Aviation Industry Press Releases

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NBAA Welcomes Announcement of New AOPA President Contact: Dan Hubbard, (202) 783-9360, dhubbard@nbaa.orgWashington, DC, August 20, 2013 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today welcomed the announcement of the selection of Mark Baker as the new president of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA).NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen said, "We are pleased to welcome a longtime AOPA member, businessman, and pilot to this...
Eagle Creek Aviation Services to Install Garmin G1000 Panel in New Jersey-based Twin Commander 900 INDIANAPOLIS - Eagle Creek Aviation Services, a leading provider of aircraft services and aircraft sales, announced today that it will be installing the new Garmin G1000 panel in a privately-owned Twin Commander 900 based in New Jersey. The installation incldes RVSM certification. The Garmin G1000 is an all-electronic glass panel avionics display. It integrates all primary flight, navigation...
FlyBuys® Rewards Program Continues Steady Membership Growth 2013 Trend Attributed to Program’s International Expansion & Other Factors São Paulo, Brazil (August 15, 2013) – World Fuel Services announced today that membership in the FlyBuys Rewards Program has been growing steadily through the first half of 2013 in spite of the stall in overall industry growth. This successful growth and momentum is being attributed to the program’s recent international expansion, the simplicity of automatic point earnings and the flexibility of...
3 Aircraft Performance Enhancement Companies Join Forces for a Powerful Presence at LABACE São Paulo, Aug. 13, 2013 — Three companies (Blackhawk Modifications, BLR Aerospace, and Raisbeck Engineering) are joining forces at the Latin American Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (LABACE) Aug. 14-16 to provide one-stop shopping for King Air owners/operators interested in improving the performance and value of their aircraft. The three companies are leading providers of performance...
Avjet Corporation Names Andrew C. Bradley President of Global Sales BURBANK, Calif. – Avjet Corporation, an international provider of aircraft charter, sales and management solutions, announced today that Andrew C. Bradley has been appointed President of Global Sales.Mr. Bradley, previously Avjet’s Senior Vice President of Global Sales, joined the company in 1997. Since that time, he has overseen hundreds of long-range, large-cabin jet transactions worth more...
Air BP to unveil new Operators University at LABACE 2013 Leading international fuel supplier Air BP will be presenting its innovative Operators University training product – booth 5004/5006 - at this year’s Latin American Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (LABACE) when it takes place in Sao Paulo, Brazil, 14 – 16th August. The detailed training programme has been designed to train Air BP refuelling staff to achieve Air BP’s highest...
Global business jet fleet to grow by over 55% by 2025, says International Bureau of Aviation’s new report The International Bureau of Aviation’s Business Jet Asset Report 2013 reveals IBA’s fleet forecast and their Business Jet Asset Rating Guide.The 2013 Business Jet Asset Report focuses on business jet aircraft and provides insight and intelligence on market value trends and key product developments as well as important considerations in protecting aircraft value.Highlights of this year’s report...
World Fuel Services Celebrates New São Paulo Office South American Expansion Part of an Effort to Better Support Latin American Business AviationSão Paulo, Brazil (August 14, 2013) – With the backdrop of the Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (LABACE), World Fuel Services is showcasing their enhanced South American presence on the heels of the opening of their new São Paulo office. With the opening of this new office,...
MH Aviation Services Partners with BaseOps International Working Together to Strengthen World Fuel Services’ International Trip Planning OfferingSão Paulo, Brazil (August 16, 2013) – MH Aviation Services, now a part of World Fuel Services’ family of business aviation products and services, has begun working in concert with BaseOps International to strengthen World Fuel Services’ international trip planning and handling offerings. MH Aviation brings to...
Business Aviation Groups Welcome Canadian Court's Overturn of Untenable Aircraft-Use Policy Contacts: Dan Hubbard, (202) 783-9360, dhubbard@nbaa.orgWashington, DC, August 12, 2013 – The business aviation community on both sides of the U.S.-Canadian border welcomed recent action by the Canadian Federal Court to overturn on appeal a position by the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) that would have had extremely adverse ramifications for companies using business aviation to conduct...