Honda Aircraft dealer in the United States conducted the first demonstration flight of a private ultralight HondaJet. Honda Aircraft intends to obtain certification in the first quarter of 2015 and deliver 50 private jets to customers. The delivery of another 80 aircraft is planned for 2016.
Now the final stage of certification tests is underway, in which 4 aircraft are involved, the total flight time has already amounted to more than 2,000 hours.
The HondaJet private jet was the first aircraft in Japan to be fully developed by a private company without government funding.