Bombardier Global 7000 and 8000

Bombardier proudly announced it’s new Global series aircraft the Global 8000 and 7000 at this years NBAA (National Business Aircraft Association) convention. I was a little disappointed to learn that rather than a clean sheet new aircraft design Bombardier’s answer to the challenge from Gulfstream’s the G650 was simply a stretch and modernization of the Read more about Bombardier Global 7000 and 8000[…]

Six Things You Should Know About Selling Your Aircraft

This is an excerpt from: ” A Guide to Sales Success in a Challenging Economy; Six Things You Should Know About Selling Your Aircraft” that I contributed to. The entire guide is available for download at Taylor Greenwood Photography’s website. Introduction – What sells a Private Jet or Helicopter? An aircraft will sell itself, if Read more about Six Things You Should Know About Selling Your Aircraft[…]

The 1.3 million dollar Gulfstream III ??

I recently had a causal inquiry in regard to a Gulfstream III.  I personally have no issues with those wishing to preserve capital and purchase an older airframe.  In many cases in fact this can make economic sense.  During the course of my first conversation with this prospect, I learned he once soloed and now Read more about The 1.3 million dollar Gulfstream III ??[…]

Bombardier Challenger Series Update

Another wonderful design of Bill Lear the Challengers original name was the Learstar.  Bombardier renamed it the Challenger prior to the first delivery of the 600 series aircraft. The 601 started deliveries in 1983 and was a strong seller until 1996 when the longer range Challenger 604 and then 605 replaced it in the lineup .  It Read more about Bombardier Challenger Series Update[…]

Learjet 31

The Learjet Model 31 is, arguably, the ultimate realization of the original Learjet series Essentially combining the fuselage and engines of the model 35/36 with the “Longhorn” wing of the 28, 29 and 50 models, results in performance which is equaled by few aircraft. Normal cruise altitudes range from 41,000 to 47,000 feet and the Read more about Learjet 31[…]