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Dassault 6X on schedule for 2020-launch

Dassault Aviation is on-track for a 2020 launch of its latest business jet-model, the 6X. The French airframer showcases a model and mock-up of the new aircraft at this week’s Dubai Air Show. Head of communications Vadim Feldzer isn’t willing to disclose when the 6X...

RUBAE: a glimpse of the future Dassault Falcon6X and more

The unusual streak of warm weather that Moscow is living through this September provided the ideal background for the 2019 edition of RUBAE (formerly known as JetExpo), Russia’s largest executive jet show. Judging by the aircraft on display, the show seems to have...

Falcon 6X Progressing towards 2021 First Flight

Dassault Aviation announced a design freeze on the Falcon 6X design and provided an update on its progress at EBACE 2019.   The program is on track to assembly of the first aircraft in 2020, first flight in 2021, and entry into service in 2022. The Falcon 6X will...

Dassault Falcon 8X Sets Transcontinental Speed Record

Dassault’s Falcon 8X recently set a new coast-to-coast speed record, flying from Santa Monica, California to Teterboro, New Jersey in 4 hours 28 minutes. The flight, which carried four passengers, beat the previous speed record by 24 minutes. Santa Monica airport...