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May 24, 2022, 5:48 PM

Electric Power, Pioneers Drive EBACE Panel

Eviation’s Alice and VoltAero’s Cassio make case at EBACE for all-electric and hybrid-electric fixed-wing aircraft

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Falcon 6X business jet at EBACE 2022
May 22, 2022 - 1:22 PM
Dassault returns to EBACE 2022 exhibiting a fully completed Falcon 6X and highlighting its progress towards certification.
A model of Bombardier's Ecojet blended wing business jet concept
May 22, 2022 - 10:30 AM
Bombardier's research and technology teams have been flight testing a scale-model of a blended wing airframe that could be part of a green Eco Jet design.
May 22, 2022 - 8:56 AM
On the eve of EBACE, Boeing names Erika Pearson, veteran commercial division exec, as new Boeing Business Jets president
May 22, 2022 - 2:00 AM
Piaggio has considered new propulsion systems for its P180 Avanti Evo twin turboprop, but has concluded a new airframe is required.
Textron Aviation mobile service unit with Citation jet
May 22, 2022 - 12:01 AM
At EBACE, the Beechcraft and Cessna OEM looks to build on its support assets in Europe while introducing new aircraft to the region.
May 21, 2022 - 3:47 PM
Wealthy people and sanctioned oligarchs in Russia are considering purchasing preowned domestic-made Tupolev Tu-214s and Tu-204s as business jets.
The camouflage-­style paint scheme underscores the HondaJet Elite S’s features, including new painting options, more range, added avionics capabilities, and cabin comfort features.
May 21, 2022 - 11:00 AM
Honda Aircraft presents HondaJet Elite S in EBACE debut and touts new concept jet plan as well as recent milestones.
Daher TBM 960
May 21, 2022 - 3:46 AM
Daher's new TBM 960 sports a more efficient Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6E-66XT engine with a five-blade composite propeller and digital e-throttle.
Designed to fit into the same airports as the 777, the 777X-9’s folding wingtips improve takeoff and climb, and cruise performance while minimizing the airplane’s footprint on the ground.
May 20, 2022 - 12:00 PM
BBJ Max return to service and forthcoming BBJ 777X propel prospects, Boeing reports at EBACE
Flexjet Embraer Legacy 500 on ramp
May 20, 2022 - 10:05 AM
Flexjet Europe is the first operator to install Ka-band on its Legacy 500 fleet.