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New Brand Campaign Takes Imaginative Journey Through Honda's Innovative Efforts to Use Technology to Help People

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 11:30am

The "Origin of Determination" campaign kicks off with a new 60-second TV spot ( https://honda.us/theoriginofdetermination ) highlighting over 100 of Honda's pioneering products, while pointing toward Honda's future.

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  • The "Origin of Determination" campaign kicks off with a new 60-second TV spot ( https://honda.us/theoriginofdetermination ) highlighting over 100 of Honda's pioneering products, while pointing toward Honda's future.
  • The new, multi-channel brand campaign brings to life many of the company's most iconic products.
  • Throughout the spot, viewers will see a rapidly expanding supernova of products flowing out in all directions, representing the origin story of Honda.
  • In 2020, more than two-thirds of the Honda and Acura automobiles sold in the U.S. were produced in America.

Honda Aircraft Company Unveils HondaJet 2600 Concept in NBAA 2021

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:01am

LAS VEGAS, NV, Oct 13, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Aircraft Company today unveiled the "HondaJet 2600 Concept", at a special event hosted by Honda Aircraft Company at the 2021 NBAA Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (NBAA-BACE).

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, NV, Oct 13, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Aircraft Company today unveiled the "HondaJet 2600 Concept", at a special event hosted by Honda Aircraft Company at the 2021 NBAA Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (NBAA-BACE).
  • Presented as the next generation of business jet, Honda Aircraft displayed a mockup of the HondaJet 2600 Concept to collect customer feedback and validate market demand.
  • Through the further refinement of these foundational HondaJet technologies, the HondaJet 2600 Concept will be the world's first light jet capable of nonstop transcontinental flight across the United States.
  • When introducing the HondaJet 2600 Concept mock-up at the 2021 NBAA, Honda Aircraft Company President and CEO Michimasa Fujino stated, "Over the past five years, we introduced the HondaJet Elite, then the Elite S, to further enhance the original HondaJet design.

Honda Aircraft Company Unveils HondaJet 2600 Concept in NBAA 2021

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 6:30pm

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Honda Aircraft Company today unveiled the "HondaJet 2600 Concept", at a special event hosted by Honda Aircraft Company at the 2021 NBAA Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (NBAA-BACE).

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Honda Aircraft Company today unveiled the "HondaJet 2600 Concept", at a special event hosted by Honda Aircraft Company at the 2021 NBAA Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (NBAA-BACE).
  • Presented as the next generation of business jet, Honda Aircraft displayed a mockup of the HondaJet 2600 Concept to collect customer feedback and validate market demand.
  • Through the further refinement of these foundational HondaJet technologies, the HondaJet 2600 Concept will be the world's first light jet capable of nonstop transcontinental flight across the United States.
  • When introducing the HondaJet 2600 Concept mock-up at the 2021 NBAA, Honda Aircraft Company President and CEO Michimasa Fujino stated, "Over the past five years, we introduced the HondaJet Elite, then the Elite S, to further enhance the original HondaJet design.

HondaJet STC Will Further Expand Gogo's Vast AVANCE Certifications List

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 2:00pm

It will be the latest certification secured for the AVANCE L3 further expanding Gogo's rapid adoption into the light jet segment of business aviation.

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  • It will be the latest certification secured for the AVANCE L3 further expanding Gogo's rapid adoption into the light jet segment of business aviation.
  • Gogo's authorized dealers and OEM partners have developed dozens of new STCs in the last 24 months.
  • There are now more than 2,000 AVANCE systems in service making AVANCE the most successful and widely adopted inflight connectivity solution in business aviation.
  • Currently, there are more than 2,000 business aircraft flying with Gogo's AVANCE L5 or L3 system installed.

Honda Introduces Initiatives in New Areas

Friday, October 1, 2021 - 9:01am

These new initiatives are made possible by core technologies Honda has amassed to date, including technologies in the areas of combustion, electrification, control and robotics.

Key Points: 
  • These new initiatives are made possible by core technologies Honda has amassed to date, including technologies in the areas of combustion, electrification, control and robotics.
  • Through the comprehensive utilization of such technological strengths, Honda will strive to realize the joy of expanding people's life's potential in new areas in addition to existing business areas.
  • - Honda will create a new "mobility ecosystem" featuring Honda eVTOL at its core, connected with mobility products on the ground.
  • Moreover, in addition to electrification technologies, Honda eVTOL will feature technologies Honda has amassed in a number of different areas such as combustion, aerodynamics and control technologies.

Honda Introduces Initiatives in New Areas, Taking on Challenges in New Areas while Leveraging Its Core Technologies

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 10:01am

These new initiatives are made possible by core technologies Honda has amassed to date, including technologies in the areas of combustion, electrification, control and robotics.

Key Points: 
  • These new initiatives are made possible by core technologies Honda has amassed to date, including technologies in the areas of combustion, electrification, control and robotics.
  • Honda will create a new "mobility ecosystem" featuring Honda eVTOL at its core, connected with mobility products on the ground.
  • Moreover, in addition to electrification technologies, Honda eVTOL will feature technologies Honda has amassed in a number of different areas such as combustion, aerodynamics and control technologies.
  • For this challenge, Honda will strive to utilize control and guidance technologies Honda has amassed through the development of automated driving technologies.

Volato Launches Private Jet Ownership Program With New Custom HondaJet Elite S Aircraft

Friday, September 10, 2021 - 4:21pm

Volato , the modern way to buy and own a private jet, has officially launched its offering with a custom HondaJet Elite S fleet.

Key Points: 
  • Volato , the modern way to buy and own a private jet, has officially launched its offering with a custom HondaJet Elite S fleet.
  • Shares can be purchased at 1/16, 1/8, 14, 12 or a whole aircraft of one of the HondaJet Elite S fleet; shares represent a 5-year program term.
  • Volato is the modern way to buy and own a private jet, creating a more accessible category of private aviation ownership through an innovative business model that reduces the cost and hassle of ownership.
  • Volato focuses on 1-4 passenger regional flights, and operates a fleet of upgraded custom HondaJet Elite S.
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Honda Aircraft Company President & CEO, Michimasa Fujino, Receives 2021 AIAA Reed Aeronautics Award at the AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala

Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 11:56pm

The annual AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala recognizes the most influential and inspiring individuals in aerospace, whose outstanding contributions merit the highest accolades.This year, AIAA held the 2021 Spotlight Awards Gala virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • The annual AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala recognizes the most influential and inspiring individuals in aerospace, whose outstanding contributions merit the highest accolades.This year, AIAA held the 2021 Spotlight Awards Gala virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • "I was very surprised, honored, and very grateful to be recognized with the 2021 Reed Aeronautics Award," said Fujino.
  • On behalf of Honda Aircraft Company, I'd like to express my sincere appreciation to everyone who supported the HondaJet project."
  • The Reed Aeronautics Award is the highest honor AIAA bestows for notable achievement in the field of aeronautics.

Honda Embraces Long-Term Remote Work Opportunities for U.S. Associates

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 4:30pm

TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 4,2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Honda will provide some of its U.S. associates more workplace flexibility by providing long term opportunities to work remotely.

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  • TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 4,2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Honda will provide some of its U.S. associates more workplace flexibility by providing long term opportunities to work remotely.
  • Under this new approach, eligible associates will be able to work from home or in satellite locations for all or part of their workweek.
  • Remote work is a critical recruiting and retention tool for the talent Honda needs to achieve its vision of a carbon free and collision free future and expanding life's potential for people everywhere.
  • Today, Honda employs 30,000 associates in America engaged in the development, manufacturing, sales and service support of Honda and Acura automobiles, Honda power equipment, Honda powersports products and the HondaJet advanced light jet.

Honda Aircraft Company Unveils the HondaJet Elite S

Thursday, May 27, 2021 - 1:01am

GREENSBORO, N.C., May 27, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Aircraft Company today revealed a new upgraded aircraft, the "HondaJet Elite S," at its first ever virtual product launch event themed "Innovation Continues: Elite S."

Key Points: 
  • GREENSBORO, N.C., May 27, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Aircraft Company today revealed a new upgraded aircraft, the "HondaJet Elite S," at its first ever virtual product launch event themed "Innovation Continues: Elite S."
    The HondaJet Elite S features several upgrades that expand operational capability and improve flight operation.
  • While introducing the HondaJet Elite S, Honda Aircraft Company unveiled an Elite S with a special paint scheme, which represents the company's continued commitment to research and development of leading-edge technology to realize new possibilities and propose new value for business aviation.
  • The HondaJet Elite S has inherited the aeronautical breakthroughs developed by Honda Aircraft Company, including the Over-The-Wing Engine Mount (OTWEM) configuration, Natural Laminar Flow (NLF) fuselage nose and wing, composite fuselage and a highly customized avionics suite.
  • Honda Aircraft Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Honda Motor Co., Inc.