Aviation Industry Press Releases

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NBAA Statement on Outcome of Nov. 8 Elections Washington, DC, Nov. 9, 2016 – National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen today offered the following statement regarding the outcome of the Nov. 8 elections: "NBAA has always worked with elected officials in both political parties to advance policies that foster the growth of business aviation in the United States. In that spirit, we look forward to...
Corporate Concepts International, Inc. announces Chris Zarnik has been certified as a Senior Aircraft Appraiser by the American Society of Appraisers Corporate Concepts International, Inc. (CCI) is proud to announce that Chris Zarnik has been certified as a Senior Aircraft Appraiser by the American Society of Appraisers.  For almost a decade Chris has been recognized as a Senior Program Manager at CCI with his expertise in aircraft sales, aircraft acquisitions, aircraft operational audits, repossession services and aircraft appraisals...
The Paragon Network Expands to Europe Houston, TX – Jet Assist Business Jet Centre, located at the Belfast International Airport (EGAA), will become the first European member of the Paragon Network on November 1st, 2016. Jet Assist Business Jet Centre is Northern Ireland’s premier VIP FBO providing a wide range of luxurious comfort and an extraordinary service offering to business aircraft operators. Their exceptional...
NBAA Announces Recipients of Certified Aviation Manager Scholarships at NBAA-BACE Orlando, FL, Nov. 2, 2016 ­– The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), in conjunction with Solairus Aviation, today announced that a record eight scholarships will be awarded to current and aspiring Certified Aviation Managers (CAMs). These scholarships, which are given annually, promote professional development in business aviation by providing financial support for...
NATA Applauds 2nd Circuit Ruling on East Hampton, Calls on Town to Rescind Criminal Summonses Washington, DC, November 4, 2016 – Today, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued a ruling in favor of the Friends of the East Hampton Airport, Inc. in its battle with the Town of East Hampton.  The 2nd Circuit concluded that local laws enacted by the Town of East Hampton limiting access to the town's airport violate the Airport Noise and Capacity Act of...
Pilot Shortage ClimbingPilot Shortage Climbing Roanoke, TX - JSfirm.com, the leading aviation job advertisement website, has completed its annual survey of over 200 Part 91 and 135 Operators.  Compared to last year, flight hours have decreased and more companies report being impacted by the pilot shortage.  According to JSfirm.com Manager, Jeff Richards, "This survey aligns with what we are seeing internally, a 30% increase...
NBAA Lauds Court Decision on East Hampton Airport Restrictions Washington, DC, Nov. 4, 2016 –  NBAA applauds today’s decision by U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, which agreed with the argument made on appeal by NBAA and other aviation interests that the Airport Noise and Capacity Act of 1990 (ANCA) continues to apply to New York’s East Hampton Airport (HTO) – making the town’s adoption of noise and...
NBAA-BACE Concludes as a Highly Successful Show Orlando, FL, Nov. 3, 2016 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today wrapped up the third and final day of its 2016 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) in Orlando, FL, and event organizers reported that the show was a success, by a host of measures. “At the convention center and the airport alike, exhibitors and attendees have told us...
NBAA Benefit Raises $446,931 For Corporate Angel Network's Life-Saving Work Orlando, FL, Nov. 3, 2016 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and Corporate Angel Network (CAN) announced today that the two organizations’ annual charity event raised $446,931 to help fund CAN’s decades-long work to transport cancer patients to treatment centers. The amount was raised through the NBAA/CAN Soiree, which took place at the Orlando...
Global Jet Capital Reports Strong Increase in Enquiries for Finance It predicts as much as $17.5 billion will be needed next year to help finance the delivery of new business jets(1)       3RD November 2016, Orlando, Florida - Global Jet Capital, a global provider of financing solutions for corporate aircraft, has seen a strong increase in enquiries to finance mid to heavy private jets.  Enquiries during the third quarter of...