Aviation Industry Press Releases

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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...
NATA Names New Board of Directors Members Washington, DC, June 14, 2017 – Last week at its annual Membership Meeting, the National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announced the election of Greg Schmidt, President and Chief Executive Officer, Pentastar Aviation in Waterford, MI, as Chair of the NATA Board of Directors. Reelected to serve an additional term were Curt Castagna, Aerolease Group and Guy Hill, Jr., Hill...
Baker Aviation Appoints Eric Green to Part 145 Accountable Manager June 2017 – Addison, Texas – Baker Aviation, a full service aircraft maintenance, management, and charter company in North Texas, announced that Eric Green has joined Baker Aviation Maintenance as Accountable Manager. As a skilled aviation manager and U.S. Navy veteran, Eric Green brings extensive process and quality management expertise to Baker Aviation that includes ASA quality...
Columbus Jet Joins The Paragon Network Houston, TX – June 13, 2017– Columbus Jet at Bolton Field Airport (KTZR) in Columbus, OH is now an elite member of the Paragon Network. Columbus Jet is a sister company to Indy Jet at KMQJ in Indianapolis, IN, another first-class Paragon Network FBO. Columbus Jet is the fastest choice to downtown Columbus and surrounding business hubs. With a 5,500 foot runway, ILS precision...
Global Jet Capital Appoints David Settergren as it Continues its Invests in Asian Operations 13th June 2017, Hong Kong - Global Jet Capital, a provider of financing solutions for corporate aircraft, has announced the appointment of David Settergren as Director of Sales, South East Asia. He will cover Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. David has extensive aviation experience across Asia. He joins Global Jet Capital from AerSale in Singapore, where he was Vice President of...
Quality 'Hinges' on Proper Components for Hangar Doors FAIRFAX, Minn., June 13, 2017 – Imagine walking out to your hangar to see its 74-foot door in a twisted heap, lying on the ground. Tom Vaughan, a manager at two Florida municipal airports, recently experienced this headache, discovering inferior hinges were the culprit. His next call was to Schweiss Doors. Vaughan says the door was sold and installed by a company that went out of...
Flight Consulting Group is the Partner of the VI Baltic Business Aviation Forum Leading business aviation provider, Flight Consulting Group, has announced its support for the VI Baltic Business Aviation Forum (BBAF), taking place in Jurmala, Latvia, on 10th August, 2017. BBAF comprises a conference dedicated to development of business aviation in Europe and Russia, a visit to the Riga International Airport and an evening reception on the sea shore for all forum...
Galaxy FBO Offers Two New Hangars For Lease Galaxy FBO has recently completed Phase II Construction for additional ramp and hangar space at the Conroe / North Houston Regional Airport (CXO). The two new hangars are now readily available, located next to the U.S. Customs & Border Patrol Federal Inspection Station on Taxiway-F. Hangar S14 is a 200′ wide by 122′ deep offering 21,542 sq.ft. of space. Hangar S15 is 145...