Survey Ranks American Aero FTW Among Best FBOs in the World - Again

FORT WORTH, Texas (April 5, 2019) – Just seven years after opening its doors, American Aero FTW—a fixed-base operator (FBO) serving private aviation customers at Meacham International Airport in Fort Worth, Texas—has again earned a top spot in the annual Aviation International News (AIN) reader survey.

American Aero FTW Names New General Manager

FORT WORTH, Texas (Feb. 27, 2019) – When it comes to customer service, American Aero FTW, a fixed-base operator (FBO) at Meacham International Airport in Fort Worth, Texas, has the right person at the helm. Angela Thurmond, listed among the top 20 customer service representatives (CSR) in the world in 2018, has been named general manager of the FBO. Thurmond had been serving as assistant general manager since early 2018.

American Aero Receives Inaugural Everest Fuel Preferred Award

FORT WORTH, Texas – Jan. 31, 2019 – American Aero FTW, a fixed-base operator at Fort Worth Meacham International Airport, was among the first FBOs in the nation to receive the inaugural Everest Fuel Preferred Award at the 2019 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference this week.

Sixth Annual Holiday Toy Drive at Meacham Airport Benefits U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program

FORT WORTH, Texas (December 5, 2018) – Piles of donated toys and rows of shiny, new bicycles once again filled the corner of hangar 11N at Meacham International Airport today during American Aero FTW’s sixth annual Christmas luncheon and toy drive. American Aero FTW is a fixed base operator (FBO) focused on the ground handling needs of private aviation. The annual holiday celebration benefits the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program, and guests include clients and tenants, as well as area firefighters and police officers.

American Aero FTW Becomes World`s First FBO to Earn Rigorous IS-BAH Stage 3 Safety Registration

FORT WORTH, Texas (October 16, 2018) – American Aero FTW, a fixed-base operator (FBO) serving flight crews and passengers at Meacham International Airport in Fort Worth, Texas, today became the first FBO in the world to earn a new Stage 3 safety and ground handling certificate of registration from the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC). The announcement came at the start of the 2018 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention & Exhibition in Orlando, Florida.

American Aero FTW Hits $100,000 Mark with Annual Donation to the Navy Seal Foundation

FORT WORTH, Texas (Sept. 27, 2018) – American Aero FTW, a fixed base operator (FBO) at Meacham International Airport in Fort Worth, Texas, marked its sixth annual charitable contribution to the Navy SEAL Foundation with a $25,653 donation—and two major milestones. This year, the FBO’s total donations since 2013 topped the $100,000 mark, and three SEALs have received pilot training scholarships under the American Aero FTW matching funds program. 

Thurmond Named One of the Best CSRs in the World in 2018 FBO Survey

FORT WORTH, Texas (April 16, 2018) – American Aero FTW is proud to announce that customer service manager Angela Thurmond has been named one of the highest rated customer service representatives in the industry in the 2018 Aviation International News (AIN) FBO Survey. American Aero FTW customers repeatedly recognized Thurmond as someone who routinely goes “above and beyond” to deliver exceptional customer service.

American Aero FTW Ranks in Top 5 Percent of FBOs in the Americas in Annual Aviation International News Survey

FORT WORTH, Texas (April 12, 2018) – A little more than one year after opening the doors to a new, 8,400-square-foot facility in the heart of Meacham International Airport’s renovated terminal building, American Aero FTW earned a spot as one of the top 5 percent of fixed-base operators in the Americas in the Aviation International News (AIN) FBO Survey 2018 report. The survey is based on rankings from passengers, pilots, flight crews, and dispatchers.

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 leadership in support of aviation safety. Agostino is one of 18 industry professionals to receive the honor in 2017.

American Aero FTW Donation to Navy SEAL Foundation Kicks Off New Scholarship Program for Pilot Education

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 10, 2017) –  American Aero FTW, a fixed base operator (FBO) at Meacham International Airport in Fort Worth, Texas, helped launch a new scholarship program with the Navy SEAL Foundation today, with a $22,000 donation to support pilot training for former SEALs. The check was presented on the first day of the NBAA 2017 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition in Las Vegas.