Tagged: dassault falcon jet

Beaudet Aviation to Land at Little Rock, Create 75 Jobs

by Lance Turner 9/17/2014 11:20 am

Beaudet Aviation, a subsidiary of JCB Aero of Toulouse, France, says it will invest $2.5 million to open a facility in Little Rock, where it will be a key supplier to Dassault Falcon Jet.

And Many More (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 9/8/2014 12:00 am

As exciting as new industrial recruits can be, they are like a new love interest when compared with a long and happy marriage. And that’s how we think of Dassault and Arkansas — a mutually supportive relationship that has lasted almost four decades and keeps on giving.

Dassault Breaks Ground on $60M Hangar Dedicated to New Models

by Mark Carter 9/2/2014 10:17 am

Dassault Falcon Jet breaks ground on a $60 million expansion at its Little Rock completion facility.

Dassault Falcon Jet to Break Ground on $60M Expansion in Little Rock

by Associated Press 9/2/2014 7:24 am

Dassault Falcon Jet is to break ground on a $60 million expansion of its private jet finishing plant at Little Rock's airport.

Ristorante Capeo Lands A Familiar Name On Its Wine List

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/11/2014 12:00 am

After about a year of slicing through red tape, Ristorante Capeo in North Little Rock has landed wine from the Chateau Dassault winery in France. Dassault’s wine is otherwise available in the United States only in New York and New Jersey.

Dassault Falcon To Break Ground on Jet Hangar at Clinton National

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/24/2014 12:00 am

Dassault Falcon Jet has scheduled an April groundbreaking for its new hangar at Clinton National Airport.

Recovery of Dassault Falcon Jet Benefits Arkansas

by Luke Jones 12/9/2013 12:00 am

One of Little Rock’s most important international companies sits directly under the flight paths of travelers departing and returning from overseas.

Arkansas Ranked Twice in Forbes' Business List

by Luke Jones 8/9/2013 11:45 am

Forbes Magazine this week ranked two Arkansas regions on its list of "Best Places for Business and Careers."

Little Rock Board to Vote Tonight on $60M in Bonds for Dassault Falcon Jet Expansion

by Lance Turner 8/6/2013 10:22 am

Arkansas Business news partner THV 11 News reports on tonight's vote by the Little Rock City Board to authorize $60 million in bonds for Dassault Falcon Jet's expansion at Adams Field.

As Economy Takes Off, Companies Return to Flight

by Chris Bahn 7/1/2013 12:00 am

Small-business owners and Fortune 500 companies have long understood that efficiency of operation impacts their bottom line. It's one reason why there are more than 1,400 planes in Arkansas registered with the Federal Aviation Association as belonging to corporations.

Landing Dassault Falcon: How Local Officials Collaborated on a $60M Expansion Deal

by Luke Jones 7/1/2013 12:00 am

Dassault Falcon Jet’s $60 million, 250,000-SF expansion announced in May was the result of years of state and federal officials toiling to make the Clinton National Airport the best location for the jet finishing facility.

Update: Dassault Falcon Jet in Little Rock Plans $60M Expansion

by Lance Turner and Luke Jones 5/29/2013 11:00 am

Dassault Falcon Jet Corp. will invest $60 million and expanding its footprint in Little Rock by 250,000-SF. (Includes photo slideshow.)

Foreign Companies Feel At Home in Arkansas

by Capital Assets Staff 3/18/2013 12:00 am

Southern Business & Development, has rated the Little Rock region among the “Top 10 Smaller Markets in the South for Foreign Investment,” with three (now four) major foreign advanced manufacturer locations since 2007. Additionally, the region’s largest manufacturer employer (Dassault Falcon Jet) is headquartered in France.

Video: Little Rock Chamber, Airport Hold Job Fair for Hawker Beechcraft Workers

by Lance Turner 12/14/2012 8:44 am

The Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport held a job fair for local employees of Hawker Beechcraft, which is shutting down its completions center at Adams Field. Includes video.

Dassault Falcon Jet Expands in China, Sees Better Demand in Middle East

by Lance Turner 12/6/2012 7:11 am

Dassault Aviation's Dassault Falcon Jet is seeing demand for its jets recover in the Middle East, and the company is expanding in China.