Buyers' Guide - China Edition

March 26, 2012
Falcon 2000S
中文内容请参看下面的PDF文件 AS SHANGHAI PREPARES TO HOST THE ASIAN BUSINESS AVIATION CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION, the business aviation industry appears to be at a pivotal point in China.
March 26, 2012
Hawker 4000
中文内容请参看下面的PDF文件 As with real estate, the options available to business jet travelers fall into two main categories: rent and own. Civil aviation regulations around the world dictate this.
March 26, 2012
Lang Lang
International piano sensation Lang Lang grew up on a Chinese air force base where his father played in the military band. He doesn’t remember much about the airplanes there, but he does recall watching American television cartoons, with their animation often mated to classical music, and credits them for his desire to learn piano.
March 26, 2012
An FBO provides passenger and pilot lounges, aircraft parking, fuel and other amenities.
中文内容请参看下面的PDF文件 若你不是飞行员,有些与航空有关的术语可能会令你费解。但习得下文介绍的这些术语之后,若再次听到业内人士提及有关词语和简称时,你便可点头表示理解,而不再摇头感到困惑了。 If you aren’t a pilot, some of the aviation-related terms you encounter may seem confusing. Here’s a glossary to help assure that when you hear words and acronyms from industry people, you’ll nod with understanding instead of pausing with puzzlement.
March 26, 2012
Gulfstream G650
中文内容请参看下面的PDF文件 Although the rate of growth of the business aircraft manufacturing industry has slowed, it continues to generate billions in economic output each year and supports tens of thousands of jobs. Here are the key facts about each of the major aircraft manufacturers.
March 26, 2012
Cessna Citation Ten
中文内容请参看下面的PDF文件 Nearly two-dozen jet aircraft for business and personal use are in various stages of development or have just entered service. All are bigger, faster and more efficient than anything that has gone before in their class. Here is a look at some of the more prominent projects.
March 26, 2012
Business jet cabin
中文内容请参看下面的PDF文件 The completion or refurbishment of a modern business jet refers to the process by which the cabin interior is finished or reworked. It is a complex project requiring specialized skills and artistic talent. Here are 10 tips to help you find the right experts and get the ball rolling.
March 26, 2012
A319_Tibet_Airline_Taxi
有关近200架喷气机, 涡轮螺旋桨飞机及直升机的 核心资料 中文内容请参看下面的PDF文件当一架飞机的第一位购买者离开交付中心时起,此架飞机在技术层面即成为已使用飞机(或二手飞机)。然而出于不同的原因,一般来说“新”“旧”商用飞机的区别一般以出厂后十年为限。 在飞机选择方面,我们并不局限于以十年为期,而是提供所有自1993年后生产的商用飞机及直升机的信息。因此,我们拥有所有1993年后制造的飞机型号的信息。我们同时也关注某些1993年之前生产的型号,因为长期稳定的飞行表现是某一成功型号的重要标志。此外,我们还加入一些有望立即获准生产的飞机型号。 As soon as its first owner departs from the ­manufacturer’s delivery center, a new airplane ­technically becomes used (or pre-owned). For various ­reasons, however, the milestone separating “newer” used ­business aircraft from “older” ones is generally ­considered to be 10 years after the manufacturing date of each individual aircraft.

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“"Many years ago, our company founder, Al Conklin, sold a new twin-engine business aircraft to a very successful entrepreneur. He had established a bit of a rapport with the individual and, after the sale, asked him straight out, 'How can you justify the cost of this airplane?' His reply? 'What is the cost of a divorce?'"–David Wyndham, president, Conklin & de Decker”

-David Wyndham