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Bizjet demand holding at around 5% below last year
Bizjet demand holding at around 5% below last year

WINGXs weekly Business Aviation Bulletin.  

Bizjet demand steady in the US, up in Asia, down in Europe
Bizjet demand steady in the US, up in Asia, down in Europe

WINGXs weekly Business Aviation Bulletin.  

Gulfstream G550 completes 1 millionth flight
Gulfstream G550 completes 1 millionth flight

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced the high-performing G550 fleet recently completed its 1 millionth landing, proving the long-lasting durability of the aircraft and its continued performance excellence. To date, the G550 fleet has logged 2.6 million flight hours.

Core European markets seeing substantial drop in flights compared to last summer
Core European markets seeing substantial drop in flights compared to last summer

WINGXs weekly Business Aviation Bulletin.  

Analysis reveals strong growth in the global and Canadian air ambulance markets
Analysis reveals strong growth in the global and Canadian air ambulance markets

Analysis of industry data by Horizon Aircraft (Company or Horizon), a Canadian-based innovative leader in hybrid electric Vertical Take-off and Landing (eVTOL) aerial vehicles, reveals that for the period between January 1, 2023 and  July 20, 2023, the number of air ambulance departures globally is 26% higher than for the same period in 2019, before the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.  The corresponding increase in the number of Canadian air ambulance departures between these two periods is 97%.

Distinct slowdown in high-summer bizjet demand in Europe
Distinct slowdown in high-summer bizjet demand in Europe

WINGXs weekly Business Aviation Bulletin.  

USA now second largest country for The Air Charter Association membership
USA now second largest country for The Air Charter Association membership

The Air Charter Association (The ACA) has seen exceptional international growth in recent months, leading to the USA now representing the second largest country for membership.

Summer season bizjet traffic trailing last year, 15% up on 2019
Summer season bizjet traffic trailing last year, 15% up on 2019

WINGXs weekly Business Aviation Bulletin.  

July Fourth holidays seeing record bizjet activity in the US
July Fourth holidays seeing record bizjet activity in the US

WINGXs weekly Business Aviation Bulletin.  

Airbus Helicopters H160 granted FAA certification
Airbus Helicopters H160 granted FAA certification

Airbus Helicopters has received certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the H160 helicopter, marking a significant milestone in the aircraft's development and positioning it for entry into the U.S. market.

Bizjet activity stabilizing slightly behind 2022, well ahead of 2019
Bizjet activity stabilizing slightly behind 2022, well ahead of 2019

WINGXs weekly Business Aviation Bulletin.  

Activity dipping in California, Texas, Italy, but robust from Middle East
Activity dipping in California, Texas, Italy, but robust from Middle East

WINGXs weekly Business Aviation Bulletin.  

Gulfstream G280 cleared for operations at St-Tropez in La Môle
Gulfstream G280 cleared for operations at St-Tropez in La Môle

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced the super-midsize Gulfstream G280 has been cleared for operations at Frances Airport of the Gulf of Saint-Tropez located in La Môle. The aircraft recently flew several takeoff and landing demonstrations at the short-field airport.

Honeywell to help digitize the skies through new R&D programs in Europe
Honeywell to help digitize the skies through new R&D programs in Europe

Honeywell will participate in new research and development projects under the SESAR 3 Joint Undertaking partnership and its Digital European Sky program.

Tecnam to postpone the P-Volt programme
Tecnam to postpone the P-Volt programme

After three years of intensive studies covering the entire lifecycle of an all-electric aircraft, Tecnam has concluded that the time for P-Volt is not yet ripe, although research activities will continue to explore new emerging technologies.

Latest week sees 7% dip in YOY traffic, 19% up on 2019
Latest week sees 7% dip in YOY traffic, 19% up on 2019

WINGXs weekly Business Aviation Bulletin.  

IBAC Announces New IS-BAO Protocol Standardization Online Course
IBAC Announces New IS-BAO Protocol Standardization Online Course

The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) and Aviation Safety Solutions, have launched a new online educational offering, the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Protocol Standardization (IPS) course.

May 2023 global bizjet activity moderately behind May 2022
May 2023 global bizjet activity moderately behind May 2022

WINGXs weekly Business Aviation Bulletin.  

AEA unveils first-quarter 2023 avionics market report
AEA unveils first-quarter 2023 avionics market report

The Aircraft Electronics Association released its first-quarter 2023 Avionics Market Report. In the first three months of the year, total worldwide business and general aviation avionics sales amounted to $777,640,387.48, or more than $777 million as reported by the participating companies.

Analysis reveals growth in Canadian business aviation market
Analysis reveals growth in Canadian business aviation market

New research by Horizon Aircraft (Company or Horizon), a Canadian based innovative leader in hybrid electric Vertical Take-off and Landing (eVTOL) aerial vehicles, reveals Canada is seeing strong growth in its business aviation sector. In 2022, there were 182,354 business aircraft departures in Canada, which was 35.63% more than in 2019 (before the pandemic) when the corresponding figure was 134,445. Globally, there was a rise of 16.78% in the number of business aircraft departures between these two years.

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