Honda HA-420 HondaJet

October 26, 2010 - 12:32pm

The 63rd edition of the Na­tional Business Aviation Association Convention & Exhibition exceeded the expectations of ­attendees and exhibitors alike, registering 24,206 attendees for the three-day event–an increase of more than 5 percent over attendance last year.

October 20, 2010 - 1:30pm

Officials with GE Aviation announced the launch of the TechX engine at NBAA on Monday, but weren't about to go into detail until Bombardier made its formal announcement of the Global 7000 and 8000.

A technical briefing Tuesday gave more insight into what we can expect from the engine when it receives certification in 2016.

October 19, 2010 - 8:58am
Honda Aircraft expects to make the first flight of its conforming HondaJet “v...

An intensive series of system ground tests and static structural stress testing of production conforming aircraft continues at the HondaJet research and development center in Greensboro, N.C., as the light business jet proceeds toward a planned certification and first delivery in the third quarter of 2012.

October 18, 2010 - 8:59am
Garmin’s G5000 integrated avionics system is intended for light to ultra-long...

Garmin, the Olathe, Kan. com­pany (Booth No. 6456) that pioneered glass cockpits and synthetic-vision technology in small general aviation airplanes, is stepping up into the bizav big leagues with a Part 25 integrated avionics system called G5000 that will square off against business jet cockpits from industry heavyweights Honeywell and Rockwell Collins.

September 29, 2010 - 5:43am

Cirrus Vision

August 31, 2010 - 9:33am

Honda Aircraft in late July said that power was switched on for the first time in its first conforming flight-test HondaJet light jet, while the fuselage and wing assemblies were mated for the first static test aircraft.

July 29, 2010 - 11:43am

Honda Aircraft this week said that power was switched on in its first conforming flight-test HondaJet light jet, while the fuselage and wing assemblies were mated for the first static test aircraft. “The success of our power-on tests is an important step in the completion of the first conforming flight-test aircraft,” said Honda Aircraft president and CEO Michimasa Fujino.

June 23, 2010 - 5:54am
Atlantic Aero of Greensboro, N.C., bought its first CNC milling machine when ...

Identifying strengths and spinning them off into new profit centers is one of the key elements of corporate growth, and that is precisely what Jim Spinder has done at Atlantic Aero, where he is president and COO.

May 26, 2010 - 7:13am

The HondaJet program has once again been delayed. Honda Aircraft began notifying buyers last month that delivery of the first HA-420 HondaJet is now planned for the third quarter of 2012. “Regrettably we’ve experienced delays in some components,” a HondaJet spokesman told AIN. He declined to identify the suppliers involved in the latest setback for the program.

May 25, 2010 - 10:14am

Gulfstream – G650