The helicopter on display belongs to tech entrepreneur John-Paul Thorbjornsen (JP) who piloted a remarkable 10,000-nautical mile journey across 21 countries in 41 days to deliver his helicopter from the UK to its new home in Australia.
Designed for passenger mobility and healthcare emergency services, the Bell 429 has the most cabin space in the light twin helicopter market.
The new cost-per-flight-hour Smart Services Defense program is designed for Bombardier Defense’s special mission, medevac, head-of-state and government operators and can be highly customized based on end-user capabilities, personnel and infrastructure requirements.
Gulfstream take advantage of the G700 ferry flight to Singapore Airshow to achieve the G700 50th speed record on the first flight leg connecting Los Angeles to Nice, France, followed by its 51st speed record from Nice to Singapore. The two carbon-neutral ferry flight legs were flown at an average speed of Mach 0.90.
Eve Air Mobility and Singapore based Yugo Global Industries Pte. Ltd. (“Yugo”) announced the two companies have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to study the potential for Urban Air Mobility (UAM) and eVTOL flights in Southeast Asia. Eve is already working with various key stakeholders across the Asia Pacific region to collaboratively build the ecosystems and explore future operations in multiple countries.
The ultra-long-range Global 7500 aircraft has proven to be the highest performing purpose-built business jet in the world. Holding the title of the longest-range flight in business aviation of over 8,225 nautical miles, Bombardier has delivered more than 150 aircraft.
Launched in June 2023 in the US Market, Honda Aircraft Company Certified Pre-Owned Program (CPO) comes with a rigorous 208-point inspection and a comprehensive maintenance process. A 2021 HondaJet Elite S model is on display at the Singapore Airshow.
SmartSky Networks announced that sales and installation partner Davinci Jets has completed first article installation on the aircraft type. The SmartSky Flagship™ equipped aircraft has returned to service and FAA STC is expected in the coming months. SmartSky has 15 available STCs and more than a dozen in progress.
The operator will use the PC-24 to provide aeromedical services to the people of New South Wales, covering an area of approximately 800,000 square kilometers. It is anticipated that the Super Versatile Jet will conduct around 800 flights, transferring approximately 6,500 patients, during its first year of service.
The 10-year agreement gives NetJets the opportunity to upgrade its entire fleet of aircraft to the AVANCE platform, including 5G and Gogo’s global LEO broadband satellite service, depending on the aircraft’s mission.
Gogo is planning to launch its Gogo 5G in the third quarter of 2024 and its OneWeb powered LEO service in the second half of 2024.