World Fuel Services announced Wednesday that Business Aviation Centre Cologne (BACC), located at Cologne/Bonn airport (GMBH) in Cologne, Germany, joined the growing Air Elite Network while attending MEBA.
World Fuel Services announced Tuesday that St. Thomas Jet Center located at Cyril E. King Airport (STT) in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands and Lehigh Valley Aviation Services located at Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) in Allentown, PA have joined the growing Air Elite Network in the month of October.
The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has joined a number of other organizations in strongly urging Congressional leaders to continue stimulating capital expenditures among businesses, big and small, by extending their ability to speed up depreciation schedules for a wide variety of major capital investments. That process, known as accelerated, or “bonus” depreciation, is set to expire at the end of this year.
Banyan Air Service, based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, recently completed the second of two Bombardier Challenger 604 aircraft with the Aircell AGT-4000 Gogo inflight internet system.
Avfuel-branded Hawthorne Global Aviation Services has reopened its premium FBO facility at Lakefront Airport (KNEW) in New Orleans, following an extensive renovation after Hurricane Isaac caused damage to the airport earlier this fall.
Vol. 25, No. 4 | December 7, 2012 | Go to Charts
IN THIS ISSUE
Bluebook Perspectives: Facing the Nation
Into the Blue: Aircraft Bluebook At-a-Glance, Cessna 152 Series
Ask Aircraft Bluebook: In the aircraft base average lines in the Bluebook we always see the “No Damage History” as a standard requirement, but if there is damage how does the Bluebook reflect this in terms of value?
By John Enticknap, President, Aviation Business Strategies Group
“There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things.” - Niccolo Machiavelli
According to Machiavelli, selling your FBO can be a perilous process. But in my experience, you can even out the bumps and curves by developing a logical plan, well enough in advance, that will lead you to a successful transaction.
Dubai World Central is to become the new business aviation hub for Dubai as early as next year. Rashed Bu Qara'a, the chief operating officer, of Dubai Aviation City Corporation (DACC) revealed the decision at a Dubai Airports briefing ahead of MEBA – the region’s business aviation premier event.
Business Jet Access (BJA), a leading aviation services provider, has recently added a Citation Sovereign and an Embraer Phenom 100 to its charter and management fleet.