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March 3, 2021, 11:06 AM

NetJets, FSI Sign MOU for 20 Aerion AS2s, Training

An expansive MOU between Aerion and sister companies NetJets and FlightSafety International includes purchase rights for 20 AS2s and a new training center.

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Aerion AS2
Mar 3, 2021 - 11:06 AM
An expansive MOU between Aerion and sister companies NetJets and FlightSafety International includes purchase rights for 20 AS2s and a new training center.
Mar 1, 2021 - 12:52 PM
With a new order for 25 airplanes, United Airlines now expects to receive 94 Boeing 737 Maxes in 2022 and 2023.
Raytheon Sentinel
Mar 1, 2021 - 6:30 AM
After a relatively brief yet busy and productive career, the RAF’s Sentinel radar reconnaissance aircraft have been retired.
Feb 26, 2021 - 11:36 AM
The parent company of BA, Aer Lingus, Iberia, and Vueling continues to evaluate routes for the 737 Max as it sinks to a €7.4 billion operating loss.
Excel Eagle
Feb 25, 2021 - 1:26 PM
Leading the Cessna Citation Excel Eagle refurb program are Cessna chairman emeritus Russ Meyer Jr., Russ Meyer III, and former Cessna CEO Gary Hay.
Aerion AS2 (Photo: Aerion)
Feb 25, 2021 - 12:13 PM
Aerion is expanding its sales effort with the return of Sean McGeough and padding its AS2 order book with the addition of Set Jet as a launch customer.
Piaggio Avanti
Feb 25, 2021 - 10:24 AM
Five entities from three continents have made it to the final bidding process to acquire Piaggio Aerospace, with offers to purchase due on March 5.
Feb 25, 2021 - 9:46 AM
Oriens Aviation has also received EASA Part 145 certification.
Feb 25, 2021 - 8:21 AM
The FAA must develop a “risk-based approach” to ODA oversight, according to a DOT IG report on the agency’s response to 737 Max recommendations.
Pilatus PC-24
Feb 24, 2021 - 11:05 AM
Business jets took the biggest hit in 2020, down 20.4 percent to 674, while overall GA fixed-wing deliveries were down 9 percent and billings 14.8 percent.