Monday
Jun052017

Rectrix Aviation Celebrates 20,000th Charter Flight at Worcester Regional Airport

“The entire Rectrix team is so pleased to achieve this milestone and mark the moment here in Worcester. Our Aerodrome facility at ORH has been a source of tremendous growth for us since it opened in late 2015—and designating this airport as our maintenance base-of-operations this past year was indicative of that success,” said Rectrix CEO Richard Cawley. “We are committed to being a partner to Massport and Worcester and look forward to seeing continued success at ORH in the coming years as the airport’s new CAT III instrument landing system comes into operation.” 

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Monday
Jun052017

London Oxford Airport Entices GA Market

London Oxford Airport is enticing recreational flyers of light general aviation aircraft to visit their airfield with a series of new incentives valid for six months from May to October 2017.

Category A single-engined piston aircraft under 2.73 tonnes in weight (the largest type in this category being equivalent to a Piper Malibu or Meridian) can land for just £10 (including VAT) or FREE if they uplift 45 litres or more of Avgas.

Furthermore, GA visitors to London Oxford Airport before November will also receive a special Grass Parking rate of £10 per day (including VAT) and, if booked in advance, ILS approaches will cost just £5 (VAT included). However, the airport specifies there will be no discount for touch and goes.

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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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