Business jet ban: could it fly?

Business jet ban: could it fly?

Sometimes a bit of paranoia is a good thing. Andy Grove, the former CEO of Intel, wrote a book called ‘Only the Paranoid Survive’ in 1988 and he had a strong point. Complacency is a huge threat to established industries.

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Speedwings Executive Jet GmbH adds a managed Embraer Phenom 300 to its brand new Payerne Airport base

Speedwings Executive Jet GmbH adds a managed Embraer Phenom 300 to its brand new Payerne Airport base

Payerne, Switzerland – Speedwings Executive Jet has added a managed Embraer Phenom 300 to its fleet. The aircraft now available for charter is based in Payerne Airport where Speedwings has launched a new FBO and Premium Aircraft Residences earlier this

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IADA names new leadership for 2020-2021

IADA names new leadership for 2020-2021

November 12, 2019 – The International Aircraft Dealers Association (IADA) has named QS Partners Managing Partner Paul Kirby as the aircraft dealer organisation’s new Chairman of the Board for 2020-2021. He replaces outgoing Chairman Brian Proctor, Mente Group President and Chief

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Brenda Paauwe-Navori joins ACASS as Executive Vice President of Sales – Americas

Brenda Paauwe-Navori joins ACASS as Executive Vice President of Sales – Americas

Montreal, 11 November 2019 — Montreal-based business aviation support services leader ACASS has hired Brenda Paauwe-Navori as Executive Vice President of Sales – Americas. Ms. Paauwe-Navori is an accomplished, trilingual, aviation-industry veteran with over 20 years of experience, including nine

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Yingling Aviation latest to join maintenance quoting network MRO Insider

Yingling Aviation latest to join maintenance quoting network MRO Insider

Saline, MI – Aviation maintenance-quoting network MRO Insider has announced Yingling Aviation in Wichita, KS has joined as a maintenance provider. Yingling Aviation provides maintenance, avionics, paint, and interiors for the Cessna and Beechcraft line of turboprops and jet aircraft.

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Stonebriar closes its largest securitisation transaction to date at $685 million

Stonebriar closes its largest securitisation transaction to date at $685 million

November 12, 2019 – Stonebriar Commercial Finance, a leading independent large-ticket commercial finance company, announced that it has closed its sixth commercial equipment asset-backed securitisation, SCFET 2019-2, a $685 million ABS issuance with top tranches rated triple A. SCFET 2019-2

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NBAA denounces proposed UK business jet ban

NBAA denounces proposed UK business jet ban

The National Business Aviation Administration (NBAA) and the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) have denounced calls from a UK Labour politician to ban business jets from using UK airports from 2025. Andy McDonald, the Labour Shadow Transport Secretary (the official

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The Air Charter Association launches Level 1 of the new Broker Qualification program

The Air Charter Association launches Level 1 of the new Broker Qualification program

The Air Charter Association commences its brand new Broker Qualification program on 14th November. This is a series of three training modules which will lead to an advanced level qualification. The Level 1 Foundation training is taking place at the

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Chantilly Air renews IS-BAO Stage 3 & Wyvern Wingman certification

Chantilly Air renews IS-BAO Stage 3 & Wyvern Wingman certification

Manassas, Virginia, November 11, 2019 – Chantilly Air has renewed their International Standard – Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Stage 3 certification and their Wyvern Wingman status. As an IS-BAO Stage 3 certified Operator, Chantilly Air remains in an elite group

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Levaero Aviation newest member of International Aircraft Dealers Association

Levaero Aviation newest member of International Aircraft Dealers Association

Toronto, Ontario – November 7, 2019 – Levaero Aviation is one of the newest accredited dealer members of the International Aircraft Dealers Association (IADA), the global standard of aircraft brokerages. IADA dealers and brokers do business in more than 100

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