Honda Aircraft delivers its first HondaJet

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Merry Christmas from Honda Aircraft Co.!

The first HondaJet was delivered Wednesday, the Greensboro-based company said in a news release, final proof that it has really happened.

Honda has moved from wheels to wings.

And though the company won’t disclose the buyer, the news is a holiday gift to Greensboro and the Triad as well, which is staking part of its industrial future on the aerospace industry.

Read more: Greensboro News & Record