Aviation forum calls for Airservices to be privatised

Forum wants overhaul of Civil Aviation Act, an Aviation Future Fund and performance based regulatory system.

Indonesian charter operator orders 30 Bell Jetranger X

Charter operator will use Jetranger X among Indonesia's 14,000 islands.

JetBlue takes first US-built Airbus

Alabama ceremony marks first delivery for US production line

Solar Impulse 2 completes Pacific crossing

Solar powered aircraft lands in California after 62-hour flight from Hawaii.
Embraer has delivered its 1000th business jet.

Embraer delivers 1000th executive jet

US fractional operator Flexjet to operate Embraer's 1000th executive jet
Aviation Business editor Philip Smart

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Quickstep edges closer to net profit

Aerospace and automotive composite components manufacturer, Quickstep Holdings made an operating profit for the half year to December 31 of $800,000 compared to an operating loss of $3 million in the previous corresponding period on the back of ramped up production of the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) and the C-130J Hercules.

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