Tag: China

Chinese regulators approve AutoFlight's Type Certificate application for eVTOL aircraft

Chinese regulators approve AutoFlight’s Type Certificate application for eVTOL aircraft

The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has officially accepted AutoFlight’s application for the Type Certificate of its Prosperity eVTOL aircraft. Prosperity is equipped with a pure electric propulsion system, has a maximum take-off weight of 2.2 tonnes and features a five-seat cabin...

ExecuJet Haite to operate new MRO facility from Beijing

ExecuJet Haite has signed an agreement with Capital Airport Holding Business Aviation Management (CBM) to operate a new MRO facility at Beijing Daxing International Airport. The binding agreement allows ExecuJet Haite to operate a 5,000 square metre state-of-the-art large-scale maintenance hangar w...

AutoFlight had achieved the world longest eVTOL flight

AutoFlight, a Chinese aviation company, has set a new world record for the longest electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) flight in history. The company's eVTOL aircraft flew a distance of 250 kilometers on a single charge, making it a groundbreaking achievement in the field of electric av...

China’s EHang secures additional financing

EHang has secured an RMB 1 billion ($149 million) credit facility from a Chinese bank to support its operations. The funding line will be provided by the Guangzhou branch of Agricultural Bank of China, ranked the third largest commercial bank in the world by S&P Global in 2021. EHang’s r...

Sino Jet completes China’s first “Carbon Neutral” business jet flight

On April 22, Earth Day, Sino Jet announced the import of its own Dassault Falcon 7X business jet from France, and “carbon neutrality” was achieved through adopting low-carbon emission initiatives and the offsets of China Certified Emission Reductions (CCER) throughout the entire flight in the ai...

ExecuJet Haite Completes the Largest Business Jet Inspection Performed in China

ExecuJet Haite Aviation Services China proudly announces the completion of China’s largest business jet inspection and first 96-month check on an Embraer Lineage 1000.  The aircraft was delivered in exactly eight weeks to meet a demanding delivery schedule which included all defect rectifica...

Coronavirus: Business aviation in China what you need to know

Carlos Schattenkirchner is Regional Director of UAS International Trip Support based in Beijing, China.  He and his team provide domestic handling services across China, assisting overseas business aviation operators achieve easier access to all categories of business airports in the region. C...

Daher announce turboprop aircraft sales across 2019

Daher today announced the 2019 business results for its expanded turboprop-powered aircraft family, with the company logging sales of 48 TBMs in the TBM 910 and TBM 940 versions, along with 20 Kodiak 100 Series II airplanes.  Deliveries of Kodiak utility aircraft were primary in North Ameri...

APERTUS Aviation adds Gulfstream G200 to their charter fleet

APERTUS Aviation, a private jet charter consultancy, has been appointed as exclusive charter representative for one Gulfstream G200 business jet, now available in China. After months of research it has shown the global demand on private jet charter in flying domestic in China is growing. China ...

HondaJet Elite Aircraft’ Begin Shipping to China

Honda Aircraft Company announced today that it has begun deliveries of the HondaJet Elite to China. This first HondaJet Elite was delivered by Honda Aircraft Company at its world headquarters in Greensboro, NC to its exclusive dealer in China, Honsan General Aviation Co., Ltd. The first deli...

UAS honours the ‘best in business aviation’

Coinciding with this year’s Dubai Air Show, global aviation solutions company UAS International Trip Support is once again honouring the best in business aviation at its annual Outstanding Suppliers’ Awards ceremony. The awards will be presented by Mr. Mohammed Husary, UAS Executive Preside...

Sustained Protests in Hong Kong Highlight Continued Security Risks For Business Travellers

According to media reports, the protests in Hong Kong – now in their 21st week - have reached an impasse with China. Yet this remains a significant and important economic region to which businesses need to send employees. Global provider of travel risk management and international medical, securi...

China announces Aviation Valuation Advisors launch

The chairman of China Aviation Valuation Advisors, David Yu and general manager Lili Zhou, have launched the “first and only specialist” aviation valuation onshore firm in China. The firm is expected to support a fleet of over 1,500 aircrafts in Tianjin DJFTP and over 3,500 in China. The...

Metrojet welcomes new director of business development

Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited - a premium business aviation service provider part of the Kadoorie Group – has welcomed Dave Yip in the new role of director, business development from last month. Dave will oversee all aspects of business development, including aircraft management, charter, a...

Metrojet executive elected to AsBAA board of governors

Business aviation services firm Metrojet Limited has announced the election of its general manager for China to the Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA) board of governors. Michael Chen, GM for the Hong Kong based company’s China Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC), will take up the role...

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