Corporate Angel Network (CAN) unveiled its new logo at their annual Fund an Angel Reception held yesterday in conjunction with NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) in Orlando, FL. The successful event raised nearly $500,000 for CAN’s mission.
Fly Alliance has placed a firm order for four Citation jets with options for 16 additional aircraft to be used for its luxury private jet charter operations. The first aircraft, a Citation XLS Gen2 will be delivered in 2023.
flyExclusive has agreed to purchase eight Cessna Citation XLS Gen2 aircraft to be delivered in 2024, and up to six Citation Longitudes, with initial deliveries of the first two Longitude aircraft expected in 2025. flyExclusive is one of the largest owners/operators of Citations in the world.
Established in January 1973, the industry’s leading global supplier of aviation fuel and services looks forward to celebrating a half a century of progress all through 2023.
The NBAA display follows an initial successful installation of SmartSky hardware on Cessna Citation X series business jets at flyExclusive’s facilities in Kinston, North Carolina and sets a new bar for inflight connectivity performance.
With a 150-Site Network, the new 5G network now covers the contiguous United States and will expand into Canada beginning in 2023. Gogo 5G is expected to deliver ~25 Mbps on average, with peak speeds in the 75-80 Mbps range, and has been designed to deliver high throughput with very low latency.
Targeted for certification in 2023, the next generation of JetWave will feature multinetwork, multiconstellation capability, as well as speeds up to 100 megabits per second. More than 3,000 operators around the globe already utilize JetWave for their in-flight connectivity
In just over seven years, flyExclusive has become one of the nation’s five largest private jet operators with triple digit membership growth and a 94% retention rate among existing members.
The helicopter was handed over to a private individual, who also owns an Aston Martin luxury sports car, and is on display in the static area at the NBAA Annual Convention.
The 262,000 square-foot expansions add dedicated G400 production and wing lines as well as additional material delivery and distribution areas. The expansion also augments ongoing growth at Gulfstream’s wing production facility adjacent to the G400, G500 and G600 manufacturing building.