Aviation Industry Press Releases

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London-Based Tim Barber Joins Duncan Aviation Aircraft Sales and Acquisitions Team LINCOLN, NEB. — Duncan Aviation is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Barber as its Aircraft Sales and Acquisitions Representative in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. “Tim is a great fit for our Aircraft Sales and Acquisitions Team,” says Steve Gade, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development with Duncan Aviation. “Tim is well-respected and well-...
NBAA Welcomes Bipartisan Senate Committee Letter Opposing Privatized ATC Washington, DC, Feb. 28, 2017 – National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen today welcomed a bipartisan letter from Senate Appropriations Committee leaders opposing plans for creating a privatized air traffic control (ATC) system. The letter was sent Feb. 28 to Sen. Commerce Committee Chairman John Thune (R-SD) and Ranking Member Bill Nelson (D-FL), and...
John Van Maren to Lead New FlightSafety Simulation Products and Services Organization NEW YORK (February 28, 2017) – FlightSafety International announces that John Van Maren will develop and lead a new organization as Vice President, Simulation Products and Services. The focus of the organization is to increase sales to government agencies and the Commercial Air Transport segment. The products and services offered will include flight simulators and other advanced training...
FlightSafety International Promotes Scott Goodwin to General Manager, Simulation NEW YORK (February 28, 2017) – FlightSafety International announces that Scott Goodwin has been promoted to General Manager, Simulation. Scott has overall responsibility for the design, manufacture and support of FlightSafety’s full flight simulators and other advanced technology training devices. They are used throughout FlightSafety’s worldwide network of Learning Centers...
Business Jet Center Raises $40,000 for Veteran Charities at Annual Golf Tournament DALLAS – Business Jet Center hosted its 4th Annual, Cleared to Land on the Green Charity Golf Tournament on November 11, 2016. $40,000 was raised on a picture-perfect Veterans Day and donated in support of two charities, Fisher House Foundation and Folds of Honor. Both organizations assist families of military veterans by providing assistance through housing and education. To date,...
FlightSafety Promotes Nathalie Raby to Assistant Manager, Paris-Le Bourget Learning Center NEW YORK (February 27, 2017) – FlightSafety International announces that Nathalie Raby has been promoted to Assistant Manager of the company’s Learning Center located at the Paris-Le Bourget airport in France. “We congratulate Nathalie on this well-deserved promotion,” said Daniel MacLellan, Senior Vice President, Operations. “Our Customers appreciate and value...
Conklin & de Decker Announces 2017 State Tax Guide for General Aviation February 2017 – Orleans, MA - Conklin & de Decker announces the release of their 2017 State Tax Guide for General Aviation (“State Tax Guide”). Packed full of critical tax information, the State Tax Guide is a must-have reference tool for helicopter and fixed-wing operators, accountants, dealers, brokers, aviation law professionals, and others. The State Tax Guide contains...
Panel of Experts to Speak about Helicopter Finance & Leasing at HELI-EXPO 2017 DENVER – February 17, 2017 – Helicopter Association International this year will feature an interactive session delivered by industry experts on critical issues affecting helicopter finance, leasing, ownership structures, and transactions.  Topics will include identifying opportunities and risks in domestic and international markets, importing and exporting of aircraft,...
NBAA Welcomes Virginia's New, Pro-Growth Aviation Tax Policy Washington, DC, Feb. 27, 2017 –  The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today applauded a measure passed by the Virginia legislature to exempt aircraft parts and maintenance from sales and use tax. The bill, HB 1738, was recently passed by the state Senate, following its earlier passage by the House with overwhelming support. The legislation now goes to Gov. Terry...
Million Air FBO to Exhibit at Aero Expo Panama Pacifico for the Second Year February 28, 2017 Panama, Republic of Panama - The Aero Expo Panama Pacifico will be held at the Tocumen S.A. Airport in Panama City Panama from April 20-21, 2017, and will include a diverse slate of exhibitors and attendees from the Americas and Caribbean. It is the largest aviation exhibition between Mexico and Brazil and promises from early registrations and exhibition agreements to be...