Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Growing Demand For Operating Leases For Business Jets Boca Raton, FL. - The coming year could see a significant increase in the number of business aircraft acquired on operating leases as clients take advantage of very attractive rates. A study among business aviation professionals commissioned by Global Jet Capital, a global leader in financial solutions for corporate aircraft, has revealed that almost half of those surveyed expect to see growing...
Demand Triples Recruiting Business Roanoke, TX (October 10, 2017) - Aviation Search Group, a direct-hire recruiting firm for the aviation industry, is reporting a 194% increase in search assignments compared to 2016. The recruiting firm's growth has been experienced through FAA part 91, 135, and MRO business. Phil Holsinger, an executive recruiting manager for Aviation Search Group said, "The industry is relying...
JSfirm.com Scholarships Awarded Roanoke, TX (October 11, 2017) - JSfirm.com, an aviation-only job website, eagerly anticipated learning the names of the 3 students enrolled at Embry-Riddle to be awarded the JSfirm.com Scholarship. “After considerable thought and discussion, we decided that Embry-Riddle was where we wanted to donate,” said Abbey Hutter, marketing coordinator for JSfirm.com. “It was...
NBAA Presents American Spirit Award to Capt. 'Sully' Sullenberger Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 13, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) this week presented hero-pilot Capt. “Sully” Sullenberger with the association’s American Spirit Award, for speaking out in opposition to the highly controversial concept of air traffic control (ATC) privatization. “We know that when an American hero and aviation expert with 50 years...
At NBAA-BACE, Corporate Angel Network Raises $435,000 for Charitable Flights Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 12, 2017 ­– Corporate Angel Network (CAN) and the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced the organizations’ charity event raised $435,000 for CAN’s mission to transport cancer patients to treatment centers.  The successful and well-attended Fund an Angel Cocktail Reception was held at the Wynn on Oct. 11, in...
NBAA 2017 Convention Concludes as a Strong, Meaningful Show Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 12, 2017 ­– The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today brought to a close its 2017 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), and event organizers reported the show was an all-around success, highlighting the strength of the industry, the host community of Las Vegas, NV, and the association, on its 70th anniversary. NBAA-BACE was...
AVCARD® Now Accepted at AeroPartsNow.com October 12, 2017 – LAS VEGAS – World Fuel Services (WFS) announced today that AVCARD® is now accepted by AeroParts Now (APN) – a new business and general aviation online marketplace for researching and trading aircraft parts, accessories, and services. “APN is an exciting new online marketplace for aviation parts sourcing and procurement,” said Stephanie...
NBAA Announces New Fitts Aviation Scholarship for Aspiring Business Aviation Professionals Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 12, 2017 ­– The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced that NBAA Charities will offer a new scholarship to support the development of aspiring business aviation professionals. The Fred and Diane Fitts Aviation Scholarship will include funds of up to $2,500 to assist four individuals seeking careers as business aviation schedulers,...
JSSI and Metrojet Announce New Airframe Maintenance Agreement NBAA-BACE 2017 – Las Vegas, Nevada – Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance programs to the business aviation industry, and Metrojet Limited, a business aircraft services provider based in Hong Kong, have signed an airframe maintenance agreement at this week’s National Business Aviation Industry Business Aviation Conference and...
NBAA Announces New Board and AMAC Leaders, Re-Elects Directors Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 11, 2017 – The voting members of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today re-elected nine individuals to the association’s Board of Directors during an annual meeting held during NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE). Additionally, Lloyd “Fig” Newton, of L3 Technologies Inc., succeeded Paul Anderson, of...