Business Aviation

News and issues relating to business, corporate and private aviation, primarily regarding turbine-engine-powered airplanes and helicopters. Subjects include aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

April 15, 2021, 2:00 PM

Alphabet Organizations Launch SAF Oversight Body

Several leading aviation organizations today announced the launch of the Council on Sustainable Aviation Fuels Accountability (CoSAFA).

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Apr 16, 2021 - 1:17 PM
The Wichita-based maintenance tracking software provider will make its Digital Aircraft Records service available later this spring.
Telluride Regional Airport ramp with mountains
Apr 16, 2021 - 12:25 PM
Colorado’s Telluride Regional Airport (KTEX) became the first location in Colorado to continually stock sustainable aviation fuel.
Apr 16, 2021 - 10:50 AM
ACSF said the NTSB's Most Wanted recommendations will create a safer charter industry.
G700 Interior
Apr 16, 2021 - 9:56 AM
The sixth and final test aircraft in Gulfstream’s G700 program made its first flight yesterday.
Apr 16, 2021 - 9:48 AM
The designation enables Gary Jet Center to perform a host of authorized maintenance on Cirrus SR-Series piston singles and the Vision Jet.
Apr 16, 2021 - 9:20 AM
The pause on the J&J vaccination appears prudent since we must understand risk before making decisions on its use.
Sustainable aviation fuel
Apr 15, 2021 - 2:00 PM
Several leading aviation organizations today announced the launch of the Council on Sustainable Aviation Fuels Accountability (CoSAFA).
Apr 15, 2021 - 1:17 PM
Turbine engine maker Williams International has successfully completed a flight test of its FJ44-4 engine on 100 percent sustainable aviation fuel.
Apr 15, 2021 - 12:34 PM
NetJets issues its first biannual report on its global sustainability program launched last October.
Manufacturing
Apr 15, 2021 - 11:33 AM
The U.S. DOT has released a notice and set up a website to detail the necessary steps a manufacturer/MRO must take to apply for Covid relief funds.