Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Premier Jet Center Welcomes Michael Lawrence as Operations Manager December 27, 2017 (Eden Prairie, MN) - Premier Jet Center in Minneapolis, MN welcomes Michael Lawrence as Operations Manager. Lawrence started in the aviation industry 20 years ago, with the majority of that time spent in a managerial role. Lawrence’s recent position as General Manager at Key Air allowed him to oversee all aspects of the full-service FBO, therefore providing him the...
C&L Aerospace Names Richard Longely Regional Sales Mgr. ERJ Program BANGOR, Maine – C&L Aerospace has announced that Richard Longely has joined C&L Aerospace as a Regional Sales Manager to lead its ERJ 145 Program. Longely brings with him over 20 years of aviation experience, most recently as Director of International Sales for ATCO/LanAir where he led the company’s expansion on a global basis and developed PMA supply chain solutions for...
NATA-Sought Provisions Retained in Tax Reform Legislation Washington, DC, December 20, 2017 – Today, Congress approved The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1), which overhauls the nation’s tax code and contains pro-aviation business provisions long-sought by NATA and its members. President Trump is expected to sign the legislation into law. “NATA thanks the Congressional leadership and the House and Senate tax-writing committees for...
NBAA Applauds Final Passage of Historic Tax Reform Legislation Washington, DC, Dec. 20, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today hailed final congressional passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which includes provisions NBAA has long championed on behalf of general aviation. The bill now goes to the president for signing, which is expected shortly. “The tax legislation passed by Congress today includes key...
ExecuJet Gains IS-BAH Stage II Accreditation at Berlin and Lanseria FBOs ExecuJet, part of the Luxaviation Group, has seen its Berlin and Lanseria FBOs gain the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) Stage II accreditation. ExecuJet now has three IS-BAH Stage II-recognized FBO facilities, the other being at Zürich, out of a network of 25, highlighting how ExecuJet adheres to the highest safety and quality standards in the industry....
NBAA Applauds Final Compromise Language in Congressional Tax Legislation Washington, DC, Dec. 15, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today expressed support for the final version of tax legislation agreed to by House and Senate conference negotiators, specifically pointing to provisions that will help general aviation, which the NBAA has worked hard for years to achieve. “We are pleased with the final tax legislation that...
Tax Reform Legislation Contains NATA Supported Pro-Aviation Business Provisions   Washington, DC, December 15, 2017 – Today, House/Senate conferees released the final version of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) preserving two pro-aviation business provisions supported by NATA.  “NATA is deeply appreciative that Chairman Brady, Chairman Hatch and the other conferees retained provisions in the tax bill that provide our member companies with long-...
NBAA Salutes Regional Representative Dean Saucier for 17 Years of Service Washington, DC, Dec. 15, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced that Dean Saucier, Northeast regional representative, will retire from the organization at the end of 2017, after 17 years of service. Since joining NBAA in 2000 as one of the association’s first regional representatives, Saucier has been at the forefront of advocacy leadership...
NBAA: New Resource Underscores Industry's Emphasis on Ethics in Business Aviation Transactions Washington, DC, Dec. 14, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has published a new guidance statement, “Ethical Business Aviation Transactions,” outlining best practices for ethical transactions between buyers and sellers of business aircraft products and services. “Business aviation has always had a strong ethical culture, with regard to...
Exclusive Aircraft Sales Welcomes David Kay to Aircraft Sales Team December 14, 2017 (Eden Prairie, MN) - Exclusive Aircraft Sales welcomes David Kay to the Sales team as Director of Aircraft Sales. Kay brings with him nearly 25 years of industry experience in aviation and aircraft sales knowledge.  Kay is also an active pilot with commercial and instrument ratings and received his Aviation Technology degree from the University of Illinois. Mike Higgins...