Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Paragon Network Members Soar in the 2017 AIN FBO Survey Houston, TX – April 17, 2017 – Paragon Network FBO members rank high in the 2017 AIN FBO Survey. FBO Members of The Paragon Network rank every year in the industry surveys based on their high levels of safety and service, top-notch facilities, and their ability to execute a superior experience during each visit. Members placed in over 20 ranking categories in the 2017 AIN FBO...
ABACE2017 Highlights Enthusiasm for Business Aviation Shanghai, China, April 13, 2017 – As the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE) concluded its third and final day, organizers reported that the sixth edition of the event was perhaps the strongest to date. ABACE2017 took place April 11–13, 2017, at the Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport. The event is produced through a partnership between the...
Embraer Delivers 18 Commercial and 15 Executive Jets in 1Q17 São José dos Campos, Brazil, April 13, 2017 – During the first quarter of 2017 (1Q17), Embraer (NYSE: ERJ; BM&FBOVESPA: EMBR3) delivered 18 jets to the commercial aviation market across the U.S., Europe and China. In the business aviation market, 15 aircraft were delivered in the same period, being 11 light jets and 4 large jets. On March 31, Embraer’s firm order...
Air Elite Network Tops 70 Locations Business Aviation Centre-Frankfurt, Avjet Asia, and Fast Air Jet Centre Join the Network Shanghai, China (April 12, 2017) – World Fuel Services announced today that the Air Elite Network has grown beyond 70 Diamond Service Locations with the recent additions of Business Aviation Centre- Frankfurt, Avjet Asia Co. Ltd., and Fast Air Jet Centre. The global network of uniquely exceptional...
Veteran Aviation Attorney Brian Monkarsh Joins Aerlex Law Group Santa Monica, CA – April 11, 2017 – Stephen Hofer, President of the Aerlex Law Group, announced today that veteran aviation attorney Brian Monkarsh has joined the firm as Senior Counsel, Commercial Aircraft. With 20 years of experience in the aviation industry, Monkarsh brings a wide-ranging expertise in both transactional and litigation matters.  He spent a decade with...
Elevated FlyBuys™ Rewards Now Offered in APAC Region Provided by New Air Elite Locations Accepting World Fuel Services Contract Fuel or AVCARD® Shanghai, China (April 11, 2017) – World Fuel Services’ loyalty program, FlyBuys™ Rewards, now awards pilots, flight crew members, flight departments, and schedulers & dispatchers at an elevated rate in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region as a result of the addition of Deer Jet and...
JSSI Continues Growth in Asia with New Leadership April 10, 2017 – Chicago, Illinois - Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance programs to the business aviation industry, today announced that it has appointed Jaslyn Chan as the new president of JSSI Asia. Chan will provide strategic leadership from JSSI’s regional headquarters in Hong Kong as part of the company’s continued growth in...
MEBAA Show Morocco Kicks Off With Stakeholder Meetings New Exhibitor Opportunities Identified on Site Visit Dubai, 10 April 2017: The MEBAA Show Morocco will offer an increased scope to exhibitors in terms of space and tent options when it moves to its new location at Marrakech Menara Airport in September. Recently, the first meeting of the event’s key stakeholders took place in Morocco, with Ali Alnaqbi, Founding & Executive Chairman of...
World Fuel Services Grows Global Trip Support Resources with Shanghai Expansion Shanghai, China (April 11, 2017) – World Fuel Services (WFS) announced today the expansion of international trip support resources in Asia. Their 24/7 Shanghai office is expanding to meet the growing demand of operators traveling to and from the Asia-Pacific region. This investment in China, along with recently-added coverage in Toluca, Mexico and Johannesburg, South Africa, further...
Baer Air changes name, plans expansion MELBOURNE, Florida – Baer Air at Melbourne International Airport (KMLB) has changed its name to Apex Executive Jet Center (AEJC) as it expands and upgrades its facilities and services. Established in 2003 as Baer Air, the company started its operations as an FAA certified charter company, providing limited scheduled service to Florida and Bahamian destinations with piston aircraft....