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Citation Longitude is FAA Certified

Textron Aviation announced today that the FAA has awarded a type certificate for the Citation Longitude. The super mid-sized Longitude is now the largest member of the seven product Citation family. “With the broadest lineup of business aviation platforms available...

New Cessna Turboprops Progressing Well towards EIS

Cessna Denali Textron announced at EBACE that it is nearing completion of the Cessna Denali prototype as well as the first two flight test and first three ground test aircraft.  “The result of the work we are doing now in design, production and testing is going to...

Hybrid Electric Plane Test Flights Planned in Maui

MauiNow reports that Mokulele Airlines plans to retrofit of a Cessna 337 (Skymaster) aircraft with hybrid electric power. Ampaire will retrofit the Cessna by removing the rear motor, and the installation of an electric motor. It will still have one traditional piston...

Daily Insight: Wednesday 6 February 2019: Bombardier Launches New Innovative 50-Seater

News Bombardier Commercial Aircraft officially launched the new CRJ550 aircraft, the first triple-class 50-seat aircraft in the world. The CRJ550 is a new CRJ Series aircraft model, with a new type certificate based on the CRJ700. United Airlines is the launch...