HondaJet will visit 13 countries on world tour


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Honda Aircraft has announced that the HondaJet will begin a world tour in April 2015 with the advanced light jet making its first appearances in Japan and Europe.

The HondaJet will stop in 13 countries during the proposed world tour.

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Michimasa Fujino, president and CEO of Honda Aircraft, said: “The HondaJet world tour is a tribute to Honda’s challenging spirit to bring something truly innovative to business aviation.”

“We are excited to introduce the HondaJet to Japan and Europe for the first time. As part of this special tour, we will conduct demonstration flights to share what Honda has accomplished through the power of dreams,” added Fujino.

The HondaJet will be begin and make its public debut in Japan from 25 April – 5 May 2015. In Japan, the aircraft is scheduled to make appearances at a number of airports before making its European debut at EBACE 2015 in Geneva, Switzerland, where it will be on static display.

“We are excited to bring the HondaJet to EBACE and showcase its performance capabilities in Europe,” said Fujino. “The HondaJet has broad appeal in this region with its speed, superior efficiency, and a range that connects most of the major cities in Europe and the UK.”

Honda Aircraft is planning a special demonstration tour with HondaJet dealers after EBACE. Flights will be offered at major cities in six countries including Switzerland (Geneva); UK (Farnborough and Birmingham); Belgium (Antwerp); France (Paris); Germany (Munich, Hamburg and Moenchengladbach); and Poland (Warsaw).

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