Mexican Aerolineas Ejecutivas became the first operator HondaJet aircraft in Mexico. Thus, Mexican operator filled a niche in the VLJ class, adding the smallest aircraft in its fleet. Now the company, based in Toluca, operates the Hawker 400XP incorporates further, Learjet 45, Learjet, Hawker 800XP 750 75-900XP series of aircraft and Challenger 605.
Honda Aircraft, after a successful participation in the Geneva exhibition EVASE-2016, where her plane became a real event and once again drew the attention of the public, the beginning of active delivery aircraft. Also in Geneva, Honda Aircraft has received EASA certificate on its HondaJet Business Jet. At the moment the manufacturer built already 28 jets, four of which have already been transferred to customers. The keys to the first registered in Europe HondaJet (M-HNDA, Isle of man) got a dealer of Honda Aircraft in Northern Europe Marshall Aviation Services. And last month the HondaJet dealer in Central Europe Rheinland Air Service Business Jet was raised with American registration, that became the very first delivery of this type in Europe.
During the designing of the aircraft formed the staff of Aircraft Honda 1700 employees and expanded its campus in Greensboro, North Carolina, having production facilities in 680000 square feet. The company also received a certificate Part 145 Mro services and established a network of 11-and dealers in the United States, South America and Europe. Ceo Michimasa Fujino said that the company has orders for more than 100 HondaJet. In the year 2016 manufacturer intends to produce 3-4 aircraft per month.
With regard to the continuation of the rulers, Fujino was joking: “I like the idea of a large family,” and added that the technological base of aircraft does not imply production of one specific product. It was designed to be scalable, and the company should assess “how you can expand your business through the development of rulers.
HondaJet in Japan became the first airplane, which was fully developed by a private company and without State support. Business Jet can accommodate up to 8 passengers and can fly at speeds of over 770 km/h and at an altitude of over 13 thousand meters. Cost of the aircraft is approximately $4.5 million.
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