Latest Dassault Falcon Stories

2011-06-21 02:06:00

SAINT-CLOUD, France, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Next Generation of the Award-Winning Flight Deck Further Enhances Situational Awareness and Operational Capability Dassault Falcon today received approval from the FAA for EASy II, the next generation of its award winning flight deck (EASA approval was granted June 10th). The first production Falcon 900LX with EASy II will be delivered in July. "EASy II marks a dramatic step forward in creating a cockpit...

2011-06-10 04:23:00

SAINT-CLOUD, France, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dassault Aviation announced today the promotion of Jean Kayanakis to General Manager of Dassault Falcon Service, its largest company-owned aircraft service operation. Kayanakis, previously Vice President, Falcon Worldwide Spares, has over twenty years experience at Dassault, serving in a variety of leadership roles. Dassault Falcon Service (DFS) is the largest European based aircraft service company offering tailored and...

2011-05-16 04:00:00

GENEVA, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Large Cabin Jet for the Super Mid-Size Market; Will Lead in Airport Performance, Range, Efficiency and Style Dassault Falcon today launched the Falcon 2000S, bringing a large cabin aircraft to the super mid-sized business jet market. It will offer category-leading payload, range, performance and efficiency. The 3,350 nm / 6 000 km Falcon 2000S will feature inboard slats, high-Mach blended winglets, a new generation PW308C engine that...

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