"The addition of the Challenger 300 to Chantilly Air's charter fleet adds to the company's non-stop transcontinental capabilities which also includes a Bombardier Challenger 605," said Tim Sullivan, COO of Chantilly Air.
The first jointly hosted African Business Aviation Association Regional Symposium and Nigerian Business Aviation Conference highlighted the need for regional stakeholders to collaborate to make real change happen. At the end of the two-day event, held at the Eko Hotel Lagos, 24 and 25 March, Segun Demuren CEO of local organisers EAN Aviation, pledged to form and launch a new Nigerian business aviation organisation within 90 days. Work has already begun on forming the administration and board of the AfBAA Nigeria Chapter which will be launched by July.
“We are delighted to have identified a highly suitable aircraft and the Jota Group will be purchasing the jet from Falko later next month,” commented Andy Green. It will be re-registered to fly under the G register as G-JOTS. Jota Aviation also intends to further expand the fleet with a dedicated freighter variant too, as previously announced.
Latitude Aviation is proud to announce the latest aircraft addition, a 2012 Cessna Citation XLS+. The new mid-size aircraft will be based at John Wayne Airport in Orange County (KSNA), adding a new location to better cater to the increased demand for private jet flights in Southern California. The new owner selected Latitude 33 Aviation to handle the aircraft acquisition, acceptance and delivery process.
Windsor Jet’s Chief Operating Officer, Nigel England stated, “We are thrilled to announce the new aircraft addition to our charter certificate and look forward to the continued growth of our company and current fleet size. Our ongoing success is directly attributed to our highly dedicated team of aviation experts in management, flight operations, safety, maintenance and crew.”
TAG Farnborough Airport is the UK’s only dedicated business aviation airport and a key gateway to London. The airport offers bespoke services and state-of-the-art facilities, and continues to set new standards in the business aviation market.
BGS, an international provider of ground handling and aircraft fueling services, has opened an aircraft fueling station at Ostrava-Mošnov International Airport (IATA: OSR, ICAO: LKMT) in the Czech Republic. There, the company has already provided fueling services to its first client – Ryanair.
The Company's President and Owner, Jack E. Lambert Jr. states that, “As we continue to grow our charter fleet, I want to ensure we are providing aircraft that support the needs of the market. Since we have several bases and a floating fleet of aircraft, we are able to provide cost effective solutions to our clients.”
Randy Wirkkala joins charter operator Global Aviation as Director of Maintenance. Global Aviation is located in Hillsboro, Oregon.
James Smith is Chief Pilot for Seneca Flight Operations, a charter operator headquartered in Penn Yan, New York.
ARGUS International, Inc. is pleased to welcome Jeff Nix as the new Regional Sales Manager for the Central portion of the United States.
Violet Kwek has been appointed Sales Director, Greater China and North Asia, for Global Jet Capital, a provider of financing solutions for large-cabin, long-range provate jets. Violet will be based in the company's Hong Kong office.