Aviation Industry Press Releases

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NBAA: New Resource Underscores Industry's Emphasis on Ethics in Business Aviation Transactions Washington, DC, Dec. 14, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has published a new guidance statement, “Ethical Business Aviation Transactions,” outlining best practices for ethical transactions between buyers and sellers of business aircraft products and services. “Business aviation has always had a strong ethical culture, with regard to...
Exclusive Aircraft Sales Welcomes David Kay to Aircraft Sales Team December 14, 2017 (Eden Prairie, MN) - Exclusive Aircraft Sales welcomes David Kay to the Sales team as Director of Aircraft Sales. Kay brings with him nearly 25 years of industry experience in aviation and aircraft sales knowledge.  Kay is also an active pilot with commercial and instrument ratings and received his Aviation Technology degree from the University of Illinois. Mike Higgins...
Banyan’s 1st Aviation Career Day Deemed a Success Fort Lauderdale, FLA. – Banyan Pilot Shop based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport hosted an aviation career day on Saturday, December 9, 2017.  Despite the cold and rainy weather, 67 people showed up to network with the flight schools and colleges.  They also had the opportunity to speak with Arlisa Jernigan, Banyan’s Director of People Relations, about Banyan job...
NARA Launches New Weekly Aircraft Inventory e-Update December 13, 2017 -- The National Aircraft Resale Association (NARA) has introduced a weekly email update report, available to the industry, that includes members’ newly added aircraft for sale or lease, and aircraft that sold that week. Those interested in receiving the NARA weekly report can sign-up on the NARA website and opt-in at Sign Up For Weekly Updates. The entire inventory of...
Odyssey Aviation Kissimmee Joins the Paragon Network Houston, TX – December 2017 – Odyssey Aviation Kissimmee (KISM) at Kissimmee Gateway Airport will be a member of the elite Paragon Network™ as of January 1st, 2018. Odyssey Aviation Kissimmee’s first-class FBO offers an executive lobby, private pilot lounge, flight planning office with WSI weather briefing, and more! Their ramp can handle up to a 737-400 and has 100,...
NBAA Hails House Passage of Bill Strengthening General Aviation Security Washington, DC, Dec. 11, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today welcomed the U.S. House of Representatives’ passage of much-needed legislation that would strengthen and streamline security for general aviation and charter operators. The bill – “Securing General Aviation and Commercial Charter Air Carrier Service Act of 2017'' (...
Ron Jennings joins C&L Aviation Group as Regional Sales Manager Bangor, Maine, USA - C&L is pleased to announce that Ron Jennings has joined the company as Regional Sales Manager. Jennings will assist C&L’s corporate aviation customers with maintenance packages, including modifications, avionics upgrades, interior and paint services. Jennings’ experience includes 33 years in the corporate aviation industry. Prior to C&L, Jennings...
Front Range Aviation Merges with Wetzel Aviation Denver, Colorado - December 2017 - Two well-established aircraft brokerage firms, Front Range Aviation, LLC. and Wetzel Aviation, Inc. jointly announce the merging of their two companies effective January 1, 2018. “We are excited to unite with such a great partner as Front Range,” stated Bryon Mobley, Wetzel Aviation partner. “Our team has previously worked together with Jim...
NBAA Recognizes American Aero FTW VP Bob Agostino with Prestigious Aviation Safety Award FORT WORTH, Texas (December 7, 2017) – Robert Agostino, vice president of Fort Worth-based American Aero FTW and a renowned expert in aviation safety, has been awarded the annual Dr. Tony Kern Professionalism in Aviation Award by the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA). The award recognizes individuals in the business aviation industry for outstanding professionalism and...
NBAA Looks Forward to Working with New DHS Secretary Nielsen Washington, DC, Dec. 5, 2017 – National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen today said NBAA looks forward to working with Kirstjen Nielsen in her new role as Department of Homeland Security Secretary. Nielsen was confirmed to the position by the U.S. Senate today by a vote of 62 to 37. "NBAA has always had a productive and collaborative relationship...