Rich Piellisch


Rich Piellisch has been covering industry segments and issues for Aviation Week since the late 1980s with an emphasis on Who Is Selling What to Whom in the United States, Europe and Asia.


Avfuel SAF for NBAA-Bound Jets

By Rich Piellisch Oct 21, 2019
Avfuel, citing “an effort to further carbon neutrality goals in the aviation industry,” teamed with its affiliated Avflight Salina FBO in Kansas to provide SAF – sustainable aviation (jet) fuel – for aircraft headed to NBAA-BACE 2019.

Flexjet at Dallas Love

By Rich Piellisch Oct 16, 2018
The Ohio-based fractional operator Flexjet is the first aviation tenant for TAC Air’s new Braniff Centre at Dallas Love Field.

TAC Air’s New FBO at Dallas Love

By Rich Piellisch Oct 16, 2018
TAC Air is touting history as it invests $140 million to refurbish a 60-year-old Braniff facility at Dallas Love Field (KDAL), resulting in a new FBO and a consolidating facility for fractional operator Flexjet. TAC Air cites the Texas Historic Commission as a partner as it repurposes a DalFort Aerospace building originally known as the Braniff Airlines Operations and Maintenance Base.