Aviation Industry Press Releases

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NBAA: New CBO Report Says ATC Privatization Bill Swells Deficit By $100 Billion Washington, DC, Aug. 17, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today highlighted the latest concern over a congressional proposal for privatizing air traffic control (ATC), resulting from Congressional Budget Office (CBO) findings that pending legislation to privatize ATC would grow America’s budget deficit by nearly $100 billion. The updated analysis of...
MEBAA Show Morocco Receives Royal Patronage The Middle East & North Africa Business Aviation Association (MEBAA) and F&E LLC Middle East are pleased to announce that MEBAA Show Morocco 2017 will be taking place under the high patronage of His Majesty King Mohammed VI. About MEBAA The Middle East and North Africa Business Aviation Association (“MEBAA”) is the official representative of the business aviation...
AMSTAT Releases Latest Business Aircraft Resale Market Update Report Showing Transaction Growth and Inventory Contraction in Most Market Segments During the First Half of 2017 Tinton Falls, NJ – August 16, 2017: According to AMSTAT, there have been further encouraging signs coming from the business aircraft resale market. Overall, Business Jet Resale Retail Transactions were up 8.4% during the first half of 2017 versus the same period in 2016. Of note were the Medium Jets, where transaction activity during this period was up 16.7% over 2016. Heavy Jet...
C&L Aviation Group Partners with DPI Labs for Cabin Management System Installations BANGOR, Maine – C&L Aviation Group is pleased to announce an official partnership with DPI Labs to provide installation services for their aircraft Cabin Management Systems (CMS). C&L will be providing upgrades and complete replacements of obsolete systems with the advanced CMS produced by DPI Labs in Challenger, Gulfstream, Hawker, Learjet and other aircraft types. “This...
NBAA to Appeals Court: Santa Monica, FAA Agreement Must Be Vacated Washington, DC, Aug. 16, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and five other stakeholders today filed a brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, challenging the legality of a "settlement agreement” between the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the city of Santa Monica. The highly unusual agreement, which was...
NATA Presents Aviation Milestone Award to Long-time Member Central Flying Service Washington, DC, August 16, 2017 – Today, National Air Transportation Association (NATA) Executive Vice President Tim Obitts commemorated Arkansas-based Central Flying Service’s (Central) milestone of reaching 475,000 flight training hours. Obitts presented Central’s CEO Dick Holbert with the “NATA Aviation Milestone Award” at the company's headquarters in...
Aeroflot Receives the 6th Brand-New Airbus from AviaAM Financial Leasing China On the 15th of August, Airbus A321-211SL (MSN 7801) was handed over to the largest Russian air carrier Aeroflot. Under the operating lease contract, the Russian flag carrier will operate the aircraft with 16 business and 167 economy seat configuration aircraft for the next 12 years. The brand-new aircraft was delivered as a part of a previously signed Memorandum of Understanding between...
A Towbarless Remote Controlled Electric Aircraft Tug System Capable of Towing Very Large Business Jets in Challenging Conditions St. Augustine, FL - Aug 15th 2017 – TNA Aviation Technologies, the company built on innovating the way aircraft are moved on the ground, announced the North and South American release of the TowFLEXX 5-Series HD “Heavy Duty”, the industry’s most advanced and versatile remote controlled electrical towbarless aircraft tug in it’s class. This product combines the best...
JSSI Enrolls Sikorsky S-92 Helicopter Client LABACE 2017 - São Paulo, Brazil – Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance programs to the business aviation industry, has enrolled a Sikorsky S-92 helicopter on a JSSI program in advance of this year’s Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (LABACE). The aircraft will be covered by JSSI’s exclusive Tip-to-...
SevenJet Private Travel Offers Maintenance on King Air Aircraft CLEARWATER, Florida – SevenJet Private Travel (SJPT), a leader in aircraft sales and acquisitions, has expanded its aircraft maintenance offerings to include light maintenance, inspections, avionics upgrades and other services for King Air aircraft at its Clearwater, Florida, facility. The company, often recognized for its work with Piaggio Avanti II aircraft, began offering maintenance...