Corporate Aviation

The proportion of the global business jet fleet up for sale has fallen to levels not seen since before the worldwide financial crisis. Yet, while the sector is keen to view this as a sign of the good times returning, market messages are mixed

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Ratio of second-hand business aircraft for sale falls to pre-financial crisis level

A recovery in orders follows several years of muted demand

The top end of the sector is still lively despite a softer market in China

Compact aircraft are increasing their presence in the wider transport market

Canadian maker pins its hopes on success with its Global 7000 model

Information gives more power to customers, with each flight built for the client

Private airliners offer an experience far above first class for those prepared to pay

Nimbler aircraft are opening up access to regional airstrips across the continent