Aviation Industry Press Releases

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The Ohio State University Airport Joins The Paragon Network Houston, TX – February 4th, 2019 – The Ohio State University Airport in Columbus, OH (KOSU), is now an elite member of The Paragon Network™. The Ohio State University Airport at Don Scott Field (KOSU) is the Premier FBO in Columbus, OH. Their customer service team is always ready to assist you with any of your passenger, aircraft and crew needs. Their elite FBO is only 10...
Whelen Engineering to Acquire LoPresti Aviation Chester, Connecticut - February 1, 2019 - Whelen Engineering Company announced today that it completed an acquisition and spin-off of its Aviation Division with LoPresti Aviation. Whelen’s Aviation Division and LoPresti are both global leaders in the aviation lighting market and will be combined into a single organization named Whelen Aerospace Technologies, or WAT. LoPresti Aviation is...
At 30, Record-Setting Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference More Forward-Looking Than Ever San Antonio, TX, Feb. 1, 2019 – As the 30th edition of the National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA’s) Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference (SDC2019) concluded today, organizers said the event’s trademark upbeat vibe and forward-looking view were as much in evidence as ever. Taking place Jan. 29-Feb. 1 in San Antonio, TX, SDC2019 featured the highest...
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. Everest Fuel, a leading supplier of contract fuel services, established the award to distinguish its...
NBAA Announces Recipients of 2019 Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarships San Antonio, TX, Jan. 29, 2019 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and its Schedulers & Dispatchers (S&D) Committee today announced the recipients of the 2019 Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarship. These individuals will be recognized during the 2019 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference (SDC2019), taking place Jan 29 – Feb 1 in San Antonio...
NBAA Announces Recipients of 2019 Schedulers & Dispatchers Scholarship Awards San Antonio, TX, Jan. 29, 2019 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and its Schedulers & Dispatchers (S&D) Committee today announced that $40,400 in scholarship funds will be awarded to individuals seeking to advance their aviation careers through continuing education. These individuals will be recognized during the 2019 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference...
Sheltair Aviation's Westward Expansion Launches in Colorado with FBO Services at KBJC Broomfield, CO - Sheltair Aviation, one of the nation’s leading aviation services companies, today announced that it will be serving the general aviation community with a full-service FBO at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (KBJC), opening a state-of-the-art temporary facility while a permanent multimillion dollar FBO complex is under construction that will offer a new terminal, build-...
World Fuel Services Wins Contract to Supply London Oxford Airport in UK January 25, 2019– LONDON – Global energy leader World Fuel Services (World Fuel) has won two contracts with London Oxford Airport and London Heliport to supply Jet A-1, Avgas and training packages. This five-year contract, to start in February 2019, not only solidifies World Fuel as the primary supplier to the general aviation market within the south of the United Kingdom (UK), but...
Air Elite Newest Locations Span Both Hemispheres - Australia, Mexico and the Caribbean January 28, 2019 –San Antonio – World Fuel Services announced today that Platinum Business Aviation Centre (YBCG and YMEN), FBO Redwings (MMQT) and Kayan Jet (TKPK) are the four newest Air Elite Network members. Air Elite continues to attract FBOs and ground handlers around the world with its unique programs to deliver service excellence, share member best-practices and earn the...
Hill Aircraft Ramps Up and Updates Policies for Big Game January 25, 2019 – ATLANTA - Atlanta will soon play host to one of the biggest sporting events in the world on February 3, 2019. In preparation, Hill Aircraft has increased staffing and enhanced services to respond to the large demand. The Air Elite network will also support Hill Aircraft with more access to qualified line and customer service teams during that period. Air Elite Network...