Honda Aircraft Company has announced that, based on data from General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA), the HondaJet was the most delivered aircraft in its class in 2019, the company said.
During 2019, Honda Aircraft Company delivered 36 aircraft to customers globally, becoming the most delivered very light jet for the third consecutive year.
Honda Aircraft Company is continuing to expand its list of type certifications. In 2019, the company received type certification from China´s Civil Aviation Administration of China, Canada´s Transport Canada Civil Aviation, and Turkey´s Directorate General of Civil Aviation. The company is also proud of the significant diversification of uses for the HondaJet Elite, which began including medevac configurations in air ambulances in 2019.
Honda Aircraft Company is currently in the process of constructing a new USD 15.5 million dollar, 83,000-square-foot wing production facility, which began in 2019 and is scheduled for completion in 2020, at its worldwide headquarters in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Honda Aircraft Company´s sales and service footprint spans North America, Europe, Latin America, Southeast Asia, China, the Middle East, India, and Japan. The HondaJet fleet is currently comprised of around 150 aircraft worldwide and it has been the most delivered light jet in its class in 2017, 2018, and 2019.