Monday
Jun052017

Coleman Jet Adds GIV to Charter Fleet

“Coleman Jet is pleased to welcome the addition of another heavy jet to our growing fleet,” stated Ed Fares, vice president and director of operations for Coleman Jet. “With the recent approval for worldwide charter operations, we are excited to have multiple capable aircraft to fulfill longer range missions.”

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Thursday
Jun012017

Baker Aviation Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

“At Baker Aviation, safety is at the foundation of all of our services,” said Baker Aviation President, Stan Baker. “Our steadfast dedication to passenger safety and security is supported by a comprehensive and ongoing program of internal review and audits.  Our membership heightens the validity of our commitment to safety, and we’re very pleased to have the support of the ACSF.” 

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Thursday
Jun012017

Nomad Aviation Adds a Gulfstream G650 and a Global XRS to its Management Fleet

The ultra-long-range business jets are used by the aircraft owners and their guests only.

The Gulfstream G650 offers the latest technologies and options in cabin amenities, including capacity of up to 19 passengers in day or 10 passengers in night configuration. The clean-sheet design is based on a highly efficient airfoil that delivers speed and an incredibly smooth flight.

The Global XRS has a similar configuration as the Swiss registered Global 5000 which is available for charter.

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Thursday
Jun012017

Doug Levangie of Pentastar Aviation Achieves National Aircraft Appraisers Association Senior Certified Aircraft Appraiser

Pentastar Aviation announced that Doug Levangie, Vice President of Maintenance Operations & Advisory Services, has achieved the highest level of appraisal excellence by the National Aircraft Appraisers Association (NAAA), and has been credentialed as a Senior Certified Aircraft Appraiser. With more than 35 years of aviation industry experience, Levangie has expertise on a wide range of aircraft to provide aircraft owners and buyers valuable insight on technical evaluations, aircraft pre-purchase inspections, valuation estimates and aircraft selection.

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Thursday
Jun012017

Hiscock Joins Hunt & Palmer

Welcoming Hiscock to the Company, director Jamie Peters commented, “We are delighted to have Tim on-board, and his arrival will enable to us to continue building our business through the controlled growth model we have already implemented. The strong relationships that Tim has established over many years with the major Heathrow and Gatwick based freight forwarders means that he has much to contribute to our operations.”

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Thursday
Jun012017

Jet Aviation to Operate its FBO From the Shared Terminal at Dubai South

As the Dubai government’s business aviation hub at Al Maktoum International Airport within Dubai World Central (DWC) begins to take shape, Jet Aviation and its joint venture partner, the Al Mulla Business Group, are outfitting a brand new facility in the shared terminal at Dubai South. Jet Aviation plans to go operational at the world’s largest purpose-built VIP Terminal in Q3 2017, and intends to hold a Grand Opening at the Dubai Airshow in November 2017.

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Thursday
Jun012017

Jet Aviation Opens Aircraft Management and Charter Operation in Malta

“The Malta operation is an ideal complement to our Swiss and German operations — and a very strategic addition to our aircraft management and charter business in EMEA,” says Jürg Reuthinger, senior vice president and general manager of Jet Aviation’s aircraft management and charter operations in EMEA and Asia. “Adding an additional AOC in the European Union, Jet Aviation customers benefit from further flexibility in their choice of registrations and operation."

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Wednesday
May242017

Jet Edge International Continues its Managed Fleet Growth

Jet Edge International continues its managed fleet growth; adding 17 managed aircraft to its rapidly growing fleet over the past two quarters. The Van Nuys based full-service private jet provider elevates the Jet Edge fleet to a total of 53 large cabin aircraft worldwide.

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Wednesday
May242017

FAI Accepts Gold Award for Safety from EBAA on 40th Anniversary

FAI rent-a-jet Aktiengesellschaft (dba Flight Ambulance Intl.) was awarded the prestigious 2017 Gold Safety of Flight Award by the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) during the EBACE Convention’s 40th annual event in Geneva, Switzerland. The Gold Award is awarded to member companies operating business aircraft for forty years or 80,000 hours without an accident.  

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Wednesday
May242017

EBACE2017 Showcases Energy and Strength of Business Aviation in Europe

As the final day of the 2017 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE2017) wrapped up, organizers said the show was one of the most successful in recent memory, reinforcing its reputation as the industry’s most important event in Europe.

EBACE is jointly hosted by the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA). This year’s show took place from May 22 to 24 at Geneva’s Palexpo conference center and Geneva International Airport.

“Anyone who spent the last week at EBACE can see the passion and professionalism that define this industry,” said EBAA CEO Brandon Mitchener. “This show was full of energy and excitement for the future, with amazing technology on display, in-depth policy discussions and more than a few deals closed.”

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