Canadian manufacturer Bombardier confirmed that it is to shift final assembly of its Global family of bizjets to a new facility at Toronto Pearson airport, describing it as “a strategic move for Bombardier and a strong commitment to Ontario’s aerospace industry”.
On 9 October, the SJ30i light twinjet of SyberJet Aircraft made its first flight as part of the programme towards certification, which is expected in 2021. The SJ30i features the new Sybervision flight deck. The SJ30 was originally announced back in 1986 as the SA-30 fanjet and the programme has been beset by delays and multiple changes of ownership for the design and manufacture of the aircraft. Utah-based SyberJet Aircraft was established in...
The headline from Savannah is impressive. In the first six months of 2019, Gulfstream Aerospace delivered 25% more bizjets than the year before – 50 units, up from 37 in H1 2018. Additionally, H1 revenues from the General Dynamics aerospace division – including both Gulfstream and Jet Aviation – increased by 17.3% to USD4.332 billion, although earnings fell slightly by USD73 million.
The Embraer midsize twin Praetor 500 received regulatory approval from the FAA and EASA on 30 September, having first received certification from Brazil’s ANAC on 13 August. The Praetor 500 is an upgraded version of the popular Legacy 450, offering greater fuel capacity, new winglets and performance enhancements. The aircraft was unveiled, along with the larger Praetor 600, at the NBAA-BACE in 2018.
Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) continued its push for investment into global infrastructure assets during the fiscal year ended March 2019 and diversified its investment destinations and sectors.
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NetEase Games, the online games division of NetEase Inc, announced on Tuesday that it has acquired a strategic minority stake in Behaviour Interactive Inc, Canada's largest independent video game developer.