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  1. Duncan Aviation To Expand Provo, Utah, LocationRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | AVweb

    Duncan Aviation today announced that the company plans to build a new business aircraft maintenance, modifications and paint complex at its Provo, Utah, location. The expansion will include a large maintenance and modifications center and an innovative paint facility.

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  2. Aiglle Flight Support's unique event welcomes top aviation brands to GuernseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Isle News

    Guernsey's Lieutenant Governor Vice Admiral Sir Ian Corder joined visitors from the European aviation industry, intermediaries and potential investors at Aiglle Flight Support's Aviation Showcase last week. The two-day event at Guernsey Airport comprised of 14 of the very latest corporate aircraft from 9 different manufacturers.

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  3. Book Report: Adventure and Luxury at 50,000 FeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    Imagine soaring high above the clouds in a luxury Gulfstream 550 at 50,000 feet, so high that you could gaze at the Earth's curvature. Views like these and jet-setting adventure are de rigueur for private flight attendants, the ones who accompany the rich and famous around the globe on privately owned jets, offering up champagne, cashmere blankets and gourmet tidbits so unlike those pretzel snacks the rest of us enjoy.

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  4. EBACE: Rolls-Royce set to accept 2,000th CorporateCare jetRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Flight Global

    Although the UK propulsion specialist missed out to rivals Pratt & Whitney Canada and General Electric on the in-development Gulfstream and Bombardier Global programmes, respectively, it has a strong position in the larger cabin segments thanks to the top-selling BR700 series-powered Gulfstream G550/650 and Global 5000/6000, as well as the Embraer Legacy 650 and Cessna Citation X, powered by the AE3007. "For the last 16 years we have been the market leader in terms of deliveries in the segments we compete in," says Steve Friedrich, vice-president of R-R in North America.

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  5. Detroit Automakers Embrace MobilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | NewsFactor

    For Detroit, the days of simply making cars are over. Automakers are facing multiple threats to their business from nimble tech firms like Apple and Uber.

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  6. Carmakers adapt to a world of mobilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Car companies facing multiple threats to their business from nimble tech firms such as Apple and Uber are reinventing themselves as "mobility" companies that can accommodate all the different ways people get around. General Motors has already announced a long-term alliance with ride-hailing company Lyft and started a car-sharing service called Maven.

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  7. Detroit Automakers Embrace MobilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | NewsFactor

    For Detroit, the days of simply making cars are over. Automakers are facing multiple threats to their business from nimble tech firms like Apple and Uber.

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  8. First Italian air force G550 arrives in Israel for AEW modsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Flight Global

    The first of two Gulfstream G-550 business jets for the Italian air force has arrived at Israel Aerospace Industries' facilities, ahead of reconfiguration into an airborne early warning and control aircraft. In 2012 the Israeli air force selected the Leonardo M-346 for its advanced trainer requirement and, under the deal, Italy signed a contract to buy two G-550s with an advanced AEW suit, similar to the one operated by the IAF.

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  9. Automakers adopt 'mobility'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Castanet.net

    Automakers are facing multiple threats to their business from nimble tech firms like Apple and Uber. In response, carmakers are reinventing themselves as "mobility" companies that can accommodate all the different ways people get around.

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  10. 'El Chapo' Guzman had more airplanes than the biggest airline in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    JoaquA n "El Chapo" GuzmA n is escorted by soldiers during a presentation at the hangar belonging to the office of the attorney general in Mexico City, Mexico, on January 8. Before he was recaptured in January, Sinaloa cartel kingpin JoaquA n "El Chapo" GuzmA n ran the largest airborne operation in Mexico. Between 2006 and 2015, Mexican authorities seized 599 aircraft - 586 planes and 13 helicopters - that the cartel used to ship drugs throughout Mexico and Latin America, according to information from the Mexican defense ministry that was obtained by Mexican newspaper El Universal.

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  11. 'El Chapo' Guzman had more airplanes than the biggest airline in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is escorted by soldiers during a presentation at the hangar belonging to the office of the Attorney General in Mexico City, Mexico, January 8, 2016. Before he was recaptured in January, Sinaloa cartel kingpin JoaquA n "El Chapo" GuzmA n ran the largest airborne operation in Mexico.

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  12. Raytheon and Northrop contracted for JSTARS radar battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Flight Global

    The US Air Force has locked in Raytheon and Northrop Grumman as its two competing radar vendors for the new-generation Joint Surveillance and Target Attack Radar System programme. Each has been awarded "no-to-exceed" contracts with ceiling values of $60 million and $70 million, respectively, according to a contract announcement by the air branch on 24 March.

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  13. General Dynamics Cut To Hold At Deutsche Bank: Why Now?Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2016 | Benzinga

    Deutsche Bank's Myles Walton downgraded the rating on General Dynamics Corporation from Buy to Hold, while lowering the price target from $170 to $152. "We remain positive on GD's defense biz & while we've historically seen Gulfstream as a plus despite softening bizjet trends, the alarming G650 available-for-sale trends in the last few months has moved our opinion," Walton explained.

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  14. US Navy purchases CAEW-based Gulfstream 550 for range supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Flight Global

    The US Navy has ordered a single Gulfstream G550 business jet based on the special-mission Israeli airborne early warning type for adaptation into a long-range, high-speed test range support aircraft. A navy contract notification published on 18 March, US Naval Air Systems Command paid $91.9 million for a green aircraft with air vehicle modifications for airborne early warning, with delivery scheduled by December 2018.

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  15. Lil Wayne stops plane to thank military personnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Lil Wayne took a few moments to thank about 30 military servicemen Saturday , stopping his plane at the Indianapolis airport to do so, according to a Facebook post with a picture of the rapper posing for photos. Amanda Cooper Lickliter posted a photo to her personal Facebook page Saturday after watching the New Orleans-born rapper deplane to re-enter the airport lobby to approach the uniformed military personnel.

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  16. Report: New Orleans rapper Lil Wayne delays his flight to salute members of military at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Advocate

    New Orleans rapper Lil Wayne took a moment this week to show some genuine respect for some members of the military at an Indiana airport, according to a Facebook post by a woman who witnessed the scene. Amanda Cooper Lickliter's post says Lil Wayne's Gulfstream plane, waiting to depart the airport on Monday, was parked next to a military C130 when a group of men in uniform crossed the ramp into the lobby.

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  17. Lil Wayne Applauded After Hanging Out With Military PersonnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | HipHopDx

    An encounter rapper Lil Wayne had with military personnel at an Indiana airport over the weekend was detailed in a Facebook post uploaded by a woman who witnessed Wayne's impromptu hangout session. Amanda Cooper Lickliter, who says she was "impressed" by Wayne, described the encounter in a post uploaded to her personal Facebook page on March 5. "So Lil Wayne came through IND today," Lickliter wrote.

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  18. Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Center To Maintain V2500 EnginesRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    Pratt & Whitney, together with joint venture partner, China Eastern Airlines Corporation Limited , have signed an agreement to incorporate V2500 engine overhaul capability in their facility in Shanghai, China. The Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Center will begin overhauling V2500 engines in 2017.

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  19. Singapore Air Force to wow crowds with integrated flying manoeuvres at airshowRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    ... F-16C aircraft in its red and white paint scheme, CH-47 Chinook helicopter, Heron 1 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, Gulfstream 550 Airborne Early Warning aircraft and the Surface-to-Air PYthon-5 and DERby (SPYDER) Ground-Based Air Defence system. The ...

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  20. General Dynamics Co. (GD) Earns "Buy" Rating from Jefferies GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "buy" rating reissued by analysts at Jefferies Group in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday, Market Beat Ratings reports. Shares of General Dynamics traded up 3.98% on Thursday, hitting $133.77.

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