignQ provides the perfect ride. The U.K.-based design shop developed the Explorer for BAE Systems (a global...
A graceful sense of movement is the key feature of the new Airbus Corporate Jets Melody cabin concept . Intended for jets in the ACJ320neo family, the concept was created in-house and drew on years...
We’re all familiar with the inconveniences of commercial aviation: security lines, the interminable boarding process, cramped seating, and often-dicey Wi-Fi service, among others. Private flight can...
Are you up in the air about your favorite aviation story of 2016? Fortunately, there are hundreds of thousands of other readers just like you who have already voted with their clicks. Here, we have...
After flying through the air with the greatest of ease, the Gulfstream G600 completed its very first test flight, having successfully taken off and touched down at Savannah-Hilton Head International...
Breitling offers VIP customers a variety of thrilling flying experiences. Don’t touch this lever. It’s dangerous. Keep your hands on your harness. Pull this in case of an emergency, and your seat...
Cirrus Aircraft is well known for its high-tech single-engine airplanes, which come with a full-aircraft parachute as standard equipment, and now the company has achieved certification from the...
Helicopter enthusiasts with a propensity for the posh will be delighted by the MAGnificent interiors from Mecaer Aviation Group for the Bell 525 Relentless twin helicopter . Unveiled as a full-size...
The National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA) Business Aviation Convention and Annual Expo (BACE) may possibly be the most boring title for one of the coolest trade shows on earth. The annual...
Santa Barbara, Calif. – October 31, 2016 – Silver Air, the private jet manager and charter operator, has added another Gulfstream GIV-SP to the company’s Van Nuys base of operations. Silver Air has...
Fort Lauderdale, FL - October 19, 2016 - Air Partner , a global provider of private aviation services, is pleased to announce it will serve as a sponsor of The Blood Ball , an annual Halloween-...
The very first example of the Dassault Falcon 8X , the French aerospace firm’s new $58 million ultralong-range business jet , was delivered to European charter company Amjet Executive earlier this...
Hayward, CA, October 17, 2016 – Meridian, the award-winning private aviation company headquartered at Teterboro Airport, is pleased to announce that its new fixed-base operations (FBO) at Hayward...
Travelers to London have long enjoyed the convenience of London City Airport (opened in 1987), which offers the closest runway to the downtown business district. Now, the airport has added a first-...
Rules changes promise to streamline the FAA certification process for smaller aircraft, which should benefit buyers and owners, as well as the builders. Honda Aircraft had good reason to celebrate...
Gulfstream is showing off a new and improved cabin for the G600. Dassault Falcon is preparing to deliver the 8X. Bombardier continues to develop the Global 7000. And Cessna has kept the Citation...
The Cessna Denali turboprop has made its debut. Buyers are forming long lines for Pilatus’s first jet. Deliveries of the upgraded Piper M600 turboprop have begun. And a new plane from Mooney has made...
Purchasing a business jet is a special occasion, and Embraer treats it as such. The complete experience of buying a new aircraft from Embraer Executive Jets , the business-jet division of Embraer ,...
Everyone loves the perks of a private jet, but not everyone is a good candidate for ownership. Keith Swirsky, the president of GKG Law , gives the example of buying a $10 million aircraft that...
Robb Report ’s private aviation advisors identify the costly errors and tell you how to prevent buyer’s remorse. You've decided to buy an airplane instead of continuing to use charter services. Now...

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