Honda Aircraft - The 1st mass-production model Honda Jet succeeded at its first flight
After Honda Aircraft Company conducted a flight test of their lightweight jet Honda Jet on June 27, they announced to the public the success of its maiden flight. It became an important milestone toward manufacturing the mass-production model.
Our previous coverage about Honda Jet (more photos & video):
Honda Aircraft Company unveils lightweight "HondaJet" in Switzerland
Honda Jet, coated with pearl green, white and metallic gold line on, departed and arrived at Piedmont Triad International Airport in North Carolina in USA for the testing.
The factory for Honda Jet has been proceeding with the preparations of staring its quantity output, and they are wrapping up the finishing touches on the assembly of 10 Honda Jet aircrafts.
Honda Aircraft Company is expecting to receive the aircraft's type certification by the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) of the United States around from January 2015 to March 2015. Right after that, Honda Jet will start being delivered to the customers.