Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Air Elite Network Covers Both Hemispheres Continued Asia-Pacific expansion and increased Network interconnectivity Fort Worth, Texas (February 8, 2017) – World Fuel Services announced today that the Air Elite Network has welcomed nine new FBOs to the global network of Diamond Service Locations in late 2016 and early 2017. The network now reaches both hemispheres and covers six continents, with a widening footprint in the Asia-...
Tocumen SA to Host And Sponsor the Second Annual Aero Expo Panama Pacifico February 7, 2017 - Panama, Republic of Panama - Tocumen SA, the International Airport in Panama City, Panama will be the host and a Platinum Sponsor of the Aero Expo Panama Pacifico, a trade show that will be held in April of 2017. Joseph Fidanque III, General Manager of Tocumen SA, has confirmed that he will be one of the keynote speakers at the conference. “Tocumen is pleased to host...
NBAA Applauds Introduction of Legislation to Resolve Excise Tax Dispute for Management Companies Washington, DC, Feb. 8, 2017 –  The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today welcomed the introduction of bipartisan congressional legislation that would put an end to the improper application of commercial airline ticket taxes to aircraft management companies. The legislation makes clear that management services provided to assist a business aircraft owner in...
NBAA Announces Recipients of 2017 Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarships Fort Worth, TX, Feb. 7, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and its Schedulers & Dispatchers (S&D) Committee today announced the recipients of the 2017 Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarships. These individuals will be recognized during the 2017 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference (SDC2017), taking place Feb. 7-10 in Fort Worth,...
Corporate Aircraft Association and World Fuel Services Deliver Joint Program for International Rates to the CAA Member Community Fort Worth, Texas (February 7, 2017) – Today, World Fuel Services (WFS) and Corporate Aircraft Association (CAA) announced a new program to provide exclusive international rates to the CAA membership. As part of the program, CAA named World Fuel | Colt Trip Support as its preferred provider and is offering an enhanced AVCARD program to eligible members. CAA will utilize World Fuel...
New FlyBuys™ Rewards Program Platform Enhances Flexibility and Rewards Options Adds option to donate to member’s charitable organization of choice Fort Worth, Texas (February 7, 2017) – World Fuel Services’ rewards program, FlyBuys™ Rewards, now offers more flexibility and rewards options to pilots, flight crew members, flight departments, and schedulers & dispatchers. Along with thousands of rewards options, the new online platform offers...
Finally, a Towbarless Electric Aircraft Tug with Unique Universal Capabilities TNA announces the launch of the TowFLEXX® 120e HG, a unique aircraft tow tug that showcase modern design, extreme robustness, flexibility, and ease of handling. Designed to improve maneuverability and safety. St. Augustine, FL - Feb 7th 2017 – TNA Aviation Technologies today announced the North and South American release of the TowFLEXX 120e HG, the industry’s most advanced and...
Baker Aviation Receives Worldwide Operations Specifications and "10 or More" Passenger Approval February 6, 2017 – Fort Worth, Texas – Baker Aviation, a full-service charter, aircraft management, and maintenance company, headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, has announced it has received its worldwide operations specifications and “10 or more” passenger approval from the FAA for their Part 135 Air Carrier Operation (FAA 135 # 7BAA817M). As part of receiving their...
Conklin & de Decker Introduces Life Cycle Cost Release 17.1 Includes 5 New Aircraft and Expanded Engine Data February 2017 – Orleans, Massachusetts - Conklin & de Decker has announced LIFE CYCLE COST Release 17.1 is now available and includes five new aircraft as well as expanded engine costs which include the details of internal engine components that are cycle and time limited for fixed-wing engines. The most innovative and comprehensive...
NBAA: Continued EU-ETS Exemption Reflects Wisdom of Global Emissions Standard Washington, DC, Feb. 6, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today said that European officials’ decision to continue exempting certain U.S. business aviation flights from the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU-ETS) correctly reflects the need for a global aircraft emissions proposal, currently being developed by the International Civil...