CJI podcast special – Avinode

CJI podcast special – Avinode

During NBAA-BACE 2017 CJI spent some time with the Avinode team talking about the current state of the market and how technology is changing business aviation for the better. As the premier private jet booking marketplace in the world, Avinode

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Textron begins delivery of Grand Caravans to support charter service in Botswana

Textron begins delivery of Grand Caravans to support charter service in Botswana

Textron Aviation has delivered the first of ten Cessna Grand Caravan EX aircraft to Tuareg Aviation. The aircraft will be operated by Mack Air to provide charter, cargo and logistic services between a network of independently-owned bush safari lodges in

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Brian Proctor elected president and chairman of NARA

Brian Proctor elected president and chairman of NARA

Mente Group CEO Brian Proctor (pictured) is the new chairman of the National Aircraft Resale Association (NARA). The announcement follows the fall membership meeting, which coincided with NBAA-BACE in Las Vegas, where nominations for the 2018 board of directors and

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The CJI Interview – Dan Nale, Gulfstream

The CJI Interview – Dan Nale, Gulfstream

During NBAA, CJI spent some time with Dan Nale of Gulfstream, talking about the G600. Gulfstream was showing the G600 for the first time, having brought the first fully-outfitted aircraft with it to the show. In the video below, Nale

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FAI adds Airbus ACJ319 to charter fleet

FAI adds Airbus ACJ319 to charter fleet

FAI rent-a-jet is adding an Airbus ACJ319 to its growing charter fleet. The 29-seat aircraft is currently being refitted, and will be available to charter from early 2018. The purchase is the first aircraft acquisition since Bahrain Mumtalakat, the sovereign

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Video: Is it too early to start talking about a recovery?

Video: Is it too early to start talking about a recovery?

During NBAA-BACE, we asked aircraft brokers if it was too early to begin talking about a recovery. The responses were largely positive, although the feeling was that this recovery will be different from previous ones. Pre-owned, interviewees felt, would be

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The CJI Interview – Brian Proctor, the Mente Group

The CJI Interview – Brian Proctor, the Mente Group

CJI caught up with Brian Proctor of the Mente Group during NBAA-BACE 2017, and asked him some questions about the current state of the market. Proctor starts the interview by saying that the pre-owned market in 2017 has been exceptional,

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ECS Jets and Friends of Puerto Rico delivers supplies to Puerto Rico

ECS Jets and Friends of Puerto Rico delivers supplies to Puerto Rico

Exclusive Charter Service Jets (ECS Jets) has partnered with Friends of Puerto Rico to deliver more than 250,000 pounds of supplies to Puerto Rico earlier this month. A chartered Boeing 747 landed at Aguadilla airport in the western part of

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The CJI Interview – Don Dwyer, Guardian Jet

The CJI Interview – Don Dwyer, Guardian Jet

CJI spent some time with Don Dwyer of Guardian Jet during NBAA 2017 to talk about the current state of the market, and asked him if is too early to talk about a recovery. In the video Dwyer explains that

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The CJI Interview – Janine Iannarelli, Par Avion

The CJI Interview – Janine Iannarelli, Par Avion

During the NBAA, CJI caught up with Janine Iannarelli of Par Avion, to talk about the current market conditions, the ‘Trump Bump’ and whether it is too soon to talk about a recovery. Aside from noting that the recovery is

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