The Bombardier Global 6000’s cabin is outfitted with soft Hermès leather and Loro Piana wool.
Sharing the common theme of innovation, here are the most noteworthy aircraft from aviation’s pioneering days through today’s advanced business jets.
The combination of a Mach 0.94 cruise—bizav’s top speed since the supersonic Concorde—and 8000-nautical-mile range makes it the king of business jets.
The iconic brand is gone, but Bombardier will expand its Wichita service facilities and convert some business jets into military aircraft.
Equal parts Ted Talk, Academy Awards and bromance, Bombardier’s handover of the world’s largest business jet to VistaJet was a cause for celebration.
Most private flights involve rescue missions. “It’s a war as opposed to a natural disaster,” says one relief organization about the secrecy.
The Isle of Man Cuts Russian Oligarchs’ Private Jets From Its Registry—Removing Access to UK, EU Airspace
Meanwhile, Russia has seized 500 foreign-owned private and commercial aircraft in a bid to save its domestic air network.
A Bombardier Global 6500 has been detained while the UK investigates whether it’s linked to oligarch Eugene Shvidler.
Cabin size and comfort level have become as critical as range and speed—and it’s a game of inches.