Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Coleman Jet Adds WiFi Equipped Nextant to Charter Fleet Gary, Indiana, - Coleman Jet, a B. Coleman Aviation company, has added a 2006 Nextant 400XTi to its charter fleet. The aircraft is conveniently based at the Gary/Chicago Airport (KGYY), just 25 miles southeast of Chicago. The newly refurbished aircraft offers comfortable seating for 8 passengers and boasts remarkable range for its class. Luxurious amenities include an entertainment system...
NBAA Requests Appeals Court Review of Santa Monica Airport Settlement Agreement Washington, DC, Feb. 13, 2017 –  The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today joined with five additional airport stakeholders to petition the U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit, asking the court to review the recent decision by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) that negatively affects the future of California’s Santa Monica Municipal Airport...
American Aero FTW Grand Opening Celebration American Aero FTW General Manager Riggs Brown and team members hosted a grand opening celebration for the FBO’s new 8,400-square-foot, world-class facility at Meacham International Airport. More than 200 people attended the party on Feb. 9 , coinciding with the four-day 2017 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference held in Fort Worth.
Phillips 66 Aviation Adds Five FBOs to its Network Phillips 66 Aviation, a major supplier or jet fuels and Avgas to private, commercial and military aircraft, has announced the addition of five FBOs to its US network. Each location will offer Phillips 66 Aviation fuel and lubricant products, but also benefit from events and incentive programs to help increase profits. The five FBOs are Devils Lake Aero Service, Devils Lake, North Dakota;...
NBAA Calls for Modernized ATC That Serves All Americans Washington, DC, Feb. 9, 2017 –  National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen today issued the following statement, regarding comments made in conjunction with a meeting between President Donald Trump and several airline CEOs, which included discussion of creating a privatized Air Traffic Control (ATC) system, funded by user fees – a concept long...
Air Elite Network Covers Both Hemispheres Continued Asia-Pacific expansion and increased Network interconnectivity Fort Worth, Texas (February 8, 2017) – World Fuel Services announced today that the Air Elite Network has welcomed nine new FBOs to the global network of Diamond Service Locations in late 2016 and early 2017. The network now reaches both hemispheres and covers six continents, with a widening footprint in the Asia-...
Tocumen SA to Host And Sponsor the Second Annual Aero Expo Panama Pacifico February 7, 2017 - Panama, Republic of Panama - Tocumen SA, the International Airport in Panama City, Panama will be the host and a Platinum Sponsor of the Aero Expo Panama Pacifico, a trade show that will be held in April of 2017. Joseph Fidanque III, General Manager of Tocumen SA, has confirmed that he will be one of the keynote speakers at the conference. “Tocumen is pleased to host...
NBAA Applauds Introduction of Legislation to Resolve Excise Tax Dispute for Management Companies Washington, DC, Feb. 8, 2017 –  The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today welcomed the introduction of bipartisan congressional legislation that would put an end to the improper application of commercial airline ticket taxes to aircraft management companies. The legislation makes clear that management services provided to assist a business aircraft owner in...
NBAA Announces Recipients of 2017 Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarships Fort Worth, TX, Feb. 7, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and its Schedulers & Dispatchers (S&D) Committee today announced the recipients of the 2017 Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarships. These individuals will be recognized during the 2017 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference (SDC2017), taking place Feb. 7-10 in Fort Worth,...
Corporate Aircraft Association and World Fuel Services Deliver Joint Program for International Rates to the CAA Member Community Fort Worth, Texas (February 7, 2017) – Today, World Fuel Services (WFS) and Corporate Aircraft Association (CAA) announced a new program to provide exclusive international rates to the CAA membership. As part of the program, CAA named World Fuel | Colt Trip Support as its preferred provider and is offering an enhanced AVCARD program to eligible members. CAA will utilize World Fuel...