Monthly Archives: August 2014

BOC Aviation place $8.8 billion aircraft order including the 737 Max

Boeing Commercial Airplanes announced a record-breaking order last Monday by Singapore-based aircraft sales and leasing company, BOC Aviation.The order, the largest in the company's young 20 year history, consists of 50 737 MAX 8 aircraft, the fourth generation of the 737 family by Boeing, 30 Next Generation 737-800s, the third generation of 737s and the…
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Airbus A350 XWB completes its Route Proving World Tour

FOURTEEN cities around the world welcomed the newest addition to the range of Airbus wide-bodied passenger jets on August 13th 2014, before completing the type's 20 day Route Proving trials.The Airbus A350-900 test aircraft, which is the next variant of the A350-XWB series, departed on July 24th in Toulouse, France completing a total of 151,300km…
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CESSNA CITATION SOVEREIGN+ ON TRACK FOR FIRST BRAZILIAN DELIVERIES IN SEPTEMBER

CESSNA CITATION SOVEREIGN+ ON TRACK Cessna Aircraft Company, said today at the annual Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition it expects certification soon for the cessna citation sovereign+ by the Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil to pave the way for the first scheduled deliveries to Brazilian customers during the third quarter of 2014. Following…
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GULFSTREAM – LATIN AMERICAN FLEET GROWS NEARLY 70 PERCENT IN FIVE YEARS

GULFSTREAM -  LATIN AMERICAN FLEET GROWS Gulfstream opened the Latin American Business Aviation Exhibition & Conference (LABACE) by announcing its fleet in Latin America has grown by nearly 70 percent since 2009. The company has its in-production fleet — the Gulfstream G650, G550, G450, G280 and G150 — at the annual air show in São…
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The Airbus A350 XWB arrives in Sao Paulo

The Airbus A350 XWB arrives The world’s newest, most modern and efficient aircraft, the Airbus A350 XWB, made its Brazilian debut, arriving at Guarulhos International Airport (GRU), in Sao Paulo, on Wednesday, 6th August. The aircraft, MSN 005, is one of five Airbus A350 XWB prototypes used to perform comprehensive flight test and development trials. The…
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