General Aviation’s contribution to US Economy remains strong

General Aviation’s contribution to US Economy remains strong

Washington, DC, February 19, 2020 – A group of seven general aviation associations has welcomed an updated study detailing the contributions of general aviation to the US economy. The study, conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, determined that general aviation supports a total 1,179,200

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Brad Thress joins FlightSafety International as President and CEO

Brad Thress joins FlightSafety International as President and CEO

La Guardia Airport, New York – FlightSafety International has announced that Brad Thress has joined the company as President and CEO. He assumes this responsibility from David Davenport who has left FlightSafety. “I am honoured to join FlightSafety International and

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London Biggin Hill Airport appoints Head of Aviation Development

London Biggin Hill Airport appoints Head of Aviation Development

London, 19 February 2020 – London Biggin Hill Airport has announced the appointment of Chris Randall as Head of Aviation Development. Randall was previously Business Development Manager at Stobart Jet Centre at London Southend Airport and FBO Manager at London City Airport,

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New Embraer Legacy 500 operated by Atlas Air Service

New Embraer Legacy 500 operated by Atlas Air Service

Bremen – 19th February 2020 – Just before Christmas the Embraer Legacy 500 arrived at Atlas Air Service in Bremen – after its ferry flight with only one stopover from the manufacturer’s factory in Melbourne (Florida). Atlas Air Service performed

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Duncan Aviation President Aaron Hilkemann announces mid-year semi-retirement

Duncan Aviation President Aaron Hilkemann announces mid-year semi-retirement

Lincoln, Neb — Aaron Hilkemann, President of Duncan Aviation, will retire from the President position of Duncan Aviation on July 1 of this year and move to Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Advisors, a newly created

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TAG Aviation Asia becomes Authorised Service Facility for Bombardier Business Aircraft in Hong Kong

TAG Aviation Asia becomes Authorised Service Facility for Bombardier Business Aircraft in Hong Kong

TAG Aviation Asia has been appointed as an Authorized Service Facility for Bombardier Aviation in Hong Kong. This approval includes the Bombardier Global 5000 GVFD, Global 6000 GVFD, Global 7500, and the Challenger 605, for line maintenance services in the

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Air Partner evacuates over 300 British and EU nationals from Wuhan in wake of coronavirus outbreak

Air Partner evacuates over 300 British and EU nationals from Wuhan in wake of coronavirus outbreak

14th February 2020 – Air Partner, the global aviation services group, was recently called upon by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) to arrange two charter flights for the evacuation of British and EU nationals from Wuhan in China to

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Bombardier to focus on business jets after announces sale of rail division to Alstom

Bombardier to focus on business jets after announces sale of rail division to Alstom

Bombardier is to focus exclusively on its business jets franchise, having agreed the sale of its trains division to French rail giant Alstom. The decision, revealed yesterday (February 17), marks a new chapter for the company enabling it to focus

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FAI announces multi-year partnership with McLaren Racing

FAI announces multi-year partnership with McLaren Racing

18th February 2020 – FAI Aviation Group has partnered with world-famous race team, McLaren Racing. FAI will provide private aviation services to the Formula 1 team as part of a multi-year partnership which will commence at the start of the

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Bombardier announces its strategic decision to focus on business aviation and its intent to accelerate deleveraging through sale of transportation division to Alstom

Bombardier announces its strategic decision to focus on business aviation and its intent to accelerate deleveraging through sale of transportation division to Alstom

Montreal, February 17, 2020 – Bombardier has announced that it has made the strategic decision to focus exclusively on business aviation and plans to accelerate its deleveraging through the sale of its rail business. (All amounts in this press release

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