Aviation Industry Press Releases

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NBAA Opposes Call for ATC Giveaway in House FAA Bill Washington, DC, June 21, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today stated its opposition to legislation containing a breathtaking giveaway of sweeping authority over the nation’s air traffic control (ATC) system to a new entity governed by private interests. The legislation is designed to reauthorize funding and programs for the Federal Aviation...
JSSI and Constant Aviation Host Free ADS-B Webinar, June 29th Chicago, Illinois - Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance programs to the business aviation industry, and Constant Aviation, a full-service maintenance, repair, and overhaul business with a nationwide network have teamed up to present ADS-B: The Ins and Outs, a webinar scheduled for June 29, 2017, at 10–11 a.m. CDT. The Automatic Dependent...
Global Jet Capital Appoints Chris Paul as Senior Managing Director and General Counsel 20th June 2017, Boca Raton, FL - Global Jet Capital, a provider of financing solutions for corporate aircraft, has announced the appointment of Christopher H. Paul as Senior Managing Director and General Counsel.  Chris has extensive experience working in aircraft financing and M&A activities, and joins from CIT Aerospace, a global aerospace financing business which owned, financed and...
Coleman Jet Adds Lear 55 to Charter Fleet Gary, Indiana - Coleman Jet, a B. Coleman Aviation company, has added a second Lear 55 to its private jet charter fleet. The aircraft is conveniently based at the Ft. Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE) in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. This midsize jet offers spacious seating for seven passengers with a four-club configuration and an aft 3-place divan, reclining seats and a refreshment center. The...
Baker Aviation Maintenance and Contact Aviation Join Forces for Avionics/ADS-B Solutions and Beyond June 2017 – Addison, Texas – Baker Aviation, a full-service aircraft maintenance, management, and charter company in North Texas, announced an agreement with Contact Aviation to provide avionics installation and repairs, including ADS-B/C. Contact Aviation is focused on avionics installations that increase the safety and reliability of business jets, turboprops, rotorcraft, and...
NBAA: CNBC Poll Reaffirms Americans' Opposition to Privatizing ATC Washington, DC, June 20, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today welcomed a survey, released by CNBC on June 19, revealing widespread opposition to a proposal – long pushed by the big airlines – for giving oversight of air traffic control (ATC) to a new entity, govenered by a private board of directors. Proposals for privatizing ATC have been promoted...
Savis, Bradar and Thales to Partner in Air Traffic Control Radar Solutions Paris, France, June 19, 2017 – Savis and Bradar, affiliated companies to Embraer Defense & Security, and Thales announced today at the Paris Air Show a cooperation agreement to jointly evaluate business opportunities in air traffic control radar and systems in civil and military worldwide markets. According to the agreement, Savis, Bradar and Thales – as well as its affiliated...
VI Baltic Business Aviation Forum Program Eagerly Anticipated The organizers of the VI Baltic Business Aviation Forum (BBAF), taking place in Jurmala, Latvia, on 10 August 2017 have announced that the registration for the conference is now live: www.quaynote.com  or www.bbaf.aero. Staged in its customary time-slot of early / mid- August, BBAF, this year`s event program is eagerly anticipated.   Delegates will take part in conference focused...
Business Leaders Who Are Also Pilots Say: Stand Strong Against ATC Privatization Washington, DC, June 19, 2017 – Today, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) registered its enthusiastic support for a letter from more than 100 American business leaders – nearly all of whom are pilot-CEOs – to U.S. House and Senate leaders, stating their unified opposition to turning the nation’s air traffic control (ATC) system over to an entity...
NBAA Announces Recipients of 2017 Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Scholarships Long Beach, CA, June 14, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced the 34 recipients of the 2017 Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Scholarships. These individuals will be recognized during NBAA’s Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Conference, held from June 13 -15 in Long Beach, CA. The NBAA Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Scholarship...