Piaggio Aero Industries’ P180 Avanti was first certified in 1990, but as the company struggled financially during the ensuing decade, the
In 2001, when Cessna began considering a new midsize aircraft to replace its Citation Excel, which it had introduced in 1998, the objective
You are aloft at 39,000 feet in your own fully enclosed first-class suite, with a leather seat that converts to a flat bed and doors that ca
For a stretch of time in the mid-1990s, the U.S.
Vern Raburn’s expectations are nothing if not dramatic.
Since Robb Report devoted its November 1989 cover story to collecting World War II aircraft, the popularity of the vintage planes has soared
Rob McGrath loathes commercial airports.
The philosophy at Lufthansa Technik, the German company that customizes interiors of wide-body jets, is that the airplane is an extension of
Three years ago, travelers who did not want to purchase their own aircraft had only charter or fractional ownership as choices for private fl
In April 1986, following an attack on American soldiers in a Berlin disco, President Reagan ordered the bombing of Muammar Qaddafi’s terro
From his home in Newport Beach, California, it takes Drew Warmington 10 hours to drive to Lake Tahoe.
For the first time, a member of the commercial airline fraternity—the companies that prompted the emergence of the private flight industry by
For intercontinental travel, the Boeing Business Jet remains the gold standard for private fliers seeking size, speed, and luxury.
“I’ll miss Concorde,” says Kevin Roberts, CEO worldwide of ad agency Saatchi & Saatchi.
With its Citation Mustang, Cessna will offer business fliers one more reason to join the jet set.
In 1996, a Bell 430 whizzed around the world in 17 days, 6 hours, 14 minutes, and 25 seconds, setting a record for the fastest global helicop
It is not surprising that the Robinson R44 has become the best-selling helicopter in the world.
An abundance of storage space and long-range capabilities make the Agusta A109E Power the perfect helicopter for heavy-duty flights such as h
With the S-76C+, its most current version of the S-76, Sikorsky remains at the forefront of the increasingly competitive executive transport
When it comes to the aircraft they will be using, Bombardier Flexjet owners enjoy the pick of the litter.
From start to finish, Cathay Pacific provides a superior travel experience for the discriminating first-class passenger.
For several years, the Extra 300 has been the aircraft of choice for aerobatic pilots on the air show circuit.
For pure performance in a midsize jet, the Cessna Citation X stands alone.
By next year, the new Gulfstream 500 and 550 will become the company’s standard-bearers for long-distance travel.