Volume 28 Number 42d October 14 2021
ACJ TwoTwenty On Schedule For 2023 Debut
The recently introduced ACJ TwoTwenty business jet from Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) is on track enter into service in the first quarter of 2023, the company reported at the 2021 NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE). ACJ also announced[…]   Read this article
Why Diamond's Electric DA40 Could Be A Corner Turner
When Diamond’s presser on its new-OK, planned-electric DA40 arrived yesterday, it almost went into the bit bucket as just another in an ever longer list of e-airplane announcements. But then … wait, this is Diamond, not a garage startup looking[…]   Read this article
NBAA 2021: Opening Day Commentary
The NBAA-BACE national convention is back in Las Vegas after a one-year hiatus, and the mood is positive. In this video Aviation Consumer Editor Larry Anglisano and AVweb Senior Editor Kate O’Connor share their perspectives after walking the convention floor[…] Read this article

Jaunt Air Mobility To Join AIRO Group
eVTOL developer Jaunt Air Mobility has entered into an agreement to merge with the AIRO Group, the company announced at the 2021 NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE). Jaunt will join current AIRO Group companies AIRO Drone, Agile Defense,[…] Read this article

Single-Pilot Program Trains Solo Jet Pilots, And Boosts Insurability
Single pilots of jets now have a new opportunity to experience a rigorous training regimen that dovetails with preferred consideration for insurance. Training provider CAE is partnering with Starr Insurance Companies in a program designed to both ensure a high[…] Read this article

Flight Data Systems Updates Recorder Reader
Flight Data Systems released the next generation of its handheld multipurpose interface (HHMPI) flight data recorder data download equipment at NBAA-BACE in Las Vegas on Tuesday. The latest generation, dubbed the HHMPI V3, features a new touch screen, updated firmware,[…] Read this article

Avfuel And Sheltair Launch New $30K Annual Scholarship Program
Future Takes Flight is the name of a new scholarship program recently announced by co-sponsors Sheltair Aviation, a large aviation services provider, and global fuel supplier Avfuel. The program represents an effort to expand the scope of the partnership between[…] Read this article