Aviation Industry Press Releases

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planesworth™ Joins National Aircraft Finance Association FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Feb. 11, 2019 – National Aircraft Finance Association (NAFA) is pleased to announce that planesworth™ has recently joined its professional network of aviation lenders. “NAFA members proudly finance - support or enable the financing of - general and business aviation aircraft throughout the world, and we’re happy to add planesworth™ to...
DC Aviation: 96 Month Major Check Including Future Mandates Successfully Completed Stuttgart, February 13, 2019: DC Aviation’s Maintenance Service Centre located at Stuttgart Airport successfully completed a full 96-month major check on a Challenger 850. The comprehensive maintenance work included a full cabin refurbishment, using choice wood, finest leather and plush carpets. The exterior work included a landing gear and wheel overhaul as well as new exterior painting...
Canadian "Dragon" to Present Keynote Address at CBAA 2019 February 12, 2019 - W. Brett Wilson, father, entrepreneur, philanthropist and business aviation enthusiast will open the Canadian Business Aviation Association’s (CBAA) annual convention and exhibit as the Keynote Speaker on Wednesday, July 10th in Calgary, Alberta. Mr. Wilson is best known for being a “fan-favourite” on CBC’s hit reality TV show Dragons’ Den...
Business Jet Access Adds Challenger 300 and 350 to Charter Offering Love Field, Dallas, TX – Business Jet Access (BJA), a leading aviation services provider, has added a fourth Challenger 300 and its first Challenger 350 to its FAR Part 135 Air Carrier Certificate based at Dallas Love Field. Both super-midsize aircraft have seating for up to ten passengers with a maximum seats-full range of 3,200 nautical miles, complimentary Wi-Fi, and beautiful...
JSSI Business Aviation Index Reports Flight Activity Surges in 2018 CHICAGO, Feb. 11, 2019 - Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance support and financial services to the aviation industry, has released the JSSI Business Aviation Index for the fourth quarter of 2018 and reports year-to-date growth of 4.9 percent and an increase of 4.7 percent over the same period in 2017. The index tracks utilization of approximately...
IBAC Welcomes Katherine Hilst as New IS-BAO Operations Manager MONTREAL – 6 February 2019 – The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) announced today that industry veteran Katherine Hilst has joined the organization as the new Operations Manager for the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Programme. Bennet Walsh, Programme Director of IS-BAO, commented, “Katherine’s credentials as a...
Meridian Air Charter Adds Challenger 650 to Fleet West Palm Beach, FL, February 6, 2019 – Meridian, the award-winning private aviation company, is pleased to announce the addition of a new 2018 Challenger 650 (N562RT) business jet to its ever-growing managed fleet. The aircraft is based in West Palm Beach, FL, and conveniently serves our South Florida and New York City-area customers. This heavy jet is impeccably maintained both inside...
Gogo AVANCE L5 Flying on 500th Business Jet BROOMFIELD, Colo. – February 6, 2019 – Today Gogo Business Aviation (NASDAQ: GOGO) announces that its most robust and highest-performing system – Gogo AVANCETM L5 – has been installed and is now flying on 500 business jets. It took just 16 months to achieve the milestone from the date of the first installation – one of the fastest adoption rates of any inflight...
VistaJet Advances Business Aviation Flight Safety with Integration of Advanced Flight Risk Assessment System MALTA, Feb. 06, 2019 - VistaJet, the first and only global business aviation company, places the safety, security and wellbeing of its customers and staff above all else. Today, the company announces a further step in advancing its flight operations software with the adoption of Osprey Flight Solutions data-led risk assessment technology. Ever since its launch in 2004, VistaJet has placed the...
TrueNoord Announced as Winner of the Global Transport Finance Regional Aircraft Lessor of the Year 2018 Award London – 6th February 2019: TrueNoord, the specialist regional aircraft lessor, is proud to announce that it has received the Regional Aircraft Lessor of the Year Award 2018 for the second consecutive year. TrueNoord was presented with the award on the 31st of January 2019 at the Global Transport Finance Annual Awards and Gala Dinner in London in recognition of its recent growth,...