There continues to be many articles in the news about the Middle East and the area's growth in commercial aviation. You will find much continuing information and updates on this blog. Be sure to see previous posts for more data.
Aircraft manufacturer Dassault Falcon sees a 30% growth in the fleets of aircraft of airlines in the Middle East. The company also notes a an increase in private aviation and business jet operators in the region. This includes business users such as corporate leaders and entrepreneurs who value the efficiency of charter jets.
According to Dassault Falcon's president, the regions of the world that are most active currently in placing orders for the company's aircraft are the Middle East, South America and Asia. Dassault sold 14 aircraft in teh Middle East in the past couple of years, plus have a backlog of 15 more to deliver in the next two years. As a result, a new Falcon training center will be opening in Dubai later this year.