Aviation Industry Press Releases

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JetLoan Capital Welcomes Michael Thompson To Their Team JetLoan Capital appoints Michael Thompson as their new Director of Marketing. Michael will join Sam Harris, Melanie Malanowski and the JetLoan Capital team as they aim to increase their presence in the general aviation and business jet financing markets. Michael’s studies include a bachelor’s degree from Flagler College in Saint Augustine, Florida where he focused in Business,...
IBAC Welcomes ICAO Council Adoption of CORSIA Standards and Recommended Practices MONTREAL – 29 June 2018 – The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) applauds the adoption by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Council of a set of standards and recommended practices that establish a single, fair carbon-offsetting system for international aviation – the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA). A...
Port City Air Joins The Paragon Network Port City Air in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, is now an elite member of The Paragon Network™. Port City Air is a full-service FBO located at Portsmouth International Airport (KPSM) on the New Hampshire seacoast. Their exceptional FBO offers luxury concierge services provided by dedicated representatives. Port City Air has the facilities and equipment to handle any aircraft up to a B747...
Silver Air Expands Los Angeles Fleet with Gulfstream GIV SANTA BARBARA, Calif., June 27, 2018 - Silver Air, the private jet management and charter company, has signed another Gulfstream GIV under its PURE Jet Management program. Based out of Van Nuys, California, (VNY) the jet is now available for charter operations. The 11-seat cabin delivers luxurious comfort with a partitioned cabin for privacy, a full service galley, plus a 6-passenger sleeping...
TAG Farnborough Airport Becomes First Carbon Neutral Business Aviation Airport in the World FARNBOROUGH, 27 June 2018 – Europe’s leading business aviation airport, TAG Farnborough Airport has been awarded carbon neutral status, the first business aviation airport in the world to achieve this under Airport Carbon Accreditation run by Airports Council International Europe (ACI EUROPE).  To achieve carbon neutral status, an airport must have mapped its carbon emissions,...
Pentastar Aviation and the Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race Extend Partnership Waterford, Mich. – Pentastar Aviation announced today it has extended its partnership with the Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race for 2018. Pentastar has been a sponsor of the race since 2015. The world’s longest consecutively run freshwater race, organized by the century-old Bayview Yacht Club, is in its 94th running.  “We cherish the partnership between...
Clay Lacy Opens New York Office at Westchester County Airport New York – June 26, 2018 - Clay Lacy Aviation, the world’s most experienced operator of private jets, has opened a new office at Westchester County Airport in White Plains, New York. This office is an extension of the company’s East Coast headquarters in Oxford, Connecticut, further enhancing service and support for aircraft management, jet charter, and maintenance clients in...
BACA Appoints Two New Council Members – Ilaria Iacobini and Kevin Ducksbury Join the BACA Council Ilaria Iacobini of Universal Aviation and Kevin Ducksbury of Emerge Aviation have been elected to join the Council of BACA - The Air Charter Association.  Their appointments come following the departure of two of the Council’s longest serving members; Bernard Keay and former Chairman Dick Gilbert. Ilaria Iacobini is the Ground Handling Sales Manager EMEA for Universal Aviation, the...
Latest ATC Spinoff Proposal Meets Continued and Heavy Opposition from General Aviation Industry Washington, DC, June 21, 2018 – Today, six associations representing the general aviation industry issued a statement strongly opposing the Trump Administration for including in its government reorganization proposal a failed idea to privatize the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) air traffic control services. “There is a large and diverse chorus of opposition to...
Latest ATC Spinoff Proposal Meets Continued and Heavy Opposition Washington, DC, June 22, 2018 – Six associations representing the general aviation industry today issued a statement strongly opposing the Trump Administration for including in its government reorganization proposal a failed idea to privatize the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) air traffic control services. “There is a large and diverse chorus of...