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by bizjets101
Sun Jan 24, 2016 9:41 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Iran sanctions lifted goes on airplane buy spree - A380's
Replies: 32
Views: 3022

Iran sanctions lifted goes on airplane buy spree - A380's

More orders to come - placed an Airbus order for 114 aircraft. (also read 127) Iran in the market for 400 - 500 aircraft. 8 A380's 16 A350's unknown number of used A340's and A330's balance of order A320's Said to be looking at ATR Bombardier including C Series, and Boeing 100+ aircraft Iran RVSM ai...
by bizjets101
Wed Jan 20, 2016 10:06 pm
Forum: Corporate
Topic: PR-AFA C560XLS+ fatal plunge Aug 13/14 Final Report Jan20/16
Replies: 1
Views: 7230

Re: PR-AFA C560XLS+ fatal plunge Aug 13/14 Final Report Jan2

Brazilian Final Report in Portuguese Click Here. From AINalerts Weather, Training Factored in Brazil Campaign Crash Weather that sharply deteriorated from VFR to IFR conditions surprised a possibly tired crew that lacked specific training for the Citation 560 XLS+, leading to spatial disorientation....
by bizjets101
Tue Jan 19, 2016 1:36 am
Forum: Corporate
Topic: N711BX Citation CJ 1 Weather - crash FL230 Jan 18 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 4470

N711BX Citation CJ 1 Weather - crash FL230 Jan 18 2016

N711BX Citation CJ1 (1999 Built) Two on board fatal - departed KSLC cleared from FL18 to FL23 - losing instruments - heavy rain - icing??? Aviation Safety Network includes final 8 minutes of ATC Utah County Sheriff's On January 18, 2016, at about 10:00 A.M., Deputies with the Utah County Sheriff's O...
by bizjets101
Fri Jan 15, 2016 8:00 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Ground Control to Major Tom....RIP
Replies: 7
Views: 2638

Re: Ground Control to Major Tom....RIP

Bowie Forever
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by bizjets101
Sun Jan 10, 2016 12:38 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Swedish CRJ-200 Cargo Crash Norway
Replies: 27
Views: 11115

Re: Swedish CRJ-200 Cargo Crash Norway

I'm certainly curious what was said during the MAYDAY call???

Only news is Flight Data Recorder has been recovered, it is badly damaged - but complete,
parts of the Cockpit Voice Recorder have been recovered but missing memory module.
by bizjets101
Thu Jan 07, 2016 11:29 am
Forum: Corporate
Topic: Mexican Beechjet hits plow on closed runway Telluride Dec 23
Replies: 4
Views: 5626

Re: Mexican Beechjet hits plow on closed runway Telluride De

According to statements made by the pilots after the crash they were aware the airport was closed, but as they got closer they decided conditions had improved and landed. They did not radio ground control and were not aware an airport worker was cleaning snow from the runway. Updated News story/vide...
by bizjets101
Fri Jan 01, 2016 10:52 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Family inquery Helicopter accident June 30th 1956 Knob Lake
Replies: 5
Views: 3098

Re: Family inquery Helicopter accident June 30th 1956 Knob L

You can email Jeremy of Helihub news@helihub.com if he doesn't know - he will who to ask.

Contact TSB and ask ... http://www.tsb.gc.ca/eng/contactez-contact/index.asp
by bizjets101
Mon Dec 28, 2015 10:18 pm
Forum: Corporate
Topic: Dec 29 2015 3 bizjets tagged (Grafitti) parked inside hangar
Replies: 11
Views: 8023

Re: Dec 29 2015 3 bizjets tagged (Grafitti) parked inside ha

Photos will be in all the LA papers by morning and already aired on NBC news - if anything it'll probably get them caught - or considering it's LA - they just arrest them on something bogus or shoot them - one or the other. Police say in this weekends tagging - taggers signed the jets with their own...
by bizjets101
Mon Dec 28, 2015 7:11 pm
Forum: Corporate
Topic: Dec 29 2015 3 bizjets tagged (Grafitti) parked inside hangar
Replies: 11
Views: 8023

Dec 29 2015 3 bizjets tagged (Grafitti) parked inside hangar

Second time in two years taggers have targeted bizjets at Van Nuys Airport - this time they cut thru an airport fence and broke into a hangar - visiting Gulfstream GIV N700PP based West Palm Beach - was one of three bizjets tagged.

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by bizjets101
Sat Dec 26, 2015 1:04 am
Forum: Corporate
Topic: 2015 Imported/Exported Ownership Change - Canadian Biz Jets
Replies: 13
Views: 14334

Re: 2015 Imported/Exported Ownership Change - Canadian Biz J

Updated Dec 26

C-GNDN G650 added

C-FDBJ Falcon 2000LX exported

N133EP Falcon 10 imported
by bizjets101
Thu Dec 24, 2015 10:00 am
Forum: Corporate
Topic: C-GNDN 1st Gulfstream G650 added to Canadian Register
Replies: 8
Views: 10714

C-GNDN 1st Gulfstream G650 added to Canadian Register

Dec 21 2015 Skyservice Business Air Services just registered Gulfstream G650 serial 6162 C-GNDN based Calgary which replaces C-GNDN Gulfstream G550 which was delivered new in 2009. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CXAX0D1UwAA8e78.png C-GNDN Gulfstream G550 @ CYYC Calgary - JG Munden Awaiting first photo ...
by bizjets101
Wed Dec 23, 2015 8:39 pm
Forum: Corporate
Topic: Mexican Beechjet hits plow on closed runway Telluride Dec 23
Replies: 4
Views: 5626

Mexican Beechjet hits plow on closed runway Telluride Dec 23

Dec 23 14:00 local time No Injuries - plane totaled Our Airports - Telluride A Mexican Beechjet 400 flying from El Paso to Telluride - did not contact FBO on arrival - so they were unaware the runway was closed for plowing. Aircraft landed - plow driver said he didn't see it coming and estimated it ...
by bizjets101
Tue Dec 22, 2015 2:07 am
Forum: Corporate
Topic: Dec 21/2015 Air Sprint list one of new CJ2+ for sale
Replies: 20
Views: 10150

Re: Dec 21/2015 Air Sprint list one of new CJ2+ for sale

Who says it's because of lack of business from oil fallout?
Amended - however it was a question, not a statement of fact - thus the question mark.
Good friend is a fractional owner at Air Sprint and already updated me. Thanks.
by bizjets101
Mon Dec 21, 2015 1:21 pm
Forum: Corporate
Topic: Dec 21/2015 Air Sprint list one of new CJ2+ for sale
Replies: 20
Views: 10150

Dec 21/2015 Air Sprint list one of new CJ2+ for sale

Noticed Air Sprint listed CJ2+ C-FIAS for sale, aircraft is less than two years old - and was part of 9 brand new CJ2's they ordered in 2012 - to date they have taken delivery of 6 of them. I also note Lear 40 C-FMHA which was under their management - was cancelled from the Civil register last week ...
by bizjets101
Sun Dec 20, 2015 4:51 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Who needs a bird man when you have cheetahs!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1129

Re: Who needs a bird man when you have cheetahs!!

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CWtPlgxUAAAIw6H.jpg Capt. Jenny Christian, RAF Mildenhall, UK, gets up close and personal with one of the three cheetahs that roam the South African Air Force Base Hoedspruit's flight line. The cheetahs keep the runway free of small mammals that sometimes wander in the w...
by bizjets101
Sat Dec 19, 2015 9:25 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Hey, I've flown that plane
Replies: 5
Views: 2542

Re: Hey, I've flown that plane

There are also quite a few others - who could have pulled the chute
who are no longer with us - CirrusPilots.org post.
by bizjets101
Wed Dec 16, 2015 8:19 pm
Forum: Corporate
Topic: Dec 9 2015 HondaJet recieves FAA Type Certificate
Replies: 7
Views: 4905

Re: Dec 9 2015 HondaJet recieves FAA Type Certificate

Okay - that was an excellent video ........ pretty funny :)
by bizjets101
Mon Dec 14, 2015 11:39 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Wasaya caravan missing
Replies: 255
Views: 41554

Re: Wasaya caravan missing

Photos were posted on TSB Flickr page - rather than post photos - here is link -

TSB Flickr
by bizjets101
Fri Dec 11, 2015 10:40 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Wasaya caravan missing
Replies: 255
Views: 41554

Re: Wasaya caravan missing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 12, 2015 Thunder Bay, ON, December 12, 2015 – Wasaya Airways has learned Search And Rescue (SARs) ground crews have reached the aircraft site of Wasaya flight 127. Upon arrival, crews found the lone occupant of the aircraft, our Captain Nick Little, not responsive an...
by bizjets101
Fri Dec 11, 2015 8:57 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Helijet Tofino approach/landing incident - pilots fired?
Replies: 2
Views: 2455

Re: Helijet Tofino approach/landing incident - pilots fired?

Cadors 2015P2187 Occurrence Date: 2015-11-15 Date Entered: 2015-11-24 Narrative: The pilot of a Helijet International Sikorsky S-76C (C-GHHJ) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Tofino, BC (CYAZ) reported issues with main rotor on final approach Runway 29. The aircraft landed without incident. No operation...

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