Wijet (Paris Le Bourget) has announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Honda Aircraft (HON, Greensboro) for the purchase of sixteen HA-420 HondaJets. The commitment was signed during the 2018 Singapore Air Show.

If firmed, the French air taxi service will become the type's launch operator with deliveries to run from March 2018 through to August 2019. The Very Light Jet (VLJ) will seat up to six passengers in its cabin and operate with a range of up to 2,200 kilometres.

Wijet is currently an all-Cessna Aircraft Company operation offering fifteen Cessna 510s for use in travel throughout Europe and North Africa.