Aviation Industry Press Releases

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FDManager Pte Ltd appoints Freestream Aircraft as its Channel Partner for North America NBAA Las Vegas – FDManager Pte Ltd has appointed Freestream Aircraft Limited as its Channel Partner for sales, marketing and product support in North America. Over the past 24 months, FDManager has focused on the soft launch of its Flight Department Integration and Automation App in its Asian home region, securing a significant portion of corporate flight departments and aircraft...
Business Aviation Survey: The Results Are In! Roanoke, TX (October, 2017) - JSfirm.com, the leading aviation job advertisement website, has completed its annual Business Aviation Survey.  275 Part 91 and 135 operators participated this year.  Compared to 2016, flight hours have increased (+4%) and fewer companies report being impacted by the pilot shortage (-8%).  Jeff Richards, operations manager for JSfirm.com said, "...
Sue Folkringa Has Been Appointed To NBAA’s Tax Committee Fort Lauderdale, FL (October 13, 2017) – Wolcott & Associates, P.A. is proud to announce that Sue Folkringa, a CPA with the firm, was officially appointed to the NBAA’s Tax Committee during the recent NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition held in Las Vegas. NBAA’s Tax Committee’s efforts are focused in the area of taxes affecting business/corporate...
Donald Kamenz joins C&L Aerospace as Senior Vice President of Aircraft Sales Bangor, ME, USA - C&L is pleased to announce that Donald Kamenz has joined the team as Senior Vice President of Sales, focusing on expanding business in the regional aircraft sales and brokering divisions. Donald comes to C&L from Commercial Jet, where he was Vice President of Sales, building on his three decades of experience in aerospace sales and service. “I’ve gotten...
Huge Increase in U.S. Travelers Flying to Portugal as JetBlue & TAP Air Portugal Partnership Hits One Year Mark NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - On June 16 last year, TAP Air Portugal entered into a partnership with JetBlue to provide convenient flight connections through New York’s John F. Kennedy, Boston’s Logan airport and Newark Liberty. The two airlines codeshare on JetBlue flights from 38 U.S. cities, onto TAP’s Lisbon flights from the three U.S. gateways, to...
Growing Demand For Operating Leases For Business Jets Boca Raton, FL. - The coming year could see a significant increase in the number of business aircraft acquired on operating leases as clients take advantage of very attractive rates. A study among business aviation professionals commissioned by Global Jet Capital, a global leader in financial solutions for corporate aircraft, has revealed that almost half of those surveyed expect to see growing...
Demand Triples Recruiting Business Roanoke, TX (October 10, 2017) - Aviation Search Group, a direct-hire recruiting firm for the aviation industry, is reporting a 194% increase in search assignments compared to 2016. The recruiting firm's growth has been experienced through FAA part 91, 135, and MRO business. Phil Holsinger, an executive recruiting manager for Aviation Search Group said, "The industry is relying...
JSfirm.com Scholarships Awarded Roanoke, TX (October 11, 2017) - JSfirm.com, an aviation-only job website, eagerly anticipated learning the names of the 3 students enrolled at Embry-Riddle to be awarded the JSfirm.com Scholarship. “After considerable thought and discussion, we decided that Embry-Riddle was where we wanted to donate,” said Abbey Hutter, marketing coordinator for JSfirm.com. “It was...
NBAA Presents American Spirit Award to Capt. 'Sully' Sullenberger Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 13, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) this week presented hero-pilot Capt. “Sully” Sullenberger with the association’s American Spirit Award, for speaking out in opposition to the highly controversial concept of air traffic control (ATC) privatization. “We know that when an American hero and aviation expert with 50 years...
At NBAA-BACE, Corporate Angel Network Raises $435,000 for Charitable Flights Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 12, 2017 ­– Corporate Angel Network (CAN) and the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced the organizations’ charity event raised $435,000 for CAN’s mission to transport cancer patients to treatment centers.  The successful and well-attended Fund an Angel Cocktail Reception was held at the Wynn on Oct. 11, in...