Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Odyssey Aviation Partnership Revitalized Linking Bahamas and U.S. FBOs Nassau, The Bahamas (February 2, 2017) – Odyssey Aviation Bahamas announced today that it will partner with two FBOs in the United States at Detroit’s Willow Run Airport (KYIP) and Orlando’s Kissimmee Gateway Airport (KISM) owned by the Quantem FBO Group, LLC, an FBO acquisition and aviation consulting company. Both U.S. FBOs will operate under the Odyssey Aviation brand...
TNA Unveils 2017 Product Line to be Assembled in the United States TowFLEXX®, the world’s most advanced remote operated airplane tug product line, with unique aircraft nose gear soft coupling that can make an extraordinary difference for the general aviation and airline industry, will become a US assembled system. St. Augustine, FL - Jan 31st 2017 – TNA Aviation Technologies, the leading supplier of highly advanced semi-robotic aircraft tugs...
NBAA Welcomes Senate Confirmation of Elaine Chao as DOT Secretary Washington, DC, Jan. 31, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) commends the United States Senate for confirming Elaine Chao as Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary. “NBAA congratulates Elaine Chao on her new role in leading the DOT, and we thank the Senate for moving in a timely fashion to consider her nomination, and confirm her as secretary....
AirSatOne Releases 2017 SwiftBroadband Airtime Price Guides with Lower Rates Chesterfield, MO – Aviation Satcom provider, AirSatOne, announces lower rates for its SwiftBroadband connectivity.  Taking care of customers is a top priority at AirSatOne and one reason why the company maintains a 99% customer retention rate. So when Inmarsat, the leader in global satellite communications, lowered its prices AirSatOne was quick to pass the savings on to...
NATA Praises Peggy Gilligan: A True Leader in the Pursuit of Aviation Safety Washington, DC, January 30, 2017 – Today, FAA Associate Administrator for Aviation Safety, Margaret “Peggy” Gilligan informed senior FAA officials she will be retiring. Gilligan has been Associate Administrator since 2009 and has served at the FAA in various capacities since 1980. The following can be attributed to NATA President Martin H. Hiller: “Peggy has been the...
The Paragon Network Expands Their Service Offering On The West Coast Houston, TX – January 30, 2017 – Paragon Aviation Group is proud to announce Ross Aviation (KLGB) at Long Beach Airport (Daugherty Field) is now an elite member of the Paragon Network. Ross Aviation has gained a reputation for excellence in customer service, being ranked the #1 FBO in the U.S. for the last 3 years per the Aviation International News (AIN) annual survey of...
BA Group Moves Forward with World-Class FBO Plan for Addison Airport Search for FBO Management Begins January 30, 2017 – Addison, Texas – The Business Aviation Group announced that its bid was recently accepted for the redevelopment of 16+ acres at Addison Airport, a northern Dallas suburb.  Having completed a preliminary agreement with the Town of Addison, the BA Group is now ready to move forward and identify qualified candidates who possess...
The Abingdon Co. Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary with Year Long Celebration Beginning Feb. 3 - New Announcement Each Month January 30, 2017 - What began as an answer to an industry dominated by men, Chelsea Abingdon Welch created the first female pilot watch designed by aviatrices and launched Abingdon Watches on November 3, 2007. Now, celebrating its 10th year as a premium woman's watch, The Abingdon Co. company has expanded its products to provide durable and fashionable timepieces for women in scuba diving,...
FAA – Santa Monica Agreement Necessitates Review of Airport's Aeronautical Service Plans Washington, DC, January 30, 2017 – On Saturday, the Federal Aviation Administration and City of Santa Monica, California reached a long-term agreement concerning the future operation of Santa Monica Airport (SMO). Under the agreement, the airport will continue to operate through 2028, the runway length will be reduced from approximately 5,000’ to 3,500’ and the city’s...
Inaugural NBAA Security Conference Spotlights Industry Best Practices Washington, DC, Jan. 26, 2017 – Nearly 100 business aviation security professionals attended the first-ever NBAA Security Conference, held this week in conjunction with the association's West Palm Beach Regional Forum. Attendees heard from industry-recognized experts in aviation law, security regulations and security best practices, as well as from officials with the Transportation...