The latest figures from the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) show that in 2019, piston airplane deliveries were up 16.4%, while business jet deliveries were at their highest since 2009. In 2019, all aircraft deliveries totaled $26.8 billion, up from $24.3 billion in 2018. But while piston airplane and business jet deliveries were up, turboprop […]
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Rotorcraft deliveries declined in early 2019.
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