Toyota to fly its executives on rival's HondaJet Elite

Business / Corporate Oct 30, 2019

Toyota to fly its executives on rival's HondaJet Elite

Toyota Motor Corp. will start flying its executives using a business jet from Honda Motor Co.'s U.S. aviation unit, corporate sources said Tuesday. The plan to use the HondaJet Elite from next spring is drawing attention because the two are rivals in the global auto ...

HondaJet foresees huge demand in China and Southeast Asia

Business / Corporate Feb 8, 2018

HondaJet foresees huge demand in China and Southeast Asia

HondaJet, the business plane developed by Honda Motor Co., sees big prospects in China and Southeast Asia as wealthy individuals seek out the lightweight plane as an efficiency tool. There's a "huge potential," Honda Aircraft Co. Chief Executive Officer Michimasa Fujino said in an interview ...

Honda to debut jet plane in Brazil

Business / Corporate Jul 21, 2015

Honda to debut jet plane in Brazil

Honda Motor Co.'s first jet plane will soon debut in Brazil, where a new class of rich corporate executive is emerging on the back of brisk economic growth, the automaker's U.S. aircraft unit said Monday. The number of pre-orders for the HondaJet has already exceeded ...

HondaJet makes maiden flight from Sendai to Tokyo

Business / Corporate Apr 23, 2015

HondaJet makes maiden flight from Sendai to Tokyo

Honda Motor Co.'s first jet plane made its maiden flight Thursday as the company seeks to boost its reputation for cutting-edge technology. The seven-seat aircraft took off from Sendai and landed at Tokyo's Haneda airport Thursday afternoon, said Kosuke Kachi, a Honda spokesman. The company ...